Nine miles east of Union Oregon on Hwy 203 lies Catherine Creek State Park. The Park website hosts the following information:
Tranquil, crystal Clear waters and towering ponderosa pines frame the landscape at Catherine Creek State Park. Cradled in a canyon created by the creek, the park provides visitors a cool, quiet and peaceful setting for outdoor activities, Camp in the campground next to Catherine Creek and enjoy the thrill of landing a rainbow trout or simply cool your heel in its icy waters.
Bring your friends of family an enjoy a day in our picnic area: play a game of horseshoes, take a leisurely hike along the trail between eh campground and picnic area for views of picturesque canyon scenery, or simply kick back under a tree and enjoy the summer breeze through the pines.
While staying at the park, explore nearby attractions such as the Union County Museum in the town
For more information about Catherine Creek State Park, to schedule your camping experience or to see photos of the site see: https://stateparks.oregon.gov/index.cfm?do=parkPage.dsp_parkPage&parkId=11