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Cape Perpetua Scenic Area

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Address: 2400 Highway 101, Yachats, OR 97333
Phone Number: (541) 547-3289
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Even in winter!

Perpetua could very well refer to the near-constant pounding of the surf, and the gorgeous waves and spray that pile up here. Even in winter this is an astounding area.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Brownsville, OR
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Brownsville, OR
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57 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Perpetua could very well refer to the near-constant pounding of the surf, and the gorgeous waves and spray that pile up here. Even in winter this is an astounding area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This spot is one of my favorite places for the dramatic. Easy paths to walk down to the water. Great for dramatic photo shots.

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Thank Gerald B
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This makes a nice respite from the rain and wind. Excellent view, knowledgable staff and relaxing atmosphere ! Best place to whale watch! They provide binoculars and a telescope. Do not miss spouting horn and Thors well in the lower parking lot off the highway.

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Thank Tammy H
Gates, Oregon
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24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the best Oregon Coast locations to visit. The Cape Perpetua blow hole is awesome. The coast in this area is rugged and beautiful

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Thank Rick C
Turner, Oregon
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is by far my favorite part of the Oregon Coast. We always stop here when we are at the coast. We always will.

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Thank Jamie E
Salem, Oregon
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the most spectacular areas of the Oregon coast! Plan to spend at least 2 hours, here. There is the drive up to the top of the Cape. Make sure you take the short loop walk to the stone overlook. Go to the visitor center for more beautiful views, hikes, and information. If you have time to... More 

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Phoenix
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The entire Cape Perpetua area is one of the most beautiful spots on the entire Oregon coast. From Devil's Churn to Cooks Chasm, it is spectacular.

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Quezon City, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great fun, easy to moderate hike. The views are AMAZING! On one side you get an attraction that spouts water jets, another one is a well that seems to suck in water, and another one that feels like an elongated pool. Good for checking out tide pools too. Do watch your step, some of the edges are jagged. Especially around... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cape Perpetua is one of many stops on the Oregon coast but is especially scenic and good for some beach combing, just watching the waves, or staring at the lights of fishing boats off shore. Learn some local history while you enjoy the views. The Cape Perpetua Visitors Center is a great place for whale watching and learning about the... More 

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Minnesota
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You have to walk over mollusk covered rocks to get down to the sandy beach, which can be difficult and not recommended for elderly, and make sure you hold on to the hands of your little ones. Great place to explore the tide pools!

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