View from Heceta Head Lighthouse|Florence, Oregon Coast photo: Taylor Higgins / Eugene, Cascades & Coast
McKenzie River|Cascade Mountains photo: Turell Group /

Welcome to Eugene, Cascades & Coast

We're glad you're here.

Stretching from the central Oregon Coast to the towering Cascade Mountains, anchored by Eugene and Springfield in the South Willamette Valley, this region is a place of happy contrasts. Here a spirited athletic culture is thriving alongside the laid-back pace of river recreation. You'll find artists, innovators and nature seekers enjoying iconic and hidden places to sip a beer, explore history, bike the riverfront or hike to epic views. Get to know the many towns that call this place home, each rooted in their own distinct sense of place.

Experience the Magic of TrackTown

The heartbeat of Eugene, Oregon is the sound of shoes on soft bark trails and cheers at Hayward Field at the University of Oregon. This is TrackTown USA — and we're just getting warmed up.

Young fan high-fiving an athlete after winning her race

Eugene & Springfield in the Willamette Valley

Eugene - Springfield bustles with farm-to-table dining, craft beverages, amazing arts, University enrichments, championship sports and unique shopping. Discover our neighboring small towns including Cottage Grove with historic covered bridges and miles of scenic bike paths. 

Downtown Eugene in the Fall by Melanie Griffin

Florence on the Oregon Coast

Explore giant sand dunes, uncrowded beaches, dramatic sea cliffs and Historic Old Town Florence on the banks of the Siuslaw River, just sixty miles west of Eugene.

Devil's Elbow Beach by Robbie McClaran

McKenzie River in the Cascade Mountains 

Drive the scenic routes between the McKenzie River communities and the outdoor recreational towns of Oakridge-Westfir. Fishing, river rafting, mountain biking and hiking are just some of the region's top attractions. 

Woman Fly Fishing on the McKenzie River by Melanie Griffin

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The Great Outdoors

From awe-inspiring vistas to leafy singletrack trails, find your path. 

Events & Happenings

Things to do and see year-round in town, in the mountains or on the coast. 

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