Missouri Bend Recreation Site


Northwest Oregon District 1717 Fabry Road SE Salem, OR 97306

44.34546, -123.72001

Driving Directions: From Corvallis, Oregon, travel approximately 6 miles west on US-20/OR-34/SW Philomath Blvd. Turn left on OR-34 and travel approximately 25 miles. Missouri Bend will be on your left. If you reach Benner Creek Rd, you've gone too far.

Fee Description:

No fees.


Missouri Bend Recreation Site

This day-use picnic area is nestled between state highway 34 and the Alsea River approximately 33 miles southwest of Corvallis, Oregon. Missouri Bend contains picnic sites, vault toilet, a short trail, kiosk, river access and a winter pole slide boat launch. No camping is allowed at the site.

Know Before You Go:

  • This is a day use only site, no camping allowed.
  • Campfires? Please see here for current campfire restrictions: Fire Closures and Restrictions. Typically, campfires are limited to the steel fire rings or BBQ grills provided within Missouri Bend. No building rock campfire rings.
  • Firewood collection is NOT allowed.
  • Trash: Pack-it in, pack-it out.
  • The site is open year-round.