Friendly Bike Camping: Thunder Island (Gresham)
June 3, 2017 at 9:00 am
In Oregon, a bicycle is legally considered a vehicle, and the same Oregon road laws apply. Please “be seen” and practice safe riding. Vehicle traffic, farm equipment and narrow shoulders exist on many Oregon roads, and you may find that construction projects, traffic or other events may cause road conditions or signage to differ from the map results, ride descriptions and directions. For travel options plus weather and road conditions, visit tripcheck.com, call 511 (in Oregon only), 800.977.6368 or 503.588.2941. Routes listed on this website are for informational purposes and intended as a reference guide only.
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We Ride at 9:30 or once all confirmed have arrived. We should be back by 4pm on Sunday
Come join a friendly group of bike camping enthusiasts for a bike camping adventure out to Cascade Locks. Why is it amazing you ask? Historic Columbia River Highway bike path from Troutdale to Cascade Locks makes for an amazing day of biking. This is an intermediate level trip involving hills and a crazy set of stairs. This 50mi each way bike ride will be one to remember. Camping on Thunder Island in Cascade Locks ($12/per tent, payable the day of). Special permission has been granted to our group to allow us to camp. Many food options are available in Cascade Locks.
Bike Touring: https://www.adventurecycling.org/resources/how-to-department/bicycle-travel-basics/bike-touring-101/