It's looks exactly like it's name. Very large and beautiful. Powerful waves crashing again the rocks is stunning and a great place to take pictures. Lots of birds call Haystack home. A must see.
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Be sure to take the time to walk out to the rock. We were fortunate that the tide was out so we could get close. The temps were quite cool so we decided not to wade closer though some people did. Very amazing site.
Beautiful beach, amazing rock formation jetting up out of the sand, and a fascinating tidepool right in front of it with interesting see life. Fun to look at and catch sand fleas. The Park service had some rangers walking around talking about the formation and...More
My husband and I drove to Cannon Beach and found free parking at Tolovana Beach and walked along the beach to Haystack Rock. What a beautiful, picturesque scene; it was breathtaking! We were greated by the friends of haystack rock who were informative and even...More
Kids loved the tide pools and the sea creatures living in them ( visible during low tide). The rock itself is a great place for bird watching- don't forget to bring you binoculars. Great place to fly kites- no worries if you can't pack one-...More
We stayed at Sea Breeze Court because of the easy access to Haystack - it is almost adjacent to the public parking lot for Haystack. We walked down for both sunset and sunrise, and of course during the day itself when we first arrived. For...More
Luckily for us, the one day we visited Cannon beach to actually go to the beach, it was warm and sunny. The views of Haystack rock were stunning. After seeing it in movies and pictures all my life, it was really neat to see in...More
I didn't know anything about the Oregon Coast and was so surprised to see this huge rock island by this beautiful beach. I watched the hundreds of birds including puffins flying and landing for quite a while. Wish I had had binoculars! Make sure you...More