We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Crissey Field State Park

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 1650 HIghway 101 North, Brookings, OR
Website
Improve this listing

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 39 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 21
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Great place to stop

I wouldn't say you have to stop here, but it's a nice place and convenient to stop after a long drive. We came here because we camped at Jeddiah Smith. We walked a bit and my... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Kasleykasley
,
Irvine, California
Add Photo Write a Review

39 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Irvine, California
Level Contributor
171 reviews
107 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I wouldn't say you have to stop here, but it's a nice place and convenient to stop after a long drive. We came here because we camped at Jeddiah Smith. We walked a bit and my child had fun throwing rock for almost an hour. The visitor center is big, although we didn't go inside as they were about to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kasleykasley
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Excellent place to stop! Provided a ton of free friendly info, clean restrooms & picnic areas, place to rinse your feet and drinking water for your pup. The beach is also very expansive with a clean river outlet.

Helpful?
1 Thank prbohall
Klamath Falls, Oregon
Level Contributor
54 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

Went there to see what there was to do in Brookings and around the area. Was pleasantly surprised to see a lady there to help us. Then walked down to the beach. Too much dry wood on beach area to really enjoy it.

Helpful?
Thank Kelly D
Great Bend
Level Contributor
16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

After crossing the California/Oregon border heading North, look for Crissey Field State Park, and the Oregon Welcome Center, on the seaward side of the road. This is a 40 acre park with easy access and great natural features. Bordered on the North part of the park, is the Winchuck River as it meets the sea. This is a no fee... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Steven D
Ashland, Oregon
Level Contributor
144 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

We never went into the Visitors' Center. We were more entranced by the wonderful extent of beach in front that allows you to walk from Oregon to California and back. Our dog gives it 4 paws up.

Helpful?
Thank AlaskansinOR
Level Contributor
16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

Spent the past weekend in Brookings. Stopped at this place and loved it. Nice info center, bathrooms and easy access to the beach! The attendant who was in charge of the place was very friendly and suggested I also check out Mcvay beach just down the road and gave detailed directions to find it. Crissey field is a great place... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Cms2761
Nebraska
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Love Crissey Field. Great trail through the trees. Great visitor center also. Lots of pamphlets and info. Lots of great rocks on the beach and a river to check out also. Tons and tons of drift wood!

Helpful?
Thank Cassie B
Mount Shasta, California
Level Contributor
15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

A great place to watch a river NATURALLY enter the ocean. The assortment of books, maps and guides is excellent. The Ranger staff are fabulous: helpful, knowledgeable, and will to share their time. Good parking. Average, but interesting handicap accessible trails.

Helpful?
1 Thank Djini3
Grants Pass, Oregon
Level Contributor
37 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

The building is great there's a bunch of maps for free of stuff to do! Outside it can be a little tough to climb over the wood. If your pregnant I wouldnt recommend trying to go down to the beach area.

Helpful?
Thank jtatom
Clackamas Oregon
Level Contributor
153 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Nice beach easy walk from parking lot. Large visitor center that closes at lunch. Not too welcoming. Clean bathrooms. Lots of steps

Helpful?
Thank JurgisRudkus

Travelers who viewed Crissey Field State Park also viewed

 
Brookings, Oregon Coast
 

Been to Crissey Field State Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Crissey Field State Park staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?