This ride offers up beautiful city and country scenery. Distance: 36.2mi total. Elevation gain: 1,073 vertical feet. Duration: as long as you want.

Starting and ending at Drake Park in the heart of downtown Bend, the Twin Bridges Loop is one of the most popular and scenic road cycling routes in Central Oregon.

The Twin Bridges Loop covers 36 miles of rolling terrain and offers breathtaking views of the snow-capped Cascade mountains, rolling forests, and inspiring high desert terrain. You can't come to Bend, with riding in mind, and not do this ride.

Don't forget to grab some much need beer and food at Riverbend Brew Co.

Detailed Route

Photos: Craig Moe Baker County Tourism

Pack List

  • All cycling gear
  • Water
  • Snacks
  • Camera/ phone
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Activities Cycling
Skill Level Beginner
Season Spring, Summer, Autumn
Features
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby
Groups
Scenic

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