Lowell, Oregon offers a serene natural setting and many fun outdoor things to do. Nestled in the foothills of the Cascades along Highway 58, Lowell is only 30 minutes southeast from Eugene - Springfield on the way to Oakridge/Westfir.

Lowell is known for its three big and beautiful lakes, numerous hiking and mountain biking trails, five picturesque covered bridges, wildflowers and wild blackberries!

Covered Bridge Reggata by Ray Remmers


Lowell Covered Bridge by Kelsey Ivey


Plan on camping in Lowell at one of many campgrounds or RV parks. Pitch your tent under a canopy of old-growth trees and pack a picnic for a lakefront soiree. Enjoy the escape into solitude and the starry skies at night.


Rattlesnake BBQ by Philis McLennan
Rattlesnake BBQ - Dexter Lake Club
A delightful hole in the wall BBQ joint that serves surprisingly good food that you'll crave again and again.…
Lowell Covered Bridge
Learn about Oregon's covered bridge heritage at Lowell's interpretive center on Dexter Lake… More Info
Elijah Bristow State Park in Autumn
Hike or ride horses along the Willamette River From Elijah Bristow to Dexter State Recreation Site.… More Info
Disc Golf
Lowell has an outstanding disc golf course on the edge of Dexter Reservoir.… More Info
Lowell Covered Bridge at night with lights by Deigh Bates
Visit the Lowell Covered Bridge Interpretive Center and explore five covered bridges.… More Info