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In 1985, Rob Reiner filmed portions of Stand By Me in Brownsville.
Use the map above to follow in the footsteps of Gordie, Chris, Vern & Teddy.

1. The bridge into town (Main & Calapooia river)

2. The treehouse (School Rd. between Butte & Westview)

3. The “pie eating contest” (Pioneer Park)
A tent was erected

4. Gordie’s house (Fisher St.).
White house with green trim

5. Ace's Backyard (Seven Mile Lane & Hausman)
1152 Linn Way, Seven Mile Lane is Linn Way

6. The Blue Point Dinner (Main st.)
Now Brownsville Saloon

7. “Gun Scene” at rear of Blue Point Dinner

8. “GoodBye Scene” (Park & Main)
Many buildings shown in movie can
be seen from this location.

Railroad Scenes:Tracks and open rolling hills the boys
covered on their search for the body were filmed on and
around the Row River Railway near Cottage Grove, Oregon.

The Junkyard: Located near Veneta, Oregon

High Railroad Tressle:The McCloud River overcrossing
near Mt. Shasta, California.

Leech Infested Swamp:Dilly Lane-Pleasant Hill, Or.
This location and the area where the body was found was filmed on the Coast Fork ofthe Willamette River in a wooded spot mile north of Hwy 58, five miles eastof I-5.

The Swamp was a hole dug in the ground, lined with plastic and filled with water.

The scene involving the Railroad Track was also filmedhere. The track was installed for the filming and has been removed.

The game of chicken: Royal Ave. between Greenhill and FisherRd-Eugene, Or.

Mailbox baseball: Huston St-Veneta, Or.

Quidaciolu’s Market: 91979 Territorial Road-Franklin,Or.

Vern’s house: Franklin Road-Franklin, Or.

 

 

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