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Scappoose Bay Marine Park Nature Trail and Kayak Launch

Take a stroll around the interpretive nature trail before launching your kayak to explore the Multnomah Channel
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Rating: 3 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Unknown
Length: 0.7 miles
Duration: Unknown
Family Friendly

Overview:  This is a great place to bring a daughter or son. First, take a walk around the interpretive nature trail with them along the shore... more »

Tips:  Directions
From Portland Take Hwy 30 through the town of Scappoose. Turn right onto Bennett Road/Old Portland Road 0.5 miles from a... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Parking Area

Park here. There is no fee to park here.

2. Scappoose Bay Kayak & Canoe Launch

Launch your watercraft from here to explore Scappoose Bay and also the Multnomah Channel around Sauvie Island to the south. Please see the links in this guide for more about kayak/canoe rental at the marina and about the Multnomah Channel Area.

3. Interpretive Nature Trail

Take the time to walk around this very well maintained nature trail through the woods and along the bay which has interpretive signs about the flora and fauna that are in the region. This is a great walk for families with small children who want to teach them about nature.