Cohousing Bus Tours Scheduled for Seattle and Portland

Two bus tours organized by the Cohousing Association of the United States have been scheduled for Portland and Seattle.

The Portland Cohousing Bus Tour will take place Saturday, May 8, 2010, from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm, and will include stops at Columbia Ecovillage, Peninsula Park Commons, Daybreak Cohousing, Trillium Hollow, and Cascadia Commons. Lunch will be served at the Commons House of Daybreak Cohousing.

The Seattle Cohousing Bus Tour is scheduled for Saturday, May 15, 2010, also from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm, and will include stops at Puget Ridge Cohousing,  Jackson Place Cohousing,  Bartimaeus Community, Winslow Cohousing, and Duwamish Cohousing, with lunch served on the Ferry.

On both tours, the tour leader will share general information about cohousing, answer questions, provide fact sheets and site plans, and prepare you for your 40-60 minute visit to each community. At each stop, a community host will guide you through his or her neighborhood, talk about its history and how the community is run.

Price: $95 – Group pricing available

To learn more and to register, visit the Cohousing Bus Tour page or contact: Neil Planchon at

Here are the flyers for each tour: