Coquille Myrtle Grove State Natural Site

Near Coos Bay, Oregon, United States

A secluded swimming hole along the Powers Highway has a shaded myrtlewood grove near the parking area and a sandy beach along the Coquille River just a short way down the hill. Bring your innertube and float along with the river's gentle current. No drinking water on site.

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History

The land was given to the state for park purposes by Save the Myrtlewoods, Inc. in 1950. Containing a stand of old Oregon myrtle trees, the tract lies along the south fork of the Coquille River and is occasionally flooded by high water.

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