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Cape Perpetua Scenic Area

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Address: 2400 Highway 101 N, Yachats, OR 97498-9424
Phone Number: (541) 547-3289
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Beautiful Scenery

Stunning scenery. Especially liked the Hecata Head Lighthouse area and the Devil's Churn. Take your time driving and stop often at the overlooks to appreciate. We also saw whales!

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Germantown, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stunning scenery. Especially liked the Hecata Head Lighthouse area and the Devil's Churn. Take your time driving and stop often at the overlooks to appreciate. We also saw whales!

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MONROE
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

There is so much to see here! Devil's Churn , Tidal Pools , Thor's Well , Spouting Horn. And that is just on the Ocean beach area (We saw a giant squid, washed onto the beach a d reported to ranger what immediately went to verify, venture up to the bluff area to see magnificent views!

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Prescott, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This great place has several attractions including the highest point which has trails and viewing areas to see the coastal scenery. Down at the bottom are trails adjacent to and leading into areas where you can see the craggy coast and get up close and personal with the pounding surf. The scenery is some of the best that the Oregon... More 

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Athens, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Really good interpretive center, good hikes, and great view. If you are visiting the Central Oregon Coast, you definitely need to add this to your agenda. You can hike or drive to the top.

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Bloomington, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We hiked down to the Devil's Churn. It was thrilling to watch the waves as the tide came in. The trail down is steep but well maintained. Parking was limited. We had to return twice before we could find a spot.

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California Desert, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful place to hike and visit. Hiking for all levels and experience. The stone cabin is a must see. The Amanda Trail from the town of Yachats up to Cape Perpetua is definitely an incredible hike.

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Oregon Coast, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

There are several reasons to drive to the Yachats area of the Oregon Central Coast. First is the charming small town of Yachats, second is the Visitor Center at Cape Perpetua State Park and the third is the drive and hiking trails at the top of the headland. Together they make the trip well worth the time.

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Thank Steve R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful views that you can either drive or hike too. We have 2 kids under 5 years old and there was easy and flat hiking for there. The views were amazing even for a semi-foggy day. Would definitely return to do the more advanced or longer hikes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Cape Perpetua Scenic Area is amazing! So pretty and lots of turnouts so you can stop a lot. The spouts and blow holes are awesome and really easy to get to.

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Thank Victoria W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed a pretty 5 mile hike one day and got lots of great pictures...next day hiked down instead of up, to enjoy the beach views. This was our second trip to the area and will come back.

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