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Babies and Teens and In-Betweens!
A cozy independent medical home where kids come first
1442 South A Street • Springfield, OR 97477     Tel: 541-726-4100 • Fax: 541-726-4900
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Are you looking for fun things to do with your kids? Being a kid in Oregon is a great thing! We get to know a lot of kids as experienced pediatricians in Eugene, Oregon, and we’re always on the look-out for GREAT things to do, and all within a half-day drive! Check out our growing list of ideas, and get going!

Some of these activities are in Eugene-Springfield, and some are in the greater Oregon area.

High Desert Museum
  • High Desert Museum
    Fun for kids and adults, a must-see stop along Highway 97 just South of Bend, Oregon. See lots of birds and high desert wildlife, in addition to a recreated pioneer homestead, in a wonderful high desert setting.

Hoodoo Ski Area
  • Hoodoo Ski Area
    Just two hours' drive from Eugene-Springfield, in the Santiam Pass area, Hoodoo has all sorts of winter fun ideas and opportunities for children and families!

Kick City Indoor Soccer
  • Kick City Indoor Soccer
    Kick City is a family friendly Sports Facility. They currently have two indoor soccer fields and 5 batting cages available for your use. From their Lil’ Kickers classes for kids to their adult leagues and Youth Leagues, “The Park” is the place in Lane County for fun and recreation.

Lane County Activity Guide
  • Lane County Activity Guide
    Like KidOregon!, this activity guide put out by the Lane Coalition For Healthy Active Youth lists tons of great ideas for fun and active things to do with your children. Check it out!

Lane Ice Center
  • Lane Ice Center
    Whether you want to take the family skating or train for national competition in figure skating or hockey, the Ice Center and Hockey Arena is the place for you.

    The 85' x 192' ice surface has been recognized for its quality by Olympic medalists Scott Hamilton and Paul Wylie. The well-lit facility includes arena-style seating for 2,700 spectators.

Lone Pine Farms
  • Lone Pine Farms
    Leave the hustle and bustle of the city behind. Come out, relax and enjoy the fresh country air. Let the kids pet the goats and play in our playground while you choose from our selection of fresh and healthy produce that is picked fresh every morning and ready for your table that night.

    Bring the family out and enjoy "A Little Piece of Heaven" the Lone Pine way.

Mount Pisgah Arboretum
  • Mount Pisgah Arboretum
    Mount Pisgah Arboretum is a 209-acre living tree museum. Its riverside trails, quiet paths through evergreen forests, water garden teeming with life, bright wildflower meadows, and open views across oak savannas delight all ages. Located within Lane County's Howard Buford Recreation Area, the Arboretum lies between the Coast Fork of the Willamette River and the slopes of Mount Pisgah.

Multnomah Falls
  • Multnomah Falls
    Plummeting 620 feet from its origins on Larch Mountain, Multnomah Falls is the second highest year-round waterfall in the United States. Nearly two million visitors a year come to see this ancient waterfall.

    Fed by underground springs from Larch Mountain, the flow over the falls varies, usually it's highest during winter and spring. Be sure to check out some of the other great waterfalls close by, and stop at the incredibly scenic Vista House, with its awesome views of the Columbia River Gorge!

National Academy of Artistic Gymnastics
OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)
1442 South A Street • Springfield, OR 97477     Tel: 541-726-4100 • Fax: 541-726-4900