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Mount Pisgah

Address: Eugene, OR
Phone Number: 541-747-3817
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Ranked #9 of 23 Attractions in Eugene
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Mountains, Trails, Outdoors
Activities: Running
Owner description: A popular mountain for runners with paths taking you up 1,500 feet.
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Type: Mountains, Trails, Outdoors
Activities: Running
Owner description: A popular mountain for runners with paths taking you up 1,500 feet.

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Salem, Oregon
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125 reviews 125 reviews
29 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Honestly,how DOES one give a bad review to a natural attraction like a mountain. Haven't figured that out yet so good thing Mt.Pisgah and the arboretum are a wonderful place to hike and learn about the Eugene area. Today was a beautiful December day, didn't even have to wear a jacket because it was warm and sunny. Get a chance... More 

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Eugene
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52 reviews 52 reviews
17 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

A medium to mildly stenuous hike up to the top but the 360 degree views are stunning. Path is well marked, but also has a great deal of poison oak along the way. Be on the watch if you are allergic. A wonderful way to spend a 2-3 hours and really "see the scenery" of Oregon from the top.

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Eugene, Oregon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

A medium to exhaustive system of trails take you quickly up an 800 foot elevation rise to excellent panoramic views overlooking Eugene. The trails are good in all kinds of weather. You can go basically straight up or wind your way around the mountain. It is about a 1 hour trip if you are in reasonable shape. There is a... More 

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Golden Valley, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Beautiful, lovely trees, lovely pavilion for wedding reception. Great for hiking. 9 miles outside town.

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Eugene, Oregon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

For a lovely trip and hike Mt. Pisgah provides a beautiful venue. Oak savannas, fir forest and open grassy hills beckon the visitor. The trails are well cared for and there are signs at each end of each trail. It is well worth your time to spend a couple of hours at this county park. Go to the summit and... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

The hike is fairly steep and there is poison oak everywhere but avoidable if you stay on the trail. The views are great and the location is near. The trail is wide and well maintained.

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Eugene, Oregon
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I was here for the mushroom festival most recently. I have also enjoyed hiking and strolling the variety of trails. The only drawback is limited toilet facilities.

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Corvallis, Oregon
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105 reviews 105 reviews
47 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Like Bald Hill in Corvallis, Pisgah is theEugene version although higher and better. Nice oaks with evergreens, im guessing lots of wildflowers in spring...the arboretum is better than Peavy in Corvallis too from what I could tell...a must hike in Eugene and if you live in Corvallis, it is worth the drive

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Golden, Colorado
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233 reviews 233 reviews
68 attraction reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We happily hiked this little peak to get some exercise before we sat on the plane to come home. Parking was $4, which is fine for me. The trail (old road) is actually a little steeper than I expected, but definitely a good workout. Seems like a nice trail system also. We just went to the summit and back down,... More 

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Santa Fe
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96 reviews 96 reviews
20 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I was staying in Eugene for work and looking for a nice hike and Mt Pisgah worked very well. Only a short 15 min drive to the mt Pisgah Arboretum. There are a series of well marked trails. Trail 1 climbs to the summit. A steep 1000ft climb in 1.5 miles so it provides a nice workout. The trail is... More 

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