Oregon Hotel Reservations
Visiting East of the Cascades
Interstate 5, Oregon's most traveled highway, runs over 300 miles north to south through the state. Best Western Hotel locations along the I-5 corridor, are convenient for travelers passing through or on getaways to Oregon's beaches, mountains and rivers. From Portland to Ashland in southwestern Oregon, I-5 connects major cities and small towns, stop for a good nights rest at one of over 15 Best Western Hotels along the route and make it a safe trip. With affordable rates and comfortable accommodations, Best Western is always a good choice for travelers.
Eugene, the second largest city in Oregon, sits on I-5, convenient for travelers to the University of Oregon. Eugene is a nice mix of urban, college and small town, and serves as the cutural and commercial hub for central-west Oregon. Always worth the trip, Eugene's Saturday Market resumes for 2010 on April 3rd. A showcase for the best of Eugene, the Market is held every Saturday through mid-November.
Eugene draws outdoor enthusiasts and the active. The 2010 Eugene Marathon is an early season running event, held April 30th through May 2nd. The schedule includes a half marathon, 5K, and the culmination of the cumulative kids marathon with a 1 mile fun run. Participants of all ages and abilities are welcome and spectators can enjoy the live entertainment along the course and a health and safety expo. Come test your winter workout regime, there are preview runs February, March and April.
Ladies take note: New for 2010, there is a Women's half marathon in the works for Labor Day. Ducks fans can enjoy spring sports through May. The schedule includes baseball, softball, track and field, lacross and golf. The University of Oregon will host the Oregon Relays invitational the end of April. This is a two day event where the state top high school, collegiate and professional athletes will compete. The 2010 OSAA Track and Field Finals will also be hosted on campus the end of May. Come on out and cheer on your favorite athletes.
Grants Pass to the south is dreamland for outdoor adventure. On the banks of the Rogue River, Grants Pass is well know for it's world class white water, fly fishing and nearby hiking and camping. Spring and Summer markets and fairs are a staple on the weekends, featuring growers, artisans and crafters. Memorial Day weekend Grants Pass hosts Boatnik. In its 51st year, Boatnik features a parade, the highly anticipated white water hydroplane races, food, arts and crafts. Kids will love the carnival, adults can participate in a golf shoot-out, softball and even a pizza eating contest. The focal point of the weekend are the boats races which include sprint, drag, and the hydroplanes. Get the family off to a great summer at Boatnik in Grants Pass.
When the day is done, come home to the Best Western Grants Pass Inn or the Best Western Inn at the Rogue. Both hotels have heated outdoor pools the kids will enjoy, while the adults look on with a cool cocktail from the lounge. Stay an additional day or two and enjoy the local sites and scenery nearby.
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29 Best Western Hotels
in East of the Cascades
Best Western Plus Prairie Inn
Best Western Sunridge Inn
Best Western Plus Columbia River Inn
Best Western Corvallis
Best Western Cottage Grove Inn
Best Western Dallas Inn & Suites
Best Western Greentree Inn
Best Western New Oregon
Best Western Mt. Hood Inn
Best Western Hermiston Inn
Best Western Rory & Ryan Inns
Best Western Plus Hood River Inn
Best Western John Day Inn
Best Western Plus Rama Inn & Suites
Best Western Newberry Station
Best Western Premier Boulder Falls Inn
Best Western Oakridge Inn
Best Western Inn & Suites
Best Western Pendleton Inn
Best Western Prineville Inn
Best Western Plus Rama Inn
Best Western Garden Villa Inn
Best Western Pacific Highway Inn
Best Western Plus Mill Creek Inn
Best Western Sandy Inn
Best Western Ponderosa Lodge
Best Western Grand Manor Inn
Best Western Plus Hartford Lodge
Best Western Plus Cascade Inn & Suites