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Del Rey Beach State Recreation Site

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Family beach day.

We went to the south side (off Pacific, turn at Dairy Queen off 101) of the beach to clam April 9... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
SandyAmanda
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Washington
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spot the whales

Heading north or south, you may see the whales in transit. Great place to enjoy the area.get lots... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Ellen H
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La Jolla, California
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10 Apr 2018
“Family beach day. ”
13 Sep 2017
“spot the whales”
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We went to the south side (off Pacific, turn at Dairy Queen off 101) of the beach to clam April 9. We had no luck but there was street parking with grills and picnic tables. It was beautiful. There is a trail through the sea...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank SandyAmanda
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Heading north or south, you may see the whales in transit. Great place to enjoy the area.get lots of walking in.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Ellen H
Reviewed 22 April 2017

very nice beach access, not very crowded at all. easy to drive right onto the beach. a very short walk from mcmenamins gearhart hotel.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank gabrandor
Reviewed 23 September 2016

of salt grass and a boardwalk that leads down to the beach. Nice parking lot and not that crowded. Quiet and peaceful you can even bring a book and read it to the sound of the waves. Or walk for hours on the sandy beach.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank tiredandtravelled
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Spent an evening and morning razor clamming on the northern Oregon Coast. Enjoyed a few days of unusually warm temperatures (for early April), little wind, low ocean swells, and moderately low tides. The clams were abundant and large. Can't beat quickly digging a limit of...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank S49M
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Worst month of the year to visit the Oregon coast unless you love rain and wind. But we had a long stroll on a sunny day with no wind. The beach is beautiful sand and long and wide. You could walk all the way to...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank JohnsViews
Reviewed 18 July 2015

We came here on the Fourth of July and the fireworks were spectacular. A must-see for anyone brave enough to see a beach full of cars and beach bonfires and fireworks as far as the eye can see. From here you can also see the...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Ashley D
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Response from tiredandtravelled | Reviewed this property |
Crazy busy, but better than Ecola or seaside.
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Ashley D
2 July 2017|
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Response from tiredandtravelled | Reviewed this property |
Not that I have seen. The place is kind of primitive and parking about 1/2 mile from the beach.
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