Smith Rock State Park


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Smith Rock State Park


Location:Off US 97, 9 miles northeast of Redmond.
Facilities:Walk-in bivouac camp, picnic area, hiking trails, interpretive exhibits, restrooms (é).
Activities:Camping, fishing, hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, wildlife viewing.
Special Features:Recognized as having some of the most colorful and spectacular geological formations in Oregon, park is an international mecca for rock climbers. The park and surrounding federal land offer thousands of climbs, including more than than a thousand bolted routes, some of which are rated among the most difficult in the world.
Address:9241 NE Crooked River Dr
Terrebonne, OR 97760

Phone:541-548-7501
Web: www.oregonstateparks.org/park_51.php
Size: 651 acres.

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A climber who fell 15 feet at a remote part of Smith Rock State Park in Central Oregon has been hoisted out and taken to a hospital.
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He presents a long-awaited revised edition of his 1992 climbing guide to Smith Rock State Park and the surrounding area.
Groups will visit Bend's underground, go hiking at Smith Rock State Park, raft, and tour Bend's galleries, shops and restaurants.
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TERREBONNE - Smith Rock State Park will hold its annual Oregon Archaeology Celebration lecture series each Friday evening during October.
At Smith Rock State Park, along the Crooked River about 25 miles northeast of Bend, you can watch some of the world's top climbers take on Monkey Face or Just Do It.
The start/finish area is in Smith Rock State Park near the information yurt on NE Crooked River Drive, Terrebonne.
More than $92,000 has been raised online in support of a University of Oregon student and sorority president who became paralyzed from the waist down in a fall earlier this month at Smith Rock State Park in Central Oregon.
A University of Oregon student and sorority president was seriously injured Sunday in a fall at Smith Rock State Park, Deschutes County Search & Rescue officials said.
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