Indian Mary County Park

History
In 1894, Mary Peters “Indian Mary” applied for squatters’ rights for land on which her father Umpqua Joe had built a cabin on the hill overlooking Hellgate Canyon. Her father had been an Indian scout during the Rogue River Indian Wars. She received a 25 year deed and formed the smallest Indian Reservation in the United States. Josephine County eventually converted the land into the beautiful park we now call “Indian Mary.”

Day Use Parking Fees
Day Use Parking Fees are required at all County Parks. The Day Use Parking Fee is $5.00 per vehicle.
If you walk in, ride your bike in, or ride your *horse into the park, NO Day Use Parking Fee will be required.
*Horses are only allowed at Lake Selmac and Fish Hatchery on designated trails

Campground Facilities
44- Full Hook-Up (Electric-Water- Sewer) 50 Amp Service
14- Partial Hook-Up (Electric- Water)
34- Tent Sites (Water Available)
2- Yurts (Furnished, Electricity, Lighting, Heater) Sleeps 5
Site #53 ADA Tent Site
Site #88 ADA Full Hook-Up Site
Site #1 & Site #76 Park Host Site
3 RESTROOM Facilities, 2 w/ Showers
Entrance Station (Ice- Firewood- Misc. Items- Info Available)

For Camping Reservations
541.474.5285 option 1
Reserve online: Josephine County
Reservations can be made up to 3 days in advance.

Park Facilities
Sims Picnic Shelter- Seats 200 People- Sink/ Counter- Electricity- Large Barbecue
Group Picnic Area #A (8-10 Tables) Barbeque- Electricity- Water Available
Group Picnic Area #B (8-10 Tables) Barbeque- Electricity- Water Available
Large Playground- Volleyball, 1 Regular & 1 Sand Pit
Horseshoes (3 Pits)
9 Hole Disc Golf Course
River Access: Swimming Area
Boat Ramp (Boating, Rafting, & Fishing)
Hiking Trail: Umpqua Joe Trail (Medium Challenge)

For Shelter Reservations
Josephine County Parks: 541.474.5285

Directions
Travel on I-5 (Freeway) to Exit 61 (5.3 Miles)
Travel under Freeway on Merlin Galice Road
Travel 19 Miles to Entrance of Park on Right

Listed under:

7100 Merlin-Galice Road, Merlin, OR 97532, USA

541.474.5285
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