Favorite Road Trips

Your next road trip starts right here!

We know the journey is more than half the fun, so we've rounded up a few of our favorite road trips for inspiration. Follow these step-by-step itineraries, or pick a few stops from each and build your own trip. 

Drive from the Cascade mountains to the Oregon Coast, loop through the Willamette Valley or tour must-see landmarks across Oregon. We've highlighted worthy stops, insider tips, great places to eat and where to stay. All you've got to do is pack the car, get a map, make any needed reservations and go.

Hit Play and Hit the Road The Eugene, Cascades & Coast region is full of beautiful back roads and… More Info
  Watching the Oregon Coast's weather roll in and out over the beautiful Pacific Ocean is a dance of dazzling beauty and fearsome… More Info
When your perfect day in Eugene just can't end yet, head to one of these top sunset spots and… More Info

Scenic Byways

Each season adds its own special magic from spring wildflowers to colorful fall foliage, and around every corner is a chance to spot Oregon's diverse wildlife. Pause at state parks, scenic overlooks, or estuarine marshes for a closer look at the region's natural wonders.

In addition to the region's scenic byways, discover special tour routes and trails highlighting collections of covered bridges, wineries or other attractions. 

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Stories from the road

Bring your kids to a farm for u-pick fruit and vegetables or for a special harvest event. Whether… More Info
Feeling the need for a sunny mountain hike, wanting to support a local tourism business without… More Info
Indulge your senses exploring Oregon's wine country on a two-day tour of some very special… More Info
It has been a strange few years. Many of us have canceled travel plans and our favorite events… More Info
A road trip through the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region isn't complete without a stop at the local… More Info
When there is a track meet – particularly one as exciting as the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials - my house… More Info