home

Pedalpalooza 2006

143 events in 17 days! – 50 ride reports and posts – 126 photos

Browse my story archives, ride reports, and photos below.


Created with Paul’s flickrSLiDR.
View static gallery.



feed iconSubscribe to RSS Feed for this section
Heat no match for Bike Fair fun

Posted on June 26th, 2006 at 8:58 am.

I can’t think of a more fitting end to Pedalpalooza than thousands of people coming together at Saturday’s Multnomah County Bike Fair at Colonel Summers Park. At the peak of the day, fair organizers counted 1250 bicycles scattered throughout the park! Despite a sweltering sun the competitions rocked and all the booths were packed with Read More »

Bike Fair caps final day of Pedalpalooza

Posted on June 24th, 2006 at 7:21 am.

[Good times at last year's Bike Fair.] It’s the last day of Pedalpalooza and all eyes turn to the big and wonderful Multnomah County Bike Fair. Today is your chance to observe and participate in bike fun culture at its finest. Where else can you watch clowns ride tall bikes, meet the Sprockettes, compete in Read More »

Pedalpalooza Daily – 6/23

Posted on June 23rd, 2006 at 1:36 am.

[Pedalpalooza runs from 6/8 - 6/24 and is organized by Shift to Bikes. View the full schedule here and get the latest ride reports here.] I can’t imagine Pedalpalooza ending with more of a bang! Starting with Breakfast on the Bridges, then a museum tour, a BikeStation site tour, the Pirate Pedal, and a ride Read More »

My first Pedalpalooza ride!

Posted on June 22nd, 2006 at 12:09 pm.

[Waiting for the train.]Photo by taisau Last night I led my first Pedalpalooza ride! I’ve been so inspired by all the creative and fun rides I’ve been on that this year I finally decided to lead my own. My ride, I called it the “Communified Ride” wasn’t especially creative or amazing or anything. Besides just Read More »

Pedalpalooza Daily – 6/22

Posted on June 22nd, 2006 at 1:38 am.

[Pedalpalooza runs from 6/8 - 6/24 and is organized by Shift to Bikes. View the full schedule here and get the latest ride reports here.] Two especially awesome rides today. First the Bike Kiss-in! Check out last year’s report…it’s just what it sounds like! And you should definitely check out the Transportation Geeks Ride. Back Read More »

Report: Architecture Ride

Posted on June 21st, 2006 at 7:48 am.

More 2006 Pedalpalooza coverage View the full calendar of events. Now this is a ride I wish I’d been on. Thanks to Aaron for the report and photos (unfortunately he got a silly ticket while on the ride!):

Report: Father’s Day Trailer Kids Park Tour

Posted on June 21st, 2006 at 7:29 am.

More 2006 Pedalpalooza coverage View the full calendar of events. On this ride, the number of kids almost equaled the number of grown-ups! Thanks to ride leader Patrick for this report and photos:

Report: Heritage Tree Tour

Posted on June 21st, 2006 at 7:24 am.

More 2006 Pedalpalooza coverage View the full calendar of events. Emily is famous for her Heritage Tree Tours and she submitted this report on her most recent one:

Report: MTB ride and BBQ

Posted on June 21st, 2006 at 7:03 am.

More 2006 Pedalpalooza coverage View the full calendar of events. 15 people their way up to the bike-friendly Skyline Tavern for this mountain bike ride. Here’s a little report and a group photo sent in by PUMP’s Roger Louton:

Report: Sexy Cyclists Ride

Posted on June 21st, 2006 at 6:57 am.

More 2006 Pedalpalooza coverage View the full calendar of events. Sorry folks, but so far no photos have surfaced from this ride.. Here are some photos. Big thanks to Jacque Authier for leading the ride and providing this report:

- Daily bike news since 2005 -
BikePortland.org is a production of
PedalTown Media Inc.
321 SW 4th Ave, Ste. 401
Portland, OR 97204

Powered by WordPress. Theme by Clemens Orth.
Subscribe to RSS feed


Original images and content owned by Pedaltown Media, Inc. - Not to be used without permission.