- This park was one of the first parcels donated as park land to the Oregon Highway Commission in 1922. One of the few rest stops along Highway 30, you'll find a restroom, monument and wondrous Douglas fir forest overlooking the Columbia River.
Vital stats: There is no fee to use this park. For information, call 1-800-551-6949.
Recreation - Bradley offers picnicking, viewing scenery, viewing nature, and viewing an historic site.
Climate - The Oregon coast receives abundant rainfall, mostly between October and April. July and August bring the best chance for clear days. Summer temperatures are normally moderate and almost never hot. Winter temperatures are normally cool at the lower elevations and cold at the higher elevations. Although snow is possible in the lowest elevations, it is infrequent and does not stay on the ground for long.
Bradley State Scenic Viewpoint is located in the North Coast Region, off US Highway 30, 22 miles east of Astoria.