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Champoeg State Heritage Park

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Address: Off US 99W, Newberg, OR
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Great park for camping, walking, biking, Frisbee golf...

We love having this park near our home. When our kids were little, we'd load up the bikes and ride through the park and then down to the Butteville Store for an ice-cream cone... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
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Sherwood, Oregon
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Sherwood, Oregon
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We love having this park near our home. When our kids were little, we'd load up the bikes and ride through the park and then down to the Butteville Store for an ice-cream cone! The paths run right along the Willamette, which makes for great views.

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Portland, Oregon
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

There's to much to do at Champoeg, and as part of the state park system, it's worth buying an annual state park pass. Lots of walking and bicycle trails, bird watching and activities. This is an easy go to place for us any time we have a free day.

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Portland, Oregon
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68 reviews 68 reviews
31 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Starting the new year with a guided hike and interpretive lecture from a state ranger in Champoeg (sham-POO-ig) State Park was an ideal way to kick off 2015. Parking fees are waved on the first day of the year in designated Oregon State Parks. The informative ranger made the guided hike much richer as we learned this beautiful historic setting... More 

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Newberg, Oregon
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I enjoy visiting the park for hiking and just enjoying the different attractions. The Mother's house is really interesting. The off leash area for the dogs is clean and very spacious. The two I take enjoy the springtime the best, as they can get really wet in the creek that runs through it. A great place for us humans, without... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

I have used and enjoyed everything--River trail, interpretive center, yurts, and cabins. Great cycling, walking, picnic area, and historical tourism. Limited swimming, but close to berry farms!

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Vancouver, Canada
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148 reviews 148 reviews
79 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This was final leg of our 2 week OR-CA coast road trip. It was the perfect campground in an historic area. The state park is very large, with an oak tree picnic section, separated RV and tent campgrounds. We stayed in the RV section which had large level paved pads, large picnic table and fire pit. There was only electricity... More 

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Oregon
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We stopped here on a geocaching adventure- lots of geocaches here- and really enjoyed walking the trails, too. The visitor's center has a small museum, and a little store with souvenirs and snacks, and a farm garden outside. There are plenty of nice, mostly level, walking trails, and we were amazed at the signs showing the flood levels from the... More 

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WY
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89 reviews 89 reviews
30 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We stay in the CG regularly .. all are reserved sites til Oct. Loop B has more sun. If you need, the restrooms/showers are spotless. The paved bike path East will get you the 'best ice cream' in Butteville or to the West 'Mother's Cabin' and some valuable history, just to imagine our beginnings. The disc golf course is ALWAYS... More 

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Dallas, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

My daughter got married here last summer. We reserved the pavilion near the Monument area. It was a beautiful place for wedding and reception.

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Salinas, California, USA
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Oregon state parks are an upgrade for any Californian as they typically offer water/power to the rv/trailer camper. Champoeg is a beautifully configured park, offering nice sites, clean showers and restrooms and miles of hiking/biking trails along the Willamette River. I would give Champoeg 5 stars except that our plans required that we stay there over the Labor Day weekend... More 

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