Irish Bend Park
Irish Bend, located in southeast Benton County, 3.2 miles NE of Monroe and 16 miles south of Corvallis on the Willamette River, provides boat launch access to the Willamette River for non-motorized boats. Boat access is hampered by a sand bar. The site is primarily undeveloped. Seasonal, portable toilet available.
For access to the boat launching area, a key is required. There is a $50 refundable key deposit. Deposit is good for one season and can be renewed each year at no further cost unless key is lost and has to be replaced.
Picnicking and swimming is available. Overnight camping by speacial use permit only. Boating access parking permit will be issued for each vehicle used, permit must be displayed in front window of vehicle or your vehicle will be towed.
Download the Willamette River Guide from the Oregon State Marine Board Publications Web site for detailed river maps and information on trails, public use lands, boating, picnic and restroom facilities along the Willamette River.