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Address: Nehalem, OR
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We will be moving here soon. Beautiful river. Great kayaking. Salmon fishing in summer steelhead in winter! Some crab too if you have a crab trap!

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 15, 2015
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Mesa, Arizona
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Mesa, Arizona
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

We will be moving here soon. Beautiful river. Great kayaking. Salmon fishing in summer steelhead in winter! Some crab too if you have a crab trap!

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Fremont, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

We stopped for a bit to enjoy the peaceful Nehalem River, which is a 119 mile long river. We watched as people put their boats into the river. It is also a popular river to kayak on.

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Lakewood, Washington, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

It's a lazy, winding body of water enjoyed by locals and visitors alike. Easy access to food and lodging nearby. You'll have a good outdoor adventure any time of year.

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Nehalem, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Lower part of the river is influenced by the tide: for an easier trip, head upstream with the incoming and float downstream with the outgoing. Paddle past estuaries, streams, towns, pastures, homes, bridges, rails and wilderness. Two directions to travel: South Fork or North Fork. Wonderful trip for bird watching. There are eagles and their nests along the way, keeping... More 

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Rincon, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Stayed at campground several times recently with family only and then friends....The beach is awesome and the river is beautiful to kayak on and canoe and/or sit on river shore and clam and drink a beer. great for pictures. I have stayed all around the bay and enjoy it rain or shine:) A must visit while on the coast. I... More 

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Kingston, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

Found a deal on VRBO, didn't know what to expect. When we arrived we were pleasantly surprised. The cabin was very comfortable with a full kitchen, bedroom and loft, front deck with swing facing the river just feet away, and all the entertainment options including Wifi. What a perfect central point for exploring the coast. Manzanita and Cannon Beach to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2012

I'm staying at The Nehalem shores on the river; you can watch the birds, the seals and the otters or the Elk. The view is great and picturesque from almost anywhere. If you follow the R.R. track up river you can reach Nehalem Falls camp ground and park, a beautiful place to camp, visit or swim

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