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Governor Patterson Memorial State Recreation Site

Highway 101 and Range Drive, Waldport, OR
+1 800-551-6949
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This park was less than a mile from the house we rented. Huge, long, wide beach which was very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sacramento, California
Right off 101 just south of Waldport on the right.

Great stop to walk the beach with kids and dogs. Restrooms too. The beach is steps away without... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Deneann Z
Waldport, Oregon
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Highway 101 and Range Drive, Waldport, OR
+1 800-551-6949
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park was less than a mile from the house we rented. Huge, long, wide beach which was very clean. Lots of shells, birds (gulls, herons, even an eagle), and sea lion viewing. Looked like the campground was full due to this being Eclipse Week....More

Thank Mushroomminnow
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great stop to walk the beach with kids and dogs. Restrooms too. The beach is steps away without having to walk down a steep hill or over rocks. The beach goes all the way into Waldport at low tide or walk the 8 miles to...More

Thank Deneann Z
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This is a wonderful spot on the Oregon Coast... it has everything... ocean, beach, views, picnic spots and lots more.

Thank MarySEverett_Wa
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beach, long and clean! Also has clean bathrooms and a big parking area. We got married on this beach 6 years ago and we return several times a year. It just keeps getting better and better! Now there is a lovely viewing platform that...More

Thank kimimom
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

This is our go to beach. Easy access and lots to see. Great place to take the pets and kids. Take a blanket and watch the sunset.

Thank markkawa
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We go here often to walk and shell hunt. The beach is super clean and a great place to just set and to watch and listen to the waves. Even when it's stormy we love this place because of the big waves. There are rest...More

Thank Greg C
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Wow what a great beach for a morning walk ..Lots of sand dollars on the beach.Seals in the water close to the shore line..Tons of waterfowl /Ducks to watch. And ifyour luck the are Eagles in the area near the river were it goes into...More

Thank Nancy B R
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Nice beach with good parking, easy access. Wide sandy beach with room to walk, beachcomb, or just watch the waves or people fishing at the mouth of the river.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Early morning, beach empty. Always LOTS of Wind. South of Waldport. Large Paved Parking Lot with Rest Rooms

Thank travellng3500
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Lovely and a great place to take along walk and your dog get a nice run. Clean as it can be and not particularly crowded. Close to several nice campgrounds. We chose the KOA, with no regret.

Thank Michele M
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