Harris Beach State Park

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Harris Beach State Park

Location:Off US 101, north of Brookings.
Facilities:36 full hookup campsites(é), 50 electrical hookup campsites, 63 tent campsites, 6 yurts, hiker/biker camp, showers, restrooms (é), picnic area, beach access, walking trail.
Activities:Camping, boating, fishing, swimming, hiking, interpretive tours.
Special Features:Park boasts the largest island off the Oregon coast: Bird Island is a National Wildlife Sanctuary and breeding site for such rare birds at the tufted puffin.
Address:1655 Hwy 101 N
Brookings, OR 97415

Web: www.oregonstateparks.org/park_79.php
Size: 174 acres.

See other parks in Oregon.
Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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Once I got there, all I wanted to do was find a place to crash, so we stopped to camp at Harris Beach State Park, just north of the coastal town of Brookings.
Harris Beach State Park rests within the Brookings city limits.
If we only knew: Camping at Harris Beach State Park meant sleeping near U.S.
And in Curry County, after two people who'd been staying at Harris Beach State Park said they didn't hear the sirens that went off there at around 4 a.m., emergency officials decided to run their sirens again, just after 11 a.m.
For information, call Harris Beach State Park; (541) 469-0224.
In nearby Pistol River, a brother and sister who'd been camping at Harris Beach State Park were swept out to sea as they walked the beach, unaware of the coastwide tsunami warning issued because they didn't hear sirens, said Curry County Emergency Services Coordinator Don Kendall.
Harris Beach State Park (Brookings) - The park boasts Bird Island (also called Goat Island), the largest island off the Oregon Coast and a National Wildlife Sanctuary for such rare birds as the tufted puffin.
A fifth of the samples taken at Harris Beach State Park near Brookings exceeded the standard, the highest rate in Oregon.
We found yurts available due to last-minute cancellations at Harris Beach State Park near Brookings, at Sunset Bay State Park near Charleston and at Cape Lookout just north of Tillamook.
at 26 sites, stretching from Ecola State Park south to Harris Beach State Park. Last year, more than 2,000 whales passed by the Oregon Coast as they headed from Alaska to the warm waters of Mexico.
Yup, in a state first, the state Parks and Recreation Department plans to sign a contract with the Oregon Travel Information Network this week to install wireless Internet systems in two campgrounds: Valley of the Rogue State Park near Grants Pass and Harris Beach State Park near Brookings.

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