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Ankeny National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (503)-588-2701 Email: willamettevalleyrefuges@fws.gov Distance: 3.58 miles

Oregon's Willamette Valley was once a rich mix of wildlife habitats. Valley wetlands were once extensive, with meandering stream channels and vast seasonal marshes. Today, the valley is a mix of farmland and growing cities, with few areas remaining for wildlife. Ankeny Refuge was created to provide vital wintering habitat for Dusky Canada Geese. Unlike most other Canada geese, Duskies have lim...

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Franz Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (360)-835-8767 Email: Yvette_Donovan@fws.gov Distance: 22.58 miles

Franz Lake Refuge is located in southwest Washington State, within the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. The refuge provides a variety of habitats including riparian wetlands, transitional woodlands from lower elevation willows, and cottonwoods to mid-elevation old-growth fir and cedar with associated native understory shrubs, open meadows, and numerous streams and seeps. Franz and Ar...

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Fishermen's Bend Recreation Area National Park

5 Activites Phone: (503)-375-5646 Email: BLM_OR_SA_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 25.32 miles

This campground offers many recreational opportunities such as an amphitheater, nature trail, picnicking along the Santiam River, fishing and a boat ramp. The site also has available, with reservation, three group picnic shelters. The shelters have baseball fields and volleyball courts

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William L. Finley National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (541)-757-7236 Email: Doug_Spencer@fws.gov Distance: 28.01 miles

William L. Finley National Wildlife Refuge was created to provide vital wintering habitat for dusky Canada geese. Unlike other Canada geese, duskies have limited summer and winter ranges. They nest on Alaska's Copper River Delta, and winter almost exclusively in the Willamette Valley. Habitat loss, predation, and hunting have caused a decrease in population. Located in the Willamette Valley, t...

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Elkhorn Valley Recreation Site/ Little North Santiam Recreation Area

9 Activites Phone: (503)-375-5646 Email: BLM_OR_SA_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 28.15 miles

Elkhorn Centrally located in the Little North Fork Recreation Area, Elkhorn offers secluded camp units along the North fork of the Santiam River. Trails along the river give visitors access to swimming holes and fishing. The campground is located on North Fork Road off Hwy 22, 34 miles east of Salem.

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Foster Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (541)-937-2131 Distance: 29.27 miles

Located in the beautiful Willamette Valley on the South Santiam River, Foster Lake provides boating, swimming and picnicking opportunities. The Foster Dam and Lake regulates the flow from the nearby Green Peter dam. The dam provides flood control, irrigation, power generation, recreation and improved navigation downstream.

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Green Peter Lake National Park

5 Activites Phone: (541)-367-5127 Distance: 31.79 miles

Located in the beautiful Willamette Valley on the Middle Santiam River, Green Peter Lake provides boating, swimming and picnicking opportunities. The Green Peter Dam and Lake provides flood control, irrigation, power generation, recreation and improved navigation downstream.

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Table Rock Wilderness National Park

3 Activites Phone: (503)-375-5646 Email: BLM_OR_SA_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 36.60 miles

The Table Rock Wilderness now contains a total of 5,500 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the Table Rock Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age...

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Shotgun Creek Recreation Site

4 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 37.01 miles

Shotgun Creek Park is located in the foothills of the Western Cascades. This 260 acre site retains the natural characteristics typical of this region in Oregon and is one of the most popular day-use recreation areas in Lane County. Shotgun Creek Park offers 20 acres of developed facilities that are ideal for family gatherings, reunions, office picnics, and wedding receptions.

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Willamette Falls Locks National Park

3 Activites Phone: (503)-656-3381 Distance: 37.16 miles

Historic Willamette Falls Locks is located on the west bank of the Willamette River in West Linn, OR. Visitors can watch vessels moving up and down the river through the rock-walled locks, spend time in the project?s historical information center or lunch at the picnic tables on the grassy area near the lock office. The historical information center is in the original lock master?s office and in...

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Detroit Lake National Park

2 Activites Phone: (541)-937-2131 Distance: 38.15 miles

Recreational opportunities around Lake Celilo include picnicking, boat launch and mooring, camping, swimming, water skiing, sail boarding, fishing, hiking and wildlife observation.

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Opal Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 39.21 miles

The Opal Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 20,733 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1996 the Opal Creek Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...in...

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Menagerie Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 41.72 miles

The Menagerie Wilderness now contains a total of 4,800 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the Menagerie Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...incre...

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Middle Santiam Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 42.63 miles

The Middle Santiam Wilderness now contains a total of 7,500 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the Middle Santiam Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of...

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Hult Pond National Park

8 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 43.93 miles

This site, sometimes referred to as Horton Lake, Hult Marsh, Hult Reservoir, or Mill Pond, was developed in the early 1900s for logging operations. The reservoir and surrounding wetland is about 40 acres and supports a rich diversity of wildlife, fish, and plant species. This recreation site is popular for activities such as fishing, camping, hiking, horseback riding, and scenic driving.

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Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (503)-590-5811 Email: Kim_Strassburg@fws.gov Distance: 44.73 miles

Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge is located at the northern end of the Willamette Valley near Sherwood, Oregon. The concept of creating the refuge originated from local citizens, cities, and governments, and so, it enjoys strong popular support, stemming from a desire to preserve green space where future generations can take part in outdoor recreation and education. Habitats include rem...

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Bull Of The Woods Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 45.34 miles

The Bull of the Woods Wilderness now contains a total of 37,607 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the Bull of the Woods Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an...

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Fern Ridge Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (541)-688-8147 Distance: 45.74 miles

Fern Ridge Lake, a popular recreation area for sailing, power boating and water skiing, is just 12 miles from downtown Eugene. Six park sites and several remote access points around the lake offer a variety of day use recreation opportunities such as picnicking, swimming, fishing, hunting and wildlife viewing. A private concession on the peninsula at the south end of the lake has overnight campi...

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Siuslaw National Forest Park

14 Activites Email: r6_siuslaw_WWWeb_Front_Desk@fs.fed.us Distance: 47.65 miles

Stretching from the lush forests of the coastal mountains to the unique Oregon Dunes and on into the beaches of the Pacific Ocean, visitors have a stunning choice of opportunities. One can find activities to suit every taste: from spectacular mountain views to beach combing, from whale watching to exploring the forest or dunes, the Siuslaw National Forest offers something for everyone.Highlights i...

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Clackamas Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 47.81 miles

The Clackamas Wilderness now contains a total of 9,470 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 2009 the Clackamas Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...incre...

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Drift Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 48.58 miles

The Drift Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 5,798 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the Drift Creek Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...i...

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Lake Creek Falls National Park

2 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 48.88 miles

Lake Creek Falls is a series of low cascades carved in the bedrock within a narrow gorge approximately one-half mile below the outlet of Triangle lake. The natural bedrock slide, located farther south of the Lower Falls, at present is the main recreational attration in the planning area.

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West Eugene Wetlands National Park

3 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 48.88 miles

The 2,500-acre West Eugene Wetlands are located within the city limits of Eugene, Oregon. These lands were acquired by federal, state, local, and nonprofit organizations because of the important ecological values, both botanical and wildlife. This area contains one of the most endangered plant communities in the nation, the Willamette wet prairie. Today, less than one half of one percent of the...

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Siletz Bay National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (541)-867-4550 Email: oregoncoast@fws.gov Distance: 49.49 miles

Siletz Bay National Wildlife Refuge consists of some of the most scenic estuarine habitat along the Oregon Coast National Scenic Byway. On either side of Highway 101, starched skeleton trees jut forth from the Siletz estuary and are reminiscent of a time when the salt marsh was fully diked. Red tailed hawks, bald eagles, and other raptors can often be seen roosting at the top of these snags; a...

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Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area National Park

5 Activites Phone: (541)-574-3100 Email: BLM_OR_SA_YHONA_Comments@blm.gov Distance: 51.18 miles

Jutting into the Pacific Ocean, this harsh, unforgiving environment hosts many forms of life. Harbor seals and whales are visible offshore year-round. In spring and summer, thousands of seabirds flock to the near-shore islands to breed and raise their young. At low tide, you can observe pools filled with intertidal life. Oregon's tallest and second-oldest lighthouse has illuminated this promontory...

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