Blue River Reservoir - Eugene, OR
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Blue River Reservoir
GPS Coordinates: N 44° 10.331 W 122° 17.050
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Blue River Reservoir is located in a wooded area with 2 campgrounds and 2 day use areas. The reservoir is primarily used as a storage space for floodwaters in winter, but is filled for the summer recreation season. It is 6.4 miles long, 1,420 acres when full, the dam is 1,265 feet long and 270 feet high. Be watchful for obstructions near the shoreline such as submerged stumps, logs, and rocks. Small craft are advised to stay out of open waters when winds become threatening as dangerous waves can build up suddenly.


Facilities: Blue River Reservoir provides groceries and gas in the nearby town of Blue River. 2 campgrounds are located on the reservoir./

Best Time To Visit: Unknown

Fees: Fees are charged at the day use areas and the campgrounds.

Accessibility: This area is handicap accessible.

Rules: Unknown

Directions: To reach Blue River Reservoir from Eugene, travel east on State Highway 126 to Road 15. Saddle Dam Boat Launch is 1 mile from the Road 15 and State Highway 126 junction while Lookout Boat Launch is 4 miles.

Map: Click here for a map to Blue River Reservoir

Reservations: Reservations are not needed or accepted for Blue River Reservoir.

 
Address
McKenzie River Ranger District-Willamette National Forest
57600 McKenzie Hwy
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon 97413
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General: (541) 822-3381
Fax: (541) 822-7254
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