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Oregon Coast Day Trip: Cannon Beach and Haystack Rock
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A large stone measuring 235 feet high.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“low tide” (551 reviews)
“tide pools” (416 reviews)
“sea life” (177 reviews)
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Highway 101, Cannon Beach, OR 97110
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Reviewed yesterday

This beach is so beautiful, We actually got lucky enough to have a very sunny, blue sky morning to walk the beach!! Beach is very clean. Locals are all super friendly!

Thank patricebarnhill
Reviewed yesterday

Make sure you go check out this amazing site at low tide! My kids, 12 and 8, loved it!!! We saw all sorts of sea life!

Thank BugAlyMama
Reviewed 5 days ago

Long white sandy beach with enormous monolithic rock formations shrouded in fog. Hundreds of seabirds swarm and nest on the rocky islands. After your walk enjoy dinner or a glass of wine in Cannon Beach.

Thank James B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Don't miss this. Put it on your bucket list. Cannon Beach is an amazing little town, a perfect vacation destination.

Thank BC K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a beautiful location. Compared to other beaches we had visited it is a bit more busier with the famous haystack rock. Even with how busy it was the beach remained clean. The location is nearby shops and restaurants.

Thank Klynn47
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rock itself is an interesting landmark well worth locating. If you're not planning on making it a beach trip as well, finding a place to pull over for photos is like the proverbial needle in a haystack. Yet, I think it's worth it!

Thank AsEyeSeizeIt
Reviewed 1 week ago

Haystack Rock was a 10 minute walk on the beach from our hotel. During low tide, you can walk around the rock and explore the tidepools. There were hundreds of anemones.

Thank kitty32655
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are traveling in the late fall or winter, be sure to wear boots - puddles form high up on the beach along the walk. It is an easy walk from the public parking and main street (Hemlock St.).

Thank Lindsay M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've visited in the summer, fall, and winter. Summer is best, but I enjoyed the experience even in the torrential rain of winter and the chilling winds of fall. It's hard to explain in words the feeling of being that close to a beautiful natural...More

Thank 2again
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My brother lives in Portland and we go there every year for Thanksgiving, but I wanted to do something different this year because my kids are about to leave the nest. Cannon Beach is so beautiful and Haystack Rock is amazing. We probably took about...More

Thank Fieldtravels
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W1850MVmaryb
16 August 2017|
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
Best to check the internet, as it varies day to day.. enjoy...!
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MicheleSaranovich
8 August 2017|
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Response from Jennifer e | Reviewed this property |
You can no longer visit the Goonies' house in Astoria. There are no trespassing signs in the driveway. I read another review that said if you ride down a side street on a bike you can somewhat see it.
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trishl9
13 June 2017|
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Response from sarakkd | Reviewed this property |
We spent almost 2 weeks! Wanted to move here! Was glorious!
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