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BRIDGE CLOSURE, TRAFFIC ADVISORY — SUMMER 2018: The Water Bureau has been contacted by Clackamas County that they are planning work on the vehicle bridge over Sandy River at Dodge Park in summer 2018. Work will require the complete closure of the bridge and detouring all traffic. The exact start date for construction has not yet been determined.
Reservations are now being accepted for the 2018 season: May 18 through June 30, 2018.
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 Portland Water Bureau 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.
Seasonal camping opens on May 19 and ends Oct. 2. Camping is $23 per night, and there is an $8.25 reservation/on-line processing fee (this fee is non-refundable). Firewood bundles are $6, and a $5 fee for extra vehicles.
Please bring exact change. Camp hosts are not able to make change for any of these above services.
The Community Hall is available for rent during the camping season. A full day is $125. There is a $25 reservation/processing fee (this fee is non-refundable) and a $100 damage deposit (refundable once building is verified by camp host).
To apply for a Noise Ordinance Variance from the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office or for questions about the Clackamas County rules, please call 503-785-5000 or visit www.clackamas.us.sheriff.
To make a reservation, visit the Portland Parks & Recreation Online Facility Viewing and Reservation Requests website or call 503-823-2525. 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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 503-823-7503.
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Location at 11021 SE Lusted Rd., Sandy, OR 97055