GENERAL INFORMATION: 503-823-7404
1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 600, Portland, OR 97204
A generation ago Portlanders camped at Dodge Park, now you can again!
Newly renovated and available for event rentals...this is a river rescue class!
Anglers are attracted to this confluence near Portland.
Now fisherman dip their hooks almost year round at Dodge Park.
Do you prefer to swim in the Sandy or Bull Run?
"Picnic Train" taken about 1912-13
Located at the confluence of the Sandy and Bull Run rivers, Dodge Park is a playground in Portland’s backyard. Just 20 miles east of Portland, the park offers seasonal camping, year-round picnicking, fishing, and boating. The park is owned and managed by the Portland Water Bureau, which has a watershed maintenance facility nearby. Click here to view directions and a map to Dodge Park.
Dodge Park is open for day use year-round and fee-free, and offers a unique site for fishing and picnicking. Picnic sites boast tables and grills. There is a children’s playground and portable sanitary facilities available year round. The restrooms and showers -- located in the Community Hall -- are open during camping season only.
Camping for the 2015 season opens on Friday, May 15, 2015.
To make a reservation, visit the Portland Parks & Recreation Online Facility Viewing and Reservation Requests website. Users will need to sign in or create an account to complete a reservation request. Payment is due at the time of request in order to secure the location.
The Community Hall is available for rent during the camping season.
Dodge Park is one of many launch sites for the 38 river miles that make up the Sandy River Water Trail. Boaters are allowed to leave a shuttle vehicle overnight at Dodge Park under the following conditions:
October 1 - Memorial Day weekend
Boaters must call Portland Water Bureau Security at 503-823-6084 and provide the following information:
June 1 - September 30
For more information about Dodge Park, contact Tom Klutz, Property Manager at the Portland Water Bureau, at email@example.com or 503-823-7503.
Stories and photos of Dodge Park's past
Find Dodge Park - just an hour from downtown Portland
Site numbers and amenities
Rules regarding appropriate use of, and conduct in, the park; security information