Come try out one of our rides. Membership is not required to try us out! We just ask that you follow our safety protocols. E-bikes are also welcome!
In addition to being Portland’s premiere bicycle club, Portland Bicycling Club promotes cycling in youth and in the community by giving to several non-profits and donating time to such organizations as the Community Cycling Center, the Friends of the Historic Columbia River Highway, Bikes for Humanity, and the Street Trust.
A little warmer, a little drier, a little more sunshine…winter is waning and spring is on the horizon. Of course, in the Pacific Northwest it can be challenging to distinguish spring from winter some days. We cyclists tend to start plotting our summer riding season early. There are so… Read More
Portland Bicycling CLUB. I often dwell on the word CLUB because I think it’s important. CLUB: an association or organization dedicated to a particular interest or activity Our interest or activity is bicycling. That’s what we are all about. That’s why we exist. Our club, thanks to its zealous members, has a bike… Read More
Greetings! Ann Morrow here, your newly elected president. I have been a Portland Bicycling Club member since 1992. I try to lead a few rides each month but can’t compete with Bud Rice or Chuck Dorr! I ran for the office of president because of my history with the club. Read More
The end of my term is drawing near, and I wanted to express my thanks to all the wonderful people who have supported me during this past year. We have a strong board, and I know the future is bright. This year my goal was to make the bike… Read More
Volunteering is a cornerstone of vibrant communities, and organizations like the Portland Bicycling Club rely heavily on the dedication and passion of volunteers. Among these, serving on the executive board holds a special significance. This article delves into the reasons why volunteering for the board is crucial, exploring the… Read More
Safety Tips for Riding in Wet Conditions. Riding your road bike in the rain can be both exhilarating and challenging. While wet conditions can pose certain risks, with the right preparation and safety measures, you can enjoy a safe and enjoyable ride even when the skies open up. Read on,… Read More
The Vital Role of Proper Hydration, Electrolytes vs. Water, and Recognizing Danger Signs. Road bike riding is a thrilling and invigorating way to explore the world, challenge your limits, and stay fit. However, whether you’re a seasoned cyclist or a beginner, understanding the importance of proper hydration is crucial… Read More