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“Breathtaking”

Alfred A Loeb State Park
Ranked #5 of 21 things to do in Brookings
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed July 2, 2013

Our friend who lives in Brookings took us to Loeb State Park for a little hike through some of the Redwoods. It was absolutely gorgeous! We went on one of the sunnier days during our visit, and the way the light shone through the trees was amazing. There's a natural waterfall and stream that seems to flow right through the middle of the park, and we were able to take several photos that turned out great! It's a fairly easy hike, with just a few places in the path being a little steep; it would be easily hiked with kids over the age of 7 I would say. Definitely check this place out!

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Reviewed May 21, 2013

We love the coast but camping there can be a chilly, windy experience. We stayed at Alfred Loeb State park just 9 miles inland from Brookings, OR along the Chetco River.
temperatures in Brookings were in the 60's and at the park it was 15 degrees warmer....we loved that! We stayed in one of the three cabins right on the river. The river can be reached just by climbing down the bank and across a wide rocky beach. The river is shallow and slow moving but I have read there are faster and deeper areas great for swimming. Since we had little ones having a wading area was perfect. There are shower and bathroom facilities....the restrooms themselves are rather small but then again, you are camping just enjoy your surroundings and don't let the little things annoy you. Camp hosts were friendly and the grounds clean. Lots of squirrels, robins, and blue jays. The birds wake up EARLY!!!! =) Owls heard every night and the starry nights unforgettable. Highly recommend!!!!!

1  Thank Jeannette J
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Reviewed April 28, 2013

Nice trailer and tent spots - some right on the river. Nice hiking in the area. Clean restrooms. Cabins available. Take mosquito repellent for evenings.

2  Thank onlyonejudy
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Reviewed March 31, 2013

Its close enough to the ocean to drive in and play but far enough way to get out of the wind or fog. Being on the river was great and woodsy. The cabin was clean and fun to stay in... like camping but easier on the back!!

3  Thank kazoooo8
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Reviewed February 20, 2013

Love the area we were parked, with the burning wood, tables and the park setting. We swim in the river and enjoy meeting our friends for a picnic.
I would recommend this to others and will be returning. Thanks for a lovely experienc

3  Thank charley28_10
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