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Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area

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Address: US Highway 101, Otter Crest Loop, Newport, OR 97369
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We are native Oregonians and our family loves to stop by The Devil's Punch Bowl simply because it is different every time. There is very little parking, and Mo's, an Oregon... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Sublimity, Oregon
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Sublimity, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We are native Oregonians and our family loves to stop by The Devil's Punch Bowl simply because it is different every time. There is very little parking, and Mo's, an Oregon favorite, is sometimes open and sometimes not. There is really nothing to do there other than check out the super cool bowl.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the more awesome rock formations we saw during our trip to the Oregon coast for a photo expedition. You can view the punch bowl from above at the overlook. Plenty of parking and a short, level walk to the viewing spot. It is a little tougher if want to get up close and personal. You need to time... More 

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Salem, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Showing off this great landscape is easy. You can never overstate it. This place is a must see. You will find yourself stopping near a place with nice wine a place with a great gift shop. There is plenty of good food nearby

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Thank Susan R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To see the sea plunging through this is absolutely amazing. We probably spent 2 hours here standing on the rocks, listening to the ocean, and feeling the spray of the water. It was stunning.

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Elmira, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this spot for a short stop (off the Otter Crest Loop a short detour off of US 101). Not sure it's worth a sidetrip for everyone. If you like seeing waves whomp through an arch into a big rock pit and slosh around, this spot is for you! If your time is limited, the Cape Foulweather viewpoint (closer... More 

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albany, ny
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

We saw this at Low tide o the first day. Walked around and took a few pictures. On the second day the tide was really pushing in. Wow. Very scenic picturesque area.

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

You can't walk down and get close. So it's just a lookout pretty much. I would recommend driving 25min north to depoe bay "home of the Grey whale" really neat waves and rocks where the water sprays up onto onlookers and spot like a blow hole!

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South Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

A must stop for visitors...the views are spectacular...take advantage of the short hike to the lighthouse...If the surf is up...makes for a special view...

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Renton, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Love the wild Pacific. There is a great view from Cape Foulweather. Take it in and enjoy the fresh ocean air.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

One of the many spots along Highway 101 to take in the sights of the ocean. This is a beautiful vantage point to take in the ocean. When the tide is high the waves crash through the Devils Punch Bowl and this is a spectacular site.

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