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#29 of 54 state parks in Oregon

Best trails in South Beach State Park

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Explore the most popular trails in South Beach State Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

South Beach State Park is located in Newport and features several beautiful miles of coastline. The Jetty Trail and Educational Trail are two of the more popular trails for visiting hikers and runners. You can also kayak along Beaver Creek on a guided tour from the visitor's center. The park also features a campground and yurts available for rent. For those simply looking to relax and enjoy some time in nature, there is a playground, picnic areas, horse-shoe pits, and a disc golf course.

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Map of trails in South Beach State Park
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541-867-4715
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Top trails (4)
#1 - Mike Miller Educational Trail
South Beach State Park
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Length: 0.9 mi • Est. 21 m
A well maintained woodland nature trail is the main attraction of this park. There are bridges, observation decks, and benches along the trail to sit and listen to bird calls, watch small animals, andShow more
#2 - South Jetty Trail
South Beach State Park
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 47 m
Adjacent to South Beach State Park, South Jetty offers horse access to the beach, fishing, clamming, surfing, scuba diving and (for the advanced) windsurfing when conditions permit. Easy walking, bikShow more
#3 - Old Jetty Trail
South Beach State Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 52 m
A fun walk in a State Park beach where you can find some cool wildlife and see a great Pacific Sunset.Show more
#4 - Cooper Ridge Nature Trail
South Beach State Park
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 55 m
Cooper Ridge Nature Trail is a 2.2 mile loop trail located near South Beach, Oregon that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkiShow more