Walks: Picnic Area

Walks that feature one or more picnic tables

Looking for a walk that features one or more picnic tables?

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Maritime Memorial Park

Quick! What do these have in common? the longest continuous truss bridge in North America, a set of memorial walls, commercial fishermen and other hardy seafaring folk, clowns, a semi-centennial  celebration. If you answered “Astoria, Oregon,” you’re not wrong.  And “The Columbia River” is a… 

Battery Point Vista Area

Having seen all the lighthouses on the Oregon Coast, it was time to branch out in order to expand my list of illuminated sentinels.  With that goal in mind, a camping trip to Brookings included a day trip over the border to coastal California’s northernmost… 

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… 

Yachats Ocean Road State Natural Site

Winter is the perfect season to watch the rowdy Pacific strut its powerful awesomeness. Storms bring strong winds and turbulent seas for spray-packed ocean shows. While rain is an inherent part of the short days of the year in Oregon, on the Central Coast it… 

Umpqua South Jetty Beach

Douglas County has the largest square mile count of all of Oregon’s coastal counties, yet at roughly 18 linear miles it has the least amount of shoreline. Being at the center of the 40 miles of the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, much of Douglas…