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Hammond, Oregon

Fort Stevens State Park

Hammond, Oregon



Hammond, Oregon
Phone: (503) 861-1671

Sites: 508
Recent Rate: $32 7/2016

Latitude: 46.18422
Longitude: -123.95682

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping yes
  • Restrooms (Plumbed) Restrooms (Plumbed) yes
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets no
  • Showers Showers yes
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities no
  • $0.00 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 0.00
  • Dump Station Dump Station yes
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available no
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available yes
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts yes
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter yes
  • RV Wash RV Wash no
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee RV Wash Fee 0.00
  • Corral Corral no
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip no
  • Overflow Parking Overflow Parking yes
Hookups & Connectivity
  • Electric (30 AMP) Electric (30 AMP) yes
  • Electric (50 AMP) Electric (50 AMP) yes
  • Water Water yes
  • Sewer Sewer yes
  • WiFi WiFi no
  • $0.00 WiFi Fee WiFi Fee 0.00
  • Cellular Phone Service Cellular Phone Service no
  • Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup no
  • Phone Phone no
  • Central Modem Central Modem no
Amenities
  • Pets Allowed Pets Allowed yes
  • 0 Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) 0
  • Pool Access Pool Access no
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly yes
  • Playground Playground yes
  • Pet Area Pet Area no
  • Waterfront Waterfront no
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse ?
  • Camp Store Camp Store no
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar no
  • Business Center Business Center ?
  • Group Camping Group Camping yes
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms ?
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen ?
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities ?
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services ?
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) yes
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room ?
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities ?
  • Beach Access Beach Access yes
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp ?
  • Marina Marina ?
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals ?
  • Fishing Fishing ?
  • Golfing Golfing ?
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) yes
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals no
  • Hiking Hiking yes
  • Spa Spa no
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit ?
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball ?
  • Sports Field Sports Field ?
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games no
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment no
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre yes
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf no
  • Billiards Billiards no
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong no
  • Lake Lake ?
  • Pond Pond ?
  • River River ?
  • Creek Creek ?
  • Ocean Ocean ?
  • Water Park Water Park ?
  • Casino Casino ?

Review Details

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103 Reviews

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Review Count: 40
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2016 - $32.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a State Park, and while there is a great deal to see and do here, especially great access to the Pacific Ocean, it can also be crowded. Many people come here to camp; there are separate loops for RV camping. Sites and loops can be a little tight but we had full hookup (no cable and due to trees-no satellite or antenna). The beach here is the main attraction. There is also an $8 vehicle fee, which is added on to your site fee. There are Camp Hosts for every loop, and they are very helpful...even bringing wood bundles by your site to purchase. If a quiet place with ocean views is your thing...this is not the park for you. We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
H14
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Covered Forested
Interior Roads
Tight Turns, Scraping Branches
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

The wreck of the Peter Iredale is still a draw for pictures and just walking on the beach.

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Review Count: 7
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2016 - $29.00
Overall Rating:      

As the previous reviewers said, the camp is clean and woodsy. Our problems stem from the fact that this campground is not big rig friendly. The main roads are too narrow and the sites are not situated to allow easy access to 52 foot sites (our coach is 42'). Also, the adjacent sites had dogs that ran loose, barked incessantly, and were quieted occasionally by their owners yelling louder than the dogs were barking. If you go in early June the mosquitoes are terrible. We have tried this park twice now and we won't be back. We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
N 13
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
No

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Not Convenient

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Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: May, 2016 - $32.00
Overall Rating:      

A huge park with around 600 sites. I had one of the pull-throughs in Loop M. Lots of places for walking the dog. The beach was approximately a one-mile walk, and Coffenbury Lake is also nearby and nice place to walk. Didn't spend as much time outside as I would have liked because the mosquitoes were so thick. Must have been hatch time, so be prepared if you go in May. We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
Loop M
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Covered Forested
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient

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Review Count: 8
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: February, 2016 - $32.00
Overall Rating:      

Campsites are spacious and in-the-woods. Very private. Our 35 foot fifth-wheel fit fine. However, many sites will not easily accommodate larger rigs. Trees are plentiful. So, satellite reception will be iffy. We lucked out and had good reception. Had reservations, but not really needed this time of year, except on weekends and holidays. Loved the miles of walking/biking trails to a lake, ocean beach or historical sites. Great place for kids or just having a relaxing, down time camping. We definitely would camp here again. We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
L-21
Site Surface
Concrete, Dirt, Grass
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady

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Review Count: 8
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: February, 2016 - $32.00
Overall Rating:      

Camped for three nights. Had reservations. However, upon arrival our reserved sight was occupied. Host apologized for the mistake. Informed us to select another sight since there were many available at this time of year. Could have been a problem during a busier time. Majority of camping spots are surrounded by trees. Larger rigs could have problems maneuvering into some of the sights. Getting a satellite read is impossible in many locations. However, we had an opening through the trees which allowed us for a satellite hookup. Great park with numerous walking and biking trails, lake and ocean access. Quiet. Will definitely return, if in the area again. We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
Loop L
Site Surface
Dirt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Covered Forested
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient

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Review Count: 33
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: November, 2015 - $32.00
Overall Rating:      

Absolutely the most scenic State Park we've seen yet. Large sites with lots of trees. Great walking paths, easy 1 mile walk to the beach and shipwreck. Fort Stevens museum was outstanding, the walking tour was very informative too. Everywhere you go, there is more to see, from the Pacific Ocean to the Columbia River. All of the staff, volunteer and paid, were wonderful and very helpful. Satellite and TV reception were very site and weather dependant. Stay a week to see it all. We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Site Surface
Asphalt
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Covered Forested
Tips for other Campers:

In addition to everything to see in the park, don't miss Fort Clatsop, Seaside, the Astoria Column, and especially the Columbia River Maritime Museum.

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Review Count: 2
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: November, 2015 - $30.00
Overall Rating:      

Stayed here many times, during many seasons. (the quoted nightly rate may be slightly off - memory fails) My favorite park by a long-shot. Well-kept. Clean. Even when the park is full to capacity. Rangers take care of even the smallest complaint immediately - and things can go wrong anywhere, be it noisy parties or cold showers. The point is, here at Ft. Stevens things get taken care of. Now. Sites are usually quite spacious, there's lots to explore from beach to historic area to museum. I'm sure it's a great week-end getaway for many, but I personally like to stay for the two weeks allowed! Thanks Fort Stevens! oh, and do try to get a glimpse of the elk! We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Tips for other Campers:

go to the beach. explore the historic area. go to the museum

drive to Warrenton to shop for necessities and more.

drive to Astoria go window shopping. Eat at Bowpicker. Best fish and chips, ever.

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Review Count: 8
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: October, 2015 - $30.00
Overall Rating:      

This is our 2nd stay and we love it even more than the 1st time. Full hookups in the middle of the forest is awesome and the park has so much to offer everyone. Trails everywhere that are accessible to all. We have a big rig and we felt very comfortable getting in and out of the park. An Oregon park jewel! We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
L loop
Site Surface
Asphalt
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady, Covered Forested
Tips for other Campers:

The Astoria Coffeehouse and Bistro was a great place for drinks and food. We went there 3x in 3 days!

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Review Count: 40
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: October, 2015 - $1.00
Overall Rating:      

Stayed 4 nites in early June. Weather drier & warmer than might usu be expected. Nice shaded P/W site. Big dump station on the way out works fine. Close rest/shower room with plenty hot water if you don't mind pushing the button every 2 mins. Lots to do in the area incl Astoria, Seaside, Canon Beach. Even made a day trip to the cheese factory at Tillamook. 3rd time camping here & definitely will return. Do think its strange that have only 1 trash/recycling site for such a big park, but it works OK. We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
E-160
Site Surface
Asphalt
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tips for other Campers:

If you have any VA disability, investigate the Oregon State Parks pass. 5 consecutive days (max 10 per month) free camping. Doesn't include Yurts or cabins & you do have to pay the $8 reservation fee (if you reserve in advance). Doesn't matter where you live, if you have proof of VA disability you're eligible but you have to have the pass when you arrive. See Ore State Parks homepage for info.

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Review Count: 39
States Visited: 16
Helpful Reviews: 4

Date of Stay: September, 2015 - $25.00
Overall Rating:      

This is the most beautiful park we stayed in during our tour of Oregon! Each camping loop is tucked amongst massive pine trees, the sites feel large and secluded. The beach goes for miles; or you can follow the loop road around until you're at the Columbia River. I wish we had stayed longer than a night, there was so much to see and do! We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Truck Camper.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
F 240
Site Surface
Dirt
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Covered Forested
Tips for other Campers:

There are several historical features to visit in this park.

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Review Count: 14
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: September, 2015 - $29.00
Overall Rating:      

We stayed in Loop O which has more non-shaded sites than any of the other loops. Very large campground with paved roads and sites, lots of full hook-ups and with multiple sizes to fit large RV's. Many walking and biking trails to different attractions within the park including being very close to the ocean with miles of beach that can be walked or driven along. The grounds and washrooms are kept very clean. Beautiful location and setting which we would return to. We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
O24
Site Surface
Asphalt
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tips for other Campers:

Nearby Warrenton has a large Fred Meyer, Costco, and other shopping. Astoria has a neat trolley that travels along the pier with a guide giving historical details

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Review Count: 23
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: September, 2015 - $29.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a large park with many sites most full service or water and electric. Most sites were built decades ago so aren't the most modern. Services were all satisfactory and this park has a lot to offer, ocean beaches, lakes, paved trails, historical sites etc. You are allowed to drive on the beach but access is thankfully limited to 4-wheel drive so there is limited traffic. Biggest issue is too many kids on weekends whose parents seem to think the roadways are their personal playground. We plan on returning for a longer visit next year. We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Asphalt
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious, Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tips for other Campers:

Make sure and allow plenty of time to visit the military ruins and take the tours.

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Review Count: 6
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $1.00
Overall Rating:      

Paved streets and campsites. After weekend rain and high winds, camp hosts and rangers worked very long hours recovering w/cleanup efforts. Noticeably vacant spaces due to rainy weather conditions much to our surprise. Burn ban in effect and understandable though campfire would have been nice. Loop I sites found comfortable, some open allowing use of our DISH Tailgater. Sirius radio reception fine, daytime, for short periods. We were actually not outside enjoying this spacious state park. With excellent nearby shopping and no sales tax for purchases meant we spent more $s than in other states. We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
L-28
Site Surface
Dirt
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tips for other Campers:

Costco, Fred Meyers, AT&T, Verizon, Petco, Starbucks, Dutch Bros Coffee, fast food restaurants not far away

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Review Count: 30
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: August, 2015 - $29.00
Overall Rating:      

Ft. Stevens is a great park. We always come down the Oregon Coast on our way back to Arizona at the end of our summer RV trip. We always include the Astoria area and we always stay at Ft. Stevens. The park is quite large and has hundreds of camping sites. Most of the sites are under some large trees and getting satellite signal will be a challenge. The park is beautiful and very well kept. You really can't go wrong here. We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Asphalt
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady

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Review Count: 31
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 15

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $34.00
Overall Rating:      

Price includes a one time online reservation fee of $8. As with every other Oregon state park we stayed in, this one was wonderful. The campground is quiet, very clean, well maintained, and extremely large with over 400 campsites. Even though there are a lot of campsites, the park did not seem overcrowded or closed in. There is a large network of biking and hiking trails that also double as walking areas for your pet. The bathrooms and showers are immaculate and well maintained. It took a minute or two to get the shower temperature just right, but once regulated there was no problem. Our site was very well shaded, but some others are a little more open. Sites are blacktopped and fairly level. Our site had 50 amp service with a sewer hookup. There is no cable or Wifi, but we were able to get about six channels with our antenna and we had a strong signal with Verizon. It was very easy to navigate through the park in out 36' motorhome with easy areas to hookup and unhook our tow. We stayed here three nights and would stay here or in any other Oregon state park again. We camped at Fort Stevens State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
H16
Site Surface
Concrete, Grass
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tips for other Campers:

Ft Stevens and the gun emplacements from WWII are very interesting and worth the time to take a look.

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