Dexter State Recreation Site

  General Advisory 06/05/19
The Columbia Drag Boat Association races will be held on June 15th and 16th, July 12th through 14th, September 14th and 15th. Dexter Lake will be closed to boating for these weekend . Lake access is available at Fall Creek Lake.
Major Features & Activities:
  • Hiking Trails
  • Picnicking
  • Swimming
  • Vault Toilets
  • Wildlife
  • Pit Toilets (ADA)
  • Horse Trails
  • Kayaking
  • Open Year Round
  • Bike Path
  • Boat Ramp
  • Disc Golf
  • Fishing

Dexter State Recreation Site, on the western edge of Dexter Reservoir, provides convenient access to the reservoir with docks and a two lane launch ramp.  A picnic area with bbq stands and fire rings overlooks the lake.  But the lake is not the only attraction!  A popular 18-hole disc golf course winds it way through oaks and Douglas fir trees and you can reach nearby Elijah Bristow State Park through a system of connecting trails that follow the Middle Fork of the Willamette River.