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Historical and Nature together for a great adventure

Dedicated to the Ancient People and the pioneers. There was war between the two cultures. The... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2018
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
Free, gorgeous, AND it's where I live!

On any given day the beauty of Port Orford screams out: Look at Me! So many people who have never... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
CrazyFishy
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Port Orford, Oregon
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All reviews easy access visitor center stretch your legs nice place to stop nice beach marine reserve nice rest stop south entrance redfish low tide welcome center quick stop see whales oregon coast beautiful spot spectacular views small town
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Reviewed November 9, 2018

Dedicated to the Ancient People and the pioneers. There was war between the two cultures. The settlers were two weeks besieged. They left in the night to Umpqua City and came back with weapons and 70 men. There were historical content and nature content. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed November 7, 2018

On any given day the beauty of Port Orford screams out: Look at Me! So many people who have never ventured this far-too bad for them!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CrazyFishy
Reviewed October 28, 2018

This park is located along 101 in downtown Port Orford. It has a large parking lot, is equipped with a visitor center and restrooms. There is a trail to the beach and Battle Rock, there are also benches in which to sit and just enjoy...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed October 28, 2018

It's a quick stop to take a break from the road and stretch your legs. Maybe have a picnic at the tables. It's just feet from hwy 101. Pretty view, interesting info, public restrooms, easy walk to beach. Worth the stop

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jollywomon
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

This is an easy walk to beach. The views are fantastic. Loved watching the sunsets and could see some fishing boats coming into shore.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sue C
Reviewed September 23, 2018

The visitor center and restrooms were convenient and clean. The views were incredible. Probably a great place to see whales. We took the trail down to the nice, protected beach. Then we climbed battle rock and were rewarded with amazing views of the Pacific ocean...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 4cookie82
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Great beach. Good spot for a swim or a picnic. Interesting bit of history also. Worth a stop while driving down the Oregon Coast.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Elcamino2013
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Overlooking a nice beach, a fishing harbor, and some gorgeous coastline, this little spot’s historic marker tells an interesting story. It corrects a long held local myth about an important incident in the city’s history.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wayne-Librarian
Reviewed August 25, 2018

Stop and breath the fresh air as you read the history details of the place. The pioneers and the native Indians are the ones who established the Port Orford town on the beautiful coast of Pacific.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank doinabrownell
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

This site is right off 101 and has free parking. You can walk the beach, climb the rock and eat at several restaurants nearby. There is great history hear to discover and the city celebrations are very elaborate for a small town. We were here...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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