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Battery Russell, Warrenton

#13 of 14 in Historic Sites in Oregon Coast
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  • Old concrete gun emplacement defending the mouth of the Columbia River. It is interesting to wander around inside and on top of it. While here also visit The Peter Iredale shipwreck (about 1 mile) and...  more »
  • Tucked away, it can be easy to miss if your not watching for the signs. Well preserved. I love going to haunted locations to experience for myself, and I can attest... this location is haunted. I was ...  more »
  • We were driving in the park when we saw the sign for Battery Russell. We stopped and walked around. There were some interpretive signs to read and we climbed up on the cement structure.  more »
  • LOVED taking my daughter and dogs we all had a blast great family outing
  • Neat historical site, with some interesting stories. Definitely worth checking out if you are into war history.
  • Beautiful piece of area WW2 history and a great place to check out. Well worth the walk all the way up the hill
  • An interesting, albeit relatively small historical site. Worth a one hour stop. Some of the rear rooms are pretty dark, so bringing a flashlight could be helpful. Very little infrastructure other than concrete remains.
  • Right near the beach, great trails and excellent mushroom foraging all in one area. Park ranger guided mushroom hunt began here

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