Plan your trip to Eugene, Cascades & Coast.
THINGS TO DO
Adventures are plentiful throughout the region from the Oregon Coast to the Cascade Mountains. Many visitors come to Oregon to explore our pristine natural landscapes, delve into our cultural cornucopia or savor Oregon's bounty from fine wines and craft beer to farm fresh food. We invite you to join us at play!
With our temperate climate, the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region is an appealing destination year-round. The great outdoors is an integral part of the local lifestyle. Miles of bike paths wind through the communities. Urban centers are adjacent beautiful parks and waterways. Spend the morning snowshoeing in the Cascades and that same day watch the sunset while strolling along the ocean beach. Unique sports like sandboarding and tree climbing complement a day of fishing or disc golf.
Culture & Entertainment
Performing arts take center stage with local and nationally-touring ballet, opera, musicals, choirs, symphony, live music and more. Cultural events draw thousands from the Oregon Country Fair to the Scandinavian Festival. Visitors come to browse our esteemed museums, art galleries, abundant antique shops and charming downtown districts.
The heart and soul of Oregon is its food. Remarkable craft beer and world renowned pinot wines are poured alongside fresh and diverse culinary offerings. Truly a banquet for the senses, whether its crab or salmon plucked from local waters or a sizzling cut of grass-fed beef topped with Oregon's own truffles.
Even More To Do
Walk onto some of the region's most beautiful golf courses. Shop at one-of-kind boutiques and colorful markets for memorable treasures. Raft mighty rivers, mountain bike challenging single track, ski down powdery slopes or glide across glassy lakes. Fly above the coastline in helicopter or hike portions of the Pacific Crest Trail across shining black lava fields. Listen to University-sponsored lectures, examine fossils close up, tour innovative factories designing folding travel bikes or electric cars. Take the kids to children's theatre or to cheer on a favorite sports team Most of all, love every minute you are here. We sure do!