Carl G. Washburne Memorial State Park

Carl G. Washburne Memorial State Park


Location:Off US 101, 14 miles north of Florence.
Facilities:56 full hookup campsites, 2 electrical sites, 7 tent campsites, 2 yurts, hiker/biker camp, showers, restrooms, picnic area, beach access, hiking trails, historic trails.
Activities:Camping, fishing, swimming, hiking, biking, wildlife viewing, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Park includes 5 miles of beach and features trails leading to tide pools and Heceta Head Lighthouse.
Address:9311 Hwy 101 N
Florence, OR 97439

Phone:541-547-3416
Web: www.oregonstateparks.org/park_123.php
Size: 1,089 acres.

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Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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The trail led us right to the charming half-mile or so Hobbit Trail to the beach at Carl G. Washburne Memorial State Park. There, we lingered at the shoreline, gazing up at the bluff we knew we would enjoy climbing back up again when we were ready.
Ponsler Memorial State Wayside and the Carl G. Washburne Memorial State Park. But, what about a trot on horseback along a similar broad expanse?
The state closed the highway Saturday morning between the Sea Lion Caves and Carl G. Washburne Memorial State Park as the section continued to sink.
CARL G. WASHBURNE MEMORIAL STATE PARK - Harry Moore had just wolfed down a granola bar and split his search party into two groups of three, one to work the east side of Highway 101 and one for the west side.
The juvenile gray whale appears to be "freshly dead," said Jim Rice, coordinator of the Marine Mammal Stranding Network, who was on his way to the beach at Carl G. Washburne Memorial State Park Thursday afternoon for a closer look.
"Knowing the history gives us an opportunity to give (visitors) more of the story," said Debra Edwards, a park ranger at Carl G. Washburne Memorial State Park. "The more they know, they may appreciate (a park) more and want to help preserve it."