Oregon Wild & Scenic Rivers

We are celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act by visiting all 58 of Oregon’s federally designated Wild and Scenic Rivers. We created this web site to keep track of the things we learn along the way.

Oregon Wild and Scenic Rivers
Wild Rivers Coast Mount Hood Rivers Eastern Oregon Desert
  1. No. 20: Chetco River
  2. No. 19: Elk River
  3. No. 15: Illinois River
  4. North Umpqua River
  5. No. 22: River Styx
  6. No. 2: Rogue River
  7. No. 24: Rogue River (Upper)
  8. No. 14: Smith River (North Fork)
  1. No. 1: Hood River (East Fork)
  2. No. 7: Hood River (Middle Fork)
  3. Fifteenmile Creek
  4. No. 4: Salmon River
  5. No. 5: Sandy River
  6. White River
  7. No. 21: Zigzag River
  1. No. 12: Donner und Blitzen River
  2. No. 16: Owyhee River
  3. No. 11: Owyhee River (North Fork)
  4. Malheur River
  5. Malheur River (North Fork)
  6. West Little Owyhee River
  7. Wildhorse & Kiger Creeks
Northeast Oregon Mountains Central Oregon Rivers Willamette Valley Klamath River
  1. No. 40: Eagle Creek (Wallowa-Whitman National Forest)
  2. No. 29: Grande Ronde River
  3. No. 36: Imnaha River
  4. Joseph Creek
  5. No. 9: Lostine River
  6. Minam River
  7. No. 31: North Powder River
  8. Powder River
  9. No. 37: Snake River
  10. No. 35: Wenaha River
  11. No. 28: Wallowa River
  1. No. 25: Big Marsh Creek
  2. No. 27: Crescent Creek
  3. No. 10: Crooked River
  4. Crooked River (North Fork)
  5. No. 34: Deschutes River
  6. No. 6: John Day River
  7. John Day River (North Fork)
  8. No. 13: John Day River (South Fork)
  9. Little Deschutes River
  10. No. 17: Metolius River
  11. No. 23: Whychus Creek
  1. No. 18: Clackamas River
  2. Clackamas River (South Fork)
  3. No. 26: Collawash River
  4. No. 32: Eagle Creek (Clackamas Watershed)
  5. No. 8: Elkhorn Creek
  6. No. 3: Fish Creek
  7. McKenzie River
  8. No. 38: Quartzville Creek
  9. No. 30: Roaring River
  10. Roaring River (South Fork)
  11. No. 33: Willamette River (North Fork Middle Fork)
  1. Klamath River
  2. No. 39: Sprague River (North Fork)
  3. Sycan River

Wild and Scenic River Presentations

Hood River Rotary
Hood River, OR
May 31, 2018
Sawyer Guide Night
Gold Hill, OR
May 4, 2018
Oregon Natural Desert Association(ONDA)
High Desert Speaker Series

Bend, OR
April 10, 2018
Oregon's Wild & Scenic Rivers: A Presentation by Zach Collier of Northwest Rafting Co.
Medford, OR
March 14, 2018
Wild Rogue Outfitters Association
Grants Pass, OR
January 24, 2018
Wild and Scenic Film Festival
Nevada City, CA
January 13, 2018
Wild Rivers Night
Portland, OR
January 11, 2018
NWRC Guide Weekend
Galice, OR
May 24, 2017
Western Rivers Conservancy
Portland, OR
May 17, 2017
Oregon Whitewater Association
Portland, OR
April 12, 2017

Partners

Northwest Rafting Company Exploratory Division Wild River Life