Central Oregon and the Willamette Valley offer a wide variety of opportunities for outdoor adventure. Our staff and campers make the most of the mountains, rivers, hills, and lakes in this recreational wonderland.
Check out all the adventures in store for this summer!
1: Smith Rock
Sport climbing was born at this central Oregon state park, and the daring continue to scale its many routes every summer.
2: McKenzie River
The wild rapids and twisting bends of this mighty river attract kayakers and whitewater rafters from across the region.
3: Coastal Foothills
The eastern edge of Oregon’s Coast Range features old growth forests, stands of cedar and Douglas Fir, and evidence of ongoing timber industry.
4: Deschutes River
This mighty waterway winds through central Oregon and offers a world-class paddling experience that’s ideal for overnight excursions.
5: Fern Ridge Resevoir
Just 12 miles from Eugene, Ore., this lake on the Long Tom Watershed offers a variety of recreational options for locals and visitors.
6: Triangle Lake
Nestled in the lush forests of the Coastal Foothills, this creek-fed lake is named for its shape and provides day-use access for paddling and swimming.
7: Spencer’s Butte
High-flying adventure meets team-building at this Eugene high ropes course that presents a variety of group challenges for people of all ages and skill levels.
Discover adventure among the trees, rocks, and waves of central Oregon this summer! Register now for these middle school and high school camps!