Smith Rock State Park

General Advisory

03/21/2017 to 07/31/2017
Bivouac walk in tent camping canyon rim sites are closed to protect nesting bald eagles. The Canyon Trail near the nest site is open but restricted to groups of 4 people or less, keep noise to a minimum, do not loiter in the area and stay on the designated trail. Please respect the closure areas and help protect these magnificent birds.

General Advisory

03/21/2017 to 08/31/2017
Falcon Climbing Closures: Picnic lunch wall above 100 feet. Also First Kiss climbing area. Please respect these closures to protect these amazing Falcons.

General Advisory

03/05/2017 to 05/31/2017
ATTENTION HIKERS! Portions of the River trail on the west side of the park are underwater and impassable due to high flows in the Crooked River. The trail is not usable on multiple sections. The river levels fluctuate frequently this time of year and may change trail conditions from day to day. Please plan your hike accordingly

General Advisory

02/15/2017 to 08/01/2017
Monument area Climbing Closure in effect from Friday February 17th- Tuesday August 1st 2017. Due to Golden Eagles nesting in the area, climbing routes, cliffs and gullies within 1100 feet of the nest are closed. Please refer to 2010 "Rock Climbing Smith Rock State Park" Guide Book by Alan Watts. See pages 244-270. CLOSED routes are numbers 1-44, which includes Cajun Cliff, Victoria Tower, Little Three Fingered Jack, Puddy's Tower, The Monument, Anglin's Buttress and French Tent Rock. Hiking trails, Staender Ridge and Juniper Spire (The Product) will remain open.

General Advisory

01/20/2017 to 12/31/2017
Help Smith Rock: STAY ON DESIGNATED TRAILS + ESTABLISHED CLIMBER ACCESS, CONTROL YOUR DOG AT ALL TIMES, RESPECT OTHER VISITORS, BE PREPARED FOR YOUR RECREATIONAL ACTIVITY, LEAVE ALL ANIMALS AND PLANT LIFE AS YOU FIND THEM. Be an Upstander not a Bystander

General Advisory

07/18/2014 to 12/31/2017
Remote controlled aircraft are not allowed at Smith Rock State Park due to concerns regarding nesting raptors and sound reverberation that disturbs other park users.