Linn County Campgrounds Opening Details

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Linn County Parks is Happy to Announce That We Are Welcoming Campers Back to Our Campgrounds

 
The Linn County Parks & Recreation (LCPR) staff is working diligently to open our campgrounds. Campground openings will need to occur in phases so we can safely open facilities with adequate staffing.  Please keep in mind that in order for us to keep the campgrounds open, visitors will need to adhere to physical distancing guidelines by remaining 6 feet apart, wearing masks as appropriate, and limiting group gatherings to 10 or less people.  Please see the information below for details about individual park and campground openings. Camping Reservation Information LCPR’s reservation system allows you to book reservations up to one year in advance of your visit.  Many of our parks have had reservations booked since last year.  Since the beginning of the COVID-19 closure, we have been cancelling reservations on a week-by-week basis.  In order to reopen the campgrounds, we have had to modify our system for making reservations.  The reservation system we use is live with open spots indicated as shown on the map.
  •  The quickest way to make a reservation is to book online at https://linnparks.com/parks/find-a-location/. If you are a frequent visitor, please consider creating an account in our reservation system, which will save you time in managing your reservations.
  • If you are unable to book online, please email us at parks@co.linn.or.us.  Our goal is to respond as quickly as possible, often within minutes during the regular workday.  Please keep in mind that we can only provide information related to the Linn County Parks System.
  • You can also call the Linn County Parks office at 541-967-3917, however, response times may be delayed.  Please leave a voicemail, and we will get back to you as soon as possible.  Please do not leave multiple voice mails as this slows down response time.

    Here Is The Latest Information Regarding Specific Parks and Campgrounds:

 
River Bend County Park Open Date, Monday 5/11/2020 Reservations at this very popular County Park are limited.  During the COVID-19 closure we have been canceling reservations (up until now) on a week-by-week basis.  Reservations for this park can be made four days in advance. Please keep the following information in mind:
  • Firewood and ice sales may be limited.
  • All campground loops at River Bend County Park are open.
  • G loop is open.  Campers must abide by physical distancing requirements.
  • Group shelters Open June 19, 2020 limitations apply.  Please Contact the Linn County Parks Office for details at: parks@co.linn.or.us
  • Public showers are open for limited hours and cleaned twice a day.
  • Campsites are limited to eight people per site.
  • Restrooms will be open and cleaned and disinfected twice a day.  (Please bring your own soap, sanitizer and disinfectants for your safety.)
  • "New this season" RV dump station charge of $5.00 per RV (credit card only).
  • Please remember to stay 6' apart at all times, physical distancing is necessary for us to keep the campground open.
  • Wear facial coverings when you interact with others.
  • Be thoughtful of others on trails, campsites and parking lots.
  • Playgrounds are open but are not sanitized.  Please remember to sanitize children after each playground use.

Sunnyside County Park

Open Date, Monday 5/11/2020 Located on Foster Lake, Sunnyside has the largest campground in our system with day use facilities, a boat ramp and moorage available.
  • Boat ramp is open.
  • Firewood and ice sales maybe limited.
  • Group shelters Open June 19, 2020 limitations apply.  Please Contact the Linn County Parks Office for details at: parks@co.linn.or.us .
  • Public showers are open for limited hours and cleaned twice a day.
  • A loop open.
  • B loop open June 19, 2020 with limitations. Please Contact the Linn County Parks Office for details at: parks@co.linn.or.us .
  • C loop open, as first come first serve, however some sites may be reserved or restricted due to physical distancing.
  • Campsite are limited to eight people per site.
  • Restrooms will be open and are cleaned and disinfected twice a day. (Please bring your own soap, sanitizer and disinfectant for your safety.)
  • Please remember to stay 6' apart at all times, physical distancing is necessary for us to keep the campground open.
  • Wear facial coverings when you interact with others.
  • Be thoughtful of others on trails, campsites and parking lots.
  • Playgrounds are open but are not sanitized.  Please remember to sanitize children after each playground use.

Clear Lake Resort

Linn County Parks has partially reopened Clear Lake Resort.  Visitors to Clear Lake should keep the following information in mind when planning a trip to the Resort.
  • Only modern cabins (with restrooms and showers) will be rented. Rustic cabins will be available for use beginning 6/19/2020.  Cabins will be cleaned and sanitized after each visitors stay and before the next visitors use.
  • Public showers will be available for rustic cabin users beginning June 19, 2020.  Shower will be cleaned twice per day.  (Please Bring your own soap, sanitizer and disinfectant when using the shower for your safety).
  • The Lodge interior is closed to customers, public restrooms are available in the day-use area, near the picnic shelter.  (Please Bring your own soap, sanitizer and disinfectant for your safety).
  • The restaurant is open with food service available.
  • Row boats and kayaks will only be available for 1/2 day or all day rentals, no hourly rentals due to cleaning between each customers use.
  • Only boat rental customers will be allowed on docks
  • Day use restrooms and shower house restrooms available for day use visitors.  (Please Bring your own soap, sanitizer and disinfectant for your safety)
  • Trail around Clear Lake is open.
  • Picnic Shelter is closed.
Waterloo County Park Open Date, Monday 5/11/2020 Located just outside Lebanon; this open space park is very popular with the locals.
  • Firewood sales maybe limited.
  • Some campsites are closed.
  • Boat ramps are open.
  • Group shelters Open June 19, 2020 limitations apply.  Please Contact the Linn County Parks Office for details at: parks@co.linn.or.us .
  • Public showers are open for limited hours and cleaned twice a day.
  • Limit of eight people per camp site.
  • Playground is under construction.
  • Restrooms will be open and are cleaned and disinfected twice a day. (Please Bring your own soap, sanitizer and disinfectant for your safety.)
  • Please stay 6' apart at all times; physical distancing is necessary for us to keep the campground open.
  • Wear facial coverings when you interact with others.
  • Be thoughtful of others on trails, boat ramps, and parking lots.
Edgewater  RV Park and Marina Our only full service RV park and marina is located on Foster Reservoir.  Please make reservations at: www.linnparks.com
  • Limited ice and firewood sales.
  • RV park open for online reservations.
  • Marina is open.
  • Restrooms will be open and cleaned and disinfected twice a day. (Please bring your own soap, sanitizer and disinfectants for your safety.)
  • Please stay 6' apart at all times; physical distancing is necessary to keep the campground open.
Whitcomb Creek County Park Opening on 5/22/2020 taking online reservations at www.linnparks.com Located on Green Peter Reservoir, the Whitcomb Creek campground has been recently expanded to provide a truly great camping experience.
  • Boat ramp open.
  • Limited firewood sales.
  • Campsites are limited to eight people per site.
  • Restrooms will be open and are cleaned and disinfected twice a day. (Please bring your own soap, sanitizer and disinfectants for your safety.)
  • Please stay 6' apart at all times; physical distancing is necessary for us to keep the campground open.
  • Wear facial coverings when you interact with others.
  • Be thoughtful of others on trails, boat ramps, and parking lot.
John Neal Memorial County Park No Group Camping until further notice. Please consider  the following guidelines and information:
  • Public showers are open for limited hours and cleaned twice a day.
  • Limit of eight people staying at a camp site.
  • Restrooms will be open, cleaned and disinfected two times a day.  (Please Bring your own soap and disinfectants for your safety.)
  • Please stay 6' apart at all times; physical distancing is necessary for us to keep the campground open.
  • Wear facial coverings when you interact with others.
  • Be thoughtful of others on trails, boat ramps, and parking lots.
  • Playgrounds are open but are not sanitized.  Please remember to sanitize children after each playground use.
Cascadia State Park The Cascadia State Park Campground is now open.  Cascadia's day-use and overnight group use areas will re-open Friday, June 19, 2020.  Please contact Linn County Parks for reservation and further detail.  There will be additional mandated requirements to reserve and use group facilities. When we do open here are some guidelines for visitors to consider:
  • Potable water is now available.
  • Public showers are open for limited hours and cleaned twice a day.
  • Restrooms are open and will be cleaned and disinfected once a day. (Please bring your own soap, sanitizer and disinfectants for your safety.)
  • Please stay 6' apart at all times; physical distancing is necessary to keep the campground open.
  • Wear facial coverings when you interact with others..
  • Be thoughtful of others on trails, boat ramps, and parking lots
Most Linn County Parks day use and boat ramps are or will be open no later than 5/15/2020.   Linn County Parks restrooms located at waysides and day use areas are available, however soap and hand sanitizer may not be available. Please remember restrooms are only as clean as the last person that uses it.
 

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