Mt. Hood & the Gorge :

Alternative Transportation

Congestion on our roads and on our trails is of huge concern in the Mt. Hood and Columbia River Gorge Region. This has been a high priority issue in our region over the past few years. This is why car-free/alternative forms of transportation promotion was an investment for the region this biennium.

Car-Free Trip Planning Map Tool
Car-Free Visual Trip Planning Tool (Located at
  • Developed a new section of the website called Getting Around.
  • Wrote content about car-free transportation options in the region
  • Participated as a member of the Car Free Implementation Team (CFIT)
  • Helped to fund new mapping tools that CFIT was working on to help visitors plan recreation trips to the region without the use of a personal vehicle.

This new content will help visitors more readily access options for how to travel through the region without a car

Transportation has always been a hop topic in the region. This work was the culmination of many agencies and interested parties working together to make progress in the right direction.

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