Stevenson Boat Launch: The Boat Launch is located in downtown Stevenson on the waterfront just off of Cascade Avenue. With a small parking lot and several picnic tables, this is a great place to plan an outing on the river! The boat launch is easily accessible and close to sources for gasoline, diesel, tackle, ice, groceries, restaurants, and permits/licensing in Stevenson.
Features: Free launch, with restroom facility and changing cabana, grassy lawn area, picnic tables, easy access for jet skiing, fishing, sailing, kayaking, and a life jacket loaner station (new in 2021). Walking paths along with the waterfront parks.
No overnight docking or camping.
Directions: From Portland take I-84 east to the Bridge of the Gods exit #44; Cross bridge to Washington SR14, turn east, 3 miles to Stevenson; Turn right on Russel St., cross railroad tracks. Stevenson Landing is straight in front of you. Turn left and proceed about a half mile.