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Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area

#2 of 12 things to do in Reedsport Features Animals
48819 State Hwy. 38 Reedsport, OR 97467, Reedsport, OR
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We saw elk!

We drove by in coincidence on our way to Roseburg and we saw a hige quantity of elk (100+). It was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stefan B
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Dallas, Texas
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Pretty much guaranteed to see Elk

My review of this may be some what tainted because while they are unconfined it is almost like... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
xrayjones
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Albany, Oregon
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48819 State Hwy. 38 Reedsport, OR 97467, Reedsport, OR
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove by in coincidence on our way to Roseburg and we saw a hige quantity of elk (100+). It was absolutely amazing.

Thank Stefan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My review of this may be some what tainted because while they are unconfined it is almost like seeing them in a Nature park or similar. However kind of neat to be able to see the Elk that are there..It is also a nice little...More

Thank xrayjones
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saw 100 elk in mountain flats amazing. They were just grazing 100 yards away seemed comfortable with humans being near a great experience.

Thank Herbert B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Got a few good pictures of some bull elk. There was a large group of females and little ones. Plenty of parking with pit potties.

Thank 548sandy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I saw more elk jere in one location then I have in my entire life. They get pretty close to the road and there are little birds that sit on their behinds. It's so cute!

Thank anastasias379
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Hard to say much.... no elk. It was thriple digits. It has a nice area to picnic. With vault toliets. Benches are set out in viewing areas also.

Thank Diane F
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Its a real treat to see the herds grazing, roaming and over all enjoying the day in the perfectly situated viewing area. You can get close for some nice photo ops yet the boundaries give the wild life enough space to be at one with...More

Thank Adnana_Mendieta
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Very good place to see Roosevelt Elk. We took the detour up 38 from Reedsport. At first we went to the viewing areas and saw zip. But up a little further we saw maybe a dozen or so elk winding their way through the high...More

Thank Charlie J
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped by on the way to the I-5. Glad we did! Saw over 100 elk in the distance laying in the field . Wow what an amazing experience especially coming from southern California where there are no wild animals !

Thank John S
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Soooooo awesome. Stopped in the rain en route to the coast and it was pretty dang special to see the elk feeding in the meadows. Very well set up viewing area and separate locations to view them. What a magnificent animal...saw cows and bulls and...More

Thank Thomas A
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