About Us

SWTrails PDX: Good for you, good for the city, good for the planet

 SWTrails is a community group founded in 1995. Our purpose is to promote wellness and support safe walking and biking in southwest Portland and the surrounding area.  Our primary goals are to:

  • Organize group hikes.
  • Build and maintain trails in SW Portland.
  • Work with city, county and state planners to develop new walking and biking opportunities in SW Portland.
  • Advocate for improvements that offer safe walking options on streets without sidewalks
  • Advocate for more resources for hiking/biking.

Click here to learn more about our history.

You can join our efforts: