Cycling & Mountain Biking

When cyclists roll into the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region they connect with pedal power! From the sparkling Pacific coastline, through the gentle Willamette Valley, and into the thrilling Cascade Mountains, Oregon's climate and topography is aptly suited for cycling.

LOCAL BICYCLING HIGHLIGHTS

  • Home to three of Oregon's official scenic bikeways and Oakridge's renowned mountain biking trails, this region is a delight to see from a bicycle seat.
  • An extensive network of bike paths and scenic bikeways
  • Numerous cycling and biking events
  • Plenty of bike-friendly lodging from campgrounds to hotels.
  • A local bike share program around downtown Eugene for short rides.
Oakridge, Oregon is often referred to as the mountain bike capital of the Pacific Northwest. Located in the heart of the Cascade Mountains,… More Info
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BRING YOUR BIKE

  • Take the Amtrak Cascades train with easy bike transport
  • Strap it on your RV or car
  • Check with individual airlines and the Eugene Airport about bike resources
  • Ship your bike via FedEx or UPS
  • Coordinate shipping with Bicycle Way of Life in Eugene - they even provide packaging and assembly services

GETTING AROUND BY BIKE

In Oregon, bicycles are subject to laws just like motorized vehicles. Please ride with the direction of traffic, use appropriate signals and obey traffic lights. Remember that bicycle riders under 16 are required to wear a helmet. Please see the Oregon Bicycling Manual (PDF) for more information.

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