North Fork John Day River

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North Fork John Day River

The North Fork John Day River means a lot of things to a lot of people. It is designated as a National Wild and Scenic River for its outstandingly remarkable values of scenery, historic, recreation, fisheries...[more]





There are several put-ins near Dale. To reach Dale, take highway 395 either south from I-84 at Pendleton or north from Highway 26 at Mt. Vernon. There are a few campgrounds located near Dale. To reach the take-out, follow Highway 395 south for 26 miles to the town of Long Creek, then turn west to Monument and travel another 21 miles. Take-out is near the bridge in Monument.

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