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Address: Highway 101, Port Orford, OR
Phone Number: +1 541-332-4106
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Great Views, easy access

Stopped here during our trip along the 101. Yes, there are many places to stop and tons of great views. Battle Rock sets itself apart from many others by its easy access, parking... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
JC-Meg
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Baltimore, Maryland

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stopped here during our trip along the 101. Yes, there are many places to stop and tons of great views. Battle Rock sets itself apart from many others by its easy access, parking and walking trails.

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Port Orford, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This spot has paved pull in parking facing the ocean, a stone wall to sit on, paved walking trails winding through a sloping lawn down to the beach. To the south Humbug Mt. rises 1800 feet straight out of the ocean. There's a manned visitor center to answer any questions that you might have and they have a huge selection... More 

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Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

Driving south along Highway 101- we saw a sign on a hill, spelled out in the asphalt that there was an Ocean View ahead. When the sign says go- you go! Found easy parking a gorgeous views southward along the Pacific Ocean. Great quick stop!

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Brookings, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

This is a great stopping place. I was very tempted to have a cocktail at Redfish Restaurant and just get mesmerized by the view but instead I took a walk to the beach. It was a beautiful, warm day however locals tell me this place gets a lot of wind and the view is so expansive that it is a... More 

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Thank MAURISBIRDS
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

This is a nice little park off 101 in port orford. You can sit at the benches at the parking lot, take a short hike town to the beach, or be adventurous and take a moderate hike up on battle rock. I've done it in dress shoes it's not that bad, but it's not easy either. The weather is a... More 

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Kirkland, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

A great view of the rock and the history behind it... To bad these early Oregon pioneers just took the place from the Native American

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Murrieta, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Park is located just off the 101 in Port Orford. There is a large parking lot and a large sign that explains the significance of the rock. A trail leads to the beach and you are able to climb the rock. Also very scenic place just to stop and rest. There are a few restaurants close by that you can... More 

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Chico, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

Very pretty spot to stop and enjoy the ocean waves on a clear day. I walked along the beach there which was not too crowded mid-week and just loved the sound of the waves and the views too. Parking is just above where it is located too so easy access.

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Ashland, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

Easy to get to with lots of parking, right off 101 in Port Orford. But, not much to see here, although signs explain the historical events. Good beach access.

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Ashland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Very rich in history and beautiful beach! Fun to watch big boats get slung in and out off the pier! Eat at Griff's definately!!

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