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Guy W. Talbot State Park

Guy Webster Talbot and his family used this property as a summer estate until 1929 when they donated it to the state. Today, it's a beautiful picnic park. A modern picnic shelter is available for rent (and is reservable).While the park is terrific for a group or family picnic, the park is often uncrowded even on the best days because of its seclusion. A gently sloping grassy hill dotted with Port Orford cedars, Douglas firs, alders and maples invites frisbee tossing and quiet relaxation.

The tiny town of Latourell (pop. 12) borders the north side of the park. Homeowners ask that visitors please respect their privacy. A trail underneath the Historic Columbia River Highway bridge leads directly to Latourelle Falls (250' tall), only a few minutes away by foot.

Services and Things to Do

  • Group shelter
  • Reservable group shelter
  • Picnicking
  • Reservable picnicking
  • Wildlife watching
  • Native plant
  • Walking trail
  • Hiking trail
  • Forest
  • Mountains
  • Waterfalls
  • Historic resources
  • Historic buildings
  • Historic trails
  • Restrooms

Historic Columbia River Highway, 12 mi. E of Troutdale

Get driving directions to this park

Vital stats
There is no fee to use this park. The picnic shelter fee is $35 for the first 50 people, then $.80 per person for more people. For information, call 1-800-551-6949.

Information provided by Oregon State Parks

 


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