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Nehalem Bay State Park

34600 Gary St, Nehalem, OR
+1 800-551-6949
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Be wary of the spot you choose

Excellent site, right next to the ocean. Sites are long enough but many overhanging trees can make... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ViG67
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Vancouver, Canada
Lots of campsites, hear the ocean.

A short hike over the dune is all it takes to get to the ocean when camping here. This campground... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Steve C
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Vancouver, Washington, United States
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A popular state park.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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34600 Gary St, Nehalem, OR
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent site, right next to the ocean. Sites are long enough but many overhanging trees can make it very difficult to park a bigger rig and have room for your slide. Hot showers and clean washrooms. Lots to see and do within easy driving distance.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A short hike over the dune is all it takes to get to the ocean when camping here. This campground has great biking trails and a long beach to stroll or run on. Well maintained bathrooms and wide roads work for all types of vehicles....More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 14 September 2017

we've RV camped in this park several times over the last few years. It is always clean, the staff courteous and the access to beach unbelievably easy. plenty of sites to choose from, Yurts to tent camping. They even have a junior ranger type program...More

Thank Martha J
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Beautiful state park with paved, level sites. We have a 40 ft 5th wheel and were able to fit into site A41 with no trouble. The sites along this stretch of the A loop seemed to have a little more room around them than sites...More

1  Thank ketah777
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Small loops with generous camping spots. Walk to the beach, and you can hear the waves crashing from our site. First time won't be our last.

1  Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Love this campground! The sites along the beach side are the best. Easy access to the beach. Clean facilities. Close to cute quaint Manzanita!

1  Thank Jenam1
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I would happily return to this park to camp again. The staff and volunteers keep the park and facilities, including showers and restroom facilities well maintained. A short walk to the beach from the B Loop, but with dunes to climb to get there -...More

2  Thank Lori K
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We booked our stay, last minute and weren't sure what to expect. Although the sites lacked privacy, you could hear the ocean from them. Just a short walk from the campsite over the dunes was the most amazing beach we could hope for. Not anywhere...More

2  Thank Zoe F
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We were happy with our stay. Unique sites that we felt were secluded given the landscape, clean bathrooms, amazing location. Close to other beaches that are fun to explore as well. We were there two nights had to switch sites because we didn't reserve enough...More

1  Thank J S
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We have stayed at a number of state park campgrounds over the years and this is one of the better ones. Although we often tent, this time we stayed in a yurt. Unlike, and much better than yurts at other state parks, the yurts at...More

Thank jiminalaska2010
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goofynat
8 September 2017|
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Response from Lori K | Reviewed this property |
There's a place called Wheeler Marina in the town that appears to rent boats and kayaks. Probably about a15-20 min drive from the state park.
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goofynat
8 September 2017|
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Response from Jenam1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, best to look at the map. Beach access doesn't seem too far from any spot.
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Tam D
22 August 2017|
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