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Address: Highway 101, Cannon Beach, OR 97110

A large stone measuring 235 feet high.

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Oregon Coast Day Trip from Portland: Astoria and Cannon Beach

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Preserves the wild coastal feeling.

Visiting the beach morning, afternoon, evening of nighttime ... you always see something new, and experience that tranquil connectedness with the ocean, nature and the elements.

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Vancouver, BC
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Vancouver, BC
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visiting the beach morning, afternoon, evening of nighttime ... you always see something new, and experience that tranquil connectedness with the ocean, nature and the elements.

Thank curious_georgina
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Tide was out when we arrived and clouds were there you could'nt see the lighthouse Was awesome to see when the clouds lifted we could see the lighthouse the mountains.

Thank Conwa30
State of Sao Paulo
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a very beautiful spot and great view from several hotels. There are people explaining and guiding us to understand the nature.

Thank RobertaCar
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My husband kept saying we needed to go Cannon Beach and I thought to myself , "who cares about another beach," boy was I wrong! This beach was one of the most beautiful beaches I have ever seen. Haystack Rock was unbelievable and it is a "must see!"

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Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Arguably Haystack Rock is the most scenic spot on the Oregon coast. It's fairly good for tide pooling at low tide, and good for bird watching, especially in summer when several species nest on the rock.

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Sanford, NC
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is one of the many large rock formations that you will see along the Oregon Coast. What makes this unusual and worth a stop and see is that it is easy to approach...at low tide..., and the puffins are there in abundance! Certainly an easy rock to photograph...from all sides except the western side. The best light for capturing... More 

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tried to imagine how these rocks as they are got where they are. At low tide you can walk out to them. Makes for beautiful pictures. We had access to the beach through where we stayed. May be difficult to find open access if not staying at a place along the beach - not sure...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The waves are huge even out far and watching them come in and slam on the rocks is unbelievable. The birds constantly flying around the rock is awesome.

Thank Chloeferg192
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place (particularly in summer) to enjoy the scenic beauty and fascinating tide pools, filled with marine life.

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Washington, DC
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cannon Beach and Haystack Rock are spectacular. Also be sure to visit Ecola State Park for other stunning views.

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