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Commissioner Fish: New Forest Park singletrack ‘in the next 9 months’ – Updated

October 17th, 2012

Biking in Forest Park is finally set to improve.(Photo © J. Maus/BikePortland) City Commissioner Nick Fish, who oversees Portland Parks & Recreation, has just emailed stakeholders a progress report on bicycle access in Forest Park. The statement includes a commitment to build a new, bike-specific singletrack trail in the park within the next nine months. Read More »

A first for Forest Park singletrack plans: Opposition

October 28th, 2009

Former Parks Bureau staffer Gregg Everheart enjoys a rare piece of Forest Park single track.(Photos © J. Maus) Ever since citizen activist Frank Selker launched his grassroots campaign to garner support for more bicycle access in Forest Park, progress has followed at a steady clip. The community responded quickly, business support followed, and even City Read More »

Local shop commits $50,000 to Forest Park singletrack effort

April 6th, 2009

Universal Cycles storefront at NW 18th and Thurman.(Photos © J. Maus) Universal Cycles in northwest Portland has committed $10,000 a year for the next five years in order to help push local advocates and community leaders into creating more singletrack mountain bike trails in Forest Park. Universal general manager Mike Doolittle told me this morning Read More »

First look at Metro’s plans to build new singletrack trails north of Forest Park

November 17th, 2015

Take a closer look at the new trails.

Advocates line up to support singletrack in Metro parcels north of Forest Park

November 16th, 2015

The final meeting and singletrack trails have survived the planning process.

Commissioner Fish warms to more singletrack in Forest Park

February 25th, 2009

“My interest is not in studying this to death, it’s seeing what we can actually do…I am committed to finding ways to significantly expand our current inventory of singletrack trails.”— Nick Fish, Portland City Commissioner The idea of mountain bike access in Forest Park has been an issue for Portlanders for over two decades. Local Read More »

A loop for the gravel-curious: Gunners Lakes from Stub Stewart State Park

July 17th, 2019

A perfect loop from Stub Stewart if you want to try gravel riding.

A taste of ‘Gravel’ in the Tillamook State Forest

August 28th, 2018

Oregon history and adventure just 50 miles east of Portland.

Yes, those Private Property signs on Saltzman Road in Forest Park are legit

April 9th, 2018

It’s a public easement through private land. Be nice.

Crunch time for off-road cycling plan with all eyes on Portland Parks Board meeting

March 23rd, 2018

Finally, the plan we need. But will it be the plan we want?