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Living in Springfield Oregon - EVERYTHING You Need to Know

McKenzie River - Springfield Oregon

Are you Living in or Considering Moving to Springfield Oregon?

Springfield, Oregon, is 103 miles south of Portland. It's located in Lane County between the McKenzie River and the Willamette River and is bordered by the city of Eugene. The town was named after a nearby natural spring. The area is a significant supplier of hazelnuts. Retail, manufacturing, health services, agriculture, and logging are some of the prominent industries.


Residents and visitors enjoy touring the wineries located in the lower Willamette Valley. The county is known for its numerous covered bridges. The Lively Park Swim Center is a popular indoor water park. West Eugene Wetlands Education Center is a vast acreage and includes walking and bicycle trails. The McKenzie and Willamette rivers are famous for fishing, rafting, boating, and swimming. The area has numerous campgrounds, including the Timpanogas Lake Shelter, Willamette National Forest, and the Warner Mountain Lookout.  Some notable nearby trails include the Eagles Rest Trail, the Hardesty Trail, and the Teeter Creek Loop. There are numerous locations for whitewater paddling along the Willamette River, the Row River, Fall Creek, and the Calapooia River. Golf enthusiasts enjoy the area's courses, including Emerald Valley Golf Club, Laurelwood Municipal Golf Course, and Oakway Golf Course.

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