The drive starts at the End of Oregon Trail in Oregon City and leads south through the Willamette Valley for a Rest Stop at the Silver Falls State Park. From there the route leads into Lane County, over the Shimanek Covered Bridge to Sweet Home for Lunch.

Tour Document:

10/12/19 Arrive and Drive to Sweet Home

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Starting Point:

End of the Oregon Trail, Parking Lot
1726 Washington St,
Oregon City, OR 97045


Rest Stop:
Silver Falls State Park
20024 Silver Falls Hwy SE,
Sublimity, OR 97385

Lunch Stop:
Skyline Inn
2425 Main St.,
Sweet Home, OR 97386

Tour Distance:

~114 Miles (62 Miles + 52 Miles) plus distance to Starting Point in Oregon City and Return Drive from Sweet Home

Driving Time:

~3 hours 

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October 2019 Arrive & Drive