Brookings Oregon and the Chetco River a small seaport town is located just 7 miles north of the California / Oregon boarder. With a combined population of about 7500 year around residence in the a jointing towns of Brookings / Harbor Oregon, the area’s population does soar during the summer months as it has a very pleasant summer climate that draws those wishing to escape the high summer temperatures found inland to a more pleasant and relaxing atmosphere. Numerous RV Parks and restaurants are found here as well as good shopping for a small coastal town.
Harris Beach State Park on the north end of Brookings draws many visitors year around to view the ocean and walk the beautiful beaches. Brookings is known as the banana belt of Oregon for its mild climate. Great Ocean fishing thanks to the safest and flattest ocean bar in Oregon. The Chetco River is a jewel to fish for King Salmon & Steelhead Nov. through March.