Audrey McCall Beach

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Located on the east side of the Willamette just south of Hawthorne Bridge is a beach named after Audrey McCall (wife of Tom McCall). It has been in the making for several years, ever since HAP and volunteers (and Multnomah County inmate work crews) started removing concrete, glass and debris from the riverbank. Many tons of material have been removed by hand. This natural cove is an easy place to get into the river. You can also enter the water from the dock where kayakers, canoes and standup paddleboards often launch.

*Source: The Human Access Project.