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Bob Straub State Park

Pacific Avenue, Pacific City, OR
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Out of the way

It's a nice little Park and out of the way, easy beach access. Easy parking and a restroom. BTW... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2014
Awesome Beauty!

Words escape to describe how beautiful the ocean view is here. The sand dunes and stretch of this... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2014
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“sand dunes” (5 reviews)
“haystack rock” (6 reviews)
Pacific Avenue, Pacific City, OR
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Reviewed 18 September 2014

It's a nice little Park and out of the way, easy beach access. Easy parking and a restroom. BTW, Bob Straub was a Governor of Oregon.

Thank Winngrip
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Words escape to describe how beautiful the ocean view is here. The sand dunes and stretch of this amazing beach is breathtaking. I just lied in the sun and took in the warm caress of the sun. Do yourself a favor and escape to This...More

Thank feltisjs
Reviewed 9 February 2014

One of our favorite places on the entire coast! Simply beautiful with gorgeous sunsets and always something to see and do! One can spend day after day here and never bore of the sights and smells-- and there's good food and a gourmet espresso right...More

Thank JGoza2007
Reviewed 12 August 2013

This was a beautiful spot. Quiet clean dunes to walk over and an uncrowded walk on the beach. I wish we could have stayed longer.

Thank wynrigg
Reviewed 21 May 2013

Bob Strub state park is almost a square mile of gorgeous wildlife trees shrubs the most beautiful views on the Oregon coast with hay stack rock in the backgound. I highly recommend taking a horseback ride on the beach and also on the dunes at...More

2  Thank HappyHorseMan2
Reviewed 20 January 2013

nice wide walking beach. Good beachcombing. Restroom facilities. Unless hotels and restaurants, you really can't mess up what nature provides.

Thank oregonoma4
Reviewed 28 December 2012

Enjoy a great walk on the beach an enjoy the Nestucca River Bay The sunsets a very beautiful. The mouth of the Nestucca River is great for crabbing

2  Thank Everett l
Reviewed 20 September 2012

Bob Straub State Park is tucked away a few miles off Highway 101 so does not get nearly the number of visitors as some other SPs. There are restrooms but not much else here. We visited on a pleasant fall afternoon and parked in the...More

3  Thank half-Brit
Reviewed 3 September 2012

This park is one of our favorite places to go on the coast. Even on a holiday weekend you can find spots to be isolated and alone. The beach is wide and you can walk for a long long time in either direction. Few people,...More

4  Thank pkrissel
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Jan B
6 February 2016|
Response from William W | Reviewed this property |
Sorrry, we were riding horses. I have no idea about snow boards. Try contacting the Oregon State Parks Office: Phone: 800-551-6949 Reservations: 800-452-5687 Information: 800-551-6949 Fax: 503-986-0794