Riley Ranch, Coos County Park - Butterfield Lake

Butterfield lake, Riley Ranch Count park

Morning photos of Butterfield lake at Riley Ranch County park (Coos County park) located about 6 miles north of North Bend off HWY 101.

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Stewart Barquist says ... on Saturday, Jan 22 at 7:24 PM

The Riley property was owned by the Riley family. They also had property on the East side of Hwy 101. While the last living heir lived in California, she left the property for use of the Coos County Sheriff's Mounted Posse for training, etc.

z says ... on Saturday, Aug 15 at 9:01 AM

didnt riley ranch just open in 2008? lol

Stewart Barquist says ... on Sunday, Jul 12 at 3:33 PM

I was the caretaker for Riley Ranch for several years. My memories of the property are always with me. The comely tall pines waiving 'hello' with the breeze, and Butterfield Lake in the morning mirroring forest and sky. The smell of forest. Beauty!

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