Guest/Companion Tours Information & Schedule
The following is a listing of activities that we have put together for the enjoment of Guests/Companions traveling with conference attendees. Children are welcome with the supervision of an adult. Please contact OSU Conference Services if you have any questions by calling 1-800-678-6311 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note the following information about the scheduled tours:
All tours will meet 30 minutes prior to departure at the Hilton Garden Inn located on the corner of 25th and Western, across the street from the LaSells Stewart Center. A campus map can be found here.
Be sure to bring a light jacket or long sleeves with you, as it does get cooler in the evening. For day trips, please remember sunscreen and sunglasses.
Monday, August 4 - Central Oregon Excursion and Dinner in Eugene
Includes lunch, dinner and light snacks. Drive through the Cascade Mountains to beautiful Sisters, Oregon! Experience the western charm of the Sisters community. Next we will travel to waterfalls and scenery that is sure to astound you! We will meet the conference attendees for dinner in Eugene at the University of Oregon. You will be delivered back to the Hilton at 10:00pm.
Central Oregon Excursion WITH Dinner in Eugene on Monday, August 4, Depart at 9:30am – Return at 10:00pm (lunch and dinner included)
Monday, August 4 – Dinner at the University of Oregon
It will be a fabulous dinner at the University of Oregon! Transportation included. Dinner at the University of Oregon on Monday, August 4, 2008
Depart at 5:30pm – Return at 10:00pm $60
Tuesday, August 5 - Explore and Shop Portland
Explore Portland! See one of the Northwest’s most beautiful cities!
Explore Portland Tour on Tuesday, August 5, 2008
Depart at 9:30am – Return at 4:00pm (lunch included) $55
Wednesday, August 6 - Newport Beach Adventure
Come visit Historic Newport, Oregon, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean! You will see Sea Lions, visit the world class Oregon Coast Aquarium and shop the historic bay front.
Newport Beach Adventure, Wednesday, August 6, 2008,
Depart at 9:30am – Return at 4:00pm (lunch and ticket to the aquarium included) $55
Wednesday, August 6 - Dinner at Tyee Winery
Experience a true North West evening at the beautiful and historic Tyee Winery.
Dinner at Tyee Winery, On Wednesday, August 6th. 2008
Depart at 5:30pm – Return at 9:30pm (dinner and wine included) $55
Click here to register for Guest/Companion Tours
If you do not want to attend a scheduled tour, you might enjoy some of the following activities:
Here are a list of links with information about other fun activities in Oregon. These activities are not part of the scheduled guest tours but can be enjoyed independently by conference attendees.