Wandering Willamette Valley's Back Roads

Try these 5 Willamette Valley, Oregon, spots for their history, farm tours, and terrific berry pie.

Leaping Lamb Farm's woolly residents delight visitors.

Shawn Linehan

While some visitors to Oregon's Willamette Valley end their road trips in foodie-friendly McMinnville, rich rewards beckon farther south. There, along winding back roads between Salem and Eugene, five towns flanked by seed farms and silos deliver history, wildlife, and killer blackberry pie.

Albany brings back old times. You can ride a hand-carved dragon on t