Crater Lake National Park
Oregon State Parks and campgrounds will remain open , and visitors should continue to wear face coverings and give plenty of space to others. Please visit the Governor’s Coronavirus Guidance website and remember to take every precaution while you are visiting our parks to ensure a safe trip for you and others.
Oregon City Parks and Recreation is reopening assets as allowed by public health authorities. Visitors to our parks are still required, under the Stay Home, Stay Safe order, to maintain 6 feet of physical distance between others and to not assemble in groups larger than 10 people at any park.
Prince William Forest Park (U.S. National Park Service)
Lassen National Forest
To answer the question straightforwardly – yes, Portland is a safe place. In fact, Portland has below average violent crime rates per population. However, there are always risks when coming to an unfamiliar place.
Multnomah Falls is open to a limited number of visitors on first-come, first-serve basis from 9 a.m.–6 p.m. daily. Benson Bridge, the trail to the top of the falls and the loop trail to Wahkeena Falls all remain closed.
Portland is a safe city for the most part, but that doesn’t mean you should let your guard down. Homelessness is an issue in Portland , as it is in many cities on the west coast.
11 national forests
six national parks