NWTA Board Bios – Scooter Sutterer

Scooter has been a part of NWTA community for many years. He has volunteered his time and talents to our mountain bike community for over 14 years. In 2019 when we signed the groundbreaking lease with the land manager for the Rocky Point Recreational Area Scooter happily joined the board with the focus of being … Read More

A message from your NWTA Leadership Team

Due to the risks posed by Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Oregon & SW Washington, NWTA will be postponing all group activities until further notice. This includes social rides, the March 31 member meeting, and work parties. We were not anticipating such a thing would have direct impacts on our activities, so we will pause to … Read More

Sandy Ridge

Sandy Ridge on Trailforks.com Sandy Ridge is a gem of 15 miles of well built and maintanied trails on the way from Portland to Mt. Hood. Loops have riders climb the paved road (gated to cars) and descent on singletrack. There are no climbing trails at this time. Sandy holds up well in the rain … Read More


NWTA Regions Rocky Point – Scappoose, OR Sandy Ridge – Sandy, OR Forest Park – Portland, OR Powell Butte – Portland, OR LL Stub Stewart State Park – Banks, OR Tillamook State Forest – Banks, OR Klootchy Creek – Seaside, OR Cascade Locks – Cascade Locks, OR Mt. St. Helens – WA Falls Creek – … Read More

We’re Hiring! Operations Coordinator

  We are pleased to announce an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly growing organization that is responsible for mountain bike trail access and development in large parts of Oregon and Washington, and for over 20,000 hours of volunteerism annually. Founded in 1988 in Portland Oregon, the Northwest Trail Alliance (NWTA) is the largest mountain … Read More