Beaverton, Banks and Beyond Bicycle Tour 2014

Scenic, Fully Supported Portland Farm Country Bike Tour hosted by the NWBSC
Sat. Aug 23, 2014
7:00am to 4:00pm

Beaverton, Banks and Beyond Bicycle Tour 2014

Hosted by NW Bicycle Safety Council and Papa’s Pizza Parlor


Whether you are a novice or advanced rider on a road or mountain bike we have a ride option for YOU!  

This scenic, moderately challenging 100-mile86-mile64-mile, and 32-mile bike tour explores beautiful farmlands as you wind through the country roads of North Plains and work your way toward the paved Banks-Vernonia State Trail in Banks, which is rider-friendly to both road and mountain bikes.


Online registration is only $25 before May 25th, 2014! 

  • After May 25th, online registration returns to $30. Day-of-Ride Registration $40


                Click here to register

Ride Details


All rides depart from Papa’s Pizza Parlor located in Beaverton, Oregon (just west of Portland). This is a fully supported ride with rest stops every 10-15 miles.

  • 32 miles – Turn around at Roy, right after a relaxing full service rest stop in North Plains. If you have ordered a meal, it awaits you at Papa’s Pizza.
  • 64 miles – After leaving Banks rest stop, this metric century turns around at the Hill Top Day Use area and rest stop at Stub Stewart State Park, on the Banks – Vernonia trail. Refuel here before returning to Papa’s Pizza for your special ordered meal.
  • 86 miles – After a hearty snack at Hill Top, continue to Anderson Park in the City of Vernonia at the north end of the 21-mile paved Banks – Vernonia trail for more refueling. Then return for your special ordered meal at Papa’s Pizza.
  • 100 miles – Explore new areas beyond Vernonia as you proceed toward the finish line back at Papa’s Pizza, where your special ordered meal will be ready for you.

Ride Schedule:

Color route maps will be provided at the start location. Route will be marked with “Dan Henry’s”.

  • Day of registration and check-in opens at 7:00 a.m.
  • 100- and 86-mile courses open at 7:00 a.m.
  • 64-mile course opens at 8:00 a.m.
  • 32-mile course opens from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
  • Course closes at 4:00 p.m.
  • Helmets required!

Elevation Profile-100 Mile Route


Proceeds benefit NW Bicycle Safety Council’s educational
outreach program to fit kids, families, and communities
with helmets at no charge.

Thank you for joining us.

For more information about the NWBSC, please visit:

President, NW Bicycle Safety Council
Bruce Buffington