Eugene, Oregon is where arts, culture and a love of nature come alive.
Situated on the Willamette River between Portland, Oregon and San Francisco, California, Eugene is Oregon’s second-largest city. Located only 100 miles south of Portland, Eugene embraces the big city’s love of all things unique, independent and underground. With a population of 170,000, Eugene strikes the perfect balance between big-city amenities and small city charm. With a downtown core full of world-class breweries, Eugene is second only to Portland when it comes to the craft beer scene. Here, you’re free to stroll between eclectic and inviting craft breweries as you sample new flavors and old favorites alike.
After sampling Eugene’s craft brews, continue your walking journey through Eugene or hail an Uber and stop at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art. Located on the University of Oregon campus, this collection of more than 3,700 pieces has a history reaching back to 1933. Originally built to house the Murray Warner Collection of Oriental Art, the museum’s permanent galleries are full of inspiring works of American, Korean, Chinese and Japanese art. And, with a plethora of family-friendly events and special exhibitions, you’re sure to see something new every time you visit the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art.
Before you leave Eugene, Oregon, be sure to try your hand running at Track City’s famous Hayward Field or head outdoors to hike the McKenzie River National Recreation Trail.
When you fly to a jet charter airport in Eugene, Oregon, you’ll arrive at the Mahlon Sweet Field Airport.