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The fin of the whale

We had problems to find the Bazalgette the Whale at Whale Park. We knew it was close to a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
Volunteer maintained small strip of grass by 101.

A mound of grass, a metal whale tale, and a piped spout that sprays quite often. Definitely worth... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
coopers1011
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Bend, Oregon
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Highway 101 and Prospect Avenue, Yachats, OR 97498
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had problems to find the Bazalgette the Whale at Whale Park. We knew it was close to a hotel. We eventually found it. It was made of metal with a fin of a whale. The fun of it all, was to find the Bazalgette...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2018

A mound of grass, a metal whale tale, and a piped spout that sprays quite often. Definitely worth looking at as you drive by on 101. It is on North side of 101, at the South end of commercial district but before the bridge.

Thank coopers1011
Reviewed 24 June 2018

There isn't much to see. The park is super small and right along the highway, but it is cute. The first time the spout goes will be a surprise.

Thank eliz375
Reviewed 16 June 2018

It's not so much a park. Instead, it's the front lawn of the lovely Ocean Cove Inn. But it's a great public art installation, with a surprise every minute...

Thank Eric_83702
Reviewed 10 January 2018

It's a patch of lawn in front of the Ocean Cove Inn. It has a whale tail sculpture. There's supposed to be a spout of water but I never saw it. Cute idea but...

1  Thank lisaandersonma
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We like to stroll through Yachats and often come of the whale...great peice of locla color, near one of the favorite hardware stores on the coast...everything you need but might have forgot...cute kids river shoes.

1  Thank Ryan C
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We enjoyed watching the intermittent mist shooting into the air to simulate a whale spouting, as we dined nearby in the heart of Yachats.

1  Thank R5216ESlindac
Reviewed 16 June 2016

This park is located along side HWY 101 in Yachats. It is in actuality a sculpture of a whale. The park is designed as the back of a whale with a set of flukes on the south end and a nozzle in the ground that...More

1  Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 16 March 2016

It is always fun to watch the "whale" spout! I love it enough to wait for spout after spout. He was on vacation for the winter when we were there in March but will be back come spring.

1  Thank Widlfire
Reviewed 14 February 2016

I don't know where you'll find another little park with a whale sculpture quite like this one! Just north of the Yachats River, on the east side of Hwy 101, you'll find tiny Whale Park. Don't blink or you really will miss it... Whale Park...More

3  Thank half-Brit
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