Safety Warning: Fern Ridge Bike Path Floods (Updated)
The Fern Ridge Bike Path is experiencing the worst underpass flooding that I've seen in my two years of daily riding. The underpass at Chambers is completely submerged with over foot deep water. The underpass at Garfield shows signs of having flooded over night, and the water left behind a layer of thick, slippery mud. The Garfield underpass is especially dangerous since it is at the bottom of a slope, shadowed, and deceptively slick. Please take it very slow. When the waters receded at Chambers we can expect similarly muddy and slippery conditions as well. Be careful out there, and please share any other flooding that you see today in the comments. I talked to fellow Fern Ridge Path commuter Chris Stober shortly after I … Continue reading "Safety Warning: Fern Ridge Bike Path Floods (Updated)"