NOTE: All hiking, biking and horseback riding trails and the disc golf course will be closed for a tree-thinning project Mondays through Fridays in November, December, and February. All camping and trails, including a portion of the Banks-Vernonia State Trail, will be closed throughout January 2018. Please check the state park’s website for details and plan accordingly.
L.L. Stub Stewart State Park offers RV, cabins, tent and horse camping sites; day-use areas; multi-use non-motorized trails for hiking, biking and horseback riding; a disc golf course; an interpretive center; and access to the Banks-Vernonia State Trail. Trek in deep canyons or picnic in the shade, follow a woodland trail into the far reaches of the park.
After a stretch in the sun, choose a quiet campsite or cozy cabin to relax under the stars. The parks has 21 miles of paved/multi-use trail (Banks-Vernonia State Trail); 20 miles of natural surface trails; 21 holes of disc golf; 8 miles of mountain bike-specific trails; a trail-based orienteering course; geocache sites; and wildlife viewing areas. Park rangers offer guided hikes/tours, campground activities and programs, and an interpretive/discovery center (exhibits and activities).
Hours: The park and trails are open from dawn to dusk; overnight camping is available
Fees: Day-use fee required
Pet Policy: Pets are permitted, and an off-leash area is available.
Flora: Thimble Berry, Salmon Berry
Wildlife: Bobcat, Black-Tailed Deer, Roosevelt Elk, American Beaver
Did you know…
- The park is a patchwork of forests acquired from logging companies, private land owners and the Department of Forestry?
- The park partnered with volunteer groups to build two disc golf courses and a system of cross-country and freeride mountain bike trails?