In the state of Oregon, bicyclist rights are comprehensive. They are designed to protect cyclists, motorists and pedestrians alike on the road. However, if you or a loved one suffers personal injury from a bike accident, you may feel lost navigating through the law. You can protect yourself by learning about the five most important…

Great news for bicyclists in Oregon: the “Stop as Yield” law goes into effect in Oregon on January 1, 2020. Here’s what you need to know about this new Oregon bike law. What is the New Oregon “Stop as Yield” Law? After a sixteen-year fight, Oregon has adapted their own version of the “Idaho Stop”…

It’s not just your imagination; there are more and more bikers on the road. In fact, PBOT reports that 238% more people biked to work in 2010 than in 2000. While there can be contention between drivers, bikers, and pedestrians, there’s no reason why all commuters can’t share the road safely and effectively. That’s why…

If you’ve lived in Oregon for any length of time then you know that Portland is one of the most bike-friendly cities in the state, and possibly even the country. And, if you’ve been paying attention to the cyclists on the roadways recently, you have probably noticed that electric assisted bicycles (aka electric bikes or…

Image Source: Bike Portland Portlanders, and Oregonians in general, love their bikes. We reside in one of the most bike-friendly states, allowing us to ride to work, ride to the grocery store, and ride local trails for adventure and beauty. We finally joined the 60+ other major U.S. cities with bike share programs in July,…

Oregon has long been known as one of the best states in the country for year-round biking and adventure. We have plenty of gorgeous trails to explore, bike-friendly roads, and of course, bike festivals and group rides. Bike riding rules in Portland and the rest of Oregon are designed to protect cyclists, pedestrians, and motorists….