Trip Planner:   USA  /  Oregon  /  Eugene  /  Pre's Trail

Pre's Trail, Eugene

#4 of 10 in Outdoors in Eugene
Park · Jogging Path
Pre's Trail, located on the north side of the Willamette River in Eugene, Oregon, United States, popularly referred to as "Track Town USA", is a four-mile-long running and walking trail named after heralded University of Oregon athlete Steve Prefontaine. The woodchip-and-bark trail features riparian scenery, including grasslands, duck ponds, and woods, as well as guide signs with trail maps at each of three primary trailheads. Near downtown Eugene, in Alton Baker Park, Pre's Trail is part of an extensive network of running trails in and around the university town and neighboring Springfield.

Plan to visit Pre's Trail during your Eugene vacation using our convenient Eugene road trip planner.
Create an itinerary including Pre's Trail

Pre's Trail reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 5.0
81 reviews
  • Pre's Trail is a local icon location for our famous Steve Prefontaine. Weather permitting it has great scenery and friendly people along the trail.  more »
  • I'm a walker, Pre's Trail is great for those into exercise. There were walkers, joggers, flat out sprinters, bikers, and those that just poke along and take in the sites. There is plenty to see...  more »

Plan your trip to Eugene

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.