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Ride Previewpv icon sat rideTHIS WEEK'S SATURDAY RIDE

Above the Floods 1 v2

36.3 miles - 826 feet

The route this week is Above the Floods 1 v2 (36.3 miles and 826 feet).  Looking at the weather forecast this seems an appropriate ride to try and run again - as flooding might be real. The route is designed to stay on higher ground - i.e. above the traditional WA County flood areas.  It’s a clockwise loop out through Forest Grove and back.  We head out 229/231 Ave’s and then past Century High.  We take Davis to River Rd, followed by Rood Bridge and Burkhalter to the Golf Course (restrooms).  Then it’s a short climbing loop on Iowa Hill, Nursery, Hergert, and Blooming Fern Hill Rd back to Golf Course Rd.  We continue on Golf Course Rd, taking a left onto Heather (before Cornelius).  This allows us to get to OR 47 - and bypass any potential flooding by Fernhill Wetlands.  We follow Heather > Mountain View > 19th and onto OR47.  We then follow Martin to Verboort.  The last stretch is the routine Wren - Hornecker - Evergreen.  The forecast for this Saturday looks to be temperatures in the low-to-mid 40’s with light rain - and I’m sure the roads will continue to have storm debris and gravel - so gear up for that.

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