recreation

Smith Rock State Park

Smith Rock is the pinnacle of Oregon’s state parks (Oregonian, 7/8/2018)

Smith Rock State Park climbing and trail guide (2018) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

Smith Rock State Park master plan (1990) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

Visitor survey of day-use and overnight visitors at Smith Rock State Park (2016) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

Cove Palisades State Park

The Cove Palisades, where three desert rivers become a state park oasis (Oregonian, 6/26/18)

The Cove Palisades campground (serial) Oregon State Parks & Recreation Department

Lake Billy Chinook (serial) Oregon State Parks & Recreation Department

The Cove Palisades State Park recreation guide (serial) Oregon State Parks & Recreation Department

Silver Falls

Silver Falls is pure Oregon magic (Oregonian, 5/6/2018)

Silver Falls State Park, trail guide (2015) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

Silver Falls: where to stay (2018) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

Silver Falls State Park, trail of ten falls (2015) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

Most popular state park campgrounds

Oregon breaks record for state park camping. Here’s the 15 most popular campgrounds (Statesman Journal, 3/7/18)

Fort Stevens campground [PDF] (2017) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

South Beach campground [PDF] (2017) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

Nehalem Bay campground [PDF] (2017) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department