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Fort Stevens State Park

Astoria, OR
+1 503-861-1671
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Beach ride from Gearhart

Awesome beach ride view from Gearhart or del ray beach north to Fort Stevenson site park. Best... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
Sarah S
Don't miss the Iredale shipwreck

Visiting in winter certainly had some cold elements to it. Visit at high tide and low tide. Great... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Tina T
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Renton, Washington
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Astoria, OR
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

Awesome beach ride view from Gearhart or del ray beach north to Fort Stevenson site park. Best during game low tide. Whole family of 6 and 1 dog lovedays it. My three Preschool boys loved it like a pirate ship!

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

Visiting in winter certainly had some cold elements to it. Visit at high tide and low tide. Great picture opportunities abound. Don't miss out.

1  Thank Tina T
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

You can sign up for a Kayak tour (do so a couple days in advance) on one of the lakes inside the park. There are daily Junior Ranger programs led by rangers and nightly programs or movies. There are bicycles to rent on six miles...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2017

This is an outstanding place for the whole family. Miles of ocean beaches, hiking and biking trails. Swimming and fishing in the lake. There is also a backwater wetland area that can be reached by canoe or a small kayak for quite reflection or outstanding...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I have visited Fort Stevens State Park on numerous occasions. You can be there completely alone at certain times, especially early in the morning. The park does not allow pets at certain times of the year, due to nesting birds. Pay special attention to the...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2017

The old forts are fun to wander through. the camping is great. plenty of trails. Lots for the whole family to do!

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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

I've never seen a military fort so expansive that you can walk through. Very friendly volunteers! Thanks for all of the information

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

It was very rainy when we drove through the park but we got out and walked around the NE point on the beach. Lots of opportunity for bird/waterfowl/water mammal watching. We drove over to the Peter Ireland wreck site which was educational. There are plenty...More

Thank abcallahan
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

My family always spends Fourth of July week camping at the KOA across the street from the park. Park has awesome biking trails and the beach is awesome. Problem with the beach here is that it is always super windy so the sand is always...More

1  Thank Gary G
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

If you go in Winter, wear very warm clothes. Lots of different areas to visit. Great places for a picnic. Lots of history in the area.

Thank Suzanne P
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knute51
8 September 2017|
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Response from tracey k | Reviewed this property |
camped there in July. there are several loops...park is so big I cannot advise an obvious difference...but would suggest you avoid being next to restroom, and look at size of the tent pad, and try to determine from the... More
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Druddell
9 August 2017|
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Response from Ekeller115 | Reviewed this property |
I had the same experience as Cherita. Near the entrance, I had no problem. The further into the park, the less wifi I had.
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Robin C
28 June 2017|
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Response from Gary G | Reviewed this property |
I know this is probably too late, but yes all of the cabins have fire pits.
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