845 Gateway Blvd.
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
Phone: (541) 942-9747
Fax: (541) 942-8841
845 Gateway Blvd., Cottage Grove, OR, US, 97424
- Phone: (541) 942-9747
- Fax: (541) 942-8841
Built in 1925, the 78-foot (24-meter) Chambers Covered Bridge was constructed by a lumberman to transport logs across the river coast. In the 1950s, the railroad faced an unexpected tragedy and could no longer be used as it had faced significant damage. In December 2006, the City of Cottage Grove took on full ownership of the bridge. The restored bridge is back in service and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
One of the oldest surviving covered bridges in the Lane County is the Mobsy Creek Bridge, also known as the Layng Bridge. This well-maintained bridge is covered on the top with a semi-circle roof and the sides are decorated with symmetric railings. Constructed in 1920, it is on the National Register of Historic Places.
This award winning winery was crafted to resemble a grand European chateau. It sits on 820 acres and is open for tours. Reservations are recommended. Their restaurant offers regional cuisine paired with northwest wines.
King Estate Oregon Wines have been popular vintners of Oregon, creating some very delectable wine for over the decade now. Spread across 1,033 acres are organic vineyards, fruits and vegetables that are well harvested and looked after. The winery promises to serve premium quality wine and give efficient services. Apart from shopping for wine, you can also buy wine merchandise, books, organic oils and more at their shop. The winery also has a beautiful dining hall and a terrace which is open to weddings, receptions, dinners and other private parties. Wine connoisseurs can have a field day with their wine tasting sessions. Check the website to know more.
Founded in the year 1987, the Cascades Raptor Center is a beautiful non-profit natural center that takes care of different birds, especially Raptors. The center is open on select days for public and you can decide to take a self-guided tour or avail of their nature walks that have a guide take you around the park and explore various species. You will get to see different species of owls, vultures, eagles and more. Cascades Raptor Center also takes in injured or abandoned birds and caters to their well being. To plan a visit or know more about the birds, check the website.
Howard Buford County Park is a huge recreational park that comprises the dense forests of the region. This huge expanse of 2300 acres includes fir trees, huge oaks and rare species of flora and fauna. The park is frequented by nature lovers on a regular basis. Serving as an ideal space for nature trails and local events, the park is indeed worth a visit for those who seek a tranquil place, away from the chaos of city life.
This park has 16 miles of trails and 2,363 acres of recreation area. Its mission is "to protect and enhance native ecosystems and compatible recreation in the Mt. Pisgah area."
This vineyard grows Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris, Chardonnay, and Reisling on 65-acres in the Willamette Valley. They also offer overnight accommodations at their farmhouse and loft.
Silvan Ridge-Hinman Vineyards is a charming winery and popular vintners in Eugene who are known for their vintage European style of viticulture. Established in 1979, the place has eclectic interiors with a tasting room, a fireplace, a picnic area and more. You also get to delve into delicious cheese with the intriguing wines that they offer. From red, white to rose wine, the winery produces them all. You can shop for these bottles at their store along with other accessories and merchandise. You can also join their wine club for invites to their social events or hosts your own wedding, reception or parties here. Call ahead to know more.
If you are a wine lover in the city of Eugene and tasting different wines is on your wish-list, then the Chateau Lorane is the perfect venture. The Chateau Lorane has long been associated with wine-making and wine-tasting. Specializing in producing the rare wine varieties made from the pulp of unique grapes like the Baco Noir, Chardonnay amongst several others, the attractive winery also plays a friendly hostess to your special events and celebrations. A perfect place to enjoy your winery experience in beautiful environs. Check website for more details or call ahead.
Erected and established in 1936, the Wayne Morse Farm is a monumental site in the Eugene region of the U.S. State of Oregon. Its historical significance originates due to the fact that it was the home to Wayne Morse who was a prominent U.S. Senator. The site stands registered on the National Register of Historic Places. It is inclusive of the Morse house and its lovely surroundings.
Built in 1859, the Eugene Masonic Cemetery is one of the historic landmarks of Eugene. Though initially, it belonged to the Masonic Lodge No.11, later it was taken over by the Eugene Masonic Cemetery Association. The association chose to retain the word 'Masonic' so as to highlight the cemetery's history. Another highlight of this cemetery is the Hope Abbey Mausoleum; both the cemetery as well as the mausoleum is placed in the National Register of Historic Places.