“We had a fantastic time with our guide Buggy! She was super knowledgeable about the area and the biking was great! We would definitely recommend this tour to anyone visiting Portland!” -Elisabeth via Tripadvisor


Explore Portland like a local, WITH a local!  Portland is so much more than Downtown and its kooky TV portrayal. Get to know OUR Portland, its strange, fascinating, and often troubled history, and check out the best off-the-beaten-path gems on this scenic 2 hour bike tour of NE & N Portland, the epicenter of Portland culture! 
On neighborhood greenways and bike lanes, we'll explore the radical history, secret sights, ecology+geology, eccentricities, and unique culture of N & NE Portland's Alberta,  Woodlawn,  Mississippi, Overlook & Sabin neighborhoods--our favorite parts of the bike-friendliest town in America! 

We DO NOT go downtown and you won't hear the boring-old-white-dude version of Portland history!

You'll be an expert on Portland by the end of this leisurely-paced 10 mile bike tour that includes:

  • Portland CULTURAL and HISTORIC sites from 15,000 years ago to WWII to today. We have some seriously interesting, weird, and far out tales for you on this radical history tour!

  • We'll ride by some of the best coffee roasters, brewers, eateries, and places that you have to try before you leave!

  • Learn about the geological forces that shaped Portland and the Pacific NW!

  • URBAN FARMS with goats!

  • A community built TREE HOUSE!

  • Learn why Portland is as it is and its many changes!

  • See how Portlanders live IRL!

  • An enormous ROSE GARDEN (really, it's enormous)!

  • A few surprises and secrets along the way!

  • Rain gear if necessary


PRICE INCLUDES: 24hr bike rental and your favorite tour guide.  
10:30am EVERYDAY - Although we will do our best to accommodate walk-ins, RESERVATIONS are required by 5pm day before! 

Participants must be 13+, comfortable riding a bike, able to ride 10 miles, and feel comfortable riding on a safe route with occasional car presence.  

“Peter was the best guide I've had on a bike tour anywhere, and would highly recommend him! He took his time taking us around town and we got great insight into the culture of Portland.” -Kingsley S. via Tripadvisor

Frequently Asked Questions:

How fast do we ride?

Ideally we’ll go about 10-12mph. The faster we ride, the more we get to see!

Does this tour go downtown?

Nope, we explore NE and N Portland, the fun part of town where we live and play. Downtown is a downtown, best traveled on foot.

Do we end at the same location we started in?

Yup! We end back at the shop where you can score a La Croix and a rad EBR shirt to impress your friends back home.

Should I leave my guide a tip?

Yes, if they showed you a great time, you’re welcome to tip them!