Updating to 2018
Oregon Gran Fondo – June 2, 2018 This bike ride features 117-mile Gran, or 71-mile Medio routes and 40-mile Picollo all starting from downtown Cottage Grove. Depending on the route, the event has 2,000 to 8,000 feet of climbing. Part of the Oregon Triple Crown.
Pioneer Century — June 3, 2017 Formerly the Spring Century, this bike ride features a 100-mile route around the Champoeg, Canby, and Molalla areas. Four shorter options are available. Portland Wheelmen Touring club.
3 Rivers Race — June A bike ride around the Grande Ronde Valley in eastern Oregon to raise money to curb domestic violence in Union, Baker and Wallowa counties. Options of 80 or 100 miles (or a foot marathon/half-marathon).
Pedalpalooza — June – July, Four weeks of bike fun in and around Portland, the summer program features more than 100 bike events for kids, families and adults in Portland and Vancouver, Washington.
Joy Ride (Cycle Oregon) – June 9, 2018 Cycle Oregon’s one-day celebration of women and bikes. Three options of 16 to 65 miles through the Willamette Valley.
Strawberry Century Tour — June, 10, 2017 The bike tour features 8 options of various lengths and elevation gains on back roads of Linncounty and the Santiam and Calapooia rivers; sponsored by Santiam Spokes bicycle club
Crest the Cascades (Formerly Ride for 2 Rivers) — June 17, 2017 Established as the Ride for Two Rivers almost a decade ago, Crest the Cascades Ride offers some of the most spectacular scenery in central Oregon. Two options — 58 and 27 miles. Starts at Parks and Recreation building, Sisters.
Gorge Ride — June 17, 2017 The Friends of the Historic Columbia Highway presents this 38.5-mile round trip. Starts at the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center in The Dalles.
Great Owyhee Ride Against Hunger — June Starting at the historic railroad depot in downtown Ontario, the event includes options for a century, metric century, 50-miler and a short family ride. Proceeds go to Oregon Food Bank, Southeast Oregon Services.
Joyride — June 10, 2017 A bicycle ride geared to women presented by Cycle Oregon. Options of 16, 38, and 60 miles through wine country, starting in Dayton.
Tour de Fronds — June 17, 2017 Five bike ride options and an off-road route for mountain bikers highlight this event in Powers in southern Oregon. Road ride lengths of 30, 43, 61, 76, and 116 miles; the mountain bike route is 43 miles.
Columbia Century Challenge — June 17, 2017 Two loop options of 110 miles (7,000 feet) or 72 miles (6,000 feet) in NW Oregon. Starts in St. Helens.
Team NPF Cycle in the Willamette Valley — June 18, 2017 The ride beginning in Independence Park benefits the National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF). Options of 10, 30 & 62 miles, followed by lunch, refreshments and live music.
Petal Pedal — June 24, 2017 Three mileage options for bicycling around Silverton — 30, 62 or 100 miles. Mostly flat riding in the Willamette Valley with a hilly option to Silver Falls.
Northwest Tandem Rally— see July calendar for Washington state Four days of road riding on tandem bicycles around Salem. Numerous supported rides.
Prairie City Bicycle Invitational— Dozens of mountain biking routes in and around Prairie City. Located on the TransAmerica bike trail and considered a wonderful area for road and mountain bike riding.