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Devil's Churn

Siuslaw National Forest, Yachats, OR
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Worth the Short Hike

Devil's Churn is a short hike from the parking lot. You will need to go out on the rocks of the... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2016
Jerry T
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Yorba Linda, CA
Amazing Natural feature

Be sure to stop by the Devil's Churn while in the area. The roaring surf and swirling waters are... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2016
Daria D
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Tidal Pools along Oregon Coast Highway
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lava rock” (5 reviews)
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Siuslaw National Forest, Yachats, OR
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

Devil's Churn is a short hike from the parking lot. You will need to go out on the rocks of the tide pools for a close up view, however it is not difficult. Best to wear tennis shoes as the rocks can be slippery at...More

Thank Jerry T
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Be sure to stop by the Devil's Churn while in the area. The roaring surf and swirling waters are something to behold.

Thank Daria D
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Worth a pit-stop just to watch the majesty of the ocean waves pound the Devil's Churn, surrounded by beautiful scenery with plenty of trials if you are feeling energetic.

Thank TeamWard
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Beautiful location, great to walk on rocks at low tide. Many interesting things to discover here. Great spot for wildlife watching

Thank 527Jill
Reviewed 16 August 2016

You have to get down into the action for this! Go during low tide and spend hours in the tide pools looking at sea life. Take extreme caution - this is no joke! Remember to never turn your back to the ocean, don't get close...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 14 August 2016

This is an incredible experience. You do want to check the tides and make sure to go at high tide so that you can get the full effect! A must do/stop on your Oregon Coastal Tour!

Thank Marcia C
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Very dramatic view of the ocean at work s it carves its way into the coastline. The power and majesty exhibited here is breathtaking. Highly recommend.

Thank Jude3147
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Beautiful, can't say enough about the view. Breath taking!! Try to go at high tide, so you really get good splashes.

Thank patriciatD5818OP
Reviewed 7 August 2016

If you are looking for spectacular, amazing scenery that is ever changing, go to Devil's Churn. You can observe from afar or if more adventurous you can get very close to watch the majesty of the sea and landscape in this dance called Devil's Churn....More

Thank annt575
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I have been going to Devil's Churn since the 60's. I have crossed over the churn at the back and gone to the other side. The tidepools and display of ocean life and the might of the ocean are really displayed at all times. As...More

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Linda F
how do I get to Devil's Churn?
25 February 2016|
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Response from Brenda O | Reviewed this property |
I followed the GPS from Yachats, Oregon. Be sure to visit Yachats.
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Myra V
I would like a tide chart for August
20 August 2015|
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Response from Colin J | Reviewed this property |
Google Yachats tide conditions 2015. It's also worth noting that other weather conditions such as swell, storm etc will have an effect on your experience so watch the weather forecast for the area.
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Myra V
I would like a tide chart for August
20 August 2015|
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Response from Cina_Brian_Mia | Reviewed this property |
Google, "Tide Charts for Yachts, OR."
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