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Willamette River bike trail

Eugene, OR
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River path peaceful

Walked from hotel. Several walkers and bikers. Disappointing to see garbage tossed and a few camp... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Betty P
,
Salem
River view

This bike/pedestrian trail is awesome! It's a wonderful way to get around to different places in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Shannon B
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A six-mile bike trail along the Willamette River.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“both sides” (28 reviews)
“rose garden” (32 reviews)
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Eugene, OR
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"both sides"
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"willamette river"
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"rose garden"
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"great ride"
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"easy ride"
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"beautiful path"
in 6 reviews
"alton baker park"
in 17 reviews
"great place to walk"
in 7 reviews
"mile loop"
in 7 reviews
"autzen stadium"
in 8 reviews
"walkers"
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"parks"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked from hotel. Several walkers and bikers. Disappointing to see garbage tossed and a few camp sites. Bikers were respectful of walkers sharing the path. Great river views and watching the ducks. Some road noise but still peaceful

Thank Betty P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This bike/pedestrian trail is awesome! It's a wonderful way to get around to different places in Eugene. We walked this trail from our hotel to some breweries in town. Nicely paved and it's great way to explore! Btw, we stayed at the Valley River Inn...More

Thank Shannon B
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

The river views are wonderful. Most stretches are quiet and serene, some have road noise but that can be avoided. It's all paved wide paths with very gentle terrain to accommodate easy walking. Bikes and walkers seem to accommodate each other politely, just watch out...More

Thank Steven C
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Perfect place to get your 10,000 steps. Peaceful flat smooth walking path. There are bikes but they are respectful of the walkers.

Thank Marilyn H
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

This lovely river trail runs between Eugene and Springfield along the river for most of the time. The path is great for walking, running, and things with wheels. Enjoy the wildlife, the beautiful greenery and parks with restrooms (closed in winter) that you pass thru/by.

Thank Laura U
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

One of the greatest things that Eugene Oregon has going is the bike path along the river. An excellent place to walk or ride a bike. Lots of places to sit a while and just enjoy the scenery or people watch. You can bring a...More

Thank 446billp
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

If you are in Eugene you must make this one of your must do things. Great path and you can get on and off at a number of locations. Very scenic.

Thank Egbuiki
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

I enjoyed a nice ride on the bike paths around Eugene. This is a great area to get around by bike. You can easily travel around Eugene via the excellent network of dedicated bike paths and designated bike routes.

Thank yoterryh
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

The bike path follows the main river through Eugene and connects many wonderful parks, shopping and hikes. It is easy to access from so many points. There are mileage markers and great signage to assist with your walk, bike or run.

Thank John W
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

This trail runs mostly along the Willamette river in Eugene. There are a few places where it goes farther inland and uses local streets and bike lanes for connectors. these are back roads and not too busy. There a many places where you can access...More

Thank David G
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Janet H
14 April 2018|
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Response from melinda311 | Reviewed this property |
I tried to send you the oregon.gov and eugene.gov website that gives all the bikepaths but annoyingly Trip Advisor won't allow me to send the link. Just know that there is a website, good luck!
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Loracmom2boys
4 July 2017|
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Response from travelbuff373 | Reviewed this property |
I had my own bike, so I didn't need to rent, but I agree will all the other comments about this. Eugene is very bicycle friendly and there are many shops in town that will rent. Best way would be to google it. It will... More
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Cierra P
18 August 2016|
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Response from Pam R | Reviewed this property |
One is on the back side of Valley River Mall (behind the theaters), Alton Baker Park, The Rose Garden, by Parkside Preschool near the soccer fields, Community Gardens at the end of Polk, up by the Beltline, off of River... More
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