Come join me for a day of biking from the Manning Trailhead of the Banks Vernonia Rails to Trails bike trail to a fun easy going explore of Vernonia. We will start at 9:00 at the Manning Trailhead parking lot ride our bikes 15 miles of gradual elevation gain through pastoral fields and forest to Vernonia. In Vernonia we will stop for a picnic lunch and/or try a local eatery, with options to visit Muffy's Saddle Shoes Museum/store and visit the Pioneer museum, then on to Hawkins Park for a refreshing swim in the river!
Our ride will commence back via a gradual and rewarding downhill trail to Manning Trailhead. All events are free except lunch.
I would love to encourage carpooling and IF you are able to help carry someone else's bike, please indicate in the comments section.
Please bring: bike, water, snacks/lunch and/or $, small towel and swimsuit