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Nehalem Bay State Park

34600 Gary St, Nehalem, OR
+1 800-551-6949
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Lots of campsites, hear the ocean.

A short hike over the dune is all it takes to get to the ocean when camping here. This campground... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve C
Vancouver, Washington, United States
via mobile
Consistently good stays in this park

we've RV camped in this park several times over the last few years. It is always clean, the staff... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Martha J
Aurora, Oregon
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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34600 Gary St, Nehalem, OR
+1 800-551-6949
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A short hike over the dune is all it takes to get to the ocean when camping here. This campground has great biking trails and a long beach to stroll or run on. Well maintained bathrooms and wide roads work for all types of vehicles....More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 1 week ago

we've RV camped in this park several times over the last few years. It is always clean, the staff courteous and the access to beach unbelievably easy. plenty of sites to choose from, Yurts to tent camping. They even have a junior ranger type program...More

Thank Martha J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful state park with paved, level sites. We have a 40 ft 5th wheel and were able to fit into site A41 with no trouble. The sites along this stretch of the A loop seemed to have a little more room around them than sites...More

1  Thank ketah777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small loops with generous camping spots. Walk to the beach, and you can hear the waves crashing from our site. First time won't be our last.

1  Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Love this campground! The sites along the beach side are the best. Easy access to the beach. Clean facilities. Close to cute quaint Manzanita!

1  Thank Jenam1
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I would happily return to this park to camp again. The staff and volunteers keep the park and facilities, including showers and restroom facilities well maintained. A short walk to the beach from the B Loop, but with dunes to climb to get there -...More

2  Thank Lori K
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We booked our stay, last minute and weren't sure what to expect. Although the sites lacked privacy, you could hear the ocean from them. Just a short walk from the campsite over the dunes was the most amazing beach we could hope for. Not anywhere...More

2  Thank Zoe F
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We were happy with our stay. Unique sites that we felt were secluded given the landscape, clean bathrooms, amazing location. Close to other beaches that are fun to explore as well. We were there two nights had to switch sites because we didn't reserve enough...More

1  Thank J S
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We have stayed at a number of state park campgrounds over the years and this is one of the better ones. Although we often tent, this time we stayed in a yurt. Unlike, and much better than yurts at other state parks, the yurts at...More

Thank jiminalaska2010
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Did a reunion with 100 people here and it worked out great. The meeting hall can be rented it has lots of picnic space and you have it from 9 to 8 on the day you rent it for... if doing again I would try...More

3  Thank Blueberry79
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Questions & Answers
7 September 2017|
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Response from Lori K | Reviewed this property |
There's a place called Wheeler Marina in the town that appears to rent boats and kayaks. Probably about a15-20 min drive from the state park.
7 September 2017|
Response from Professor35 | Reviewed this property |
Look at the map of the park. A loop is closed to the beach.
Tam D
22 August 2017|
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Response from Professor35 | Reviewed this property |