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Lookout Point Lake National Park

5 Activites Phone: (541)-937-2131 Distance: 3.66 miles

22 miles southeast of Eugene, Lookout Point Lake is a popular recreation area offering year-round fishing, seasonal water skiing, sailing, swimming, picnicking and hunting. The area is also managed for wildlife habitat such as waterfowl, blacktail deer, upland game birds, wintering elk, bald eagles, osprey and many other species. Lookout Point Dam an earth-and-gravel-fill dam with a concrete gate...

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Fall Creek Lake National Park

6 Activites Phone: (541)-937-2131 Distance: 5.77 miles

This scenic 1,852 acre lake is surrounded by 22 miles of forested shoreline, providing many opportunities for outdoor recreation such as boating, water skiing, hiking and wildlife viewing. The land surrounding the lake is protected and managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to provide habitat for many species of waterfowl, upland game and non-game wildlife. Fall Creek Lake is 25 miles sout...

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Dexter Lake National Park

6 Activites Phone: (541)-937-2131 Distance: 6.46 miles

22 miles southeast of Eugene, Dexter Lake is a popular recreation area offering year-round fishing, seasonal water skiing, sailing, swimming, picnicking and hunting. The area is also managed for wildlife habitat such as waterfowl, blacktail deer, upland game birds, wintering elk, bald eagles, osprey and many other species. Dexter Dam was completed in 1954 and provides flood control and has one g...

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Dorena Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (541)-937-2131 Distance: 14.06 miles

The lake is located in rolling, partially wooded hill country. Its three parks offer boating, swimming, sailing, fishing and water skiing. Schwarz park located downstream of the dam, offers overnight camping for families and groups. Overnight camping is also available at Baker Park on the south side of the lake. The lakeshore is managed for wildlife habitat as well, including many species of b...

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Sharps Creek Campground National Park

5 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 15.24 miles

Sharps Creek is a favorite of recreational miners, campers, picnickers, and nature lovers. There are opportunities to pan or sluice for gold year round in Sharps Creek. Nearby are the scenic Row River Trail and the historic Bohemia Mining District.

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Row River Trail National Park

4 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 16.63 miles

In 1994, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) acquired a portion of an abandoned Oregon and Southern Eastern railway line that was once used to haul ore, logs, supplies, and passengers between Disston and Cottage Grove. As part of a rails-to-trails project, about 15.6 miles of multiple-use trail was developed, including 5 miles that run alongside Dorena Lake. The paved trail is attractive not onl...

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Hills Creek Lake National Park

1 Activites Phone: (541)-937-2131 Distance: 17.45 miles

Hills Creek Lake is set in rugged mountain country within the Willamette National Forest. The scenic 2,735 acre lake with its 44 miles of forested shoreline provides many opportunities for outdoor recreation. There are five parks around the lake, two of which have overnight camping. There are also three boat ramps available. The Corps developed a 130-acre wildlife and wetland area below Hills ...

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Waldo Lake Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 18.57 miles

The Waldo Lake Wilderness now contains a total of 39,200 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the Waldo Lake 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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Cottage Grove Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (541)-942-5631 Distance: 20.62 miles

The lake and its shoreline set in the gently rolling hills of the Willamette Valley, is used for boating, swimming, water skiing, fishing, picnicking and camping. The Cottage Grove Dam, completed in 1942, stores up to 33,000 acre-feet of water and provides valuable flood control as well as irrigation, recreation and improved navigation downstream. The area is also managed to provide habitat for ...

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Shotgun Creek Recreation Site

4 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 25.62 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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West Eugene Wetlands National Park

3 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 26.64 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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Mckinley Group Site

3 Activites Phone: (541)-756-0100 Email: BLM_OR_CB_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 26.97 miles

McKinley offers camping for large groups, picking and fishing on Middle Creek.

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Blue River Lake National Park

3 Activites Phone: (541)-937-2131 Distance: 27.69 miles

This scenic 1,240 acre lake with its many miles of forested shoreline provides multiple outdoor recreational opportunities. Overnight camping is available at Mona campground, boat launching at Saddle Dam and Lookout Creek ramps. Fishing, swimming and water skiing are the favorite activities at the two recreation areas, both near the upper end of the lake.

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Cougar Lake National Park

1 Activites Phone: (541)-937-2131 Distance: 28.68 miles

With the beauty of the McKenzie River and a good reputation for trout fishing and several boat launches, this scenic 1,280 acre lake offers many recreational opportunities. There are visitor viewpoints at both sides of the Cougar Dam that offer spectacular views of the valley downstream and the vistas upstream around the lake. Most of the recreation areas are located within the mountainous Willa...

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Willamette National Forest Park

14 Activites Email: r6_willamette_wwweb_frontdesk@fs.fed.us Distance: 33.00 miles

The Willamette National Forest offers a stunning choice of year round recreation for day-trippers and vacationers alike from hiking, camping, fishing or skiing in the Cascade Mountains to picnicking or rafting along one of our scenic rivers.Seven major volcanic peaks rise within the Forest's wilderness areas: Mt. Jefferson, Three Fingered Jack, Mt. Washington, the Three Sisters (North Sister, Midd...

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Fern Ridge Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (541)-688-8147 Distance: 33.75 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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Rock Creek Recreation Site

4 Activites Phone: (541)-440-4930 Email: BLM_OR_RB_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 34.69 miles

The Rock Creek Recreation Site is located in a quiet, forested setting of ferns, maple, oak, and fir trees along the banks of Rock Creek. The 17-unit campground is popular for family camping and water play in Rock Creek. Adjacent to the campground, a sturdy pavilion is open for group use. Many visitors take stop at the Rock Creek Fish Hatchery, located several miles downstream, to view juvenil...

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Hult Pond National Park

8 Activites Phone: (541)-683-6600 Email: BLM_OR_EU_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 35.02 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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Boulder Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 37.31 miles

The Boulder Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 19,100 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the Boulder 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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Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail Park

2 Activites Phone: (541)-618-2200 Email: BLM_OR_MD_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 37.33 miles

BLM manages approximately 40 miles of this National Trail. The Siskiyou/Cascades segment of the Trail passes interesting attractions such as Pilot Rock, an ancient volcanic plug used as a landmark by pioneers, much like Devils Tower in Wyoming. The Trail passes Hobart Peak and Hobart Lake, and crosses through some old-growth forests.

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Foster Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (541)-937-2131 Distance: 37.38 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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Diamond Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 37.46 miles

The Diamond Peak Wilderness now contains a total of 54,185 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1964 the Diamond Peak 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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Loon Lake Recreation Site

10 Activites Phone: (541)-756-0100 Email: BLM_OR_CB_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 39.48 miles

The Loon Lake Recreation Area sits on the shore of Loon Lake. It features a, sandy beach for swimming, shady camp sites nestled in a Douglas fir forest, and a nature trail that leads to a cascading water fall.

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Three Sisters Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 40.08 miles

The Three Sisters Wilderness now contains a total of 286,708 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1964 the Three Sisters 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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North Umpqua River Recreation Area National Park

11 Activites Phone: (541)-440-4930 Email: BLM_OR_RB_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 40.77 miles

Within this beautiful corridor, there are world-class fly-fishing opportunities, exhilarating whitewater for rafters and kayakers, picture postcard scenery, a recently renovated 31-unit BLM campground, and a hiking and biking trail, which follows the river for the entire length of the corridor and beyond. The western portion of the corridor (about 8 river miles, or 11 trail miles) is administered ...

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