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  1. This 40-acre park on the banks of the Willamette River is one of the best urban spaces for Portlandians interested in walking, running, and cycling. It's relatively flat, the scenery is subtly beautiful with the river and colorful cherry trees, and there are plenty of options you can take to make your jaunt as long or short as you'd like.

    Difficulty
    1 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    1.7 miles
    Duration
    30 minutes-1 hour
  2. The four mile stretch of road that connects Arbor Lodge Park to Cathedral Park in North Portland is as flat and scenic as any in Portland. Views of Mt Hood, Forest Park, and the Willamette River are just some of the highlights along this customizable, tree-lined run.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    3.2 miles
    Duration
    1.5-3.5 hours
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