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This is an old WWII battery placement which was once used for the defense of the mouth of the Columbia River. Kids and adults alike will find great joy in exploring the abandoned tunnels, rooms, and hallways of Battery 247.

Short Hike: Located 0.8 miles from nearest parking lot. You can use the McKenzie Head Trail to get to Battery 247.

Family Friendly: Kids will enjoy the history of the area and find allure in exploring the old gun emplacements.

Gem Type: Historic Site

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Isaac Bozeman

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Aug 26, 2021
Casandrs M
at light house with Jr. an autumn
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James Bonner
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Kyle Hall
nice hike with son
Nov 10, 2017
Isaac Bozeman

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