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Address: Eugene, OR
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Runs through the city of Eugene, Oregon.

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Will AM ette! is how you say it! Beautiful is what you experience!

The Willamette river is one of the attractions in Eugene. It adds a beauty and grace and outdoor opportunity that is a rare and welcome beauty. Some of the restaurants on the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 10, 2015
Libi K
Santa Cruz, California
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Santa Cruz, California
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119 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

The Willamette river is one of the attractions in Eugene. It adds a beauty and grace and outdoor opportunity that is a rare and welcome beauty. Some of the restaurants on the North side of town have eiver view seating which is absolutely wonderful on a sunny Oregon DAY!

1 Thank Libi K
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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391 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Enjoyed the walking trails along side this gorgeous body of water. We could have spent all day here enjoying the shear beauty of this wonderful river.

Thank 46749
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

It's a river A very pretty river with awesome parks and trails along. Rent a bike. A blast! You can go for miles and miles and then stop of for a beverage at the ample selection of town breweries

Thank DJDrDeth
Texas Gulf Coast
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45 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I went floating down the Willamette with about 6 classmates. The majority of the river was clean and pretty shallow. There wasn't a lot of current neat the EWEB building so we had to paddle A LOT. Still it was a fun thing to do on a hot day in Eugene.

1 Thank Alwayselegant1
Eugene, Oregon
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We walk one of the many bike and walking paths almost every day. We see all kinds of wildlife birds Canada Geese, Osprey, bald eagles, even once in a while fox and pheasants. It is a hikers and bikers pasadise

1 Thank NickolasB74
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52 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Our family recently floated about 5 miles ending up at Harrisburg. It was a hot day and it was nice on the water. Just pull up on a gravel bar and cool down whenever you want. There are spots where the wind makes floating a challenge. In other words you do have to paddle.

1 Thank morelqueen
South Jersey
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237 reviews
134 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

There is a nice walk or park path along the river, walk into a rose garden, walk across the foot path to visit an enclosed mall. Nicely done recreation area.

Thank brenirish
Portland, Oregon
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121 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Hey, it is pretty - it winds - it is made of water. It flows. it has banks. What's not to like? Really, how would you possible give a river a bad review?

Thank TLJ4
Farmington, Illinois
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

There is a 3-4 mile path along the river between Autzen Stadium and campus which is scenic and passes by a dog park and a duck park/pond. It was fun to watch the animals in the spring sunshine and just be out doors.

1 Thank Kin15
Washington state
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77 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

The parks along the river in Eugene are wonderful. Good place to walk. Have a family picnic. Make a point of looking around it is beautiful.

1 Thank wildcainwa

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