Drones prohibited in wilderness and select recreation sites


Drones can pose safety risks in high-use recreation sites or disturb wildlife. Drone possession is prohibited in the Mark O. Hatfield Wilderness

Our regulations also prohibit drone takeoff and landing at the following sites:

  • Cape Horn Area
  • Catherine Creek
  • Coyote Wall Day Use Area
  • Coyote Wall
  • Eagle Creek Recreation Area
  • Horsetail Falls Trailhead
  • Multnomah Falls Area
  • Wahkeena Falls Day Use Area

For maps and details, read Forest Order 06-22-01-22-02 Developed Recreation Site - Aircraft Closure​.

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