Sep 26, 2013
The Ashland Daily Tidings
8,000-acre state park opens on John Day River
A bold approach to running a land conservation trust payed dividends this week when Oregon dedicated the state's second largest state park, located on the lower John Day River.
Oregon's 2nd Largest Park Opening Wednesday
Oregon's 2nd largest state park is opening Wednesday. The 8,000 acre Cottonwood Canyon State Park features excellent access to the John Day River.
Oregon's north-central grain belt: Great countryside, dots on a map to explore
Fold a map of northern Oregon inward on the crest of the Cascades and two dissimilar areas come face to face.
Cottonwood Canyon, Oregon's newest state park set to open
The first full weekend for Oregon's newest state park will be Sept. 28-29. The park will offer camping and other activities along the John Day River about two hours east of Portland between Wasco and Condon.