Cedar Hills to Sylvan Hills

CYCLE PORTLAND, ROAD RIDE, CEDAR HILLS TO SYLVAN HILLS In one direction this is an exhilarating downhill bike ride from beautiful Washington Park to the shopping centers of Cedar Hills Boulevard along a car-free bike path that parallels. Taking the route in the opposite direction provides a great hill climbing training bike ride up to Washington Park at the top of the West Hills where the Oregon Zoo, the World Forestry Center, Hoyt Arboretum, and the Children’s Museum are located. The bike path is wide and separated from both the residential areas on one side and the highway on the other. Expect to find cyclists of all ages using this bike path as their preferred way to avoid the street traffic of alternative routes. Side Trip Oregon Zoo, World Forestry Center, Children’s Museum, Hoyt Arboretum, Japanese Garden, and the International Rose Garden. FOOD AND DRINK There are restrooms at Washington Park, and numerous places to purchase snacks, water, and other supplies in several shopping centers along Cedar Hills Boulevard and at the Beaverton Transit Center. There are restrooms and drinking fountains along Cedar Hills Boulevard at the public parks. ACCESS By car, take U.S. 26 west to exit 714 to merge onto SW Canyon Road, turn right onto SW Lombard Avenue to Beaverton Transit Center MAX station. On-street parking. By public transportation, from downtown Portland board the TriMet MAX Red line toward the airport or the Blue line toward Gresham.
Ride type:
Mountain biking
Road riding
Kid friendly
Rail Trail
Difficulty: Beginner (Green)
Ride Duration: <1 hr
Fitness Level: All
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): 10.7
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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