Stay with Choice Hotels in Eugene, Oregon and explore the trails of the Oregon Coast. If you are planning a vacation in Eugene, prepare to be active and revel in the beauty of a great college town on the Oregon Coast. The city's motto “A Great City for the Arts and Outdoors,” will have you putting on your walking shoes for days of outdoor exploring.
To truly experience Eugene, Oregon for its natural beauty, make a trip to the local’s favorite getaway, the Willamette River Bike Trail. Stretch your legs on an easy walk, run or bike along this trail featuring parks, rose gardens, playgrounds and outdoor eating areas. A full loop is 12 miles; however, there are smaller loops with bridges for the leisure traveler.
After an active day, exercise your brain and unleash your inner artist at the Studio West Glassblowing Studio and Gallery. Book a class with a friendly instructor and spend time in the studio making your own glass paper weight, wine stopper, ornament or bowl for your new collection. After your develop into a world-class outdoorsmen and artist, walk downtown to the beautiful Hult Center for Performing Arts to watch a musical symphony, opera or band. The building houses the Jacobs Gallery which offers a year-round schedule of art exhibits to satisfy your growing love of everything art. If you want to experience University of Oregon and Eugene culture in one stop, stroll across campus to watch a track meet at Hayward Field, home to the premier track and field meet, The Prefontaine Classic.
If you are visiting during the spring or summer months, take a stroll through Hendricks Park where you’ll gawk at the blooming rhododendrons and explore the hiking trails overlooking the beautiful city of Eugene. When you visit Eugene, you will be in the heart of University of Oregon’s Ducknation. The University campus is full of museums and sporting venues to fill your itinerary with activities when you are finished exploring the hills of Eugene.
Whatever you decide to do with your time, our Eugene, Oregon hotels are a great place to rest while you plan your next day of adventure. We look forward to seeing you soon!