Willamalane Trips

Where will your next adventure take you? Willamalane’s day trips will get you there. 


Fall Brunch at Heceta Head Lighthouse
Ages 18+. Enjoy a delectable seven-course brunch at the Heceta Head Bed & Breakfast and discover what life was like in the Light Keeper's home. After brunch we will explore one of the most beautiful lighthouses in the world with a guided tour. Still a working lighthouse, both the Heceta Head Lighthouse and Keepers Home are listed on the National Registry of Historic Places. 
  • Thursday, Sept. 30, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Florence
  • $120 in-district, $144 out-of-district
  • Register here

Harvest Days on the Farm
Ages 18+. We will tour the farm, learning about the diversity of their produce and on-farm offerings while enjoying the local, sustainable, farm to fork cuisine. The seasonal food will be inspired by French and Italian traditions with northwest style. 
  • Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2:30-6:30 p.m.
  • Pleasant Hill
  • $33  in-district, $40 out-of-district
  • Register here

Circles in the Sand
Ages 18+. Give back in support of a clean sea and healthy communities. We're joining SOLVE to clean up litter and marine debris on the Oregon coast. After the cleanup, we'll spend time in Old Town Florence. Lunch is additional cost.
  • Saturday, Oct. 16, 2-9 p.m.
  • Florence
  • $44 in-district, $54 out-of-district
  • Register here

Fall Foliage Tour of Breakfast & Bridges
Ages 18+. Our first stop is Creswell Bakery, one of the Northwest's fastest growing food destinations where everything is made from scratch each day. After you've had your fill, we'll take a scenic driving tour of the Cottage Grove Covered Bridge route. Meal is included in the price of the trip.
  • Thursday, Oct. 21, 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Lane County
  • $44 in-district, $54 out-of-district
  • Full, register for waitlist

High Desert Museum and Goody’s Ice Cream
Ages 18+. Experience wonder and discovery as this unique museum reveals the natural world and cultural history of the region. After lunch, we’ll take a pitstop at Goody's famous ice cream for a sweet treat! Lunch is an additional cost.
  • Thursday, Nov. 4, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
  • Bend
  • $76 in-district, $91 out-of-district
  • Register here

Holiday Victorian Faire with Tea
Ages 18+. A Victorian celebration consisting of a three-course high tea with a proprietary tea blend, Victorian Faire and locally sourced tea delicacies. You will delight in a Christmas-themed Victorian presentation and workshops followed with shopping opportunities at the Faire. To get in the spirit of the occasion, costumes admired but not required. Register by November 1; full refunds not guaranteed after this date. High Tea, presentation, workshops and Faire is included in the price of the trip.
  • Sunday, Nov. 14, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Aurora
  • $84 in-district, $101 out-of-district
  • Register here

Newell Pioneer Village Candlelight Tour
Ages 18+. This guided tour will give insight into the pioneer town of Champoeg with a unique combination of history, nature, and recreation. We'll also tour the Robert Newell House and Village, historic Butteville store, and museums. Champoeg State Heritage Area is on the National Register of Historic Places.
  • Saturday, Dec. 4, 2-6:30 p.m.
  • St. Paul
  • $51 in-district, $61 out-of-district
  • Register here

A Christmas Carol at the Broadway Rose Theater 
Ages 18+. Take a fanciful trip to "Santa's Chalet" in the heart of Grimble's department store one snowy Christmas Eve. As Walter, the security guard, and Frances, the cleaner, make their evening rounds, their holiday fantasies spring to life in this merry, musical spectacle. The two enjoy a tuneful Christmas dinner together, remembering the magic of the season and discovering that with a wish and a song you are never truly alone. Registration deadline and full refunds not guaranteed after November 11.
  • Thursday, Dec. 9, 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
  • Portland
  • $99 in-district, $119 out-of-district
  • Register here

Silverton Christmas Market Lights 
Ages 18+. A new location and larger light display at the Oregon Garden Resort. Wind through the paths and enjoy each display of over a million lights. Relax at the beer gardens, browse the Christmas Market; sip mulled gluhwein and other holiday beverages while listening to festive holiday music. Savor the smells and tastes of holiday foods at onsite restaurants or food vendors. Meal is an additional cost.
  • Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021, 3-9 p.m.
  • Silverton
  • $51 in-district, $61 out-of-district
  • Register here

Birding Malheur National Wildlife Refuge
Ages 18+. A premier birding area in the United States, Malheur boasts huge numbers and varieties. An oasis in the high desert region of the Pacific Flyway, Malheur is a magnet for hungry and migration-weary birds of all forms. Lodgings are two nights at the Malheur Field Station located adjacent to the refuge. For beginning to intermediate birders; includes walking. All meals except for day one lunch are included. No full refunds guaranteed after 5/10.
  • Tuesday, June 14, through Thursday, June 16
  • Malheur National Wildlife Refuge
  • $332 in-district, $398 out-of-district
  • Register here
sign up image
sign up for our e-newsletters