Newsletter Articles

Member Memories: Biking Vacation in Tucson, Arizona
May 1, 2019

For the fifth year, Elaine and I traveled to Tucson, Arizona, to join 15-20 fellow club members for some terrific bicycling.  Under the always helpful tutelage of Roger Harris (a Portland snowbird who resides in Tucson for five months of the year), ably assisted by John and Karyn Mardis… Read More

Photos on Social Media
May 1, 2019

RtB Training: Tualatin to Iowa Hill   Find more by clicking on these links: Facebook April Photo Album Photos on Instagram Dust Off the Touring Equipment and Tuesday AM Spin  … Read More

Mid-Year Elections Coming in June
May 1, 2019

I can hear those eyes roll at the mention of another vote, but this is our annual no frills mid-year election to fill the board positions on the mid-year rotation. At the June club meeting the positions listed below will be open. Members interested in being considered to fill… Read More

Springwater Corridor Trail Closures
May 1, 2019

Have you ever wondered what Portland is going to do with some worn-out bridges and decking on the Springwater Corridor Trail? Now we know. There will be two temporary closures for bridge replacement and repair this year. Detours will be signed. The section between SE Johnson Creek Boulevard and SE… Read More

Jim O’Horo Memorial Columbia Gorge Explorer
May 1, 2019

Jim O’Horo (featured in center) Our annual tour of the Columbia River Gorge is coming up! The Friday before the weekend, May 24, will see a bunch of riders (38 as I write this) heading out on a loaded tour from Vancouver to Stevenson, Washington, and points east,… Read More

Welcome Rides
May 1, 2019

You may notice that May brings WELCOME RIDES back to our monthly ride schedule. Routes include enticing names such as “Eastside Neighborhood Loop,” “Around the Compass Explorer,” “Willamette River Ride,” and “Explore Vancouver (WA not BC).”  These rides will run from May through September. There are four ride leaders: Tom… Read More

Upcoming Meetings
May 1, 2019

The Club Member Meeting will be held on Thursday, May 2, at 7:00 p.m., at All Saints Episcopal Church. Members and non-members are welcome to attend. Several short presentations are planned: Steven Van Wechel will tackle the Salmon Cycling Classic in Wilsonville; Jan Steinbock will provide information on… Read More