DescriptionSpringfield, separated from its sister city of Eugene by the Willamette River, has a diversified economy, including forest products, technology and medical services. It also is an access point to the McKenzie River, which offers fishing and white-water rafting amid striking scenery. Island Park on the Willamette River and Willamalane Park are popular picnicking spots.
Visitor InfoEugene, Cascades and Coast Adventure Center 3312 Gateway St. SPRINGFIELD, OR 97477. Phone:(541)484-5307 or (800)547-5445
Things to SeeSpringfield Museum
White-water RaftingOregon Whitewater Adventures