Eugene is the second largest city in Oregon, and offers an exciting mix of arts, culture, education, scenic beauty and a passion for recreation. Eugene is located in the scenic Willamette Valley, 60 minutes from the rugged Pacific Coast and 60 minutes from the breathtaking Cascade Mountains. With more than 100 city parks, 250 miles of bicycle trails, and numerous lakes, rivers and streams nearby, Eugene offers a wide range of recreational activities to residents and visitors. Eugene’s mild climate and lush landscapes are just a few of the city’s attractive features. Additionally, Eugene’s airport has direct flights to 10 international airports for easy access.