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Ride the Cascades and Central Oregon (Aug 6-11)

August 6, 2017 @ 8:00 am - August 11, 2017 @ 5:00 pm


A fully supported scenic cycling adventure from BikeVentures Northwest

Ride the Cascades and Central Oregon – August 6 to 11, 2017

Are you looking for the ultimate cycling roads and scenic splendor? Do you want time to experience the journey and enjoy the destination? Would you like to stay in the finest accommodations and eat the best local cuisine? BikeVentures Northwest will provide this and more!

We are a carefree cycling adventure exploring the splendor of Oregon. Traveling by van, you get to choose your cycling start and finish each day. We depart from Portland and start riding in Estacada for six exquisite days of cycling concluding in Madras and then return by van to Portland. We’ll meet all your needs on the journey including luxurious accommodations, locally sourced food, gourmet breakfasts and dinners, and picnic lunches with rest stops along the route.

For details and registration information, see our website.

The Route

Six days of cycling with options from 206 to 292 total miles and 7,100 to 17,100 feet total elevation gain depending on your route

Day 1: Travel by van to Estacada and then bike to Breitenbush

Day 2: Quartzville Scenic Byway from Marion Forks to Sweet Home

Day 3: The Aufderheide from Westfir to Rainbow

Day 4: McKenzie Pass Scenic Bikeway from Belknap to Sisters

Day 5: Sisters to Smith Rocks Scenic Bikeway

Day 6: The Madras Scenic Bikeway and return by van to Portland


Breitenbush Hot Springs Retreat; Westfir Lodge; Belknap Hot Springs Lodge; Five Pines Resort in Sisters; Eagle Crest Resort.


The price includes all lodging, meals and transportation on this incredible six-day cycling adventure. Cost is $2,250 per person double occupancy or $2,600 single occupancy. A fifty percent deposit is due at booking and the remainder is due two months prior to the ride.

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About Your Tour Guide

Craig Smith, CEO for BikeVentures Northwest, has been a bike enthusiast all his life. He worked with Cycle Oregon on route planning and has participated in bike tours in Oregon and France. His event planning experience includes work with the Portland Saturday Market and the Oregon Country Fair and extensive work in the nonprofit sector.

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August 6, 2017 @ 8:00 am
August 11, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
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BikeVentures Northwest
2441 SEvSherman St
Portland, OR 97214 United States
(503) 789-4745


Craig Smith
(503) 789-4745

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