For GPS, the physical address of the park is 382 Church Rd., Sutherlin, Oregon.
1 hour south of Eugene
1 hour north of Grants Pass
Take Exit 136
Drive west on Hwy 138 towards Elkton.
Go just 1 mile, turn left onto Church Road.
Parking is on the right.
1 hour east of Reedsport
From Reedsport/Hwy 101:
Drive east on Hwy 38 to Elkton (30 miles).
Take Hwy 138 to Sutherlin (23 miles).
Turn right on Church Road. Parking is on the right.
The Umpqua Public Transportation District, a public transportation service located in Douglas County, offers service to Ford’s Pond. Visit UTrans for schedules, routes, fees, and other useful information.
Church Rd. Parking
A 35-space (4 ADA) parking area, with a food truck pad, benches, and picnic tables. An ADA portable toilet will be available until restrooms are constructed.
**The city has opened a temporary parking area off Hwy 138W, on the north side of the pond. This is also the easiest access for launching a kayak or canoe.