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Address: Indian Beach Trailhead, Seaside, OR
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Great hike!

Great little hike with awesome views of the ocean. Trail is very good but can get a little muddy in places...especially if rain has been recent.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Great little hike with awesome views of the ocean. Trail is very good but can get a little muddy in places...especially if rain has been recent.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

yes, it could have been very good, but... I set out a couple of days after wet weather and it was super muddy, slippery, dangerous. So, covered in said mud, I turned around after an hour - with regret, but to stay safe as I was hiking by myself.

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Riverton, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Started the hike at Indian Beach trailhead. Moderate hike through a beautiful forest. Several lookout areas along the trail to get some great photos. One of the nicest hikes we have done.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Went to run it but the footing was difficult for running but good for hiking, through forest, good views here and there. Fair amount of climbing and expect mud if any recent rain. Enjoyed it for sure once I gave up the idea of running consistently

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

My husband surfed while I hiked this trail with our dog. I started from Cannon Beach (Indian Beach at Ecola state park) - one day just went to first lookout past hiker's camp, the other day went further. Trail pretty muddy as you get closer to Seaside - but beautiful views and not too crowded!

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Portland, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We hiked part of the way looking for the overlook to see the ocean but never found it so we turned back. It was rainy and muddy, not a pleasant day to hike outside.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I loved this hike. It is strenuous, suuuuuper muddy and awesome. I took my 7, 9 and 15 year old sons and it was great. My kids are good hikers though, and I probably wouldn't advise this for most younger kids. It's been a couple years, but we went during a lengthy hot/dry spell in August and the trail was... More 

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Plano, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

What a contrast in a delightful way to the really really cheesy tacky east coast tourist grabs of seaside. You need good boots a camera and eyes wide open to real beauty you will really enjoy this

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Unbelievable! But be prepared for an uphill hike until you get to the top....and yes, can be slippery--good traction soles and don't forget the camera. Spend the day at Indian beach or continue on to the next section of trail which takes you down to Crescent Beach.....

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Portland metro area
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Hiked after a night of rain, beautiful but also very slippery. Be sure to wear shoes with really good traction and bring a walking stick. And a camera.

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Address: Address: Indian Beach Trailhead, Seaside, OR
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Seaside

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