May 17, 2020 COVID-19 Policy
Based on the Oregon Health Authority guidelines for Outdoor Recreation Organizations dated May 5, 2020, and for Retail Stores dated May 4, 2020, the board has agreed to open Squaw Mountain Ranch to guests subject to the following restrictions.
1. For purposes of these rules, a “group” is defined as:
a. the members of SMR or
b. a party of ten or fewer guests.
2. The following facilities are closed to guests:
a. the sauna
b. the pavilion kitchen, including the barbecues outside the back door
c. the gym
d. the laundry room
3. Hot tubs and shower house
a. Hot tubs and shower house are open to members and guests.
b. Only one group at a time should use each hot tub and the shower house.
4. The Lodge
a. The lodge is closed to all members and guests except those guests staying in the lodge.
b. Guests staying in the lodge must, as much as possible, maintain 6' distance between different groups; only one group is permitted in the kitchen at a time.
c. Guests should sanitize the bathrooms and surfaces in the kitchen and common areas after each use.
d. Lodge guests are encouraged to use face masks when two or more groups are in the common area.
5. Rocky’s Place/The Annex
a. Rocky’s Place is open to members and guests so long as they can maintain 6' distance between different groups.
b. Members and guests are encouraged, but not required, to use face masks when two or more groups are in Rocky’s Place.
a. The maximum number of people allowed in the store at one time, not counting clerks, is four.
b. Clerks must wear face masks when customers are in the store.
c. The counter must be cleaned after each transaction, and a supply of hand sanitizer must be kept on the counter for use by customers and clerks.
d. Clothes that are tried on should be returned to the counter and set aside for 24 hours before being placed back on the rack.
a. The common area of the pavilion is open to members and guests who must maintain 6' distance between groups.
a. Bathrooms near the children’s play area, in Rocky’s Place, and the outhouses are available for use by members and guests. Guests in RVs and trailers should use their own facilities as much as possible.
b. Bathrooms open to members and guests must be cleaned at least twice per day.
c. Bathrooms should be sanitized after each use.
9. Lake Opal
a. Members and guests using the dock should maintain 6' distance between groups.
10. Bocce ball court, horseshoe pits, miniature golf, disc golf.
a. These facilities are open to members and guests provided users maintain 6' distance between groups.
b. Frequently touched surfaces such as golf clubs, discs, bocce balls, horseshoes, etc., should be sanitized before and after use. Sanitizing wipes are available at each location, at Nudestroms, and from the camp host.
a. Tent camping, RVs, and trailers, are permitted on the grounds provided groups maintain 12' distance between sites/vehicles.
b. Guests must provide their own food, cooking supplies, and equipment.
c. Guests in RVs and trailers are encouraged to use their own bathrooms as much as possible.
d. Guests are encouraged to bring face masks to use in Nudestroms and in public areas.
Masks are available in Nudestroms or from the camp host.