Visitors flying to Eugene Aiport (EUG) in Eugene, Oregon will soon learn that it is a city full of outdoor pursuits. With warm dry summers, and cool wet winters, there is plenty to do in the city s surrounding area year round including hiking, biking, fishing, and even seasonal whale and sea lion watching on the Oregon Coast!
To mix keeping fit with pleasure, the Eugene Ale Trail is a novel attraction where visitors hike, bike or run from brewery to brewery for tastings which is a very unique bar crawl!
Arts and Cuisine
Eugene is also renowned for the arts, and the city holds art and music festivals throughout the year. Some good places to visit are the Hult Center for the Performing Arts to catch a live ballet, concert or opera, or one of the many theaters or galleries in the city that stage regular plays or exhibitions.
There are so many cafes, brew pubs and farm-to-table restaurants Downtown that you will be spoiled for choice. Markets such as the summer Saturday Market, the Farmers Market for homegrown produce, and the seasonal Holiday Market are also excellent to visit.
Transport around Eugene
Eugene Airport is located 7 miles from Eugene center. When you fly to Eugene Airport (EYG), your ground transportation options are to rent a car or take a taxi or shuttle service into town. A car is a good option as there is a lot to see in the city s surrounding area.