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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: 2.38 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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Drift Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 15.36 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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Siletz Bay National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (541)-867-4550 Email: oregoncoast@fws.gov Distance: 15.42 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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Siuslaw National Forest Park

14 Activites Email: r6_siuslaw_WWWeb_Front_Desk@fs.fed.us Distance: 23.88 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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Cummins Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 29.44 miles

The Cummins Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 9,173 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the Cummins 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 "...

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Rock Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 34.38 miles

The Rock Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 7,486 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the Rock 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 "...inc...

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Nestucca Bay National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (541)-867-4550 Email: oregoncoast@fws.gov Distance: 34.72 miles

Nestucca Bay Refuge was established in 1991 with the acquisition of short grass pastures to provide wintering habitat for dusky and Aleutian Canada geese. The Nestucca Bay area supports approximately 10 percent of the world population of dusky Canada geese, and 100 percent of a very unique subpopulation of Aleutian Canada geese. It is also an important rest stop for migrating shorebirds and other ...

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William L. Finley National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (541)-757-7236 Email: Doug_Spencer@fws.gov Distance: 38.26 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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Lake Creek Falls National Park

2 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 41.88 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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Ankeny National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (503)-588-2701 Email: willamettevalleyrefuges@fws.gov Distance: 46.70 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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Whittaker Creek Recreation Area National Park

5 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 50.84 miles

Whittaker Creek Campground offers family camping in a wooded riverside location with a hiking trail that provides access to an old growth stand of Douglas fir high above the campground. The Old Growth Ridge Trail was designated in 1994 as a National Recreation Trail due to the exceptional wildlife, geology and old growth trees that are typical of coast range ecosystems. Chinook and coho salmon, ...

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Hult Pond National Park

8 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 51.07 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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Fern Ridge Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (541)-688-8147 Distance: 52.72 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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Three Arch Rocks National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (541)-867-4550 Email: oregoncoast@fws.gov Distance: 54.41 miles

Three Arch Rocks Refuge, comprised of three large coastal rocks and six smaller rocks off the northern Oregon coast, was established in 1907 as the first refuge west of the Mississippi River. The refuge is 15 acres in size and is one of the smallest National Wilderness Areas in the nation. The refuge protects the largest common murre colony south of Alaska (greater than 200,000 birds) and the ...

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Cape Meares National Wildlife Refuge Park

3 Activites Phone: (541)-867-4550 Email: oregoncoast@fws.gov Distance: 56.16 miles

Cape Meares Refuge is located on a small headland just south of Tillamook Bay on the northern Oregon coast. It is adjacent to the Pacific Ocean and Cape Meares State Scenic Viewpoint. Designated as a research natural area in 1987, it protects one of the few remaining stands of coastal old growth forest in Oregon. The Sitka spruce and western hemlock forest provides habitat for a diversity of w...

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Clay Creek National Park

5 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 57.72 miles

Clay Creek Campground is a favorite if you enjoy riverside camping with an interpretive trail to old-growth timber. The Siuslaw River is a salmon watch site that runs fast and cold during the winter months, providing exceptional habitat for Coho and Chinook salmon that can be observed spawning during the fall and winter.

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West Eugene Wetlands National Park

3 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 59.86 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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Smith River Falls National Park

3 Activites Phone: (541)-756-0100 Email: BLM_OR_CB_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 62.04 miles

This site offers a peaceful setting along the mith River and provides the opportunity to setup camp in the shade of towering trees with great view of the river.

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Vincent Creek Recreation Site

3 Activites Phone: (541)-756-0100 Email: BLM_OR_CB_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 62.22 miles

Vincent Creek offers a good base camp for big game hunting and general camping and fishing in Smith River and Vincent Creek.

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Fawn Creek National Park

3 Activites Phone: (541)-756-0100 Email: BLM_OR_CB_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 62.32 miles

A quiet undeveloped setting along the river with a small boat ramp providing access to the confluence of Fawn Creek and Smith River.

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Franz Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (360)-835-8767 Email: Yvette_Donovan@fws.gov Distance: 64.41 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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Shotgun Creek Recreation Site

4 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 65.38 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: 66.28 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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Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area National Park

1 Activites Phone: (541)-756-0100 Email: BLM_OR_CB_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 67.80 miles

The Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area is a mosaic of pastures, woodlands, and wetlands, providing a variety of wildlife viewing experiences. A herd of 60 to 100 Roosevelt elk are year-round residents, and visitors can also view numerous birds in the area, including waterfowl. Each of 2 viewing areas provides parking, an interpretive center, viewing scopes, and restrooms. The area is contiguous with the ...

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Henry Hagg Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (503)-846-8715 Distance: 67.94 miles

Henry Hagg Lake was formed by the construction of Scoggins Dam which is a major facility of the Tualatin Project. Scoggins Park/Henry Hagg Lake has many developed facilities for day use. Park is open from sunrise to sunset seven days a week. The facilities open in late April-on the first day of fishing season-and close in late October. Overnight camping not permitted. Available species include...

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