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Pre's Trail, Eugene

4.9
#4 of 10 in Outdoors in Eugene
Park · Hidden Gem · 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.
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  • 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 »

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