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Address: 840 W. Olive St, Newport, OR 97365
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A very pleasant park with tributes to veterans and a long ramp to the huge beach. It's very close to several inns in the Nye Beach area.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Riverside, California
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Riverside, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A very pleasant park with tributes to veterans and a long ramp to the huge beach. It's very close to several inns in the Nye Beach area.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

This park has a moving monument of the 24 Veterans that have lost their life in battle. We loved walking the path with the large stone memorials and seeing the ocean from that vantage point.

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Columbia, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016

This is a very nice place to meet some locals who know a lot about whale migration, the area in general, and who are simply nice folks with whom to visit. It's also great for just ocean watching and learning a bit about the history of the community.

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Newport, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016 via mobile

This view is spectacular. The paved walk to down to the beach is gently sloped & has a great view up the coast on the way down. Sit on the rock wall near the gazebo for great photo ops of the beach, up & down the coast & the lighthouse in the distance!

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

One of many more stops along the way on our Thanksgiving Vacation. Good stretch of the legs in the early morning and for those who like to run. Be mindful of the tide! It comes WAY up the beach.

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Thank Leanne R
Manchvegas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

This was a small park on the ocean, had to visit as it is my father's name also. Very nice place to have a picnic.

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Thank Jazzie D
Newnan, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

Nice tribute to our Vietnam soldiers.The memorial is on the way to the beach The views are incredible & the walk to the beach is paved,although a declining path there are benches all along the walk for resting. Peaceful and restful.

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Thank Disha5259
Newport, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

There are great views north and south from the Don Davis Memorial Park. Plenty of parking and beach access.

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Monmouth, Oregon, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

My daughter was married in the gazebo. What a wonderful location. It was a small wedding but everyone fit inside with no problem. Needed to be inside since there were gale force winds happening. Still got pictures outside too.

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Tacoma, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

Great views and beautiful beach Easy stroll down the ramp to the beach. Lots of fun on plenty of sand, great for the dog.

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