Halsey is a small, friendly town full of history. The town is named after its founder, William L. Halsey, vice president of the Willamette Valley Railroad Company, who in 1871 took his hand-drawn map of the town to be registered in Multnomah County, Oregon. Halsey has always been a farming community. In 1875, the city's population was about 250, and...
Popular from ancient times until today, the sports of archery and bowhunting are thriving in Linn County. Whether you're looking for friendly competition or to put food on the table, archery and hunting opportunities are here for the adventurous. Horner's Bow Shoot is a weekend summer event held near Sweet Home for the day-trip archers working to hone their skills. For...

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About Trails to Linn

Welcome to Trails to Linn! This website has been produced by The New Era community newspaper in Sweet Home, Oregon, in collaboration with the Visit Linn Coalition, a group of Linn County residents dedicated to letting people know about what Linn County has to offer. Its purpose is to help you connect with the myriad of opportunities that await...