So where is the festival? In a nutshell it is 17 miles upriver from Estacada, OR. About 1 hour from Portland.
From Sandy Westbound on Hwy 26
From Sandy turn left on Hwy-211 (towards Estacada) to the junction of Hwy-224 at Eagle Creek.
Turn right onto Hwy-224 towards Estacada. Continue through Estacada up the Clackamas River, 17 miles to Carter Bridge
From Portland and I-5
If southbound on I-205 from Portland take exit 12b
If north bound on I-205 from Portland take exit 12
Continue onto Hwy-224 towards Estacada up the Clackamas River, 17 miles to Carter Bridge
*Free Shuttle from Estacada to the Festival event site*
The Upper Clackamas Whitewater Festival shuttle will take passengers to and from the Carter Bridge event site and Estacada. Shuttle leaves on the hour from SE Currin & Highway 224 in Estacada, dropping passengers off at the west end of Carter Bridge. The shuttle will operate Saturday and Sunday from 9:00am-4:00pm at no charge to riders!