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Pre's Trail, Alton Baker Park, Eugene

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. This hike is open to 10 fully vaccinated hikers.

If it is a nice day, we will find somewhere along the trail to stop and eat lunch so bring a snack or lunch.

To sign up for this hike, please contact Sandra (text preferred) by noon on 11/20/22.

Difficulty: Easy

Pace: Moderate

Hiking Distance: 4.3 mile loop

Elevation Gain: 65 feet.

Driving Distance: 136 miles RT.

Click here to view a list of Chemeketans' recommended essentials for wilderness hikes.
Tuesday, November 22, 2022

Additional Info:
Registration is not Required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
The Trip Leader is the event coordinator. The Trip Leader has the final say over who may participate in the event.

Hiking Trip Ratings:
EASY: Maximum of 5 miles round trip, elevation gain less than 1000 feet
MÉDIUM: 6-10 miles round trip, elevation gain 1000-2000 feet
HARD: Long, difficult, and strenuous

To reimburse drivers for vehicle operation costs, the suggested donation by passengers is $0.10 per mile per person to the driver.