Rec N Roll



Gorge Ride

The fourth annual event is June 12, put on by Friends of the Historic Columbia River Highway. It's 38 1/2 miles along the Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail from Mosier to Hood River and back.

Online registration continues through June 8 at

Mountain biking

Mt. Hood Skibowl will play host to mountain bike races, "Fluidride," on four weekends, starting June 25-27. Other weekends are July 9-11, Sept. 9-12 and Sept. 24-26. Go to or for more information.

Cirque du Cycling

It'll be a bicycle street fair on North Mississippi Avenue, noon to 8 p.m. Saturday, June 12. It's free. Call 503-459-4508 for info.


Starlight Run

The 32nd Starlight Run will be held in downtown Portland at 7:45 p.m. Saturday, June 5. It features about 4,000 runners, some in costumes, on a 5-kilometer run prior to the Starlight Parade.

Advance registration ($15) is at; day of event registration ($20) begins at 6 p.m. June 5 at Lincoln High School. Go to for info.