Awesome view and a great place to let the kids run wild and burn off some energy. On a clear day you can see what seems like forever. A must visit and see.
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The Astoria Column is well know for its grand views but kids seemed to have the most fun as they were allowed, even encouraged to throw tiny wooden gliders from the top. The little planes would get swept up by the wind and often travel...More
Piece of the history of Astoria not to be missed, for the view if nothing else. From the Columbia river, to Pacific Ocean and the most dangerous bar crossing in the nation, around to Young's Bay and Fort Clasp where Lewis and Clark camped to...More
Beautiful panoramic view of Astoria and Warrenton. Very interesting structure. Didn't walk to the top (bad knees) but many others did. I can just imagine the view from there. This is a must-see.