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

Phone:541-469-2021
Web: www.oregonstateparks.org/park_79.php
Size: 174 acres.

See other parks in Oregon.
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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.
In addition to best overall beaches, Leatherman has identified the country's Best City Beaches by region: Northeast: Rehoboth Beach, Delaware (the Washingtonian's favorite) Southeast: South Beach, Miami, Florida Gulf: Clearwater Beach, Florida (near Tampa) Southwest: Newport Beach, California (south of Los Angeles) Northwest: Harris Beach State Park, Brookings, Southern Oregon Hawaii: Waikiki Beach, Honolulu, Oahu
If we only knew: Camping at Harris Beach State Park meant sleeping near U.
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.
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.
The 24 sites range from Ecola State Park in Cannon Beach to Harris Beach State Park in Brookings.
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.
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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