Waterloo County Park B-Loop closes for the winter months on Sunday September 24th, 2017.

B-Loop closing Sunday September 24, 2017.

Currently Looking for Park Campground Hosts!

  Park Campground Hosts Needed! Linn County Parks Department is seeking enthusiastic people to live in a variety of our parks to help with customer service, general campground work, and park security. Park hosts live in the parks as a condition of the position. They perform the following services for the Parks Department: Camp Host application below, and mail to: 3010 Ferry Street SW, Albany, Oregon 97322. Applications are also accepted be email or fax.  Email:  parks@co.linn.or.us,  Fax:  (541) 924-6915.   Volunteer Camp Host Description - Sunnyside County Park, Waterloo County Park, River Bend County Park, John Neal County Park, & Whitcomb Creek County Park. Volunteer Camp Host Application Forest Service Volunteer Camp Host Description - Trout Creek Campground, Yukwah Campground & House Rock Campground.

Moyer House Closure 1/20-2/24

The Moyer House will be closed for our annual cleaning from 1/20 through 12/24. Our regular Saturday tours will resume on March 3

River Bend County Park has been winterized and the water is off on certain campsites

River Bend County Park has been officially winterized. The following sites will have the water on: 2C, 3C, 4C, 5C, 6C, 7C, 8C, 9C, 6D, 8D.  Campsites 5B & 6B will have the water on, but are used on a first come, first serve basis for a drop in at the park. All other sites will have power, but the water has been turned off/winterized. The River Bend cabins are available for winter rentals. The E, F and G-loops are closed until March of 2018.

Gedney Creek & Calkins Park Boat Ramps are Closed for the Season

Gedney Creek and Calkins Park Boat Ramps on Foster Lake are closed for the season due to low reservoir water levels.   Boating access on Foster Reservoir is available year-round at the Sunnyside County Park Boat Ramp.  Thank you!

Clear Lake Resort Winter Road Requirements

All winter season visitors to Clear Lake Resort are required to carry chains or traction devices if they are visiting the resort from mid-November thru the end of March.  Due to ever-changing weather conditions and limited staffing, the entrance and exit road may be difficult to use during inclement weather conditions.  Chains are not available at the resort.

Clear Lake Resort Winter Generator Hours

Clear Lake Resort is now operating on the winter season schedule for generator hours. Electrical power will be available during the following time periods: Morning: 7:30 AM-9:00 AM, Noon-1:00 PM, Evenings: 4:00 PM -10:00 PM. Winter generator hours will remain in effect until May 2018.

Whitcomb Creek County Park Closed for Winter Season

Whitcomb Creek Campground is now closed for the winter season and will re-open in spring of 2018 Thank you!

Waterloo County Park B-Row Camp Loop is Now Closed for The Winter

The Waterloo County Park B-Loop will close for the camping season on September 24, 2017.  The A-Loop is open all year and the B-loop will re-open in the spring of 2018.

VOLUNTEER CAMPGROUND HOST POSITION AVAILABLE NOW

2017 Seasonal Positions:  We are currently recruiting for the 2017 Fall & Winter Camp Host positions. volunteer camp host positions are available at several Linn County Parks campgrounds. The camp hosts share responsibilities for providing customer service, cleaning campsites and firepits, and selling firewood, among other duties. Request an application from: Linn County Parks & Recreation, 3010 Ferry Street SW, Albany, Oregon 97322; Phone (541) 967-3917;  Submit application to Linn County Parks Office or email us at parks@co.linn.or.us, by fax to (541) 924-6915, or to our office.      

USFS House Rock Campground - Closed for the Season

USFS House Rock Campground will be closing for the camping season on September 24, 2017.  It will reopen in May 2018.

USFS Fernview Campground - Closed for the Season

USFS Fernview Campground will be closing for the camping season on September 24, 2017.  It will reopen in May 2018.

USFS Trout Creek Campground - Closing for Season

USFS Trout Creek Campground will be closing for the camping season on September 24, 2017.  It will reopen in Spring 2018.

USFS Yukwah Campground - Closing for Season

USFS Yukwah Campground will be closing for the camping season on September 24, 2017.  It will reopen in Spring 2018.

USFS Longbow Organizational Camp - Closing for Season

Longbow Organizational Campground will be closing for the camping season on September 24, 2017.  It will reopen in Spring 2018.

Roaring River County Park - Seasonal Water Shutoff

Roaring River County Park will be winterized on October 2, 2017.  No water will be available in the park during the winter season.  The water will be turned back on in May 2018.

Stayton Bridge Boat Ramp Closure

The Stayton Bridge Boat Ramp is closed due to storm  and flood damage.  We are working with FEMA and the Oregon State Marine Board to repair the ramp.  Thank you for your patience.

Peoria Restrooms

Please be advised:  The flush restrooms at Peoria Park are closed due to water issues.  Fresh water is not available at Peoria Park.

Waterloo County Park will close the B-Loop for the winter months on Sunday September 24th, 2017. A-Loop will remain open all year. Watch for our November 1st, 2017 camping special of buy two nights, get third consecutive night free.

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