The drive starts at Shari’s in Wilsonville. From there after a short drive south on I5, head towards Newberg along the Willamette River, drive around Newberg towards Dayton for a first rest stop. From there a loop through Amity Hills to a second rest stop close to Hopewell. The third leg loops through the southern Eola Hills to Bethel and from there to McMinnville for lunch.

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Starting Point:

Sharis Café & Pies (East Parking Lot)
29690 SW Town Center Loop W,
Wilsonville, OR


1st Rest Stop:
Dayton Courthouse Square Park

2nd Rest Stop:
Dayton Courthouse Square Park

Lunch Stop:
McMinnville, NE 3rd St
Restaurant Recommendations:

*Golden Valley Brewery – 980 NE 4th St. – (503-472-2739) – Oft visited Pub on previous A&Ds
*GEM Creole Saloon – 236 NE 3rd St – (503) 883-9194 – Gumbo, Blues and Beer
Harvest Fresh Grocery and Deli – 251 N 3rd St. – (503) 472-5740 – Build your own Lunch. In or Out?
*La Rambla – 238 NE 3rd St – (503) 435-2126 – Spanish tapas and a large wine list
*Pura Vida Cocina – 313 NE 3rd St. –  (503) 687-2020 – Great Latin Food, Surrealistic Art 
*McMenamins – 310 NE Evans St. – (503) 472-8427 –  You know it. You love it. Check the Rooftop.
Thai Country Restaurant – 707 NE 3rd St. – (503) 434-1300 – Curries, rice and noodles
The Sage – 406 NE 3rd St. – (503) 472-4445 – Soup du Jour and Sandwiches on fresh baked bread

Tour Distance:

~92 Miles (26 Miles + 23 Miles + 42 Miles) plus distance to Starting Point in Wilsonville and Return Drive from McMinnville

Driving Time:

~3 hours 

Scenic App:

Eola Hills $ Heartland Tour

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