2011 ORS § 376.505¹
Filing statement of route and bond
  • right of entry

(1) Any person, firm or corporation that requires land for transportation of the raw products of the forest may file with the county clerk of the county in which the land is located:

(a) A statement showing the approximate route of any proposed road or railway and a general description of the tract that the road or railway may travel.

(b) At the time of filing the statement, a bond in such sum as may be fixed by order of the county court, conditioned upon the payment to the owners of the lands required for the road or railway of any and all damage that the owners may sustain by reason of entry upon the land for the survey or location of the road or way.

(2) When the bond has been filed, such person, firm or corporation shall have the right to enter upon the tract for the purpose of examining, locating or surveying the line of the road or logging railroad. [Amended by 2003 c.14 §162]