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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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Bike Trail

Beautiful trail along the river. Well maintained. Lighting along the trail would be a big plus for evening walks.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful trail along the river. Well maintained. Lighting along the trail would be a big plus for evening walks.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We biked the WSV trail from Eugene, OR northward to Champoeg OR in 3 days with 2 teen boys (15 and 17) We enjoyed every minute of this adventure through the heart of the Willamette Valley which follows the Willamette River. The Services were sparse on the trail, which is a different description from the guide. There are very few... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Whenever I travel to Eugene, I always try to have my bike along with me. The Willamette Valley Trail is not to be missed. Roughly following the river from clear down south at the 30th street exit on I-5, all the way to the Goodpasture Island Rd. area north of Valley River Center, this trail serves as an attraction all... More 

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Arroyo Hondo, New Mexico, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A bike ride along the river bike trail is really fun when visiting Eugene. It's good for any size family or just by yourself.

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Eugene
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice path to meander along. There are a couple of areas that get a tad bit sketchy at dawn and twilight hours, but overall, a very nicely maintained path for walking, running, and biking.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We try to walk or run on this trail whenever we are in Eugene. You can't beat the scenery, and the multiple bridges give you options for distances

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Canton, Georgia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing as this area could be, being overrun with homeless, and frightening people makes this NOT #1 at ALL. We searched and could not find a place to rent bikes that was open, so we ended up walking over 7 miles on this trail. We witnessed a drug addict man in Owens Rose Garden talking loudly to himself, then to... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Willamette River Bike Trail is one of the most beautiful, amazing trails around. It's a slice of nature with local amenities only a few blocks away. Take a picnic breakfast, lunch or dinner with you. Stop along the way and sit on a bench. Stare off into space, sketch, dream or just inhale the beauty. It can be crowded,... More 

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Torrance, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved walking my dog along the river, so peaceful & beautiful. Nice wide walking path ..... I walked this path almost daily, I looked to forward to our walks.

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Shell Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fine group of bike trails in and outside of Eugene. Trails are wide enough to permit good passage without rebounding off mindless pedestrians wearing ear buds! Good bike lanes throughout the city as well.

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