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very nice views available

We thoroughly enjoyed the views from this Park. Make sure to also visit the nearby Cape Blanco... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Mickleton, New Jersey
Great Park, Old Rescue Station!

This is one of the finest Oregon State Parks we've visited. The old Coast Guard Rescue Station... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
washington state
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Coast Guard Road, Port Orford, OR 97465
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All reviews lifeboat museum coast guard short trails beautiful walk lookout tower views are amazing rescue boat lifeguard station hidden away wonderful trails deep water easy hike on display nice view stretch your legs the southern oregon coast cape blanco
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed the views from this Park. Make sure to also visit the nearby Cape Blanco Lighthouse.

1  Thank JimM-NJ
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is one of the finest Oregon State Parks we've visited. The old Coast Guard Rescue Station includes an actual rescue boat, museum and wonderful trails down the hillside to view the coves and heads. The entire family had a ball and it's a cool...More

1  Thank okeedoke
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Nice spot to spend a few hours touring the life guard museum and, most of all, taking a few trails for views of the ocean. If you start the trail near the life boat from the parking lot, veer off to the right just a...More

Thank Ginny Z
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Had drove through park one other time, but was too windy. Really enjoyed views & history. Will stop again.

Thank TLLed
Reviewed 31 July 2018

My wife and I both thought this was one of the most beautiful locations along the southern Oregon coast.

Thank tcombs
Reviewed 12 July 2018

From the lovely coast guard museum (free neat little exhibit!) we took a short hike down to see the rocky shore. At the best photo spot, there's a lovely wide bench to rest. We decided not to venture past there because the trail turned steeper,...More

Thank ConfusionHill
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We just happened on this park and loved it. There is a lifeboat museum there, but it is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays so we couldn’t visit. There are several trails to take from the parking area. They are all less than a mile one...More

2  Thank friendofmitzi
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Great Coast Guard and Navy History. The museum was full of old maritime stuff and artifacts. The park like setting is very quiet and relaxing and offers 2 or 3 nice trails to hike that lead to great views of the ocean.

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Wonderful Life boat fully restored under protective cover that can be seen anytime. Great paths leading to the ocean views. Beautiful walk through the trees. The Museum is ran by volunteers and are very knowledgeable. They shared very interesting facts and stories. Lots of pictures...More

Thank Trenda B
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I came out here mainly for the Coast Guard Museum . . . but unfortunately it was closed on the Monday I was here. There is an old lifeboat outside that I was able to see. To get to the fantastic sea views, you walk...More

Thank half-Brit
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