Multnomah Falls – Directions

Length: 65 Miles
Direction: Counter Clockwise
Elevation Gain: 3105 ft
Highest Point: 881 ft
Recommended Gearing: 39X23

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Tips for the ride: Bring a camera and something to keep your jaw from dropping. That increases wind resistance.


-Start at Mt Tabor Park on SE 76th Ave and Hawthorne Blvd. If you’re riding to the start of the ride from downtown, look up our commuting routes for quiet roads to get to the start.

-Proceed East on Hawthorne Blvd

-Cross 82nd Ave to stay on Hawthorne Blvd

-Right on 84th Ave

-Left on Clay St

-Right on 85th Ave

-Left on Market St

-Right on 92nd Ave

-At Knapp St turn Left onto Springwater Corridor Bike Path

-Follow Path for several miles. If detour required on Circle Ave, follow the road around to return to Springwater Path at Jenne Rd

-Exit Path at crosswalk light and turn Left onto Eastman Pkwy/Towle Ave

-Eastman Pkwy becomes 223rd Ave

-Right on Stark St

-Right on Historic Columbia River Hwy (also Crown Point Hwy)

-Follow Historic Hwy to Multnomah Falls

-Turn around and return along Columbia River Hwy

-Right on Bell Rd

-Right on Columbia River Hwy

-Left to stay on Columbia River Hwy over Sandy River

-Right on 257th Dr/Graham Rd

-Pass under I-84 and then turn Left on Frontage Rd

-Keep Right to merge onto Marine Dr

-Upon reaching I-205, turn left onto I-205 Bike Path

-Use crosswalk to cross Killingsworth/Sandy Blvd

-Turn Right and use crosswalk onto sidewalk along Killingsworth

-After passing motel on your left, turn Left to stay on I-205 Bike Path

-Follow path through Maywood Park neighborhood continuing to Glisan St

-Cross Glisan St and turn Left onto Glisan

-Turn Right on 97th Ave

-Cross Burnside St and turn Right onto sidewalk proceeding West over I-205

-After crossing I-205 immediately turn Left onto the I-205 Bike Path

-Right on Market St

-Right on 85th Ave

-Left on Clay St

-Right on 84th Ave

-Left on Hawthorne Blvd

-Cross 82nd Ave to stay on Hawthorne Blvd

-Follow Hawthorne back to start



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