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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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Amazing views of the ocean & boulders

Loved walking around the park and taking in the beauty of the ocean with boulders. Fantastic way to spend several hours with a nice picnic.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Brewster, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Loved walking around the park and taking in the beauty of the ocean with boulders. Fantastic way to spend several hours with a nice picnic.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

It was a long trip up to the trail. Also, be sure to bring your park pass if you have one. Otherwise, it'll cost $5 to park and walk the trails. This is a fun place to walk around, as the views are beautiful. You can get a great view of the ocean, blowholes, and the Oregon Coast scenery -... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Lots of things to see and do, from hiking to tidepools and a little bit of beach here and there too. I enjoyed a good couple of miles of pathed trail hiking enjoyed the tidepools and waves crashing all over the rocks, a day well spent.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We hiked the cooks ridge/gwynn creek trail from the visitors center. It's 6.5 miles of beautifully maintained trail, gentle grades up and down, lovely lush forest and ocean views (especially the last mile where the trail parallels the ocean). This loop hike was so refreshing and peaceful. We saw very few people and heard nothing but wind in the trees,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Thor's Well....most amazing thing ever and also the spout. Quick walk down to the viewing area and we were there at high tide. This is a take 300 pictures on your camera kind of spot. You must go!

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Lakeland, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

This area is absolutely amazing. Able to hike up to a 500 year old spruce on an easy-moderate difficult trail and then hike down to the beach and watch the waves crash into the spouting horn and devil's churn. You can hike around the rocks at each of these places but be careful at high tide because the waves are... More 

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Lots of vegetation, very quiet, not many people are on the trail. Nice visitor center, and the staff are friendly and helpful.

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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

I had listened to others as they raved about the Oregon coast. A visit to this area confirms their opinions and leaves me wanting to return again one day.

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Pensacola Beach, Florida, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

We stayed in Yachats just to be able to spend some time watching this beautiful part of the coast. Rugged and wonderful.

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portland, oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Excellent visitors center and many great trails. If you are there around high tide, you MUST check out Thors Well and the Spouting horn (basically same spot). Fairly easy hike though it is hilly. You are either going up or down but it's not far. The beach there is full of tide pools, beautiful sandy beaches and very scenic.

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Address: 2400 Highway 101, Yachats, OR 97333
Phone Number: (541) 547-3289
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Yachats

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