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Inaugural Oregon Boating Advocacy Day 2024
Your Testimony is Needed! Act Now and Support for SB 1590
Oregon Boating Community Commend Bipartisan Legislation to Restore More Recreational Boating Access in Newberg Pool
Advocating for Boater's Rights: Donate Today
Take the OSMB Boater Survey Today
2023 Legislative Update
Volunteers Needed: Provide Foster Children and Unforgettable Day on the Water
Wake Responsibly Central Oregon 6/7
Recreational Boating Impact in Oregon
Inaugural Oregon Boating Advocacy Day
Oregon Boating Community Applauds Bipartisan Legislation
Key Races to Watch in Oregon
Newberg Pool Voting Record
Marine Board Rejects Citizen Petition
Proposed Marine Board Rule Threatens Boat Businesses
House Republicans Oppose Noise Petition
Rep. Meek Opposes Noise Petition
Oregon State Shefiffs' Association Opposes Amending Rule Pertaining to Watercraft Noise
Excessive Noise Limits Proposed on Oregon Waterways
Wake Responsibly Coming to Bend
Protect Towed Water Sports on Lake Billy Chinook
New Peer-Reviewed Paper Analyzing Wake Surfing Finds Minimal Impact to Shoreline When Operating at 200 Feet from Shore
Newberg Pool Bill Goes into Law
Legislature Devastates Boating Community with Passage of Senate Bill 1589

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NEWBERG POOL VIRTUAL TOUR

Matt Radich, President of Active Water Sports, takes viewers on a tour of the Newberg Pool, arguably one of the most highly regulated bodies of water in Oregon.

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Towed Sports in the Newberg Pool

The Newberg Pool is a 20-mile section of the Willamette River from river mile 30-50, roughly between Roger's Landing in Newberg and Bernert Landing in West Linn. 

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Willamette River Safety

We have an amazing and diverse river community. It's important to share with our fellow water enthusiasts important rules and tips for how to coexist together safely on the water.

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About Oregon Families for Boating

Oregon Families for Boating is a community of boating enthusiasts, clubs and local small businesses dedicated to ensuring boating opportunities are accessible to all Oregonians.