Historic Columbia River Hwy State Trail to Rowena Crest Bike Ride, OR

Saturday, May 16, 2020

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Moderate: 3.5 miles | 600-ft elev. gain

Ride a section of the Historic Columbia River Highway (HCRH) State Trail with leader Dave Crout. We’ll start from Hood River and ride through the Mosier Twin Tunnels. We’ll continue through the town of Mosier after which we’ll begin our main ascent alongside blooming orchards and vineyards to Rowena Crest viewpoint for panoramic views before our return.

This is a paved ride, so mountain, road or electric bikes are fine. Participants to bring their own bike and gear.

Recommended bike ride items:

  • Helmet, required
  • Water
  • Snacks/energy food
  • Patch kit and spare tube
  • Sunscreen
  • First aid kit
  • Eye protection, sunglasses or clear lenses
  • Cycling multi-tool
  • Gloves
  • Lock
  • Cell phone
  • Cash or credit card

Please wear appropriate bike attire and bring your daypack with a lunch, snacks, water, and layers for protection against the elements. View the recommended 10+ Essentials List to help you pack.

Before this outing, make sure you understand our Hike Program Information & Guidelines.