Elijah Bristow State Park

Elijah Bristow State Park


Location:Off OR 58, 16 miles southeast of Eugene.
Facilities:Picnic area, multi-use trails (12 miles), group shelter, viewing platform (é), boat ramp, restrooms.
Activities:Fishing, hiking, bicycling, horseback riding.
Special Features:Named for one of the first pioneer settlers in Lane County, the park sits along the Middle Fork of Willamette River, north of Dexter Reservoir. It features Channel Lake, a land-locked river channel that meanders through the park.
Address:c/o Southern Willamette Management Unit
PO Box 511
Lowell, OR 97452

Phone:800-551-6949
Web: www.oregonstateparks.org/park_83.php
Size: 847 acres.

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DEXTER - Pleasant Hill senior Hunter Murphy ran to a commanding victory Saturday during the Rock n' River boys cross country meet at Elijah Bristow State Park.
Obsidians: Elijah Bristow State Park, 2 miles, 10 feet of elevation gain.
Organizers of the Middle Fork Willamette Watershed Council's Earth Day event invite participants to paddle from Dexter Dam to an island in Elijah Bristow State Park and help pull invasive scotch broom to protect western pond turtle habitat.
Participants will paddle from Dexter Dam to an island in Elijah Bristow State Park and help pull invasive scotch broom to protect western pond turtle habitat.
The Bristow Trail Runs are at Elijah Bristow State Park in Dexter, beginning with a 50K at 8:30 a.
But Kauffman has been riding ever since, and on Sunday she organized the Oregon Equestrian Trails Poker Ride, where dozens of local riders and their animals came out to Elijah Bristow State Park - in wet weather, no less - to play an equine version of the traditional card game.
Oregon Equestrian Trails Poker Ride - Eugene chapter on Sunday will have poker ride at Elijah Bristow State Park near Dexter.
The Eugene chapter of Oregon Equestrian Trails will hold a poker ride at Elijah Bristow State Park beginning at 9 a.
Saturday at Elijah Bristow State Park in Dexter and Greenwaters Park in Oakridge; sponsored by Audubon Society; bring camera and binoculars; improve bird ID skills and learn about seasonal species variation, habitat distribution, "winter residents" and food habits; counts led by Audubon biologist/educator Dave Bontrager in Dexter and by U.
6 at Elijah Bristow State Park in Dexter, featuring 5-mile, 10-mile, 25K and 50K distances.
While some revelers celebrated New Year's at BYOB parties, Elijah Bristow State Park ushered in 2016 with an event that was BYOH.
In Lane County, Elijah Bristow State Park, 17 miles east of Eugene, is offering a guided 5-mile ride for equestrians with their own horses starting at noon and ending at 3 p.