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Skinner Butte Park

248 Cheshire Ave # 298, Eugene, OR 97401-2268
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Beautiful walk beside the river and view from the butte

Take a walk along the Willamette River on a wide shared bike path. Lots of big trees for shade... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leila J
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Lake Mary, Florida
Interesting drive up to the top

After two years of living in Eugene and hearing about Skinners Butte made the drive to the top and... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Clinton H
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Eugene, Oregon
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248 Cheshire Ave # 298, Eugene, OR 97401-2268
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"autzen stadium"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a walk along the Willamette River on a wide shared bike path. Lots of big trees for shade. Check out the beautiful rose garden near Cheshire Street. Recommend driving to the top of the butte for wonderful sweeping views of downtown Eugene, the U...More

Thank Leila J
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

After two years of living in Eugene and hearing about Skinners Butte made the drive to the top and was impressed with the awesome view

Thank Clinton H
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Nice trails throughout the park, some going up to city view points and some going down to the river. Lots of birds, and sweet spring wild flowers blooming.

Thank 22phyllisn
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Hiking trails, big trees, lovely fern and mosses and a terrific view and walk along the river. Felt safe being there and there was more activity in this park than other parks in the area that I have visited. Felt safe taking a walk solo....More

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

Its nice but would like to see a view when I hike. At least its close to the river. Trails were well groomed.

Thank Sharon D
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Provides a great view of downtown Eugene. A good workout is the hike up, then down to the river walk and you end up at a local brewery.

2  Thank barongruda
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

From kiddies to seniors, Eugene's Skinner Butte Park has something to enjoy. A jogging trail near the Willamette River passes by one of the best playgrounds in the area...in addition to typical slides and swings there is a lot of interactive play for kids, like...More

Thank 77mic
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Kids' playground, picnic areas, strolls by the river, hiking up to the crest of Skinner Butte, rock climbing, something for everyone at this City park.

Thank tbatori99
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Well tended paths and good views make this hilltop park in the center of town nice and convenient, It's also a goog picnic spot.

Thank Kerrie Lea C
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Skinner butte park is nestled between the butte and the Willamette river. We visited on a beautiful Saturday afternoon. I expected the park to be crowded but was pleasantly surprised. While the parking lots were full there was plenty of green space to lay out...More

Thank Chris H
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