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Molalla River State Park

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Address: Canby Ferry Road, Canby, OR 97013
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+1 800-551-6949

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Love the wide open spaces, leash free dog area, the ponds and Willamette river

Great place to take the dogs for a run. This park is vast, with many achres of space. The river has a boat ramp, and the ponds are full of life. Picnic tables scattered about... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Canby, Oregon
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Canby, Oregon
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very shady & quiet. R v spots for day use. Clean grounds & river is close. Some hiking trails. I have seen some fishing. Easy to drive in. Not far from a major town if you need ice or something you forgot.

Thank Cynthia Y
Canby, Oregon
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a great location for a wonderful nature walk around whole park, through heavy woods, then right to the waters edge, very relaxing.

Thank duglas63
Canby, Oregon
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great place to take the dogs for a run. This park is vast, with many achres of space. The river has a boat ramp, and the ponds are full of life. Picnic tables scattered about. Love this park

Thank Chauka
Canby, Oregon
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I consider myself fortunate to be able to go to Molalla River State Park daily with my dogs and sometimes grandkids and dogs. The park is bordered by the Molalla river to the west and the Willamette River to the north. There are picnic areas and fairly well maintained hiking trails throughout. We often see osprey, hawks, egrets, geese and... More 

Thank BigMuldoon
West Linn, Oregon
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27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Good place to launch a kayak, take a short hike or play with your dog in the huge off-leash area. The hiking trail is shorter during high river levels.

Thank mswestlinn2015
Canby, Oregon
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2016

It is right on the river, and there are open areas as well as a grassy shaded glen with picnic tables. There is also a place to launch your canoe, kayak, boat here.

Thank new2oregon2015
Canby, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2015

We have gone there to walk the dog, and have seen large groups enjoying it. Wide open, basically just fields with river access for boat launch

Thank rjbeach
Canby, Oregon
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20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 June 2015

Nice area to camp, hike, and bike. Every one I have come across has been nice and polite to be around.

Thank PacificBird26
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58 reviews
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Reviewed 12 May 2015

Great place to walk along the river. Notice the flood mark sign on the large building. Good historic markers and interesting history. Lots of old trees.

1 Thank 154donaldh
Chico, California
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Reviewed 15 March 2015

Very open lawns, next to the river. Open area for off leash fun. Lots of friendly 4 legged pets and their owners enjoy the open area on sunny days. Away from traffic, very quiet park.

2 Thank Judie T

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