Muriel O. Ponsler Memorial State Scenic Viewpoint

Hwy 101 16 miles (26 km) north of Florence
Florence, OR 97439

541-547-3416

The area was given to the state in 1938 by J. C. Ponsler in memory of his wife, Muriel. Initial developments for day use were made by the Civilian Conservation Corps under auspices of the federal and state governments during the Depression.

Acreage: 2

Picnicking with whale watching, beachcombing and a view of the beach. There are approximately five miles of sandy beach with China Creek to the south of the park. J.C Ponsler donated the land in 1938 in memory of his wife, Muriel.

Major Features & Activities:

Picnicking
Beach Access
Fishing

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