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McKenzie Bridge, Oregon

FISHING:

The McKenzie River has long been known as a fisherman's paradise. Renowned for its crystal clear water and premier flyfishing, the McKenzie River supports native rainbow and cutthroat trout, as well as steelhead and spring Chinook salmon. The Log Cabin Inn is perfectly located for fishing the McKenzie River either on your own or with one of our many expert local fishing guides.

McKenzie River Fishing Guides
Helfrich Fishing Guides

 

GOLF:

The Log Cabin Inn is approximately five minutes from Tokatee Golf Course. Consistently ranked in "The Best Courses in Oregon" by Golf Digest, Tokatee offers a superb experience and welcomes golfers of all levels.

Tokatee Golf Course

 

RAFTING:

If you are looking for a white-water adventure, the McKenzie River provides excellent and unforgettable rafting and kayaking opportunities.

McKenzie River Fishing Guides
High Country Expeditions

 

HIKING:

Endless hiking options await you from Inn at the Bridge. Following are links to some of the more popular trails.

* McKenzie River Trail - Closely follows the river, passes through old-growth forests, water falls and lava flows. This
26 mile trail is easily accessible from many places on Route 126.
* Sahalie and Koosah Falls - Easy and short walk to two breathtaking water falls.
* Dee Wright Observatory - Look across the lava flow at six majestic, snow covered mountain peaks.
* Proxy Falls Loop Trail - View two distinctly different waterfalls on this scenic loop.
* McKenzie Pass Trail Area - Click here to see a multitude of trail options near the McKenzie Pass.
* Olallie Trail Area - These trailheads are also an easy drive from the Log Cabin Inn.
* Three Sisters Wilderness Area - One of the premier hiking areas in the country.

SKIING & SNOWSHOEING:

HooDoo Ski Area offers a new lodge, state of the art chair lifts, night skiing, groomed or powder alpine runs and beginning to advanced nordic trails. Not a skier? Try their Autobahn Tube Hill. Ray Benson Sno-Park features a variety of nordic trails. Throughout the area are ample opportunities for snowshoeing.

HooDoo Ski Area
Ray Benson Sno-Park

HOT SPRINGS:

A good place to soak after a day of activity, the mineral pools at Belknap are a five minute drive from the Log Cabin Inn and are open all year. For a more rustic experience, take a short walk into Terwilliger Hot Springs.

Belknap Hot Springs
Terwilliger Hot Springs

SCENIC DRIVES:

Aufderheide Memorial Drive - Part of the West Cascades National Scenic Byway, the Aufderheide Memorial Drive winds through old growth forests, passes mountain lakes and follows both the McKenzie and Willamette Rivers. Many excellent hiking trails start from the two lane paved road. It also accesses the Terwilliger Hot Springs and the Westfir covered bridge. Mile-by-mile directional and interpretive CDs are available to borrow at the USFS McKenzie River Station for this drive.

McKenzie Pass - Santiam Pass Scenic Byway - Some of Oregon's most beautiful scenery can be seen from this 82 mile loop. You will travel through lava flows, past waterfalls and lakes and have outstanding views of the snow covered peaks of the Cascade Mountains. Other highlights include the Dee Wright Observatory, Lava River Interpretive Trail, Proxy Falls, the Wild & Scenic McKenzie River, Sahalie & Koosah Falls, Clear Lake and Suttle Lake. The loop travels on Oregon Routes 126 and 242. Route 242 is closed in the winter months.

COVERED BRIDGES:

Covered Bridges - Home to 20 covered bridges, Lane County has more covered bridges than any other county west of the Mississippi. Two of these bridges are within easy driving distance of the Log Cabin Inn.

Goodpasture Covered Bridge - Built in 1938 and one of the most beautiful covered bridges in Oregon.

Belknap Covered Bridge - Covered bridges have occupied this site since 1890.


HORSEBACK RIDING:

King Road Stables is located minutes from the Log Cabin Inn, offering lessons and trail rides.

 

 

 

UNITED STATES BASKETBALL ACADEMY:

USBA: An international leader in training basketball coaches and players, this distinguished facility has trained hundreds of athletes.

www.usba-inc.com

 


DINING:

* Takodas - Open all year for breakfast, lunch and dinner. (541-822-1153)
* Rustic Skillet - Breakfast and lunch, dinner in summer months and all weekends. (541-822-3400)
* Tokatee Golf Shop - Breakfast and lunch during golf season. (541-822-3220)
* Harbick's Country Store - Deli has limited breakfast menu, lunch and dinner takeout. (541-822-3575)
* Holiday Farm Resort - (541-822-3725)
*New just right across the river: McKenzie Espresso Junction, Lattes, Home Baked Goodies and
 Deli Sandwiches. Cyndi @ 541-822-6006

 


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