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Known for its historic covered
bridges, Cottage Grove is a friendly, recreation and
family-oriented small town. Located at the southern end of the
Willamette Valley, Cottage Grove has many opportunities for family
vacations. Dorena Lake and Cottage Grove Lake, located only minutes
from the downtown area, offer overnight and day picnicking opportunities
as well as boating, fishing, swimming and camping. Fishing and
angling are available at Row River, below the Dorena Dam, and
in Dorena Lake itself. Fishermen have caught both trout and catfish
in Dorena Lake, and rainbow and cutthroat trout in Row River.
Dorena Lake is also famous for its windsurfing.
Golfers have three courses to choose from
- Middlefield Village Golf Course, along the Row River, Hidden
Valley Golf course at the foot of Mount David, and Emerald Valley
Golf Course, located 10 miles north of Cottage Grove in Creswell.
Visiting art galleries, specialty shops
and antique shops is a favorite pastime in Cottage Grove. Many
of the shops are within walking distance of each other, making
it a perfect place for that day out for browsing from shop to
Hospitality abounds at the many places
to dine and stay at in Cottage Grove, either in town or by one
of the two lakes. Accommodations in Cottage Grove are near such
diversions as tennis, hiking, swimming, and sailing. They offer
access to the downtown shopping area and the city's three parks.
Cottage Grove also has family dining at reasonable prices.
For golfing, camping, fishing, or just
a fun day in town, Cottage Grove is the place to visit.