News & Events from the Intertwine


Approximately 11 miles (17 km) with the current. Swimmers will enter the water at Sellwood Park, swim South under the Sellwood Bridge, pass around the bridge pylons and swim North along the East side of the river.


Come celebrate the 100th birthday of Portland’s beloved Terwilliger Parkway! Enjoy food, music and history along this meandering, forested park – cherished by strollers, cyclists, runners, and families for its stunning mountain and city views.


Join Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District for an afternoon of recreation, environmental education and activities for kids and adults at various spots along this Fanno Creek Regional Trail.


SW Trails sponsors a once a month walk through areas of southwest Portland. It's a great way to get some exercise and meet your neighbors.


Intertwine Alliance members enjoyed National Bike to Work Day with a tour of the Gresham-Fairview Trail. Come along for a ride.


Adventure WILD Summer Day Camp for PreK through 4th grade students is your child's playground this summer where they'll learn to WONDER, INQUIRE, LEARN and DISCOVER about nature.


Join Intertwine Alliance members to paddle a stretch of Lake River in Clark County to learn about the history, ecology and culture associated with local waterways.


The Intertwine website is the recipient of the 2012 Coalition for Recreational Trails award in the Education and Communication Category


The 2011-12 planting season was banner year! Friends of Trees mobilized over 3,500 volunteers to plant more than 5,300 street and yard trees AND more than 38,000 native trees and plants in green spaces throughout the Portland-Vancouver and Eugene-Springfield metro areas.


The ATP will amend the 2035 Regional Transportation Plan to identify priorities and strategies for completing the region’s principal active transportation network. The plan will be developed over an 18-month timeframe and will be finalized by the end of June 2013.