Willamalane Trips

Explore unique areas across Oregon with Willamalane’s group trip programs. Bring friends and family, or make new friends along the way! These guided day trips take care of all the details, including transportation. All trips are for participants ages 18+ unless otherwise noted. 

Cancellation policy: 
If you must cancel, please contact us at least three business days in advance or by the cancellation date noted in the trip description. Late cancellations will only be credited if your spot is filled. Trips may be canceled if fewer than seven people register.  


Oregon Distillery and Spirits Tour

Enjoy craft spirits and charcuterie boards. We’ll make three stops. Tours, tastings, and snacks are included. Bring lunch or buy one. Refunds are not guaranteed after May 11. Mobility rating: Stairs, inclines, distances, uneven surfaces.

  • Wednesday, May 25, 9 a.m.-6p .m.
  • Newberg
  • $79 in-district, $95 out-of-district
  • Register here


Willamette Queen Sternwheeler Dinner Cruise

Enjoy an evening of cruising the Willamette on the Willamette Queen Sternwheeler – an experience reminiscent of the days when steam-powered sternwheelers traveled the river. Dinner included. Adult beverages will be available for purchase. Refund not guaranteed after May 20. Mobility rating: Stairs, inclines, distances, uneven surfaces.

  • Friday, June 3, 4-9:30 p.m.
  • Salem
  • $99 in-district, $119 out-of-district
  • Register here


Thyme Garden Tour & Luncheon 

Take a guided tour of the greenhouses and wander through the gardens before enjoying the Herb Vinegar Class, where you will make herb vinegar to take home. Then we’ll eat a spectacular meal under fir trees, surrounded by mountains, next to a stream. Tour, class, and food included. Walking required. Mobility rating: Stairs, inclines, distances, uneven surfaces.

  • Thursday, June 9, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Alsea
  • $75 in-district, $90 out-of-district
  • Register here


Portland Garden Railway

Enjoy a tour of Portland’s many garden railways with compact trains chugging through tunnels, across bridges, and on trestles. Landscaping and structures are custom built. Mobility rating: Periods of continuous standing or walking.

  • Saturday, June 18, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
  • Portland
  • $78 in-district, $94 out-of-district
  • Register here


Painted Lady High Tea

Enjoy a delectable high tea in a quaint historic setting. Stroll through the gardens and explore nearby attractions including a covered bridge. Your meal is included. Refund not guaranteed after May 9. Mobility rating: Periods of continuous standing or walking.

  • Thursday, June 23, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Myrtle Creek
  • $84 in-district, $101 out-of-district
  • Register here


Fort Vancouver and Pearson Airfield

Located on the northern bank of the Columbia River, in sight of snowy mountain peaks and a vibrant urban landscape, this park has a rich cultural past. From a frontier fur trading post, a stroll through the garden and the magic of flight, history is shared at multiple sites. Mobility rating: Stairs, inclines, distances, uneven surfaces.

  • Wednesday, June 29, 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Vancouver
  • $82 in-district, $98 out-of-district
  • Register here


Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show

At the world’s largest outdoor quilt show, view more than 1,400 quilts exhibited on buildings and fences. Gaze at diverse designs from hand-quilted heirlooms to contemporary art quilts. It will be a unique experience for fiber art fans in a beautiful setting. Food will be available for purchase. Mobility rating: Stairs, inclines, distances, uneven surfaces.

  • Saturday, July 9, 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Sisters
  • $64 in-district, $77 out-of-district
  • Register here


Summer Sounds Concert

After dinner, enjoy live music as we relax next to the Willamette River in Albany’s Monteith Park. Bring your favorite bottle of wine. Some snacks will be provided. Dinner is an additional cost. Mobility rating: Stairs, inclines, distances, uneven surfaces.

  • Monday, July 11, 4-10 p.m.
  • Albany
  • $48 in-district, $58 out-of-district
  • Register here


Rogue River Jet Boat

Race down the Rogue River and Hellgate Canyon. Expect high speeds, beautiful scenery, wildlife — and to get wet! This three-hour tour includes an all-you-can-eat lunch served at the Hellgate Riverlodge. Refunds are not guaranteed after June 20. Mobility rating: Periods of continuous standing or walking.

  • Thursday, July 21, 6:15 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Rogue River
  • $112 in-district, $134 out-of-district
  • Register here


Mt. Angel Abbey Bach Festival

The abbey hill offers views of the Willamette Valley in all directions. The evening will begin with vespers in the Abbey followed by a short concert. Enjoy a picnic buffet including wine, dessert, and coffee on the lawn. The featured performance is Sweet Chocolate and Bach’s French Connection. Refund not guaranteed after June 30. Mobility rating: Stairs, inclines, distances, uneven surfaces.

  • Friday, July 29, 3-11:30 p.m.
  • Mt. Angel
  • $111 in-district, $133 out-of-district
  • Register here


Great Oregon Steam-Up

Powerland Heritage Park hosts the 50th anniversary of the Great Oregon Steam-Up. Enjoy the parade and ride the trolley or miniature railroad. Watch steam-powered machinery in operation, including saw and flour mills. Marvel at demonstrations such as blacksmithing. Visit the Brooks Depot Museum, the country store, the quilt show, the flea market, and much more. Lunch is available for purchase. Mobility rating: Stairs, inclines, distances, uneven surfaces.

  • Saturday, Aug. 6, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Brooks
  • $72 in-district, $86 out-of-district
  • Register here


Cascades Raptor Center

Cascades Raptor Center is a nature center and wildlife hospital that specializes in raptor rehabilitation including nearly 40 individual birds of 21 species. Lunch is an additional cost. Mobility rating: Stairs, inclines, distances, uneven surfaces.

  • Wednesday, Aug. 10, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Eugene
  • $42 in-district, $49 out-of-district
  • Register here


Swan Island Dahlia Festival & Brunch

Feast your eyes on more than 45 acres of flowers in full bloom, from tiny blossoms to those the size of a dinner plate! View over 400 dahlia arrangements and watch live demonstrations. A brunch at Langdon Farms Golf Club will be included. Mobility rating: Stairs, inclines, distances, uneven surfaces.

  • Thursday, Aug. 18, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Canby
  • $78 in-district, $94 out-of-district
  • Register here


Highland Games and Clan Gathering

Celebrate Celtic heritage and history at Henry Estate Winery. Competition events, pipes and drums, haggis eating and featured music will be part of our Scottish experience. Food and beverages will be available on site for an additional cost. Mobility rating: Stairs, inclines, distances, uneven surfaces.

  • Saturday, Aug. 27, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Mt. Angel
  • $57 in-district, $68 out-of-district
  • Register here
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