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Cape Blanco Lighthouse

Cape Blanco Road, 9 Miles NW of Port Orford, Port Orford, OR
+1 541-756-0100
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this was the highlight of our lighthouse experiences along the oregon coast

ok to be fair, other lighthouses advertised to be open in october, but none were. this one was and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
cgs3377
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colorado
LOVE lighthouses

This one takes a bit to get to. You turn off the main highway and go about 5 miles to end up at the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lastrick
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Idaho
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  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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LOCATION
Cape Blanco Road, 9 Miles NW of Port Orford, Port Orford, OR
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+1 541-756-0100
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

ok to be fair, other lighthouses advertised to be open in october, but none were. this one was and we had a super tour guide, who let us stay for quite a while since not a lot of folks were around. it was really special

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This one takes a bit to get to. You turn off the main highway and go about 5 miles to end up at the lighthouse. A couple of terrific volunteers were there to educate us. The one lighthouse man, years ago, was there for over...More

Thank Lastrick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a perfect day full of sunshine and no wind. Great views of the ocean and surrounding area. The $2 fee for the tour was worth it to climb to the top. We seen deer just off to the side of lighthouse. Gift shop...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This three mile drive is well worth the side trip. A well maintained park service road leads you through a beautiful country side. You can go to the top of this light house for a spectacular view of the ocean an rocks below. Just before...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 14 October 2017

So happy we stopped at this "one more lighthouse". It was so worth it!!! Paid $2 per person to take the tour inside. We climbed the stairs and were able to actually go to the top where the light is. The lens are fabulous. All...More

Thank Trenda B
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Sprinkled along the Oregon coastline are some of the most scenic lighthouses in the world. But Cape Blanco Lighthouse stands out not just because it is on the very Western edge of the continent, but also because you can climb right up to the top...More

Thank Ernie S
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

You can actually climb all the way to the top. Amazing views from up there. Very windy there, so you might want a light windbreaker. If you can't handle stairs, you can still enjoy it from the outside.

Thank Carol N
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

It's windy and the fog can come in at any time. But it's only $2 a person and worth the expense to go inside. Note: if you're pulling a trailer/rv, park at the gate and walk up. The road after the gate to the lighthouse...More

Thank mom2my4boyz
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

It's $2.00 for adults, and free to children to get a guided tour up to the top of the Lighthouse. There is a separate building that hosts a small gift shop nearby. We arrived a little late in the day and had to rush through,...More

Thank alyhsnna55
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The ocean and coastline views from the lighthouse are beautiful. The staff is friendly. The lighthouse is the oldest and westernmost in Oregon. You can take the tour to see the actual lens just inches in front of you. Unlike other lighthouses, the waiting time...More

Thank antoning
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