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first time visit

A friend and I enjoyed a walk up and down Main St. in the evening and returned the next day for a... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Vancouver, Canada
Enjoyable town with many covered bridges for bikers and car touring.

Spent three days here for the love of covered.brifges. Ask for the map to maximize your time and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Seattle, Washington
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“animal house”(5 reviews)
“cute town”(5 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent three days here for the love of covered.brifges. Ask for the map to maximize your time and distance. This historic town offers more than at first glance. A movie location for Buster Keaton film The General, Animal House and.others. Many historic homes and the...More

Thank martyC5001NS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whatever your doing...Make sure it includes a Visit to Cottage Grove's Historic Downtown...From Antique hunting to Small town sampling of their Restaurants it's the place to see...

Thank guns4fun
Reviewed 31 July 2018

A friend and I enjoyed a walk up and down Main St. in the evening and returned the next day for a brief time to gift shop when stores were open. I found a nice gift at the antique store.

Thank X3301NUjohnc
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The historic district is pretty much a drivethrough experience. We found no noteworthy spots here and the 'local flavor' tended to congest themselves all over the sidewalk.

Thank ohjames
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Typical small town from the early 1940's - 1960's. Historical buildings interlaced with some coffee shops. The Homestead furniture store is on main, site of the shooting of Animal House.

1  Thank ilwaco61
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Cute old town area with little shops and cafe's. the cover bridge is also very nice and good for walking around

Thank ramosjeff1
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Cottage Grove is a quaint little town with lots of character. We really enjoyed talking to some of the merchants and learning about this beautiful community. We explored all the cover bridges and walked the main street in old town. Very friendly town and a...More

1  Thank Cyndi0413
Reviewed 3 May 2018

I liked seeing the covered bridges in town. Went to the Antique shop which was fun. Nothing exciting but still good to see.

Thank daphne b
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Visited over the weekend. Very walkable - about 3-4 blocks long. Here with our 91 year old mom. Day was very pretty so we puttered around the historic district. Many stores were closed on Friday afternoon. Maybe Good Friday? Not sure but it seemed a...More

Thank ranger4441
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Quaint little area with a few shops and restaurants in the few blocks of historic Main St. The restored murals are really nice.

Thank sp4301
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