Hiking in Springfield, Oregon

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Clearwater Lane
Clearwater Lane
Springfield, Oregon, United States (3.5 miles away)
Easy: 4.7 miles, 1-3 hours
Paved path follows the Willamette River with views of Mt Pisgah.

This brand new trail was dedicated by the city on April 25th, 2011. The 10-foot-wide asphalt path transports walkers, runners and cyclists along the river for 2.5 miles to Quarry Creek. The trek offers close-up views of wildlife and wildflowers, along with a new perspective on Mount Pisgah in the distance to the south.
Thurston Hills
Thurston Hills
Springfield, Oregon, United States (5.5 miles away)
 
Moderate: 1.1 miles, 1 hour or less
Hike unmarked roads and trails to an incredible view of Jasper Valley and Thurston.

Up in the Thurston Hills, past the Mountain Gate housing developments are two small hills. The smaller one has a nice viewpoint about half way up, but the summit is covered in trees. Overall this small hill is not really worth climbing. The climb up the larger hill is much more rewarding with one wide open view of Jasper Valley from one viewpoint,...
Mount Pisgah
Mount Pisgah
Eugene, Oregon, United States (3.4 miles away)
 
Easy: 3.5 miles, 1-3 hours
Popular hike just outside of Eugene with stunning views of the Willamette Valley. Adjacent arboretum with nature walks.

Several hiking trails are maintained by the Lane County Parks Department on Mount Pisgah. The summit is accessible by a steep 1.4-mile trail from a parking area near the base of the hill. Several other trails make their way through the adjacent arboretum and up the slopes. The summit offers a panoramic view of the southern Willamette Valley and includes...
Jasper Park
Jasper Park
Springfield, Oregon, United States (7.3 miles away)
Easy: 1.4 miles, 1 hour or less
Walk along the Willamette River and through a forest of maple and river reeds, with lots of park facilities.

Jasper State Recreation Site is a 60-acre riverside park along the Willamette River. A fun place for family outings and a perfect destination for reunions and weddings, the park offers: • Large grassy play areas • Two playgrounds • Two ball fields • A volleyball set-up • Four group picnic shelters One of the picnic shelters has room...
Spencer Butte
Spencer Butte
Eugene, Oregon, United States (6.0 miles away)
 
Easy: 2.0 miles, 1-3 hours
Eugene's most popular and iconic Butte, with the best view of Eugene/Springfield in the area.

This hike is the most popular in Eugene. Take your choice of trails through Douglas fir trees. At the top you will find a rocky outcroping with views all up and down the Willamette Valley. The butte was called Champ-a te or Cham-o-tee by the native Kalapuya, meaning rattlesnake. One popular theory is that Spencer Butte was named for a young...
Elk Trail - Elijah Bristow State Park
Elk Trail - Elijah Bristow State Park
Elijah Bristow State Park, Oregon, United States (11.5 miles away)
Easy: 1.5 miles, 1 hour or less
Easy hike along Lost Creek and the Willamette River in Elijah Bristow State Park

The Elk trail is a short flat hike in a small portion of Elijah Bristow State Park. It starts along Lost Creek, continues past Channel Lake, through a meadow being restored to native species, then finaly along the Willamette River. In the spring you will find a variety of wildflowers along the trail. Elijah Bristow State Park is an 847-acre collage...
Turtle Trail - Elijah Bristow State Park
Turtle Trail - Elijah Bristow State Park
Elijah Bristow State Park, Oregon, United States (11.6 miles away)
Easy: 0.9 miles, 1 hour or less
Easy trail through Channel Lake area of Elijah Bristow State Park with lots of nature viewing areas.

The Turtle Trail is an short easy hike along Channel Lake, which is more of a wetland then an actual lake. Be on the look out for wildlife as you sit on the benches in the area. Along the trail you will enter a forest where deer are known to hide out. Finally you will walk along the Willamette River. Elijah Bristow State Park is an 847-acre collage...
Mount June Summit Trail
Mount June Summit Trail
Eugene, Oregon, United States (23 miles away)
 
Moderate: 2.2 miles, 1-3 hours
This short and steep hike to the top of Mt June will reward you with views of the Three Sisters and the Cascade range.

A former lookout site, the summit at Mount June is the area's tallest peak at 4,618ft. The hike is short at 1.2 miles from trailhead to peak, but there are some fairly steep sections. The hike will take you through a Douglas fir forest with rhododendrons scattered throughout. From the top you will get nice views of the Three Sisters as well...
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Eugene Ridgeline Trail-Blanton road
by charpham on Apr 10, 2010
College Hill, Oregon, United States
Hiking | 1.8 miles (5.2 miles away)
Nice short hike, great views of Eugene. Best  to take trip during the spring bloom... Trail can be wet and muddy in spots
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Mount Pisgah
by themenace on Feb 16, 2009
Goshen, Oregon, United States
Hiking | 3.2 miles (3.3 miles away)
Afternoon hike up Mount Pisgah near Eugene, Oregon.
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52nd and Willamette to Fox Hollow via Ridgeline Trail System
by coe33 on Jun 16, 2013
Eugene, Oregon, United States
Hiking | 3.9 miles (5.2 miles away)
The Ridgeline system is a network of 12 miles of trails starting at seven trailheads. This trip begins at the 52nd and Willamette trailhead and continues to the Fox Hollow trailhead.The route is very scenic and it's easy to forget you are so close to Eugene. Expect to see lot's of people( especially on weekends) during your hike.* At the 1.3 mile mark, a trail junction can be found. Continue forward to...
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Mount Pisgah via Beistel's West Summit Trail
by coe33 on May 30, 2013
Eugene, Oregon, United States
Hiking | 3.0 miles (3.4 miles away)
Beistel's West Summit Trail is the most direct route to the summit of Mount Pisgah. The hike is fairly steep towards the beginning, but as you gain elevation the incline decreases. This is a popular trail, only a few miles from Eugene, so expect to see lot's of people on your way to the summit.
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Spencer Butte Summit via the Main (easy) Trail
by coe33 on Jun 07, 2013
Eugene, Oregon, United States
Hiking | 1.0 miles (6.0 miles away)
Spencer Butte is Eugene's most popular hiking destination for good reason. Gorgeous panoramic views of the Willamette Valley can be seen from the summit and on a clear day, you can see the ocean towards the west and the Three Sisters towards the east.* My GPS went haywire during this hike so I manually input the tracks. The actual distance to the top is 1.1 mile ( 2.2 round trip). The summit elevation...
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Mt Pisgah Hike with J and Teo
by mikael on Nov 28, 2009
Goshen, Oregon, United States
Hiking | 2.6 miles (3.4 miles away)
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Mt. Pisgah
by HappyTrekker on Jun 28, 2010
Eugene, Oregon, United States
Hiking | 3.8 miles (3.4 miles away)
Nice first days of Summer. My daughter and I took this short hike. What a fine day.
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by JMilesMiller on May 20, 2011
Eugene, Oregon, United States
Hiking | 3.5 miles (3.4 miles away)
It was the first 70 degree day in Eugene in 2011, so I had to get out and do a hike.  Headed out after work.  The parking lot and trails were full.  Lots of people out enjoying the sunshine.
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Elijah Bristow Park to Dexter Reservoir via the River Trail
by coe33 on May 17, 2013
Dexter, Oregon, United States
Hiking | 5.7 miles (11.7 miles away)
Elijah Bristow Park has more than 10 miles of  beautiful, well-groomed trails for hikers, equestrians, fisherman and mountain bikers. The River Trail is an easy, yet scenic stroll along the Middle Fork of the Willamette River that will eventually reward you with views of Dexter Reservoir.Begin near the Channel Lake Trailhead. Cross the paved road and walk left to connect with the River Trail. For a longer hike park near the Lost...
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The Middle Fork Path at Clearwater Park
by coe33 on Jun 22, 2013
Springfield, Oregon, United States
Hiking | 2.1 miles (3.5 miles away)
Clearwater Park is a 50 year old public space in Springfield, OR. The park was recently upgraded with new amenities including the Middle Fork Path, a 10 ft wide paved path for walkers, runners and cyclists.The route is scenic and winds along the Middle Fork of the Willamette River. I was limited on time during this trip so I had to turn around before completing the 2.5 mile (5 mile round-trip) journey...
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Ridgeline Trail from Dillard Road
by gbonfils on May 24, 2014
Eugene, or, USA
Hiking | 7.6 miles (4.2 miles away)
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Spencer's Butte via Amazon
by theoglick on May 06, 2011
College Hill, Oregon, United States
Hiking | 5.9 miles (4.3 miles away)
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