Portland is a great city to see by foot or by bike. These self guided tours offer an adventurous way to explore some of Portland's Parks, Trails and Playgrounds.
Forest City TrAil
This trail was created to celebrate Portland Trail's 20th anniversary. This trail is a unique way to tour Portland on foot or bike. This 10 mile route will take you across Portland. It is made up of of 9 trails, 5 school campuses, 2 nature preserves and a historic cemetery. To find out more visit Portland Trails.
The Portland Freedom trail
The Portland Freedom Trail is a self-guided walking tour of 13 sites through downtown Portland. This walking tour shares the story of the Underground Railroad and the lives of members of Portland's African American community during that time. Download a copy of the Portland Freedom Trail map here.
Stretching from Back Cove to Evergreen Cemetery, the 2.5 mile Baxter Trail route memorializes the contributions of the Baxter family in creating our world-class park and trail system. Following existing trails and sidewalks, the trail passes through many parks and neighborhoods that were created or influenced by the Baxter family. Interpretive signage along the way tells the story of Mayor James Phinney Baxter, Governor Percival Baxter, and their families.