Located at the intersection of East Madison and South Spruce
street, James Madison city park is hiddem away in the presidential
streets south of downtown Cannon Beach. This small, triangular-shaped
park includes several picinic tables, and sometimes a few elk.
a winter's rain this park can be a little soggy. But, during the
summer it is a wonderful get-away for a family picinic. It provides
a comfortable place to eat along with room for small kids to run
This is also a good location for reading, but plan on bringing
your own folding lounge chair. You can read at one of the picinic
tables, but after awhile the bench begins to feel hard.
Thre will be some foot and vehicle traffic passing the park on
Spruce street. The speed limit of 10 mph seems to be understood
as just a suggestion by many drivers, but still the traffic is
This park is shady, so a jacket may be welcome even on a warm
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