Cantrall Buckley Day Use


The beautiful Applegate River is the focal point of Cantrall Buckley Park, which spans over 88 acres, and features 1.75 miles of river frontage, making it a very popular recreational destination in Jackson County. The large native trees and ample lawn make this an ideal site for family gatherings or group picnics. Group Picnic areas are well-appointed and available for a variety of social events and group gatherings.

Group Picnic Area A offers tables, barbecues, electricity and a covered shelter.  Reservations for Area A are not required, but are highly recommended, and must be made by phone through the Parks Office.  Reservations are accepted by phone through the Parks Office for Group Picnic Areas B and C, but not usually needed. Group Picnic Areas D and the South Lawn are currently available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Amenities & Park Fees
Group Picnic Areas (5)
Playground (near Picnic Area D)
Campground (30 basic, no-hookup sites; 1 Group Camp)

$4.00 per vehicle parking fee
Season Passes - $45

Group Picnic Areas:
Groups utilizing any of the five Group Picnic areas must pay the $4/per vehicle parking fee.
Picnic Area A has a covered shelter and electricity. All picnic areas have water. 

Area A (Only Covered Area w/Electricity)
Reservation highly recommended; then first-come, first-served basis.
Friday - Sunday $150/day 
Monday - Thursday $100/day

Areas B and C
Reservations accepted; then first-come, first-served basis.
Friday - Sunday $100/day 
Monday - Thursday $75/day

Areas D and South Lawn 
First-come, first-served basis.

Open Dates/Hours:
Day Use Area - Open year-round; dawn to dusk
Group Picnic Areas - Reservations begin at 10:00 am

154 Cantrall Road, Ruch, Oregon
On the Applegate River
8 miles west of Jacksonville via Hwy 238
Left on Hamilton Rd, Right on Cantrall Rd

1500 Feet

ODFW Fishing Report:
Applegate River

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