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Darlingtonia State Natural Site

US 101, Florence, OR
+1 800-551-6949
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Really Awesome quick wayside

This place is so cool! A good place to come back to year-round to see the different stages of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sarahfi
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Eugene
carnivorous plants growing wild

carnivorous plants growing wild , small area with good trails , just off the 101, well keep... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
mickey442017
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Jasper, Oregon
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US 101, Florence, OR
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is so cool! A good place to come back to year-round to see the different stages of growth and bloom of the carnivorous plants. Feels secluded even though it is right off the parking lot.

Thank Sarahfi
Reviewed 13 April 2017

carnivorous plants growing wild , small area with good trails , just off the 101, well keep , wheelchair excisable, good for kids

Thank mickey442017
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Easy hike interesting plants, kids will like the path and the fact that the plants eat bugs. A must see if you're into horticultural.

Thank WhalesWatch
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This is a lovely forested mini-park and nature area just off highway 101. A short level walk leads to a viewing area to see the carnivorous plants. Amenities are few. There are a few older picnic tables nestled under the trees near the parking area...More

Thank Lucinda H
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This does not looklike anything untill you walk inand then you see the beauty. If you dont look for this little park you might miss it right off highway 101. It would be a great place to have a lunch break from work or on...More

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We have been here a few times and never get tired of all the pitcher plants in this very unique site. You walk on a path and when you get to the small bridge, you will see a "forest" of pitcher plants in every direction....More

Thank nlbailey
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Quick way to explore some interesting aspects of nature at the coast. Nice easy boardwalk to see the flora and fauna!

2  Thank BakerStreetInn
Reviewed 21 November 2016

A well-kept boardwalk takes you on a short visit in the woods to beds of Darlingtonia Japonica carnivorous plants. Very relaxing and educational stop (with restrooms) to break your coast journey.

Thank Travelarry
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This is such a great opportunity to view a plant not commonly seen. If you catch it right in the spring you can see the blooms too. Year round interest - even in winter or the heat of the summer watching how they survive is...More

Thank krauland
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is a short detour off of Highway 101, perhaps 1/4 mile at most; then it's a short walking loop of perhaps two hundred yards. The pitcher plants, or cobra lilies, are something out of twilight zone. Helpful information for understanding the plants is posted.

Thank Overlooker
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