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Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area

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Address: US Highway 101, Otter Crest Loop, Newport, OR 97369
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Must stop as you travel the coastal highway in Oregon. Spectacular view of the ocean and overlook of the Bowl. It was raining the day we visited, but worth getting out of the van... read more

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Interesting to see but not a place in which to spend a lot of time. Beautiful view, though, especially I would imagine on a clear evening.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Must stop as you travel the coastal highway in Oregon. Spectacular view of the ocean and overlook of the Bowl. It was raining the day we visited, but worth getting out of the van and taking in the view. I didn't have a rain hood for my camera (my bad) so I didn't get some pictures I would have liked.... More 

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When we stopped here the tide was out so we did not see the punch bowl fill like some of the postcards and pictures show. We got out and stretched our legs and took a short walk along the bluff where we could look over into the punch bowl area. There are chain link fences so the area is secure... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had visited the Devil's Punchbowl as a family when our kids were in their early teens. Our young adult daughter insisted upon another coastal jaunt from Corvallis while visiting old friends just to see the Devil's Punchbowl again. Part of the charm the first time around was hitting it at low tide and walking down into it and through... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must stop on the Oregon coast. It is spectacular no matter the weather. During storms it is especially dramatic. Good photos assured.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Devil's Punchbowl late afternoon but didn't have time to wait the sunset. Definitely great views and beautiful rock formations.

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Bellingham, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't say enough about this spectacular Oregon Coast attraction. Don't miss this stop and for added beauty and breathtaking views, try to visit during sunrise. Incredible!

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Sublimity, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are native Oregonians and our family loves to stop by The Devil's Punch Bowl simply because it is different every time. There is very little parking, and Mo's, an Oregon favorite, is sometimes open and sometimes not. There is really nothing to do there other than check out the super cool bowl.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

One of the more awesome rock formations we saw during our trip to the Oregon coast for a photo expedition. You can view the punch bowl from above at the overlook. Plenty of parking and a short, level walk to the viewing spot. It is a little tougher if want to get up close and personal. You need to time... More 

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Salem, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Showing off this great landscape is easy. You can never overstate it. This place is a must see. You will find yourself stopping near a place with nice wine a place with a great gift shop. There is plenty of good food nearby

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