The Sandy River is a National Wild and Scenic River that trickles down from it's headwaters on Mount Hood to the Columbia River near Gresham. The stretch from Dodge Park to Oxbow is a mellow class II float with some great fishing opportunities year round.

Trip Highlights

Mile 0: Put in just below the Revenue Bridge. You will quickly come upon Pipeline Rapid (II).
Mile 2.4: Chinquapin Bluffs Rapid (II) is a big sweeping left hand turn.

Chinquapin Bluffs Rapid

Chinquapin Bluffs Rapid

Mile 6.7: Take out at Oxbow Park. There is a day use fee to park at Oxbow park. You can also continue 6 miles downstream to Dabney Park.

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