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  1. Sherar’s Falls Scenic Bikeway

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Official Maps from Oregon Parks and Recreation Download map and cue sheet GPS Sherar’s Falls Scenic Bikeway GPS Route Description Sherar’s Falls Scenic Bikeway traverses the strikingly scenic high desert canyon of northern CentralOregon,…

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  2. The Dalles – Hood River Out and Back

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Start at Lewis/Clark Festival Park Mile Directions 0.0 Right onto Union Street 0.04 Left onto Riverfront Trail 0.79 Right onto Bargeway Road 1.6 Right onto Riverfront Trail (2.15 M) *Bike Fix-it…

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  3. The Dalles to Mosier & 7-Mile Loop

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Directions The Dalles to Mosier & Seven Mile Loop Start at Lewis/Clark Festival Park   Mile Directions 0.0 Right onto Union Street 0.04 Left onto Riverfront Trail 0.79 Right onto Bargeway Road 1.6 …

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  4. 8-Mile/15-Mile Road Loop – Long

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Note: This is a slightly longer loop thanthe shortversion. Start at Lewis/Clark Festival Park Mile Directions 0.0 Left onto Union Street 0.1 Left onto East 1st Street 0.7 Right onto Madison Street 0…

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  5. 8-Mile/15-Mile Road Loop – Short

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Note: This is a slightly shorterloop thanthelongversion. Start at Lewis/Clark Festival Park Mile Directions 0.0 Left onto Union Street 0.1 Left onto East 1st Street 0.7 Right onto Madison Street…

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  6. Oregon Outback Scenic Bikeway

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Official Maps from Oregon Parks and Recreation Download map and cue sheet Route Description The 90-mile Oregon Outback Scenic Bikeway is a wonderful cycling challenge filled with opportunities for wildlife viewing and quiet solitude. You’re…

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  7. Biking in Fort Stevens State Park Warrenton Oregon

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Directions Ft. Stevens State Park — ocean and Columbia River views. miles of great easy riding for adults and children; most is paved exclusive bike paths throughout the park and to the beaches, south jetty — miles of great…

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  8. Painted Hills Scenic Bikeway

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Official Maps from Oregon Parks and Recreation Download map and cue sheet GPS Painted Hills Scenic Bikeway GPS Route Description Bicycling through the Painted Hills reveals millions of years of history in the layers of earth, one color at a time.…

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  9. Triple Peak Challenge

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      Siskiyou Velo

    Directions to Start: You can start this ride anywhere in Ashland and ride it as an out-and-back. Description: Looking for a ride that will test your mettle? This is one of the toughest one-day climbing challenges in Oregon – and it features…

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  10. Wasco to Cottonwood Canyon

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Directions FROM PORTLAND: Travel I-84 east for approximately two hours/110 miles and exit at Biggs Junction. Turn south on Hwy 97 and follow the signs to Wasco (10 minutes). FROM CENTRAL OREGON/BEND: Travel north on Hwy 97 to Madras. Continue north…

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  11. Cascade Siskiyou Scenic Bikeway

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Rider Notification, June 5, 2017: The road surface is gravel at mile marker 12 on Green Springs Highway due to a slide. ODOT has only one lane open and has installed a signal light. All cyclists must stop and wait for a green light to proceed. Road…

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  12. Wild Rivers Coast Scenic Bikeway

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Official Maps from Oregon Parks and Recreation Download map and cue sheet Route Description A Wild and Scenic river, lush cranberry bogs, towering basalt sea stacks and vast ocean views await riders on the Wild Rivers Coast Scenic Bikeway. The 60…

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  13. Cascade Lakes Highway – Waldo Lake – Eugene

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    DESCRIPTION Spend your days swimming, hiking or biking and your nights under the clearest night skies and soaking in the warmest hot springs. From Bend bike out of the desert toward the Cascades. Spend a few nights among the alpine lakes; especially…

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  14. Alsea Falls Loop (Corvallis/OSU)

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Westward Exploration This route explores the western edges of the Willamette Valley, and even into the Coast Range a bit. The route passes in the shadow of majestic Marys Peak, enters the deep-forest setting of Alsea Falls, and returns via…

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  15. Aufderheide (Oakridge to Rainbow)

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Magic Carpet Ride This route is another of Oregon’s signature rides: Aufderheide Memorial Drive. This smooth and sinuous road unrolls in front of you like a black carpet through a lush green world. The babble of a running river (the route…

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  16. Halfway to Wallowa Lake

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Triple High-Pass This ride is a challenge. There are three feel em, three major climbs, plus a bonus hill for masochists. Leaving Pine Valley, you’ll climb into the Wallowas, passing through multiple vegetation zones, but relax…

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  17. Powers to Riddle

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Stairway to Heaven This is a quintessential Oregon forest ride. Climb gradually under a shady green canopy, alongside a boulder-strewn stream, then turn toward the sky for a sturdy climb past waterfalls, before smoothing out for a glide into…

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  18. Tygh Valley to Madras

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Cowboys and Indians This route includes plenty of the windy wide-open. After a good morning-legs climb leaving Tygh Valley, head to the Warm Springs Reservation for a taste of the high desert. Big rollers will make you appreciate gravity…

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  19. Smith Rock Loop

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    High Desert Highlights Start the morning taking in breathtaking views of Lake Billy Chinook. Cruise past rich agricultural tracks through Culver, and then test your vertigo looking over the steeply carved sides of Crooked River Canyon. From…

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  20. Downtown Portland to Champoeg Park

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Directions This route starts at the train station, but you could start from anywhere in the downtown area and get to the Eastbank Esplanade. This is a shorter route to get from downtown to the beginning of the Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway than…

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  21. Baker City to North Powder

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    This ride takes in yet another incredible Eastern Oregon road full of climbing, mountains and alpine streams. Thespectacular ridetraces its way around the Elkhorn Mountains and the historic mining town of Sumpter. At mile 29 you pass through…

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  22. Halfway to Baker City

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    On the road from Halfway to Baker City you can feel the history of the Oregon Trail and the settlers and native people who came this way centuries before us. This ride unwinds itself from the Wallowas into high desert sage brush and sunshine before…

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  23. Enterprise to Halfway

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    This ride starts in the shadows of the Wallowa Mountains. As you spin out from town the deep blue sky and quiet rural roads at the base of the Wallowas will make you consider dropping everything you have at home and moving to Enterprise. At mile 15…

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  24. Clarkston to Enterprise

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Climb up through high-altitude wheat farms to the tiny town of Anatone (mile 28, population 45) for lunch. From there, the climb continues a few more miles into cool evergreen trees before starting down the thrilling descent of the switchbacks on…

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  25. Eagle Crest Deschutes Loop

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      Ride Oregon Staff

    Directions This route starts at Eagle Crest Resort, but just as easily be started from Cline Falls State Park on the highway. A nice, fairly easy leg-stretcher that basically loops around the Deschutes River while crossing it twice. You have to…

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