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Hobbit Trail

93111 Highway 101, Florence, OR 97439-8235
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A cool trail that leads to the beach

A scenic, non-strenuous half hour hike that leads to the beautiful beach below. Parking is very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Terri T
Florence, Oregon
Great short trail that leads out to the ocean!

Off HWY 101. There is a small parking area good for around 20 cars so I suggest getting there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Seattle, Washington
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“great hike” (11 reviews)
“east side” (9 reviews)
93111 Highway 101, Florence, OR 97439-8235
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A scenic, non-strenuous half hour hike that leads to the beautiful beach below. Parking is very limited so arrive early.

Thank Terri T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Off HWY 101. There is a small parking area good for around 20 cars so I suggest getting there early. We arrived around 11am and were at the last spot (Sunday morning). Or else you can park along the area where you see fit. You...More

Thank K L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to start our day with this trail and the beach below. We had a hard time finding the pull out off the 101 and ended up missing it. We looked for it on the way back to our campsite later that afternoon and...More

Thank oregonmomma2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of our favorite trails! We have been hiking this area our whole lives. Please if you go ..pick up your trash. Keep Oregon Green

1  Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

A nice trail, half a mile down a hill (the hike back up to parking area is uphill, should have taken my hiking poles). Park on the east side of 101 about half a mile after the tunnel heading north between the Heceta Head lighthouse...More

1  Thank Liz S
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Hubby had read a bit about this hike... We looked for it and determined to go, rain or shine. The morning rained like crazy, but as soon as we got on the trail it stopped. By the time we had hiked the approx 1/2 mile...More

1  Thank CM_G279
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We loved this trail. Great for the kids as it's short with a payoff at the end- Hobbit cave, a waterfall, pretty beach.

Thank tikithedog
Reviewed 2 June 2017

What a cute hike! Totally enjoyed it, although I saw no hobbits. Coming from the south, look for a parking spot on the right before marker 177. Then you will have to cross the street to hike it. Doesn't take too long before you reach...More

3  Thank JcJud
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Fun easy hike for family of all ages. The beach is clean, and the tide pools are interesting. We have been back to this trail 3 times. I highly recommend this trail even if you just need to stretch your legs.

Thank Tansy W
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Great little hike. Our family had a great time and the beach was beautiful. Great reward hike and spectacular beach.

Thank travel4funwc
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Tristany D
6 June 2017|
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Response from travel4funwc | Reviewed this property |
About 1/2 mile maybe 3/4
Joyce R
28 May 2016|
Response from Shanda P |
Mile marker 177
20 January 2016|
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Response from AlaskansinOR | Reviewed this property |
This is not their habitat. Although you might encounter Frodo along the way.