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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Elijah Bristow State Park, near Dexter: A network of trails provides many options with varying distances.
May 31 at Elijah Bristow State Park off Highway 58 in Dexter.
At Elijah Bristow State Park near Lowell, ranger Sean "Mule Skinner" Stewart will lead a four-mile horse ride (supply your own steed, 10 a.
PLEASANT HILL - Marshfield's Connor Devereux completed the 5,000-meter course in 16 minutes, 47 seconds to earn first place in the boys division of the Bristow Rock N River Invitational cross country meet on Saturday at Elijah Bristow State Park.
Sunday at Oakway Golf Course, 2000 Cal Young Road, followed by a noon picnic at Elijah Bristow State Park near Dexter and winding up with a 6 p.
Marshfield's Zach Hammond finished in first place at the Rock-n-River Invitational at Elijah Bristow State Park in Dexter.
DEXTER - Oregon State Police and the Lane County medical examiner are investigating the death of a Dexter man who collapsed while running in the Bristow Rock N River Run cross country event Saturday morning at Elijah Bristow State Park.
Pleasant Hill's Nicholas Cooper finished third in the boys 5,000-meter race to lead the local finishers at the Bristow Rock N River Invitational at Elijah Bristow State Park in Dexter.
His service project, completed for Elijah Bristow State Park, involved removing 30 feet of a dry stream bed and replacing three culverts with a stream ford.
Parker Bennett led a 1-2-3 finish for Sisters' boys at the Bristow Rock-n-River Invite at Elijah Bristow State Park in Pleasant Hill.
Elijah Bristow State Park near Dexter is a good stopping point for birdwatching.
The 847-acre Elijah Bristow State Park includes 10 miles of hiking, biking and equestrian trails, as well as a portion of the Pacific Crest Trail.