Walks: Brookings

Walks in Brookings, Oregon

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Crissey Field State Recreation Site

Just north of the state line shared with California you’ll find the state park hosting Oregon’s welcome center, Crissey Field State Recreation Site. The park name chronicles ownership and the usage of the land.  Crissey is the surname of one William L., who owned the… 

Azalea Park

“Gardening” for my husband and me consists of identifying a struggling plant, chopping it back to a nub, and letting it have its “do or die” moment.  We live in Oregon, where vegetation thrives, so this brute-force approach to plant care is usually successful. Fortunately… 

Chetco River South Jetty

The Chetco River South Jetty was our go-to spot during a spring camping trip to Brookings.   Before or after nearly every outing to other scenic venues, my husband and I found ourselves parking adjacent the walkway and Sporthaven Beach. Accompanied by snacks, take-out seafood grabbed… 

Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic...

A plaque at House Rock in Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor, a 12-mile span of gorgeous southern Oregon coastal wonders, explains why a state park bears the name of this notable man (1874 to 1953): Samuel H. Boardman, first superintendent of Oregon State Parks,… 

Samuel H. Boardman Whaleshead Beach

Whaleshead Beach is one of many picturesque stops in Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor. A picnic area with a view and a somewhat gradual descent to the beach, coupled with its namesake notable seastack, makes it mention-worthy on 100 Steps. It is not among… 

Brookings Harbor Boardwalk

I recall waking to an odd sound in the early hours of March 11, 2011. “Is that the Tsunami siren?” Couldn’t be…could it? My husband checked online and found that the Oregon coast was on alert, the aftermath from the calamity in Japan. Areas of…