Recreation and history combine at the location of one of Oregon's earliest non native settlements... Pronounced "shampoo-e" in case you were wondering.
No summertime trip to the park is really complete without a stop for refreshments at nearby Butteville General Store, established 1863.
Fort Vancouver continues the story of early western settlement in Oregon Country.
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8239 Champoeg Road Northeast, St. Paul, OR 97137 [Google map].
The good people of Yelp have posted 26 reviews of Champoeg State Heritage Area with an average rating of 3.5 out of 5.