The Eugene, Cascades & Coast region of Lane County is an ideal destination for families offering activities for all ages. If you choose to extend your stay beyond the conference dates, we would be delighted to serve as your home base for your vacation. More to explore in Lane County - from golf, river rafting and hiking to symphonies and football! Eugene, Cascades & Coast has something for everyone.
Wineries of Lane County Enjoy a short leisurely drive through the country side to visit several of Lane Counties wineries. If your time is limited you may prefer to explore a few of the wineries and breweries tasting rooms that are right in downtown Eugene.
Museums The Eugene-Springfield area boasts many impressive museums and galleries from the Museum of Natural & Cultural History and the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art on the UO campus to the Oregon Air & Space Museum at the Eugene Airport. The Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House holds the rich history of the beginnings
of Eugene and is just a short walk from the Hilton.
Performing Arts & Entertainment Lane County is rich in cultural and performing arts with a variety of
venues offering live entertainment in large performing halls such as the Hult Center and the new
Matthew Knight Arena, outdoor facilities such as the Cuthbert Amphitheater and small stages such as
Cottage Theatre and Actors Cabaret.
Eugene Pedicab (fun and environmentally friendly transportation!) Enjoy a unique and fun experience
while protecting the environment! Socially conscious transportation. Enjoy the scenery without the worry of
Events Calendar Find out what is happening in Lane County during your visit.
Miles of Biking & Cycling Trails Eugene is a very bike friendly city. The Ruth Bascom River Bank Path
System lines 12 miles of both sides of the Willamette River. Access to the path is just a few short blocks
from the Hilton.
Golf It's all here - beautifully designed championship courses, exquisite private courses, easily accessible public courses, and the nation's largest on-course pro shop.
University of Oregon The University of Oregon is home to the famous Duck Football Team but there is much more to explore and appreciate on this beautiful campus. Daily tours of the campus are offered.
Dune Buggies on the Oregon Coast For those that crave adventure this is a great way to see the famous Oregon sand dunes. If you like speed and adrenaline try a ride in the small 4-8 seat buggy or for a more scenic and still exhilarating ride try the 20 seat buggy.
Fishing & River Rafting Exceptional fishing, rafting, boating and kayaking adventures abound in Lane County.