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Address: Eugene, OR
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+1 541-214-0642

Runs through the city of Eugene, Oregon.

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Scenic Willamette River

We enjoyed the scenic views of Willamette River. Its a good area for walking. Its also a good place for fishing and other recreational activities.

Reviewed 18 September 2016
Fremont, California
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Fremont, California
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

We enjoyed the scenic views of Willamette River. Its a good area for walking. Its also a good place for fishing and other recreational activities.

1 Thank mini
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

Whether you want to swim, raft, kayak, or fish, the Willamette River is a wonderland of fun and recreation. Many places in the Eugene/Springfield area to access the river. Clean cold water direct from the mountains will thrill you many times over!!

Thank Kerry A
Austin, Texas
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

good sized and swift river even in late summer....great place to fish and kayak. water is cold so dress appropriately....peaceful and refreshing

Thank wfsedge
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I worked on Macadam avenue for 10 years and this is what i looked at every day My kids took sailing lessons at the Willamette Sailing Club on the river and i frequently kayaked on the Willamette. We would leave from the John's Landing park to downtown for a drink, then back again to the Fulton Pub for a drink.

Thank Clinton S
San Jose, California
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

We used a guide service for fishing provided by Cabelas Pro Guides. The guide provided the boat, fishing poles, and lures. The river is really beautiful. There was lots of Steelhead in the river. We started at 7 am and fished till 2 pm. We caught two fish. It was very enjoyable. He cleaned the fish for us, helped us... More 

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Springfield, Oregon
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

I live within walking distance of the Willamette River and the many trails are a gift to our community

Thank Shirley G
Arroyo Hondo, New Mexico, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

This year was the second time we'd watched the fireworks from an area along the Willamette River. Family-friendly even and awesome fireworks reflected in the river.

New York
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Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were there during the winter months but no excuse for law enforcement hassling us or the rude locals. We tried to find directions to public access areas for a quiet walk on a beautiful 60 degree day while our grandson rested at home with my son, but were "run off" by everyone we attempted to ask.... More 

Thank James S
Eugene, Oregon
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

Beautiful to look at and play on. It is like any river however and must be treated with respect, the water is really cold most of the year and has been known to fool zealous swimmers or those wishing to cool off.

Thank 502boots
Eugene, Oregon
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Reviewed 24 April 2016

The bike path or walking path or river path...whatever you want to call it, goes for miles. On a nice day it is just a deep breath of fresh air and a balm to tired eyes and ears.

1 Thank Kim M

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