The Trails…An Overview

Confused about the Trails of Santa Claus? For an overview of the complete trail system, click here. You can find a financial summary here. It’s a little outdated, but gives an idea of the scope of the project. Here’s a conceptual overview of the Lincoln Discovery Trail landscaping as presented…

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Our Streets are Barren Again

Yes, Virginia, it’s true…Christmas is over in Santa Claus. You may have noticed this, too.  Yesterday I noticed the decorations are gone from the town streetlights and it was kind of sad. No longer did the streets seem bright and festive…they just returned to their normal green and drab. That’s…

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More Activity…

Building a trail is actually a HUGE process involving many tasks. The Trails of Santa Claus is no exception. Today we met with a very small piece of the puzzle. Part of the Lincoln Discovery Trail will entail closing the railroad crossing in Lincoln City as CR 1625 will be…

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CLV to Yellig Park Trail Moves Forward

WE’RE MOVING FORWARD! At the Santa Claus Town Council Meeting on December 30th an engineering agreement was presented to the board by Utility Superintendent Russ Luthy, naming Steven Goins as Construction Engineer and Ryan Bullock as Inspection Engineer. Looks like this first major trail is about to get underway!

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Thank You!

As we come to the close of 2015, TOSCI would like to thank all those who have been involved with Trails of Santa Claus, Inc. in our short six months of existence. We would like to thank our Board of Directors, volunteers and those who have made contributions to our…

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Demand for Walkable Neighborhoods Outstripping Supply

Millennials and an aging Baby Boomer population have put a premium on “the hottest trend in real estate” Across all generations, the Realtors/Portland State survey found that an overwhelming majority of respondents – 79 percent – believe it to be very or somewhat important, in choosing a home, to be…

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Santa Claus Christmas Parade

It’s a BIG EVENT! Forecast calls for a little drizzle tomorrow, but it won’t dampen our spirits as we gather for the Santa Claus Parade tomorrow! Look for our banner or TOSCI hats and candy bags as we line up in the parking lot, or throughout the parade route. Yes,…

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Bicycling Tourists Are Older, Wealthier, and In Demand

An article from STATELINE at Pew Trusts Research and Analysis….. “Cities and states have long urged their residents to ride bicycles, as a healthy form of recreation and as a green alternative to driving. Now they’re recognizing pedal power’s economic potential. Tourism officials and cycling advocates sometimes refer to tourists…

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