2019 Midweek Drive Silver Falls Loop

Summary:

Start at the French Prairie Rest Area on I-5 Southbound, leave the Interstate and drive through Willamette Valley to Silverton for a rest stop. After the break, leave Silverton and drive a loop around the Silver Falls State Park and arrive at Keizer Station for Lunch.

Original Date:

7/23/2019

Last Update:

N/A

Starting Point:

French Prairie Rest Area – Southbound
I-5, Aurora, OR 97002

Destination:

Rest Stop:
Coolidge McClaine Park
300 Coolidge St, Silverton, OR 97381

 

Lunch Stop:
Bargarten Bavarian Social Haus
6045 Keizer Station Blvd, Keizer, OR 97303

Tour Distance:

~81 Miles (24 Miles + 57 Miles) plus distance to Starting Point and Return Drive from Keizer

Driving Time:

~2 1/2 hours 

Scenic App:

This tour is in the ORPCA club library for the Scenic App.
There are 2 route parts titled:
7-23-19 Silver Falls Loop – Part 1
7-23-19 Silver Falls Loop – Part 2
Scenic User Guide

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2019 Midweek Drive to Troutdale

Summary:

Start at the End of Oregon Trail Parking lot in Oregon City. From there you take backroads to Dabney State Recreation Area at the Sandy River for a stop. Then you continue tothe Old Columbia River Highway, wind your way aup and down Larch Mountain Road and then through backroads to Troutdale for Lunch.

Tour Document:

Original Date:

5/14/2019

Last Update:

N/A

Starting Point:

End of Oregon Trail – Parking Lot
1726 Washington Street 
Oregon City, OR 97045

Destination:

Rest Stop:
Dabney State Recreation Area

Lunch Stop:
Ristorante Di Pompello
177 E Historic Columbia River Hwy, Troutdale, OR 97060

Tour Distance:

~92 Miles (31 Miles + 61 Miles)

Driving Time:

~2 1/2 hours 

Scenic App:

This tour is in the ORPCA club library for the Scenic App.
There are 2 route parts titled:
5-14-19 Midweek Drive Part 1
5/14-19 Midweek Drive Part 2
Scenic User Guide

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2019 May Arrive and Drive to McMinnville

Summary:

Start at Millers Homestead in Tualatin. First leg brings you along the Williamette River to the Magness Tree Farm in Sherwood for a first stop. From there the second leg takes a twisty northern loop around Newberg and brings you up to the Bald Peak State Park for a second stop. This final leg brings you down to McMinnville to the Golden Valley Brewery for Lunch.

Tour Document:

Original Date:

5/11/2019

Last Update:

N/A

Starting Point:

Miller’s Homestead
17933 SW McEwan Rd,
Portland, OR 97224

Destinations:

Rest Stop 1:
Mangess Tree Farm
31195 SW Ladd Hill Rd,
Sherwood, OR 97140

Rest Stop 2:
Bald Peak State Park
24730 SW Bald Peak Rd,
Hillsboro, OR 97123

Lunch Stop:
Golden Valley Brewery & Restaurant
4308, 980 NE 4th St,
McMinnville, OR 97128

Tour Distance:

~74 Miles (23 Miles + 27 Miles + 24 Miles)

Driving Time:

~2 1/2 hours 

Scenic App:

This tour is in the ORPCA club library for the Scenic App.
There are 3 route parts titled:
5-11-19 Arrive & Drive Part 1
5-11-19 Arrive & Drive Part 2
5-11-19 Arrive & Drive Part 3
Scenic User Guide

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2019 Cabin Fever Tour

Summary:

Start at the north end of the Hood River Bridge, climb up to the plateau above the Columbia River and wind your way to Richland for 2 nights at the Lodge at the Columbia Point. The second day leads on back rouds through the Palouse to the Weinhard Cafe in Dayton for Lunch, then to Walla Walla and then back to the hotel for dinner.

Original Date:

4/26/2019

Last Update:

N/A

Starting Point:

Heritage Plaza Park and Drive north of the Hood River Bridge

Destination:

Lodge at Columbia Point, Richland, Walla Walla

Tour Distance:

Day 1: 187.9 Miles (67.7 + 90.4 + 29.8 Miles)
Day 2: 235.5 Miles (32.3 + 28.2 + 65.9 + 109.1 Miles) 

Driving Time:

Day 1: ~ 4 hours
Day 2: ~ 6 hours

Scenic App:

This tour is in the ORPCA club library for the Scenic App.
There are 4 route parts titled:
2019 Cabin Fever Tour – Day 1 – Morning
2019 Cabin Fever Tour – Day 1 – Afternoon
2019 Cabin Fever Tour – Day 2 – Morning
2019 Cabin Fever Tour – Day 2 – Afternoon

For details on how to use Scenic please read the Scenic User Guide.

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Day 1 - Afternoon
Day 1 - Morning
Day 2 - Morning
Day 2 - Afternoon

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2019 Midweek Drive to Vernonia

Summary:

Start at the Fred Meyer Parking Lot in Hillsboro. From there climb up Cornelius Pass Road, turn onto Skyline Rd and wind your way down to Scappoose and then through many twists and turn to Vernonia for a rest stop at the Vernonia City Park Lake. Continue through Vernonia, take Timber road and follow it again with many twists and turn until you hit Highway 6 which takes you back to Highway 26 and to the destination at the Cornelius Pass Roadhouse for Lunch.

Tour Document:

Original Date:

4/23/2019

Last Update:

N/A

Starting Point:

Fred Meyer Parking Lot,
22075 NE Imbrie Dr, Hillsboro, OR 97124

Destination:

Rest Stop:
City Lake Park, Vernonia

Lunch Stop:
McMenamins Cornelius Pass Roadhouse,
4045 NE Cornelius Pass Rd, Hillsboro, OR 97124

Tour Distance:

~87 Miles (42.9 Miles + 44.7 Miles)

Driving Time:

~3 hours 

Scenic App:

This tour is in the ORPCA club library for the Scenic App.
There are 2 route parts titled:
4-23-19 Midweek Drive Vernonia Part 1
4-23-19 Midweek Drive Vernonia Part 2
Scenic User Guide

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2018 October Midweek Drive

Summary:

Start in the Parking Lot of the Lewis and Clark State Park in Troutdale. Fromt there wind your way over the Bull Run Rd to Lolo Pass and Hwy 26m continue passed the Timberline Exit and turn on Hwy 35 towards Hood River. Take Forest Road 48 for about 10 miles, turn onto Forest Road 43 what leads you back to Hwy 26. From there head down to the Rendezvous Grill in Welches for lunch.

Original Date:

October 2018

Pictures:

Last Update:

N/A

Starting Point:

Lewis and Clark State Recreation Site, Jordan Road, Troutdale, OR

Destination:

Rendezvous Grill, 67149, U.S. Hwy 26, Welches, Oregon

Tour Distance:

96.3 miles (3 hours)

Driving Time:

3 hours

Google Map:

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2018 Sausage Run to Mount Angel

Summary:

Start in the Parking Lot of the End of the Oregon Trail and wind your way on back-roads to Eagle Creek and after many turns to a stop at the Hardy Creek Trail head. After the rest stop find your way back along the Molala River and then turn towards Mount Angel. After twist and turn you finally arrive at the Glockenspiel Restaurant for some German Beer and Food!

Tour Document:

Original Date:

October 2018

Pictures:

Last Update:

N/A

Starting Point:

End of the Oregon Trail Parking Lot, Oregon City

Destination:

Glockenspiel Restaurant, Mount Angel

Tour Distance:

56.4 + 24.5 miles (90.9 miles)

Driving Time:

3 hours

Scenic App: 

This tour is in the Clubs Scenic Library. There are 2 parts named: 
2018 Sausage Run – Part 1
2018 Sausage Run-Part 2

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2018 Hoodland Scenic Tour

Summary:

Drive through Mount Hood National Forest to Timberline Lodge. Then continue to Lewis and Clark State Park in the Columbia River Gorge. Rest stops at Promontory Park and Frog Lake Snow Park.

Pictures:

Last Update:

N/A

Starting Point:

Clackamette Park – 1955 Clackamette Drive, Oregon City

Destination:

Timberline Lodge, then Lewis and Clark State Park

Tour Distance:

38.4 miles to Promontory Park|
61.8 miles to Timberline Lodge
53.4 miles to Lewis and Clark State Park

153.6 mi. total

Driving Time:

5+ hours

GPX: 

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2018 Midweek Drive to Astoria

Summary:

Start in the Parking Lot of Fred Meyer at Imbrie Road in Hillsboro. Take Hwy 26 to Timber Road and wind your way through forests and meadows to the Astoria Lake City Park. After the rest stop, continue on Hwy 47 to Hwy 220 and reach Astoria from the south-east along the Youngs River to 101 and shortly after pull into the parking lot of the delicious Bridge Water Bistro.

Original Date:

August 2018

Pictures:

Last Update:

N/A

Starting Point:

Fred Meyer Parking Lot at NE Imbrie Drive in Hillsboro

Destination:

Bridgewater Bistro, Astoria

Tour Distance:

38.5 + 61.7 miles (100.2 miles)

Driving Time:

3 hours

Scenic App: 

This tour is not yet in the Club’s Scenic Library. 

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2018 Summer Picnic

Summary:

Start in the Parking Lot of 24 Hr Fitness on Scholls Ferry and find your way through meadows and vineyards, hills and valleys, twist and turns to Bald Peak State Park for a rest stop. From here we drive on back-roads through the wine country and finally reach the Stoller Family Winery on top of a hill overseeing vineyards and Mt. Hood on the horizon.

Tour Document:

Original Date:

August 2018

Pictures:

Last Update:

N/A

Starting Point:

11100 Southwest Murray Scholls Place, Beaverton, OR

Destination:

Stoller Family Estate, Northeast McDougall Road, Dayton, OR

Tour Distance:

51 + 24.1 miles (75.1 miles)

Driving Time:

~2 1/2 hours

Scenic App: 

This tour is not yet in the Club’s Scenic Library. 

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