Mt. Pisgah Arboretum
Mount Pisgah Arboretum is a 209-acre site located along the Coast Fork of the Willamette River, within the Howard Buford Recreation Area, 7 miles from downtown Eugene. The arboretum highlights the native ecosystems of the southern Willamette Valley. Seven miles of groomed trails meander through mixed forest, oak savannah, meadow and riparian areas. Students learn about tree identification, forest ecology, wildlife habitats and other seasonal topics. All programs address the state science standards for elementary grades. Check the website for more information or call to schedule a tour.