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Ruth Bascom Willamette Riverbank Path - Eugene

This 7.7 mile loop near Eugene is a mostly shaded, paved path along both sides of the Willamette River. There will be information signs, mileage markers and beautiful views of the river along the way. We will pass by Skinner Butte Park, Owen Rose Garden, and Maurie Jacob’s Park.

Please contact Sandra (text preferred) by noon the day before (Nov. 13) to sign up for this hike and to get more information on where and when we will meet. Please bring a snack or lunch as we will find somewhere to have a lunch break.

Difficulty: Easy

Pace: Moderate

Hiking Distance: 7.7 miles RT.

Elevation Gain: 124 feet.

Driving Distance: 130 miles RT.

Click here to view a list of Chemeketans' recommended essentials for wilderness hikes.
Tuesday, November 14, 2023

Additional Info:
Trip Leader(s):
Sandra L Martin
808-756-3076 (c)
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.