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8 miles off the beaten path; GREAT

The park is beautifully kept, and there are several paths to the Chetco River. There are Myrtle... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carl D
Azalea, Oregon
Great park

This is a lovely park with wonderful camp sites and plenty of trails to hike. Offers access to the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Boulder Creek, California
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North Bank Chetco River Road, Brookings, OR
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The park is beautifully kept, and there are several paths to the Chetco River. There are Myrtle Wood groves, and almost mystical trees growing in some new and wonderful configurations. The bathrooms were very clean.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Carl D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely park with wonderful camp sites and plenty of trails to hike. Offers access to the Chetco River.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 6, 2019

This is one of Oregon State Parks nicest parks, it's very quite, very well landscaped and has nice hot showers and restrooms for all guests. If you're looking for a nice quite place to take your RV and spend a week, then this is where...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Maybe a hunting party could get through this place, but it is not for the solo camper. Unless you liked The Howling, leave this one off your itinerary. Had to be said.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

Gorgeous park, great host, very crowded in August, campsites are very close together. The park was very clean and had gorgeous scenery.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank larryswifesarah
Reviewed September 10, 2018

It’s easy to get here and you won’t be disappointed. The Chetco River is full of incredible views - plenty of fish too!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

Can be very busy with people escaping the heat as it has a near perfect swimming hole that begs you to swim. Walking up stream, lots of wildlife hangs out just away from people. Frogs, fingerling fish, herons, birds of prey and the random deer...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Kitty B
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Nice hike along river and very peaceful.Met some other wonderful people enjoying the park and the hike.Recommend this park.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lainers60
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Spent some quality time with the family. Lovely, quiet campground and easy to get back into town, to the beach or enjoy the river.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank GAB241
Reviewed August 1, 2018

We hiked through this park which is through beautiful forest and runs along the north bank of the Chetco River. It's a nice place. We ended up continuing the hike across the road in the Rogue River park and this part of the hike was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Shelly M
November 6, 2018|
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Response from Jeff H | Reviewed this property |
wow...good question..pit bulls?...I think I remember a conversation between a camper and a ranger about that. I believe that there is not a restriction per se...at least not enforced until there is a problem, so it must be... More
TheNewJane .
March 8, 2018|
Response from Tigertina28 | Reviewed this property |
I have dogs too. I look up the website and see what the restrictions are, they usually have the type of dogs not allowed at the site. But if it still unclear call and ask if there are restrictions. It seems like some even... More
October 13, 2017|
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Response from Fred E | Reviewed this property |
Forgot to add: Do a Google Earth and the foot access points are pretty obvious. If you're in a drift boat lots more water can be covered BUT know where the take-outs are located (GPS!). A long float to the next ... or the... More