Mile 59

Floras Lake SP, Blacklock Point
Curry County

Latitude: 42.875494873532
Longitude: -124.531209632750
Vehicles:
  • Motor vehicle is allowed from the south side of Blacklock Point (42° 52.2714', Mile 59), southerly to the mouth of the Sixes River (42° 51.3654', Mile 58).
  • Motor vehicle travel is prohibited from the Coos-Curry County line, (42° 57.2628', Mile 89), southerly to the north side of Blacklock Point (42° 52.8000', Mile 60).
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Floras Lake SP, Blacklock Point
Mile 59 Reports (5)

2022

April 8, 2022 - jessejones

Today included a group of 28 Coos and Curry residents, joining an ecological interpretive walk led by Dr Larry Basch. Blacklock Point is proposed as a Marine Conservation Area by the public, to be included in the updated Rocky Habitat Management Plan for the Oregon coast. Dozens of healthy sea stars...read more

March 30, 2022 - alaingamerica

On an interpretive hike led by Jesse Jones, of CoastWatch and Dr Larry Basch of Charleston, Oregon, I observed a pisater ochraceus with what looked to be severe SSWS. I submitted a report to MARINe. Happily, I also saw nearly 100 healthy ochre stars. Larry estimated their ages to be between 2-4...read more

  • Sea Star Wasting Syndrome
  • healthy stars
  • pretty shell
  • Blacklock Point

2019

October 28, 2019 - Bob Ivey

2012

November 26, 2012 - Bob Ivey
Scouted and reconn Cape Blanco on Saturday morning. Wet and windy for most of the day. Little walk on Mile south of Light house. Few fisherman and day trippers on beach. Sunday was beautiful, some mild high clouds and blue skies. I walk airport trail to Blacklock Pt. many big...read more
July 6, 2012 - Bob Ivey
Hiked to Blacklock Point. Several small groups of hikers and backpackers, some with dogs and children. Beautiful, but windy day. Could see up and down coast from bluffs. Surf brown and farther out clear blue green waters. Winds blowing on shore pretty stiff. Shoreline looked unchanged but know it has...read more