The Trolley Trail is a rails-to-trails effort that uses the route of the Portland Traction Company’s streetcar line from Milwaukie through Oak Grove to Gladstone. 6.3K likes. Come explore the newest trail at North Clackamas Park! For a leafy stroll above the Clackamas, you can walk left to enter Charles Ames Memorial Park, named after a former Gladstone Fire Department Chief. The Trolley Trail is the name for the historic Portland Traction Company streetcar line right-of-way that stretches between the cities of Milwaukie and Gladstone. To claim your coin you must find a total of 10 caches, 7 from the required list below and 3 others of your choice in the North Clackamas area of Milwaukie, Happy Valley, Damascus, and Gladstone, and the surrounding unincorporated areas. Please. North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District (NCPRD) and Metro purchased the right-of-way in 2001 to be developed into a regional multi-use trail using a voter-approved bond measure designed to protect nature and help people enjoy it. Read More. The Trolley Trail – operated by NCPRD – is a popular multi-use trail that runs from Milwaukie to Gladstone and is heavily used by cyclists for recreation and commuting. The repair station includes all the tools necessary to perform basic bike repairs and maintenance. From the Stringfield Family Park Trailhead to Chief Charles Ames Memorial Park, the distance is 4.8 miles round-trip. The Trolley Trail has been flagged in … Cross Concord Road, and pass behind Oak Grove back yards before reaching a more industrial landscape. North Clackamas Parks & Recreation District, Oregon City, OR. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash. Learn more about the public-private partnership that made this project possible, here. This portion of the trail will run along the Portland-Milwaukie light rail line from River Road in Milwaukie to Park Avenue in Oak Grove. Existing Area (North Side of River) View to North of Portland Ave View of North Bank There has been some discussion about putting in a replacement for pedestrians and cyclists. At the junction with Oak Grove Boulevard, look left for an old timey mural juxtaposed with a scene from the African savanna! A pattern of green and white droplets decorates the MAX bridge above you. From the Milwaukie Riverfront Park Trailhead to the Stringfield Family Park Trailhead, it’s 7.0 miles round-trip. The new park and trail at the Boardman Wetlands in the Jennings Lodge community is now open for all to enjoy! Take a little loop around this small riparian park, crossing Boardman Creek on two footbridges. The bike repair station is the first along the Trolley Trail and is available to use free-of-charge. If you’ve ever ridden this path that runs from Milwaukie (Sellwood actually, if you include the new path on SE 17th) to Gladstone you might recall crossing through quaint downtown Oak Grove. The right-of-way was acquired in 2001 by Metro and the North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District. The Trolley Trail – operated by NCPRD – is a popular multi-use trail that runs from Milwaukie to Gladstone and is heavily used by cyclists for recreation and commuting. Photo courtesy North Clackamas Parks & Recreation District. The NCPRD Board of Directors and the County Commissioners (BCC) are one and the same. Reach the SE Park Avenue MAX Station with its small plaza and ornamental gazebo. Screwdrivers, Allen wrenches and box wrenches are provided so that cyclists can change a flat tire, adjust brakes and put air in tires. 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