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  • Bicycle Camping

    For a complete list of these sites go to  Hiker-Biker sites or click on a particular bikeway then click on camping box on the far right to see camping by bikeway.
  • Oregon Scenic Bikeways


    Oregon Scenic Bikeways are the best of the best road biking in all of Oregon. Each Bikeway has printable maps, gps, cue sheets, ride descriptions and info on places to stay and eat. ​

  • Statewide Scenic Bikeways Map
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Scenic Bikeways Information and Resources Road Conditions

Organized Rides

Many of Oregon’s Scenic Bikeways have organized rides on all or part of the routes, complete with rest stops (snacks, water, and restrooms). Click here learn more about Scenic Bikeways organized rides.

 

Resources

Driver's Field Guide to Bikes

Check road conditions statewide at Tripcheck.com

 

Bikeway road conditions and construction information available from local road departments. Information below is not a complete list.

 

Many of the bikeways do not have cell service.

 

Bikeways are on roads with car and truck traffic. For car-free riding check out the Banks-Vernonia trail on the Tualatin Valley Bikeway and the Row River trail of the Covered Bridges Bikeway.

 

Road Construction and Conditions:

 

McKenzie Pass Scenic Bikeway: HIGHWAY 242 CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO FLOODING AND STORM DAMAGE – UNSAFE TO USE. In the future, ODOT will conduct major drainage and shoulder work once the road is opened again. The work will be done Monday through Thursday during which time the road will be closed to bicycles and pedestrians. Friday through Sundays, the road will be open to those uses but signs will remain warning of possible road hazards.

 

Covered Bridges Scenic Bikeway: At the Row River Trail portion of the bikeway near Cottage Grove, bikeway is only bikeable for three miles to the BLM portion of the trail, which is closed/inaccessible due to winter storm damage.

 

The Swinging Bridge on the Row River Trail segment of the Bikeway will be closed from May through September for construction to repair/enhance the bridge.


 

Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway: Construction at State Capitol State Park. Fencing and construction equipment is blocking the bikeway sign. Park is open. Ride through park to continue on Winter Street.

Keizer Chamber of Commerce is hosting  a community festival and will be closing Cherry Avenue in Keizer on Wednesday morning, May 15th through Sunday, May 19th. The Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway route will be blocked during this time, and there will be a detour route posted. If you are going north on Cherry the re-route will take you right onto Alder, left onto Brooks Avenue, left onto Manbrin then right to get back onto Cherry (reverse directions if you are going south).

 

Detour Map

 

How to pick the right Bikeway for you:
Oregon's State designated Scenic Bikeways are carefully picked from locally proposed routes to highlight the best of the best road cycling in Oregon. Each Bikeway is then categorized so you can find the right Bikeway for the kind of riding you want: Mild, Moderate, Challenging and Extreme.