Milwaukie History Bike Ride

Milwaukie History Bike Ride

MILWAUKIE HISTORY BIKE RIDE In the early 1840’s pioneers traveling west to the Oregon Territory discovered dense timberland, fertile soil and abundant water resources on the banks of the Willamette River. There, the settlers found Milwaukie (1847), which became a...
Elk Rock Island

Elk Rock Island

ELK ROCK ISLAND Submitted By Lisa Batey: This link is to an Oregonian article from November 1916 when the dance hall burned down. It refers to “Rock Island” as the “Willamette River summer resort”, which is consistent with what I’ve always been told that the older...
The Trolley

The Trolley

THE TROLLEY LINE The six mile Trolley Trail runs north-south, passing residential neighborhoods, retirement communities, parks and business districts along the way. The Trolley Trail is located within a former Portland Traction Co. streetcar line right-of-way. The...