Eugene in Oregon, USA is a city of over 150,000 people. It is 105 miles to the south of the state capital, Portland. Discover the local culture of this city, visit museums and heritage sites and enjoy the range of fun outdoor activities.
Stroll through the downtown area to see how the locals spend their days. For a relaxing family lunch, take a picnic to the park. Hendricks Park, Mount Pisgah Arboretum and Alton Baker Park are just some of the green spaces you can enjoy in Eugene.
Browse local art galleries and museums to see works by local and international artists. The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art located at Johnson Ln or the Science Factory Children’s Museum and Exploration Dome situated on Leo Harris Pkwy, are some of the most popular museums.
Step back in time with a visit to the Museum of National History situated at E 15th Ave.
Take in a show at one of the city’s theaters. Options include the Hult Center for Performing Arts, McDonald Theatre or the Cuthbert Amphitheater.
When it is time to get active, try your hand at water sports such as canoeing and kayaking, water skiing, swimming and sailing or go boating.
Take a day trip from Eugene to enjoy the region. Enjoy some time outdoors and go mountain biking, bird watching or hiking.
Winter visitors to Eugene can go skiing, snowboarding, or snow shoeing in the mountains. Summer guests flock to the golf courses. Popular golf courses in Eugene include Eugene Country Club, Riverridge Golf Course and Oakway Golf Course.