Eagle Nesting Closures

From the Smith Rock State Park office on February 21, 2015:

golden eagle leaving Smith Rock State ParkThe golden eagles have chosen a nest site in the Monument area. 

We just finished posting climbing closure signs at the base of the area.  All of the kiosks in the park have the flyers up as well.

 

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Bald-Eagle in nest at Smith Rock State Park

The bald eagles have returned to the same nest off the rim of the bivouac campground and signs will be posted there closing the rim tent sites on 2-21-15.

At this time the Canyon trail will remain open.