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Baby whale sighting

This was a fun little drive and we ended up seeing a baby whale. It is a nice lookout and drive off... read more

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Boise, Idaho
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Beautiful Drive

This is a beautiful drive. To take the full drive you have to start at the north end because it's... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was a fun little drive and we ended up seeing a baby whale. It is a nice lookout and drive off the beaten path.

Thank Kieande
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a beautiful drive. To take the full drive you have to start at the north end because it's a one way drive. It's only 2 way from Devils Punchbowl to Hiway 101 at the south end of the drive. At the north end...More

Thank 343cindyr
Reviewed 4 days ago

Depoe Bay might be one of my new favorite places on the Oregon Coast. We stopped off at all the overlooks on the Otter crest loop, lots of great stops for some incredible views. The most exciting part was a whale right in front of...More

Thank picklepedro_
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful, short loop to drive along the ocean. There are plenty of turnout spots to view the ocean and it's not very long. We loved the drive and it was easy to take puppies out for a quick stop. This is a must-see...More

4  Thank Kelli J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful drive. We pulled over several times to look and take pictures and saw whales several times. Priceless!

Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful ocean views on an alternate route to the highway on Cape Foulweather. Not much traffic so good for hiking and biking as well as a relaxed drive

Thank lvanhess
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Your on the coast take some time to go on this wonderful drive. Whales abound in some spots. Views with coastal jungle to cruise through. A great example of coastline of Oregon. If you pass this by to race to the next tourist spot, you...More

Thank ManOfC0nstantS0rr0w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful drive and overlook at the park. Worth the little extra time to see a closer look at the gorgeous coastline! Hopefully it will be a sunny, clear day!

Thank Bobcat84020
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We drove a log way along the coast for 2 amazing views. Other than the views at the lighthouse and Oceanside I would not spend the time doing the coast drive.

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Took this little drive three times. The last time we saw whales about 7 along the drive. Was the coolest part of the drive. Nice little time killer, pleasant views.

Thank MamaS14
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