Five miles west of Eugene off Clear Lake Road. Richardson Park at 157 acres offers several amenities all on the shores of beautiful Fern Ridge Lake.
Day Use Park Hours: Dawn to Dusk.
Day Use Parking Fee: $3 per vehicle.
Unreserved Picnic Areas: Several picnic tables and barbecues are distributed among the day use and marina areas.
Reserved Picnic Area: Three (3) picnic shelters with 150 people maximum per site. The fee for each area is $150 and includes picnic tables, serving counter, a large group BBQ, electric burners and outlets, and running water. The $3 parking fee is not included in the reservation fee. Please select Richardson/Day Use under "Find a site to reserve" to check for availbility and to view site map.
Game Areas: Sand volleyball court, swings, playstructure, and unsupervised swimming area. Reservations are for the picnic area only and do not include game areas or other facilities which are available on a first come, first served basis.
Concessions: Food items available. For more information contact 541-461-7886 (provided by Orchard Point Concessionaires).
Marina and Boat Ramp: Seasonal and short term moorage (263 slips), and a boat ramp with boat trailer parking are available. Please call the Marina Manager at 541-935-2005 for the fee schedule, moorage reservations, and more information.
Camping: The 88 site campground is open mid-April through mid-October. Please check our Events and News page at www.lanecounty.org/parks/events.htm for the opening and closing dates for the current year. There is a non-refundable reservation fee of $10 per reservation. The site fees per night are $25 for most sites or $27.50 for premier sites with all sites having water and electric hookups and $7.00 per extra vehicle. Fees include access to the day use areas. Reservations must be made a minimum of 3 days prior to the date you want to arrive. Drop-ins are only guaranteed 2 nights in a site. Sites accommodate RV/tents. Use of dump station free with payment for campsite. Quite hours are 10:00 pm to 8:00 am. Site specifications vary, so check out the site map for specific site information. Please select Richardson/Camping under "Find a site to reserve" to check for availability and to view site map.
Oregon Country Fair (Veneta, July)
Scandinavian Festival (Junction City, August)
Lane County Fair (Eugene, August)
Cities of Veneta & Junction City
University of Oregon
Mount Pisgah Arboretum
For more information contact Lane County Parks at 541-682-2000.
This park is governed by the Lane County Park Rules.
25950 Richardson Park Road -- Northwest corner of Fern Ridge Resevoir off Clear Lake Road.
44.1212746378808 / -123.316444221362
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Forth Coming Events
Independence Day - 4th of July Celebration with fireworkds provided by the Eugene Yacht Club. Admission into the park is $5 today.
Dates: Friday Jul/04/2014 from 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM
Contact: Parks Staff