- If you want to get off the beaten path, Bonnie Lure State Park along Eagle Creek provides a refreshing getaway. You may catch a rare glimpse of a pileated woodpecker or hook an elusive steelhead trout (otherwise known as a silver-sided freight train) on its way back to the hatchery. It could easily become your favorite day-trip destination.
Vital stats: There is no fee to use this park. For information, call 1-800-551-6949.
Bonnie Lure offers opportunities for walking, swimming, fishing, viewing wildlife, bird watching, and enjoying nature close to the city.
Bonnie Lure is located just southeast of Portland. From Highway 224 at Eagle Creek (six miles north of Estacada), turn south on Burnett Road. Turn left on Dowty Road and drive about two miles.
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