Travel Lane County
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Adventure Center/Visitor Information: 3312 Gateway St · Springfield OR (Open daily 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
Downtown Eugene Visitor Center: 754 Olive St · Eugene OR (Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
Mailing Address: PO Box 10286 · Eugene OR 97440 s


Group Tours & Day Trips

Plan group sightseeing excursions or send delegates out independently to explore the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region. There are also geocaching trails for each of these destinations that delve deep, lengthening these quick day trips into several day explorations. 

EASY DAY TRIPS

  • Oregon Coast
    The Oregon Coast is spectacular! Shop in Historic Old Town Florence, peek at rare carnivorous flowers, visit sea lions in a gigantic sea cave, watch for whales during migration, tour the century old Heceta Head Lighthouse, try sandboarding and see the sand dunes by buggy or helicopter.
  • Cascade Mountains 
    Whether you head for Oakridge or the McKenzie River, both mountain destinations offer impressive waterfall viewing, hiking, rafting, mountain biking, wildlife watching and winter snow sports. Lunch in a riverfront lodge.
  • Willamette Valley 
    Tour Oregon wine country, with a dozen wineries within thirty minutes of Eugene - Springfield. Along the way explore the Willamette Valley's historic covered bridges, golf at championship courses and shop for fruits and vegetables at farm stands.

EUGENE EXCURSIONS

  • University of Oregon Campus 
    Architecturally splendid, the UO campus offers self-guided tours of its buildings, sustainability, trees and fine arts.
  • Sports Fan Tour 
    This is TrackTown USA and home to the Oregon Ducks football team! Visit acclaimed sports sites from Historic Hayward Field to Autzen Stadium. 
  • The Unofficial Simpsons Tour in Springfield 
    Compare the popular TV show with actual locations in Eugene and Springfield. Do you think Springfield, Oregon is the inspiration for the show?
  • Eugene Ale Trail 
    Visit a dozen craft breweries including Ninkasi Brewing Co.
  • Counter-Culture Immersion
    "Day trippers" can hark back to the 60s at the Saturday Market, Lane County Historical Museum and at any of our natural food stores.
  • Eco-Green Eugene 
    Tour community gardens and businesses focused on sustainability from folding bikes to electric cars. Hold cocktail hour in Bring's Garden of Earthly Delights.
  • Eugene Scavenger Hunt 
    Embark on an epic Eugene scavenger hunt while learning about art, culture and history with A Let's Roam Scavenger Hunt.
Top Group Tours

Gaze at stunning mountain vistas across stark lava flows.

Descend into a marine cave to watch bellowing sea lions.

Cruise up the Willamette River or McKenzie Rivers.

Climb to the top of the brightest light on the Oregon Coast.

Roar across a vast sandscape to ocean beaches or coastal lakes.

Truffle Hunting
Umami Truffle Dogs

Unearth decadent truffles at secret locations in the Oregon woods.