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OREGON STATE MARINE BOARD

 

DIVISION 30

SCENIC WATERWAYS

250-030-0100

Restrictions for the Chetco River

A person must not use a motor for propelling a boat for any purpose above the Rogue-Siskiyou National Forest Boundary, as marked.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 830.110 & 830.175
Stats. Implemented: ORS 830.110
Hist.: OSMB 1-2015, f. 1-11-16, cert. ef. 2-1-16

250-030-0110

Restrictions for the Deschutes River

(1) A person must not use a motor for propelling a boat for any purpose:

(a) On the portion of the river bordering the Warm Springs Reservation, year round (ORS 830.180);

(b) Between the northern boundary of the Warm Springs Reservation and the mouth of Buckhollow Creek (downstream from Sherars Falls), year round;

(c) Between the mouth of Buckhollow Creek and Macks Canyon Campground from June 15 to September 30.

(2) In the area between Macks Canyon Campground and the Heritage Landing boat ramp:

(a) Use of motors is prohibited on alternating Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday periods beginning with the first Thursday-Sunday period that falls on or after June 15 and continuing through September 30;

(b) There are no daily restrictions on motorized use from October 1 to June 14.

(3) A person must not operate a motorboat in excess of a "slow-no wake speed on the Deschutes River from the confluence with the Columbia River upstream to a point approximately 1,500 feet (500 yards) as marked.

(4) A person must not operate more than two round trips from Heritage Landing Boat Ramp or Macks Canyon Boat Ramp per day, except for emergencies.

(5) A person must not operate a motorboat with more than seven persons on board including the operator. The passenger capacity restriction does not apply to:

(a) Persons operating under a landowner ingress/egress permit;

(b) U.S. Coast Guard certified tour boat with a maximum of 16 persons operating under BLM Special Use Permit between the confluence with the Columbia River and Sherars Falls.

(6) A special "pass through" zone is established from the "slow-no wake" zone below Moody Rapids and the upstream end of Rattlesnake Rapids, as posted. A person must not stop or anchor any boat for the purpose of picking up or discharging passengers in this zone, except in an emergency.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 830.110 & 830.175
Stats. Implemented: ORS 830.110
Hist.: OSMB 1-2015, f. 1-11-16, cert. ef. 2-1-16

250-030-0120

Restrictions for the Illinois River

A person must not use a motor for propelling a boat for any purpose from Deer Creek downstream to Nancy Creek, which is located in the area immediately upstream of Oak Flat.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 830.110 & 830.175
Stats. Implemented: ORS 830.110
Hist.: OSMB 1-2015, f. 1-11-16, cert. ef. 2-1-16

250-030-0130

Restrictions for the John Day River System

(1) A person must not use a motor for propelling a boat for any purpose:

(a) Between Service Creek and Clarno Bridge on State Highway 218 from May 1 to September 30 except for 250-030-0130(2);

(b) Between Clarno Bridge on State Highway 218 to Cottonwood Bridge on State Highway 206 year round;

(c) Between Cottonwood Bridge on State Highway 206 and Tumwater Falls from May 1 to September 30;

(d) On the South Fork John Day River year round.

(2) Electric motors with 40 lbs. of trust or less may be used between Service Creek and Clarno Bridge on State Highway 218 year around.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 830.110 & 830.175
Stats. Implemented: ORS 830.110
Hist.: OSMB 1-2015, f. 1-11-16, cert. ef. 2-1-16

250-030-0140

Restrictions for the Minam River

A person must not use a motor for propelling a boat for any purpose from Minam Lake downstream to the Wallowa River.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 830.110 & 830.175
Stats. Implemented: ORS 830.110
Hist.: OSMB 1-2015, f. 1-11-16, cert. ef. 2-1-16

250-030-0150

Restrictions for the Owyhee River System

A person must not use a motor for propelling a boat for any purpose on the West Little Owyhee, North Fork Owyhee and the mainstem Owyhee River above approximately river mile 70 at Pinnacle Rock, as marked.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 830.110 & 830.175
Stats. Implemented: ORS 830.110
Hist.: OSMB 1-2015, f. 1-11-16, cert. ef. 2-1-16

250-030-0160

Restrictions for the Rogue River

(1) A person must not use a motor for propelling a boat for any purpose from Grave Creek downstream to the lowermost portion of Blossom Bar Rapids, approximately 250 feet upstream of the top of Devil’s Staircase Rapids, as marked, between May 15 and November 15.

(2) A person must not anchor a boat, except within ten feet of the shoreline, in the following river segments, which are designated "anchoring prohibited" zones, during the period August 1 to September 30:

(a) From a point approximately 100 yards upstream of the confluence with the Applegate River to a point approximately 450 yards downstream of that confluence at River Mile (RM) 94.8 as marked;

(b) From RM 93.5 to 94.5, as marked.

(c) Highway Hole — A 200 foot segment located approximately 1/2 mile upstream of Robertson Bridge (RM 86.7), as marked;

(3) A person must not anchor, stop or otherwise hold their boat’s position in such a manner as to impede the safe navigation of any other craft in the Brushy Chutes “pass through” zone, from a point approximately 200 feet upstream of the island at RM 88 to a point approximately 750 feet downstream of that island, as marked, during the period August 1 to September 30.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 830.110 & 830.175
Stats. Implemented: ORS 830.110
Hist.: OSMB 1-2015, f. 1-11-16, cert. ef. 2-1-16

250-030-0170

Restrictions for the Salmon River in Clackamas County

A person must not use a motor for propelling a boat for any purpose on the Salmon River in Clackamas County.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 830.110 & 830.175
Stats. Implemented: ORS 830.110
Hist.: OSMB 1-2015, f. 1-11-16, cert. ef. 2-1-16

250-030-0180

Restrictions for the Sandy River

A person must not use a motor for propelling a boat for any purpose From Dodge Park downstream to Dabney State Park.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 830.110 & 830.175
Stats. Implemented: ORS 830.110
Hist.: OSMB 1-2015, f. 1-11-16, cert. ef. 2-1-16

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