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Bridge Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 13.36 miles

The Bridge Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 5,400 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the Bridge 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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John Day Fossil Beds National Monument Park

Rank: 196 5 Activites Email: joda_interpretation@nps.gov Distance: 18.50 miles

Colorful rock formations at John Day Fossil Beds preserve a world class record of plant and animal evolution, changing climate, and past ecosystems that span over 40 million years. Exhibits and a working lab at the Thomas Condon Paleontology Center as well as scenic drives and hikes at all three units allow visitors to explore the prehistoric past of Oregon and see science in action.

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Ochoco Reservoir National Park

7 Activites Phone: (541)-447-4363 Distance: 24.19 miles

Ochoco Dam and reservoir are major features of the Crooked River Project. Ochoco Dam, a hydraulic-fill structure on Ochoco Creek east of Prineville, Oregon, was constructed immediately after World War I as part of the Veterans Farm Settlement program undertaken by the state of Oregon. The left abutment of the dam is an alluvial fan and the right abutment is a slide mass consisting of fine earth a...

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Black Canyon Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 25.67 miles

The Black Canyon Wilderness now contains a total of 13,400 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the Black Canyon 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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Spring Basin Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (541)-416-6700 Email: BLM_OR_PR_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 25.88 miles

The Spring Basin Wilderness now contains a total of 6,382 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 2009 the Spring Basin 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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Mill Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 26.41 miles

The Mill Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 17,400 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the Mill 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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Prineville Reservoir National Park

7 Activites Phone: (503)-986-0707 Email: Park.Info@state.or.us Distance: 42.01 miles

Prineville Reservoir and Arthur R. Bowman Dam are features of the Crooked River Project. Recreation at the 3,030-acre reservoir is located 15 miles south of Prineville. Available species include largemouth and smallmouth bass, rainbow trout, brown bullhead, and crappie. Season open year-round. Reservoir acre feet and total reservoir capacity and cubic feet/second release rates for rivers below ...

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Ochoco National Forest And Crooked River National Grassland Park

15 Activites Phone: (541)-416-6500 Email: Mailroom_R6_Ochoco@fs.fed.us Distance: 43.99 miles

Located in central Oregon, lies the Ochoco National Forest. The forest is part of the old Blue Mountain Forest Reserve, which was established in 1906 by President Theodore Roosevelt. The Reserve was divided into four smaller, more manageable units in 1908 - the Deschutes, Malheur, Whitman and Umatilla National Forests. In 1911 the Ochoco National Forest was established from parts of the Malheur an...

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Haystack Reservoir National Park

7 Activites Phone: (541)-383-5300 Distance: 56.13 miles

The Haystack Reservoir area encompasses 271 acres of land and 233 acres of water surface, with 5 miles of shoreline. Available species include largemouth bass, crappie, rainbow trout, kokanee, brown trout, and brown bullhead.Haystack Dam and reservoir are features of the Deschutes Project.

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Willow Creek National Park

4 Activites Phone: (541)-296-1181 Distance: 56.78 miles

Willow Creek Lake is a flood control dam designed to protect the city of Heppner, Oregon. The dam also provides valuable water storage for irrigation for the area. When a flash flood occurs, the flood waters will be caught and stored, and slowly released until the lake returns to its maintained elevation of 2063 feet.

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Lower Deschutes Wild And Scenic River National Park

9 Activites Phone: (541)-416-6700 Email: BLM_OR_PR_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 63.33 miles

The Lower Deschutes River was designated an Oregon Scenic Waterway in 1970 and a Federal Wild and Scenic River in 1988. The river runs through a deep rimrock-lined canyon that ranges from 900 feet to 2,600 feet in depth. The elevation drops from 1,393 feet at Pelton Reregulation Dam to 160 feet at its confluence with the Columbia River. The average gradient is 13 feet per mile and is relatively c...

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Strawberry Mountain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 63.90 miles

The Strawberry Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of 69,350 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1964 the Strawberry Mountain 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. I...

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Oregon Badlands Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (541)-416-6700 Email: BLM_OR_PR_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 64.25 miles

The Oregon Badlands Wilderness now contains a total of 29,301 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 2009 the Oregon Badlands 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...

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Deschutes National Forest Park

13 Activites Phone: (541)-388-2715 Email: Mailroom_R6_Deschutes@fs.fed.us Distance: 66.20 miles

Located in Central Oregon, the Deschutes National Forest extends for about 100 miles along the east side of the Cascade Mountains, encompassing more than 1.6 million acres, encompassing more than 1.6 million acres. Enjoy a scenic backdrop of volcanic mountains that form the crest of the Cascade Mountains, and alpine forests, volcanic attractions, dense evergreen forests, mountain lakes, caves, de...

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Wenaha-Tucannon Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 66.53 miles

The Wenaha-Tucannon Wilderness now contains a total of 177,423 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. Oregon contains approximately 66,375 acres. Washington contains approximately 111,048 acres. In 1978 the Wenaha-Tucannon Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extrao...

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Umatilla National Forest Park

13 Activites Email: r6_umatilla_public_inquiries@fs.fed.us Distance: 66.53 miles

The Umatilla National Forest, located in the Blue Mountains of southeast Washington and northeast Oregon, covers 1.4 million acres of diverse landscapes and plant communities. The forest offers a variety of recreational opportunities from camping, hiking, bicycling, hunting to white water rafting!  The forest has some mountainous terrain, but most of the forest consists of v-shaped valleys separat...

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Macks Canyon Site

5 Activites Phone: (541)-416-6700 Email: BLM_OR_PR_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 68.78 miles

The Macks Canyon archaeological site is a large, prehistoric village locale overlooking the Deschutes River in north-central Oregon. The site is characterized by shallow, circular, semi-subterranean house depressions, surface artifacts, and riverine shell deposits. Limited excavations conducted in the late 1960's indicate that the site was the location of a winter village occupied by Sahaptin-spea...

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North Fork John Day Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 73.70 miles

The North Fork John Day Wilderness now contains a total of 121,352 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the North Fork John Day 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. ...

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Malheur National Forest Park

12 Activites Email: malheur_public_information@fs.fed.us Distance: 75.64 miles

The 1.7 million acre Malheur National Forest located in the Blue Mountains of Eastern Oregon. Diverse and beautiful scenery of the forest includes hidden gems of alpine lakes and meadows. Elevations vary from about 4000 feet (1200 meters) to the 9038 foot (2754 meters) top of Strawberry Mountain.2013 Recreation Accomplishment Report: Learn more about how your recreation fees were used in 2013 to b...

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West Cascades Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (503)-668-1700 Distance: 76.41 miles

This byway offers some of the best up-close views of thundering waterfalls, ancient forests, rushing whitewater, and cool, placid lakes. The drive begins in the historic logging city of Estacada, immersing you in old growth forest. Continue and see snowcapped volcanic peaks and the breathtaking Wild and Scenic Clackamas River.

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Lower White River Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (541)-416-6700 Email: BLM_OR_PR_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 77.19 miles

The Lower White River Wilderness now contains a total of 2,870 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management and the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 2009 the Lower White River Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary ...

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John Day Lock And Dam, Lake Umatilla National Park

9 Activites Phone: (541)-506-4807 Distance: 83.58 miles

John Day Dam is 216 miles upstream from the mouth of the Columbia River and located at Exit 109 off Interstate 84 in Oregon. The project consists of a navigation lock, spillway, smolt monitoring facility, powerhouse and fish-passage facilities on both shores. Many recreation opportunities are available along the shores of Lake Umatilla and on the John Day River, such as boating, fishing, swimmin...

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Badger Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 86.32 miles

The Badger Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 28,140 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the Badger 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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Monument Rock Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 87.15 miles

The Monument Rock Wilderness now contains a total of 19,650 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1984 the Monument 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 of ...

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Mount Jefferson Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 87.61 miles

The Mount Jefferson Wilderness now contains a total of 107,008 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 1968 the Mount Jefferson 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 ag...

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