Starr Bowl Snowplay Area, OR

US Forest Service

Starr Bowl Snowplay Area

The Starr Bowl Snowplay area provides for a day of fun on the sledding hill and a small warming cabin built during the CCC era with a big stone fireplace, along with primitive outhouse facilities. Parking...[more]




From the town of John Day, OR., turn south onto US Highway 395 travel approximately 14 miles to Starr Campground.  The parking area for the Starr Bowl Snowplay Area is on the west side of the highway.  Please use caution when crossing the highway to the play area. 

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