Heritage Tree Tour

CYCLE PORTLAND, ROAD RIDE, HERITAGE TREE TOUR The bike ride begins at Wellington Park where you’ll find a wonderful shaded start to your journey. You will meander through history as you visit some of the oldest, rarest, and most unusual trees in Portland located in picturesque neighborhoods. Most of the Heritage Trees are located on private property and bear a plaque that identifies them by name. To learn more about Heritage Trees in Portland, visit the Urban Forest section of the Parks and Recreation web site at www.portlandonline.com In addition to taking the time to visit all the trees on this route, you’ll be riding very close by several parks including Normandale Park, Rose City Park, and Frazer Park all of which offer ample opportunity to stop and enjoy a picnic during your neighborhood tour. FOOD AND DRINK There are restrooms and drinking fountains at Wellington Park. Though there are many opportunities for food and drinks only short distances from this route, there are none on the route you will travel to visit the noted Heritage Trees. ACCESS By car, take the Morrison Bridge, left on SE Grand Avenue, right on NE Fremont Street, left onto NE 66th. On-street parking. By public transportation, take Bus #12 toward Gresham Transit Center to NE Sandy and 67th Avenue (stop #5118) and walk to NE 67th Avenue.
Ride type:
Mountain biking
Road riding
Kid friendly
Rail Trail
Difficulty: Beginner (Green)
Ride Duration: <1 hr
Fitness Level: Varied
Shared Bike Path - Paved
Shared Bike Path - Dirt
On-Road Bike Lane
Off-Road - Fire Trail
Off-Road - Rail Trail
Off-Road - Single Track
Off-Road - Downhill
Estimated Distance (Kms): 14.8
First Aid
Bike hire facilities
Bike servicing
Accessible by bike
Accessible by car
Accessible by public transport
Accessible by shuttle / uber
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