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SW Trails Walk Saturday, October 13

The  October 13 walk will be led by Rick Kappler.  We will meet at Wilson High School and car pool to the side of Council Crest Park, on SW Talbot Rd. just west of Greenway Ave. We will then walk down … Continue reading

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From the Portland Bureau of Transportation’s Ask Mrs. Trails blog

Ask Mrs. Trails: Mary Moerlins Mary is a SW resident who lives on Trail #7 and thoroughly enjoys it as a nature enthusiast. Recently, we talked to her about the importance of trails in her neighborhood.  Could you tell us who … Continue reading

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4T Trail Work Party Thursday, September 6

Thursday September 6, Work Party with Portland Parks Bureau 9 am: meet at the 4T/Marquam Trail crossing Greenway Ave, below Council Crest (park at Council Crest); work on tread maintenance and armoring along the 4T Trail from Council Crest to … Continue reading

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SW Urban Trails Walk Saturday, September 8

The September walk will be led by Sharon Fekety.  From Wilson High School we will walk down the Iowa Trail to SW Corbett St. where we will go north to cross Barbur Blvd. on Hamilton St. to Intersect SW Terwilliger … Continue reading

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2 Work Parties This Weekend, Saturday 8/25 and Sunday 8/26

Saturday, August 25: look for Don or Lee (pictured above) at Wilson High School, just east of the food carts. Work party runs from 9 am to noon (lunch provided) to continue to improve the north side of Wilson where our … Continue reading

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SW Trails Monthly Meeting Thursday August 23rd, 7:00-8:30 pm

Our next SW Trails Board and Community meeting will be Thursday, August 23rd, from 7:00 pm until 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).  … Continue reading

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Join SWTrails in Multnomah Days Parade 10 AM Saturday August 18

Join SWTrails Volunteers in walking in the Multnomah Days Parade on Saturday August 18th. By 9:45 meet Hans, the fellow in the photo, who will be holding a SWTrails sign somewhere south of the bridge over Multnomah Blvd preparing to walk in the short … Continue reading

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SW Trails Monthly Walk August 11, 2018

Saturday, August 11, 9:00 am The August walk will be led by Hans and Jette Steuch. We will start our walk by carpooling to Brugger St near Lewis and Clark College. Starting at Brugger Street we will head north on … Continue reading

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SW Trails Work Party Thursday August 2nd

SW Trails monthly first Thursday Work Party for August 2nd 2018 will be on the 4T trail over at Patton Rd and Humphrey Blvd from 9AM until Noon. This is the section of the trail that goes down and over to ZOO but … Continue reading

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Thursday July 26 Picnic/Meeting

It’s time to mark your calendar!    We’ve decided to have a “PICNIC in the Park” on Thursday, July 26th, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, at Pendleton Park (west side of Hayhurst School, corner of SW 55th & Iowa).  This will be instead of … Continue reading

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