Fort Stevens State Park, Astoria

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Visit the historical military installations and enjoy the outdoors at . Located at the mouth of Columbia River, the fort played a key coastal defensive role from the Civil War to World War II. You can explore the fort, the abandoned coastal batteries, and the local military museum. Additionally, the park is designed for hiking, biking, and horseback riding. Head to its lakes for swimming, canoeing, and fishing. Several facilities are accessible to visitors with disabilities, including a picnic area, restrooms, and warm showers. If you're planning a longer visit, you'll find RV and tent campsites, or you can rent a yurt or a deluxe cabin. Make reservations via telephone. Use our Astoria trip itinerary maker app to add Fort Stevens State Park and other attractions to your Astoria vacation plans.
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  • We spent parts of 2 days on the beaches with our kids. We had significant wind on one of those days, so the wave action was pretty impressive. We did typical beach stuff, but the accessibility and wid...  more »
  • A rather large state park, with great camp sites (full hook-ups) and a lot of history to explore. On our last visit, we were fortunate to be there when one of the groups that reenacts how things were ...  more »
  • Whether you are wanting to camp, nature walk, stroll the beach or check-out history, Ft Stevens has something for everyone. We did all from our RV and took the bus into town and back. What a great pla...  more »

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Luxury hotels and historical inns offer scenic views over the Columbia River. To experience the surrounding countryside as Lewis and Clark did, consider camping at one of the campsites on the outskirts of town, or rent a cabin near the river's shores.
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