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It's Warming Up - Stay Cool with an Urban Float

Published: June 18, 2021

Eugene, OR - See and experience some of the beauty of Oregon right in our cities’ backyards offered on two days only during the Olympic Trials!

A special Willamette River urban float has been designed by top local and experienced river guides. Sightsee from a river raft on a 90 minute float down the beautiful Willamette River through Springfield and Eugene.

Advance reservations required - Call Jonnie Helfrich, 541.726.5039, to reserve your seat.

Twelve seats maximum for each float. Trips are offered Tuesday, June 22 and Wednesday, June 23. Trips at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. or 4 p.m.

Meet your group ten minutes before trip times at the Alton Baker Park near downtown Eugene (look for van with 2 yellow rafts on its trailer). Wear shoes that can get wet. Allow three hours for this adventure. $40/person (credit card, cash or Venmo).

Take advantage of this special opportunity during the Olympic Trials!

For additional deals and activities happening this week and throughout the summer, visit our website, stop by and talk with our visitor services staff at 754 Olive Street in Eugene or call 541.484.5307.  Open 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. weekends.

Author: Andy Vobora

Vice-President of Stakeholder Relations, Travel Lane County
541.501.9398 | 541.743.8770

Travel Lane County markets and promotes the Eugene, Cascades and Coast region as a destination for travel, conventions, sports, meetings and events. It serves as a private, nonprofit association dedicated to economic development through visitor spending, which pumped more than $783 million into Lane County, Oregon's economy in 2019.