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Willamette River bike trail

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Address: Eugene, OR
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A six-mile bike trail along the Willamette River.

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Nice easy ride with the kids!

I first rode this trail about 40 years ago.... It is a nice easy ride with the kids though you need to be mindful of oncoming bicyclists and walkers along with an occasional... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Eugene, Oregon
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Eugene, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I first rode this trail about 40 years ago.... It is a nice easy ride with the kids though you need to be mindful of oncoming bicyclists and walkers along with an occasional sketchy character.

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El Remate, Guatemala
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

takes me to all the places I want to go! A beautiful place to watch the fall leaves change, such an array of colors. Many ducks and other critters such as elegant herons greet you on your swift travels. YOU WILL LOVE IT!!!!!

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Alameda, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great running trail along the river. Water fountains, bathrooms, flat. Mile markers and shady trees make it a pleasure to get a quick run it!

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Eugene, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The river trail has gorgeous scenery. My wife and I have walked it many times and always enjoy it. The rose garden in season is gorgeous. The one downside is the clusters of homeless males dominating the trailside picnic areas. My attractive daughter and her 4-year-old son recently walked the trail. As a woman and mom of a young child,... More 

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Thank Jim F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The trail along in the Willamette River in Eugene and Springfield is just a tremendous city park and almost a mash-up of Portland's Forest Park and River Promenade. I run, walk and bike there several times and enjoy it every time, no matter the purpose. There are a few spots where you need to travel on city streets, but they... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok, I went to the park for a walk and found this trail. The trail is ok, it is quite long. I ended up doing 6 miles, up one side of the river and down the other side. Would I do it again? No or maybe not the whole 6 miles. The walk really wasn't bad and the scenery was... More 

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Eugene, Oregon, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful trail to walk or bike on. If you are walking stay to the right as there are many bike riders on the trail. They typically will shout on your right when passing or ding their bike bell. Sadly, during the warmer months there are many homeless, deranged, drugged out whacks free loading along the river and... More 

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently moved to Eugene and love this trail. I can get to it easily from my house and take a different loop for a change of pace. The trail runs along the Willamette River on the north and south sides with several bike/pedestrian bridges across the river. There are runners, strollers, walkers all enjoying the trail so it does... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am looking forward to my next trip to Eugene to ride this trail. It is superb, long and picturesque. Right along the river with great views and a very good surface.

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eugene is know for its bike and running paths. They generally follow the Willamette river as much as possible and are wonderful way to bike away a few hours....lots of runners use it too. The paths are very well maintained and feel very safe. They meander through parks and over bridges. I don't know how many mile of trails there... More 

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