Nestled in the West Cascades Ecoregion, Oakridge is a former timber and logging town that is now known for world class single track trail. Cog Wild provides guided rides, skills instruction and mountain bike shuttles in Oakridge, Oregon from May 1 through October 31 annually.

Guided Rides

  • For individuals, groups or families
  • Half-day, full-day and multi-day options
  • Guided rides are a great introduction the extensive trail network around Oakridge.

Skills Instruction

Our PMBI certified coaches instruct both private lessons and group clinics.

  • Join a group clinic or have your own instructor
  • Half-day or full-day
  • From beginners to expert, our coaches can help you progress.

Oakridge Shuttles

  • Public & private options
  • Daily shuttles, May – October
  • Get a gravity assist and skip hours of climbing on gravel roads. Shuttles depart from numerous locations around Oakridge. Plan to be self sufficient on all shuttles.
  • Starting at $20

Adventures & Custom Requests

  • Individuals or groups
  • Half day, full day or overnights
  • We love big adventures like Gravel Bike Tours, camping on the Umpqua River or full day beat down rides at Timpanogas, Grasshopper or Bunchgrass. Let’s plan something together.

Bike Rentals

Willamette Mountain Mercantile, Oakridge’s only bike shop, carries Santa Cruz and Ibis Cycles rental bikes. They are a full service bike shop, offering same day service on repairs, and a variety of outdoor gear for bike and non bike related recreation. Reserve a bike here or contact the shop directly:, phone: 541-782-1800

Camping & Lodging:

  • Check out Cog’s Airbnb! Perfectly situated in Uptown Oakridge, within walking distance to the pub and local restaurants and a quick ride to the bike shop. Ride loops from the house or coast down to our headquarters to catch a shuttle.
  • Schmid Acres vacation rentals have two properties: one sleeps four and the other sleeps 8 +
  • Salmon Creek Campground, east of Oakridge, is the best option. The campground is tiny, show up mid week to snag a choice site. Expect it to be full on weekends. First come first served, no reservations.
  • Black Canyon Campground, west of Oakridge, is a big campground with 75 sites, many along the Willamette River. Reservations can be made online.
  • Blue Pool Campground, first come first served, no reservations.
  • Tired Dog Ranch, private campground & lodging.

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