Clear Lake Resort

With its rental cabins and proximity to Hoodoo Ski Area is one of the parks open through winter.

Park News & Seasonal Closures


Recreation Plan for Green Peter Reservoir and the Quartzville Recreation Corridor

go View the Recreation Plan
go Go to Trails to Linn for more recreation info


Seasonal jobs in Linn County Parks

go Seasonal parks jobs are available now. Download a Linn County job application


Oregon Country Trails

The Oregon Country Trails web site offers exciting things to do in your community and others. A rural, self guided driving tour with something to see, something to do and something to buy locally!
go Visit Oregon Country Trails


Water Levels on Green Peter

go Thistle Creek Boat Ramp water levels on Green Peter


Seasonal Closures & Openings

River Bend County Park, on the South Santiam River, east of Sweet Home and Waterloo County Park, located on the South Santiam River, upstream from the City of Waterloo, are open year round. Clear Lake Resort cabins are open year round for winter use.

Lewis Creek County Park | Open for the season early May  12, 2012

Whitcomb Creek County Park | Open for the season April 27, 2012

John Neal Memorial County Park | Open for the season April 27, 2012

Waterloo County Park | Open for the season early May 4, 2012.

Claude Cox Addition picnic shelters | No water as of October 1st, 2011.

Sunnyside Campground Campground open for the season March 23, 2012

Sunnyside day use and boat Ramp | Open all year.

River Bend Campground | Open year round. Western Half (E/F/G loops) closed for winter use. 

Calkins | Closed for the year.

For additional information contact the Linn County Parks & Recreation Department, 3010 SW Ferry Street, Albany, ORĀ  97322 (541-967-3917) or e-mail