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Address: Pacific Avenue, Pacific City, OR
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Quiet park with nice sand dunes

This park is about a mile south of the Inn at Cape Kiwanda where we stayed. So stopped here to take a look the morning we left. There were some nice big sand dunes, kind of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This park is about a mile south of the Inn at Cape Kiwanda where we stayed. So stopped here to take a look the morning we left. There were some nice big sand dunes, kind of deserted so if you want a quiet place to walk around and look at the beach this would be worth a stop.

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Mukilteo, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The swampy/river area was just a forest walk (and boggy to boot). Loved the beach. Minimal people and excellent surf. Minimal trash.

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Limavady, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A memorable beach walk. The breakers were crashing, the sun shining against a dark background, and in the bay a huge single rock just like the Bass Rock, Edinburgh or Alisa Craig (Paddy's Milestone)

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Thank Talan7
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Beach was great, rode horses along ocean side and through a trail. Took the dogs to the ocean for the first time in their lives. My blood hound loved it. My Walker hound did not care for the noise of the ocean or the water. This is a great beach to experience. Trails are all the way around the beach,... More 

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Thank Jilynn A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful day with the family. Climbed the sand hill and played in the tide pools. Found crabs, fish and starfish and played in the surf

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Pacific City, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

I like to take the trail near restroom,up over sand,and walk down to beach, its never crowded, I usually walk from 9am to11am or so And find it very relaxing. Also the history on Bob Straub is very interesting

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Reno, Nevada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Plenty of parking plus restrooms. Picnic tables. Easy access to the beach. A nice stretch of sand. You can walk really far either direction.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Less crowded and absolutely stunning. Miles of sand and ocean. We spent a relaxed morn g and we're glad we didn't go to the mor popular beaches. Will go back again for sure.

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Thank Kay M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Beaches very quiet quiet easy accessible and not a lot of trash the bathroom just need some upkeep but it's quite dirty and smelly

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Kohler, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Beautiful sandy beach with great views! We were shocked about how few people were there both times we went there, we practically had the place to ourselves! Parking is super close to beach access as well.

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