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Address: Pacific Avenue, Pacific City, OR
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Great boat launch

Want a place to launch you boat or Kayak for the river? Here it it.there are restrooms, running water, and a good deal of parking. You also have access to the beach from here, so... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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Post Falls, Idaho
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Post Falls, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Want a place to launch you boat or Kayak for the river? Here it it.there are restrooms, running water, and a good deal of parking. You also have access to the beach from here, so you won't have any trouble finding something to do outside.

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Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Quick drive from the RV park, beach, little food diners , people watching, shops, kites and much more. Enjoyed our stay

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Albany, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

white sand, dunes, bathroom in parking area free access to beach and parking. Close to Pacific City ... and very few people enjoying this gorgeous beach!

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Portland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Fun, easy hikes. Great dunes for reading and ocean gazing. Beautiful, soft sand. Can have it all to yourself in spring.

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Rainier, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Pacific City's long beach, between Cape Kiwanda to the north and Bob Staub State Park on Nestucca Spit to the south, is the home of the only beach-launched dory fishing fleet in the world. Early dories were double-ended and oar-powered; today's versions mostly have squared-off sterns and outboard motors. They still launch from the beach, and come sliding back onto... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Even in winter the beach is supreme. Deserted and lovely, these dunes are supreme. A misty day in the 50's - great for hiking and enjoying the surf.

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Castle Rock, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Undeveloped and conserved area of beach, dunes and dune vegetation. A loop trail goes along the dunes above the beach to a spit at the mouth of the Nestucca River and then along the river back to the trailhead. The trail is about 7 mi. and we only walked a couple of miles - didn't get to the mouth of... More 

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Vernon, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

good views of the mouth of the river... nice spot for a short hike in the sand dunes... worth a short visit

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British Columbia, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

White sand, seals swimming in the surf, beautiful! Post card perfect! Make sure to take time to walk along this beach.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

It's a nice little Park and out of the way, easy beach access. Easy parking and a restroom. BTW, Bob Straub was a Governor of Oregon.

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Address: Pacific Avenue, Pacific City, OR
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Pacific City

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