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SWTrails Annual Meeting Thursday, February 28

Please attend SWTrails’ Annual Meeting on Thursday Feb 28, at 7 PM in the Watershed building in Hillsdale.  We will be holding an election for six (6) board members. If you are interested in serving as a Board member, please notify SWTrails … Continue reading

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SWTrails Monthly Walk Saturday, March 9

The March walk will be led by Dave Manville (this is the walk that was cancelled in February due to snow).  It will be out in the Ashcreek, Crestwood and Maplewood neighborhoods. This will be a 6.7 mile hike with 250 … Continue reading

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Maricara Park work party: turnpike accomplished!

The ground was frozen, but a SWTrails crew of 8 folks put in a 32 foot turnpike aka raised trail over a mud pit on SW Trail #5 heading through the park. We also added gravel to an additional 30 … Continue reading

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SW Naito crossing discussions

Thank you to Commissioner Eudaly Commissioner Eudaly recently wrote a note to South Portland Neighborhood Association (SPNA) and the Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) about the much needed but frequently delayed safe crossing of SW Naito at SW Whitaker. The … Continue reading

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SWTrails Monthly First Thursday Work Party, February 7

SW Trails monthly first Thursday Work Party for February 7th 2019 will be at Maricara Park  from 9am until Noon.  We will meet at SW 30th and SW Maricara at the Park West Entrance (see link below). This is our … Continue reading

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SWTrails February Stroll & Coffee Saturday, February 16

Please join SWTrails on Saturday, February 16, for its monthly “Stroll and Coffee” walk. The “Stroll and Coffee” walk is designed to offer a walking opportunity that is shorter than our traditional hike and ends with a stop for coffee … Continue reading

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SWTrails Monthly Walk Saturday, February 9

The February walk will be led by Dave Manville.  It will be out in the Ashcreek, Crestwood and Maplewood neighborhoods. This will be a 6.7 mile hike with 250 ft elevation changes and some rolling terrain. We will carpool from Wilson … Continue reading

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SWTrails Monthly Meeting Thursday, January 24, 7-8:30 pm

We meet in the Watershed apartment building in Hillsdale, 6388 SW Capitol Hwy. (parking is available in the shopping center across the street) in their community conference room on the main floor next to the central outdoor courtyard next to … Continue reading

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SW Multnomah and Garden Home intersection safety improvements

An open house is scheduled for January 17th from 6:00 to 8:30pm at the Garden Home Rec Center, 7475 SW Oleson Rd, by the Portland Bureau of Transportation, to discuss design options for safety improvements at SW 69th and Garden … Continue reading

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SWTrails PDX January Stroll & Coffee Saturday, January 26

SWT PDX Stroll and Coffee Please join Southwest Trails on Saturday, January 26, for its monthly “Stroll and Coffee” walk. The “Stroll and Coffee” walk is designed to offer a walking opportunity that is shorter than our traditional hike and … Continue reading

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