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City of Astoria, Oregon

 

Astoria Column

1 Coxcomb Hill
Parking Fee: $2.00 

http://astoriacolumn.org/

Completed in 1926, the column is a monumental piece of Astoria's history. Located at the top of Coxcomb Hill, the Column stretches upwards 125 feet, with 164 spiral steps to reach the viewing deck. Being a destination for visitors and locals alike, views from the Column are breathtaking, and like none other on the Oregon Coast; Pacific Ocean to the West and Columbia River to the North

Astoria Column Amenities/ Activities:

  • Concessions 
  • Disabled access restroom
  • Gift shop
  • Historical site 
  • Natural area
  • Parking
  • Public restrooms
  • Biking/hiking/walking trails 
  • Visitor attraction 
  • Wedding site (reservations required) 

Astor Column Park Amenities/ Activities:
2193 Coxcomb Hill Rd

  • Disabled access picnic area
  • Disabled access restroom
  • Gift shop
  • Historical site 
  • Natural area
  • Paved and unpaved paths 
  • Picnic site (reservations required) 
  • Picnic tables 
  • Public restrooms
  • Biking/hiking/walking trails 
  • Visitor attraction 
  • Wedding site (reservations required) 

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Employee
of the
Month


Winde began working as a clerk for the Astoria Recreation Center back in February, as a “way to be active in (her) community and meet people.” Winde is always willing to go above and beyond, and has assisted the department with many projects since the beginning of her tenure. Winde now acts as a shared employee between the Recreation Center and the Aquatic Center. She is originally from Virginia Beach, Virginia, is the wife of a member in the Coast Guard, and has two daughters; one in college and one senior at Seaside High.

 

Park Partner of the Month

 

Vanessa Bish has been volunteering at Port of Play since 2010!  She visits our facility 3 days a week to help clean and organize, and rarely misses a day with us.  Vanessa is a life-long resident of Astoria. She plays the piano and is a music enthusiast, specifically when it comes to the Brownsmead Flats.  She is happy helping out at Port of Play, and her family has stated that volunteering with us is truly “highlight of her life”.

 
 
 

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