Join us on an incredible biking tour through Oregon’s iconic Northern coastline and scenic Willamette Valley. You’ll visit historic Astoria, breathtaking Cannon Beach, Nature’s Playground on the Oregon Coast: Tillamook, along with rides through the Willamette Valley’s rolling hills and vineyards. The journey will be capped off with a visit to Oregon’s state capital, Salem, and an opportunity to bike out to a hidden gem in Oregon, Silver Falls State Park hiking by ten breathtaking waterfalls.
482 km / 300 mi
6 nights hotel included
Included: 5x Breakfast, 5x Lunch and 4 Dinners
Ride-friendly snacks and beverages throughout each day
Hybrid or alloy road bike rental included– carbon road bike or E-bike available for an upgrade fee
Services of professional trip leader(s)
Van support during the trip & porterage service
Tour operators T-shirt, wool socks, water bottles & luggage tags
night before or after tour not included.
Deposit $750 pp.
Easy = untrained, normal physical condition Moderate = regular cyclist, good condition Challenging = experienced, well trained
Guided = with cycling guide(s) - support van Self Guided = individual - directions+maps
80-100 km / 50-62 mi
482 km / 300 mi
Deluxe = 4-5 star hotel or excellent B&B Basic = 1-2 star hotel/motel or B&B Camping = tent, sports hall or campus
Deluxe, full board
Daily luggage transfers
07 Jul 2019 - 13 Jul 2019
With 4 or more participants also available for private tour
We carry mostly Cannondales with some Specialized. Out full carbon bikes have either Ultegra or 105
upgrade hybride E-bike
If you travel alone a single supplement is charged. With some group tours you can avoid a single supplement by sharing a room with another rider.
Day 1: Welcome to Oregon
We’ll transfer from Portland to Astoria, sitting at the mouth of the Columbia River this small town is where Lewis & Clark spent the last winter of their expedition west before returning home. We’ll set out on a beautiful ride along the banks of the Columbia River to Fort Stevens State Park where you can see the mighty Columbia River meet the Pacific Ocean and explore the bike trails within the park. After our ride we will discuss logistics and raise a toast towards a great week ahead at our dinner in downtown Astoria.
Miles 30 - 35, Meals included: Lunch & Dinner
Day 2: Astoria to Cannon Beach to Tillamook
This morning we will visit Lewis & Clark National Historical Park to get insight into this epic expedition and their home at Fort Clatsop during the winter of 1805. Afterwards we will continue along the Lewis & Clark River on a beautifully forested road to Seaside, Oregon for lunch. Our ride this afternoon will take us along the coast to Cannon Beach and through a number of state parks with stops along the way to take in the amazing scenery and snap some photos before arriving in Tillamook. Depending on what time we arrive we may be able to visit the famous Tillamook Cheese Factory.
Miles: 60- 65, Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
DAY 3: Tillamook to Lincoln City
As we continue down the coast we will ride on the Three Capes Scenic Route full of spectacular vistas and Oregon’s shortest lighthouse at Cape Meares. You are free to grab lunch on the go in Pacific City and ride out to Bob Straub State Park to enjoy your lunch on the beach. In the afternoon we will ride through a National Wildlife Refuge and National Forest before arriving in Lincoln City for two nights. Later tonight we’ll gather for another group dinner.
Miles 55- 60, Meals included: Breakfast & Dinner
DAY 4: Take a Hike
Set aside the bikes and explore both the coastal and interior sections of Siuslaw National Forest. In the morning the group will head to Drift Creek Falls for a three-mile round-trip hike to a 65-foot waterfall including a 240- foot suspension bridge. After lunch in Lincoln City we will head to the coast for the Hart’s Cove trail to enjoy breathtaking views along this five-mile round-trip hike to this seaside cove featuring a waterfall falling into the Pacific Ocean.
Optional hikes miles: 8, Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
DAY 5: Lincoln City through Willamette Valley to Salem
We will make our way from the coast through the Willamette Valley into Oregon’s state capital, Salem. We will stop along the way for a lunch at Left Coast Cellars, sitting on 1000 acres of beautiful vineyards and ancient oaks, followed by a ride and possible short hike in Baskett Slough National Wildlife Refuge. After we arrive take the afternoon to relax and wander the historic streets of Salem including the gorgeous grounds around the state capitol building and stop by one of the many tasty restaurants for dinner independently.
Miles: 60 -65, Meals included: Breakfast & Lunch
DAY 6: Silver Falls State Park
One of the hidden secrets of Northern Oregon is Silver Falls State Park. Our ride this morning is about 25 miles out to the park through rolling hills as you head east from Salem. Once we reach the park you will have the option enjoying your packed lunch on a 3, 5, or 7-mile hike passing by up to 10 waterfalls. After our exploration in Silver Falls State Park we will return to Salem for a farewell dinner and share the highlights and memories made.
Miles: 50 - 55, Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
DAY 7: Ride around the Vineyards
We will hop on our bikes one last time to ride through the valley to Willamette Mission State Park and back to Salem. We will have an opportunity to shower and pack up before we grab lunch together we will drive north to catch evening flights from Portland.
Miles: 25, Meals included: Breakfast & Lunch
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