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Fort Stevens State Park

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Rain or shine, a fabulous state park!

When it comes to state parks, Oregon shines and Fort Stevens State Park is no exception. We... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
AlaskaMarion
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Kodiak, Alaska
Tons of history

Great place to go exploring with the family. You can never learn too much history, especially when... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Renee D
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Scappoose
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Reviewed 6 days ago

When it comes to state parks, Oregon shines and Fort Stevens State Park is no exception. We traveled in a 5th wheel RV and stayed in the F-Loop, in a pull-through. Bathrooms were very neat and clean. Very friendly camp host. Miles of biking and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AlaskaMarion
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to go exploring with the family. You can never learn too much history, especially when it's in your own backyard. Part of Fort Stevens you have to pay to explore (around $5/adult) but other parts like Battery Russel, Peter Iredale shipwreck, you do...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Renee D
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

We were attracted by the shipwreck called Peter Iredale but realized the shipwreck is a tiny part of the whole thing this hidden gem has to offer. Check out the yurts and cabins while you're here. We will be back for sure

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful park, many beaches, a lake, great walking & biking paths. We stayed here over 2 weeks.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank J-Astoria
Reviewed 10 November 2018

Lots to see here. There is lots of camping with bike rentals in the State Park. Across the road at the Entrance is also a KOA campground. There is a paved walking / bike path throughout the park. The park goes along the Pacific Ocean...More

Date of experience: November 2018
4  Thank Cynthia W
Reviewed 9 November 2018

Was in the area bird watching so decided to make a stop here. Did not see much in October, but did watch a USGC helo for a bit. Nice park.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Richard R
Reviewed 9 November 2018

We visited on cloudy, rainy day, and we were not able to see much. We did visit the observation tower overlooking the break between the ocean and the river. It was amazing, very windy, and loud.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

It was attacked by a Japanese submarine in WW2. History at your finger tips. Walking tours of the coastal artillery gun emplacements and the nearby buildings are a great way to get a feel for what is was like to defend America's shoreline against attack...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Charles W
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I love this park. One day I am going to the visitor center and do more exploring of this park. Very beautiful

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pam S
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

The beach at Fort Stevens State park was nice and clean. On this trip we were only interested in seeing the ship wrecked Peter Iredale.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Lorraine06
17 July 2018|
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Response from Ricbryant | Reviewed this property |
I travelled there last year and ft Stevens really didn’t have a campsite that I would consider close to the beach. The beach is walking distance but it is a walk. You can drive out to the beach and there is a parking area... More
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Khanh N
31 May 2018|
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We were just there in late June and you should bring bug repellent. Not swarms like in the Midwest- but enough that we all had mosquito bites.
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7 September 2017|
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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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