Marty Fulford & Karen DeWolfe – ExploreCorvallis
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Explore Corvallis #3: Waterfront to Starker Arts Park Bike Tour
Did you know that the Waterfront bike trail in Corvallis extends all the way to Starker Arts Park? Corvallis has a paved bike path, separated from the road for the majority of its duration, allowing cyclists to ride safely around most of our beautiful city. For more information on the Corvallis bike path (12 miles in all!), check out this link:
The Corvallis bike path was the focus of this months’ Explore Corvallis adventure. We wanted to show people how beautiful, fun and safe the bike path is to travel. But what if people didn’t have a bike? Peak Sports Bike Shop has bike rentals only a block away! And the city of Corvallis also has a city bike loaning program with white bikes stationed around the city.
Peak Sport Bike rentals:
And what if people hadn’t been riding in a while and their bikes need a bit of work? The Corvallis Bicycle Collective kindly brought down their traveling “bike shop in a trailer” for us, complete with a great stand up floor pump, and a mechanic to help teach people to fix their bikes! This became most handy when one of our riders arrived with a flat tire. If you missed our ride and need some work done on your bike and would like to learn more about how to fix it, you can visit the Corvallis Bike Collective, located at 707 NW 11th St.
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Some of our kids wanted to play on the playground. We had a great time exploring the new playground at the Starker Arts Park, but another option is Sunset Park just across the road.
Missed the adventure? Find some adventurous friends and follow our route! Visit Peak Sports or the Corvallis Bike Collective to get your bike ready. Meet at the water fountain and start pedaling along the
If you would like a guided tour, you can contact Karen at Momthletes. She will show you all her favorite things along the way.
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