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Otter Point State Recreation Site

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Address: U.S. Highway 101, Gold Beach, OR 97444
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Was a little hard to find as previously reported but wow what a view! Be careful near the edge..sharp drop off...watch your dogs if you take them...then hike back towards the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 February 2017
Tammy G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Was a little hard to find as previously reported but wow what a view! Be careful near the edge..sharp drop off...watch your dogs if you take them...then hike back towards the parking lot and take coast trail down to an awesome beach

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calif
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

this spot is a bit isolated I have driven part it several times in the past years and never bothered to stop. Well this trip Nov 2016 the weather was perfect I had the time and it was worth the extra effort. This area is blessed with many great views and the ones provided by this secluded spot are sure... More 

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Ashland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

This site is off the main 101, so it takes some searching to find it, but it's well worth the effort. One trail leads to the headlands which are magnificent, as are all the off shore rock formations and sea stacks. Be careful on the headlands as there are lots of over-hangs which can easily break off. The trail to... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

The trails are short. A few lead to bluffs overlooking the beach (long way down!) and one runs down to the beach, which is very walkable and goes on for miles. Very pretty. A full visit is max 90 minutes.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Hard to find--not clearly marked, but once we did we were stunned at the beauty and ruggedness. Would have loved to stay all day!

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Newport, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Great views of the ocean, beach and rocks offshore. Great shot are available with your phone or camera.

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

We were lucky enough to catch this on a sunny day. A short hike from parking lot to numerous overlooks.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Obscure and hard to find: the road is not marked. but great ocean view of rocky islets. interesting geology seabirds very windy. Access rd had large potholes.

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Medford, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

One of the best ways to experience the mighty Pacific. Beachcombing one of the finest expanse of ocean magnificent

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Gold Beach, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

From Otter Point, you may stand or sit on the bluff with a good view for several miles N, S and West. There is a trail that wanders down to the beach. The beach typically has little traffic--decent place for solitude, to just let time go by.

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