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Easily accessible

This is a nice beach and easily accessible. There was plenty of free parking while we were there... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2019
John F
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Mahomet, Illinois
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Cute little park with direct beach access and clean rest areas. Great place to park and walk over... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2019
Stephanie W
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All reviews mo's restaurant large parking lot great place to park grocery store across the street view of haystack rock public restrooms great access either direction easy access great stop oregon coast bunnies wayside feral sand beach picnic
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Reviewed October 1, 2019

This is a nice beach and easily accessible. There was plenty of free parking while we were there. Summer high season might be different though. Nice, soft sand at this beach. I went in the water up to my thighs and a few other people...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank John F
Reviewed August 25, 2019

Cute little park with direct beach access and clean rest areas. Great place to park and walk over to Haystack Rock. just down the street from downtown - can park and walk even, everything is within less than a mile away

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed August 6, 2019

Tolovana Beach is effectively the southern extension of Cannon Beach, which is perhaps the most popular beach along the northern Oregon coast because of its direct and easy access from Portland. It's fronted by numerous vacation hotels, condos, etc., so it's sometimes pretty crowded. But...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

The beach is clean with nice white sand. The beach is wide so you don't have to worry as much about the tide coming in. It's a nice walk from here to Haystack Rock or in the other direction are also some nice rock formations...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank dap0814
Reviewed May 3, 2019

I was so fascinated with the Tolovana Beach State Recreation Site. When I came in, it was still foggy. Then, bit by bit we could see the beauty of the beach. Everybody were admiring these massive rocks. There was some driftwood. There were houses nearby....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed April 27, 2019

If you're familiar with the Goonies, you may recall a road race on the beach at the start of the movie. This is that beach. I've been wanting to come here and nearby Astoria ever since I was a kid growing up in the 1980s,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Jenmboyd
Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

This has all the things...free parking, restrooms and immediate beach access. We walked all the way up to Haystack Rock, then had a small picnic and walked back. A nice stop for an hour or more AND you can bike the beach!

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank WadeL149
Reviewed March 29, 2019

Nice beach with bathrooms close by and a restaurant too. Bunnies are everywhere! Short walk to Haystack.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DeD891
Reviewed March 22, 2019

This is a small but nice park with great beach access. A great place for a picnic if you want to get off the sand to eat!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Reina H
Reviewed March 4, 2019

Lovely place to start a beach walk into town - don't worry, you can catch the regularly-scheduled bus back. You may even see some of the ubiquitous Cannon Beach rabbits on the grassy areas!

Date of experience: March 2019
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