in Eugene, OR (showing 1 - 10 out of 10)

The city is full of hidden gems and treasures. If you’re tired of always hitting the same spots, take a look at all the options below. We showcase businesses near you where you could spend countless hours of endless fun with your entire family.

Say goodbye to the boring weekends and routine birthday parties. Think outside the box and dare to try something new. Take a look at what your city has to offer – all within driving distance of your location. You might be surprised!

Alton Baker Park

Eugene, OR

(541) 682-2000


Breathing in Eugene's fresh clean air is always more refreshing when you do it at Alton Baker Park. This incredible park stretches out over 402 acres to make it the city's largest riverfront park. And it doesn't matter what season it is, as the park hosts various festivals, running and walking races and community events throughout the year. There's also an off-leash dog park, the Cuthbert Theatre, Pre's Trail and other attractions on the grounds, as well.

Camp Putt Adventure Park

4006 Franklin Blvd
Eugene, OR 97403   Directions

(541) 741-9828


Swing into some unforgettable fun when you spend an afternoon at the Camp Putt Adventure Park. This is the Northwest's premier miniature golf attraction. Your shots will be quite a fun challenge to make as waterfalls, creeks and lush landscaping add to the difficulty of the course. Special rates are available for parties and corporate get-togethers.

Cascades Raptor Center

32275 Fox Hollow Rd
Eugene, OR 97405   Directions

(541) 485-1320


Get a truly dramatic glimpse of some of the area's wildlife when you visit the Cascades Raptor Center. This nature center and wildlife hospital not only offers you the chance to see some truly amazing creatures, but you'll also see how some of these various species are rehabilitated before being re-released into their natural habitat. Plus, you'll most definitely want to see the colorful (and musical) 33 species of birds that make their home at this attraction.

Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art

1430 Johnson Ln
Eugene, OR 97403   Directions

(541) 346-3027


Your senses will be awoken and dazzled at every turn when you visit the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art. The museum's mission is to constantly provide the means by which people's lives can be enriched through the enjoyment of art. And there is much to enjoy here, as the museum features a variety of pieces and exhibits that are rendered in various media and all make dramatic artistic statements. The facility is located on the campus of the University of Oregon and strives to maintain its reputation as one of the finest university museums in the world.

Lake Creek Falls Fish Ladder

2890 Chad Dr
Eugene, OR 97408   Directions

(541) 683-6600


Finding a fun and educational attraction that the whole family can enjoy during the fall and winter months can be a bit of a challenge. But not when you decide to take the clan up to the Lake Creek Falls Fish Ladder. The latter part of the year offers you the chance to see the spawning steelhead and Coho and Chinook salmon as they migrate through the ladder. There is also a popular Watchable Wildlife site located at the concrete ladder that you will definitely want to check out.

Oregon Air and Space Museum

90377 Boeing Dr
Eugene, OR 97402   Directions

(541) 461-1101


Let your imagination take flight when you visit the Oregon Air and Space Museum. See incredible displays of full-sized WWI and WWII aircraft. If that isn't impressive enough for you, you will truly be enthralled by the comprehensive scale model collection that will put a smile on the face of the most discriminating aeronautics fan. Plus, you'll see various exhibits and attractions that include flight suits, a space program time line, and a stunning variety of air space memorabilia and exhibits.

Riverplay Discovery Village Playground

210 Cheshire St
Eugene, OR 97402   Directions

(541) 682-5010


Mom and dad will love the fact that the kids can learn about Eugene's history while getting some great exercise when visiting the Riverplay Discovery Village Playground. This is one of the largest playgrounds in the state and offers visitors a chance to experience the state's history and culture in a truly unique way. Creative play attractions and state-of-the-art features are the order of the day here, as the kids will enjoy climbing a 25-foot replica of Skinner Butte, uncovering fossils and exploring a replica of old pioneer villages.

Science Factory's Children's Museum and Exploration Dome

2300 Leo Harris Pkwy
Eugene, OR 97401   Directions

(541) 484-9027


The kids will be guided by the spirit of adventure and discovery when they visit the Science Factory's Children's Museum and Exploration Dome. A hands-on approach is highly encouraged when you encounter the many interactive science and technology exhibits and attractions that are found here. Plus, the live star shows and full-dome videos are just two of the many exhibits that the whole family will marvel at. The facility also presents special events, classes, and offers the perfect setting for group gatherings and birthday parties. There's also an excellent gift shop that you will definitely want to visit.

Skinner Butte Trail

248 Cheshire Ave
Eugene, OR 97401   Directions

(541) 682-5521


Explore and exercise at the same time when you go for a walk or a run on the Skinner Butte Trail. This trail offers a moderate level of difficulty while providing a breathtaking view of the Willamette River and the downtown area of Eugene. This is an awesome way to explore the great outdoors and see some of the city's natural beauty without having to venture too far from home.

Willamette National Forest

Eugene, OR

(541) 225-6300


Breathe in some of Eugene's fresh clean air as you enjoy a visit to Willamette National Forest. This park is accessed from Highway 58 east of Eugene, and when you approach the area you will drive along the scenic, narrow reservoir that leads to the larger Dexter and Lookout Point Reservoirs. In the warmer months of the year, enjoy swimming and fishing or just wade in the edge of the water. Plan an outdoor picnic, a family outing or fishing trip in this truly memorable and picturesque part of the area.

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