Dabney State Recreation Area

Near Portland, Oregon, United States

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Park is open with reduced services. 

  • Picnic shelter is open for first-come, first-served use. RESERVATIONS CLOSED. 
  • Life jackets loaner station is closed.
  • Reduced garbage service. Pack out trash.
  • Do not travel far to visit. Be prepared to turn around if crowded.
  • Facilities may close without notice.


This shaded park is located on the Sandy River southeast of the Stark Street Bridge on the Historic Columbia River Highway (Hwy 30). A popular destination for fishing, boating and swimming, the park features a beach area that fills quickly in the summer months, as well as picnic tables and grills throughout.

A picnic shelter can be reserved for events with up to 50 people. The shelter is next to a volleyball court and horseshoe pits.

An 18-hole disc golf course is popular year-round, and is one of the most technical and challenging courses in the Northwest.

Know Before You Go

  • No pets are permitted.
  • No alcohol is permitted in the park or in the water below the Stark Street Bridge.
  • A $5 parking permit, available for purchase on site, is required.
  •  Please secure your valuable when enjoying parks.


Park Overview mdi-white-balance-sunny Open for day use Year Round
COVID-19 may affect dates
mdi-currency-usd Day-use parking permit required
(purchase 1-day permit on site)
Buy annual parking permit
mdi-cellphone Call for reservations: 800-452-5687
Call for info: 800-551-6949
Call park: 503-695-2261
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Some parks are open for day-use and camping, with reduced services. Check the Park Status Map and FAQ for details. Campfire restrictions may be in place.