Boater Info

Paulina Lake Campground, Deschutes County Deschutes National Forest -US. Forest Service has closed the campground due to a high volume of blown down trees that are potentially hazardous.  For more information, contact Scott McBride at 541-383-4712.
​​Detroit Reservoir, Big Cliff Dam, Marion County The boat ramp is closed until further notice.  The Corps of Engineers reports that they have opened the reservoir to walk-in or carry down recreation.  For more information contact 541-942-5631.
Buena Vista, Marion County The Buena Vista ramp on the Willamette River, Marion County side has been closed. There are no plans to re-open the ramp. Boating access is still available at the Buena Vista County Park on the Polk County side of the river. For more information, contact 503-588-7943.
Clackamette Park, Oregon City The Clackamette Park boat ramp on the Clackamas River is closed until further notice. The ramp started shifting and due to instability is dangerous to boaters attempting to launch. For more information contact ​503-496-1565. Close by ramps for launching are SportsCraft Landing & Meldrum Bar. Also check out our online map for other potential launch areas.Image of the Clackamette Park boat ramp damage

An "Open House" is being held on September 15, from 6-8 pm at City Hall, 625 Center St., Oregon City, OR.

Owyhee Reservoir Waterway managers report that the Owyhee Lake Dam Ramp is closed for public safety.  With the extremely low water levels, the following ramps are no longer in the water: Gordon Gulch, Indian Creek  and McCormack boat ramps.  For more information about water levels and other boat ramps, visit: ​

 Willamette Park, City of Portland
Boat ramp closed from 9/12/16 to 10/31/16 for dredging and boat ramp improvements.
Cedaroak, City of West Linn
Dredging, new docks, new ramps

Carnahan, Tillamook County
New dock
Clackamette Park, City of Oregon CityRamp will be closed from 9/18/16 until the repairs are finished.
Thief Valley, Union County
Construction began on 9/14/16 and is expected to be complete by 11/1/16.