Boiler Bay State Scenic Viewpoint

Boiler Bay State Scenic Viewpoint


Location:Off US 101, 1 mile north of Depoe Bay.
Facilities:Picnic area.
Activities:Whale watching, bird watching, tide pool exploration.
Special Features:Site is a steep, rocky bluff overlooking the ocean. It is one of the best places in Oregon to see ocean-going birds, including shearwaters, jaegers, albatrosses, grebes, oystercatchers, and murrelets. At low tide you can see the boiler of J. Marhoffer, sunk by an explosion in 1910.
Address:c/o Beverly Beach Management Unit
198 NE 123rd St
Newport, OR 97365

Phone:800-551-6949
Web: www.oregonstateparks.org/park_213.php
Size: 33 acres.

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daily at the Depoe Bay seawall, Boiler Bay State Scenic Viewpoint, one mile north of Depoe Bay, and the Yaquina Head Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Resource Area, three miles north of Newport.
Volunteers will man a number of sites, including the Depoe Bay seawall; Boiler Bay State Scenic Viewpoint, one mile north of Depoe Bay; and the Bureau of Land Management's Yaquina Head Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Resource Area, three miles north of Newport.