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Nice State Campground

Oregon State Parks are very difficult to get into during the summer months, especially along the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Craig H
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Santa Clarita, California
More fantastic coast line and view of Cape Arago Light house

As there is no public access to Cape Arago Lighthouse, you can get shots of it from the lookout in... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
blc45reb
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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have an average size rv and out spot was supposed to be for a unit our size however it was almost impossible getting into the site. We ended up doing damage to our truck and trailer getting into the spot. Don’t advertise that an...More

Thank Brenda L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

live most of my life or at least half of my life here.....So many great memories and the best of my growing up.....

Thank Arlin L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oregon State Parks are very difficult to get into during the summer months, especially along the Oregon Coast. This is a well kept and very crowded state park. Showers/bathrooms need to be upgraded; they are very old and worn down. Park fee includes free entrance...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This Oregon state park was well staffed with rangers and awesome programs for all ages. We absolutely loved the banana slug class, the coastal walk and the tide pool tour. The camp hosts were friendly and readily available. The showers were free and hot. Sunset...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

As there is no public access to Cape Arago Lighthouse, you can get shots of it from the lookout in the Sunset Bay Sate Park. Again this coast line is so rugged but beautiful in its own right. Being free and plenty of parking you...More

Thank blc45reb
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Our spot was d30. Quite area close to clean restrooms and showers. firewood and starter is for sale by the camp host. Easy walk down to the beach, or you can walk the tails to the other parks nearby. walk other areas of the park...More

Thank BobCat586
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The beach is covered with water, at high tide, but at low tide, it is a great place to walk and tide pool. Highly recommended.

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Just happened to be driving by Sunset Bay State Park at sunset - mind blown at the beauty! Pictures barely capture how incredible and special it was. Tide pools were fun (I even ate some fresh seaweed). Oregon State Parks are THE BEST!

Thank Jen B
Reviewed 11 September 2017

There are three state parks a short distance apart that may be accessed a short drive from Coos Bay off US 101 with the first being Sunset Bay. We stopped for the view of the sandy beach and sea cliffs.

Thank westie2
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed just 1 night and our boys were wishing for more when we were there just 15 min. Best part is proximity to beach. Weather was also great and staff very helpful. Very dog friendly. Made us miss our pooch who stayed home with...More

Thank Katemop
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Vicki S
17 June 2018|
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Response from Jen B | Reviewed this property |
It is monitored daily and by region. Not by year or statewide. Please contact the park or the general state parks info line for specific information. I would list the info for you but the site won’t allow it. Thank you for... More
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bitcracker
29 May 2018|
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Response from Jen B | Reviewed this property |
All Oregon State Park deluxe and rustic yurts/cabins are said to have a heater per their website. It’s been my experience that there is one (sometimes two) but can not speak to this park specifically. Hope you go!
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Rita W
3 August 2016|
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Sorry to take so long, but there are no hotels or inns in Sunset Bay State Park. It is strictly for camping. If you want to stay in the are you either look in Bandon or Coos Bay. Bandon is a cuter town, whereas Coos Bay is... More
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