Outdoor Recreation & Nature
From massive waterfalls to old growth forests, from pristine beaches to verdant valley meadows, come discover the joy of being in nature. Oregon's Eugene, Cascades & Coast region offers an array of easily accessible outdoor adventures year-round.
Tackle feats you've never tried before... join outdoor enthusiasts from around the world for the ultimate in hiking, mountain biking, boarding, climbing, horseback riding, river rafting, fishing, snow sports and sand dunes adventures.
Immerse yourself in nature, away from the action of daily life. Cycle a quiet country road through wine country, camp by a tranquil lake deep in the old growth forest, or sit by a roaring waterfall or crackling campfire. Spot birds, animals and interesting plants. On the Oregon Coast watch for whales and sea lions.
Learn From Locals
Hire an Oregon guide to show you the Pacific Northwest's secrets close up. Or rent your own gear, get a good map and set out on the trails. To purchase permits, get great tips and free maps, visit the Visitor Center in downtown Eugene.