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Port Orford Heads State Park

Coast Guard Road, Port Orford, OR 97465
+1 800-551-6949
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Love the history

Great Coast Guard and Navy History. The museum was full of old maritime stuff and artifacts. The... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Bill B
Salem, Oregon, United States
Beautiful views, wonderful museum

Wonderful Life boat fully restored under protective cover that can be seen anytime. Great paths... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Trenda B
Pollock, Louisiana
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Coast Guard Road, Port Orford, OR 97465
+1 800-551-6949
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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
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Three wonderful well kept trails to walk while you view the ocean. Each trail is about 1/3 miles and very easy to travel. On one there are seals to view and often whales are visible. Large parking lot for your car and an museum to...More

Thank carrenc
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Easy loop trail, with views of the rocks, sea life, and kelp beds! The path was gravelled and easy to walk on.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Agates, tidal pools and crashing waves make for a stunning experience. The days we were there the wind was quite strong so we weren't able to stay on the beach for a long period because of blowing sand. However, spoke to several locals who said...More

Thank George W
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Still, after all this time ... our favorite trail. First Westward toward Klooqueh Rock (the triangle rock) to sit on the bench & watch for whales and check for the sealions. Then to backtrack, taking the Right fork to Nellie's Point, overlook to both West...More

Thank bd W
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Love stopping in Port Orford to have lunch by the Coast Guard Station and take a walk through the trails at the park. The views are amazing and the trail was easy enough that even my 2.5 year old grand daughter could make it most...More

Thank Christyinca
Reviewed 11 August 2017

It seems as though nothing is open on Tuesdays in this area and this was no exception. Although we couldn't go in the museum, they still had three short trails available for hiking. We only did one, but it was well maintained and had a...More

1  Thank Teresa R
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

There are easy walking trails (main one is paved). There are park benches to sit and watch the view. The views are breath-taking!! There is a little museum but it was closed when we were there. The road is single lane and parking lot is...More

Thank reddog4613
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