Discover the friendly community of Creswell, Oregon bordering the outskirts of south Eugene. With its notable golf course, an esteemed farm-to-fork dining scene and its proximity to Oregon Wine Country, this small town is a serene getaway for travelers, campers and adventurers.
- Play and learn at Garden Lake Park featuring a pavilioned interpretative center and monument to the Applegate Trail.
- Join the festivities at Creswell's beloved Fourth of July parade and at their holiday tree lighting event.
- Enjoy a family-style meal or bakery lunch at Creswell Bakery, one of the region's premier farm-to-table restaurants.
- Cycle the scenic country roads past pastures of sheep, orchards and vineyards.
- Visit alpaca farms, like Hum Sweet Hum and Aragon Alpacas
- Sip wine in a historic red barn at a nearby winery.
Creswell is the ideal basecamp for outdoor adventures across the Willamette Valley. The area hotels accommodate golf groups, wedding parties and aviation enthusiasts utilizing the local golf course and event center, and the Hobby Field Airport. This quiet town is close to waterfall hikes, covered bridges, alpaca farms, ranches and two wineries, Abbelone Vineyard and Saginaw Vineyard. And just down the road, a little further south, is Cottage Grove — another small town for exploring.
Creswell is the most convenient place to stay when Eugene - Springfield is bustling with activity. Just fifteen minutes south on Interstate 5, the local hotels offer clean, comfortable rooms with easy, quick access to most metro destinations.
Creswell Food & Drink
This community is home to the popular destination bakery, Creswell Bakery, that features baked goods, pastries, soups and sandwiches made with fresh local ingredients.
Creswell is also a convenient stop to pack a picnic basket (shop at Farmlands Market) and pair it with a bottle of wine from nearby Saginaw Vineyard or Abbelone Vineyard. Golfers may want to lunch at the Emerald Valley Golf & Resort Front Nine Restaurant & Back Nine Bar.
Residents and visitors gather for "family-style" dinners, wood fired pizza and farm-to-fork feasts. Live music is featured weekly at nearby Saginaw Vineyard (advance reservations are recommended during the winter season). Cyclists pedal the back country roads on bicycle tours, aviation enthusiasts plan "fly-ins" and the Emerald Valley Golf & Resort hosts golf tournaments and other events.
In summer, Creswell's annual Fourth of July Celebration is a blast! Creswell celebrates in classic small town style, drawing hundreds of patriots from across the region. In the winter, Creswell presents a Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration.
Sure, you can drive or cycle to Creswell - it's right off Interstate 5 and along the scenic Highway 99, only minutes south of Eugene - but it's far more fun to fly in! Creswell is home to one of the finest municipal airports in the Northwest. In addition to catering to many private planes, Hobby Field serves an experimental aircraft group, a sky diving company and flight school.
Take a swing at this championship golf course where the UO Ducks play.
This is a flag waving, candy-tossing, band marching, all out American parade.