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Cape Perpetua Scenic Area

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Address: 2400 Highway 101 N, Yachats, OR 97498-9424
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As they say, a scenic view/

Very pretty, and if you want to walk on the beach, it is quite close to the car park. We all enjoyed it on a nice sunny day.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Oakland, OR 97462
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Oakland, OR 97462
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very pretty, and if you want to walk on the beach, it is quite close to the car park. We all enjoyed it on a nice sunny day.

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Lebanon, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of great parks, trails, views, picnic spots, beaches and more in the area. One of my favorite spots on the coast.

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Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the main road up and back...we came 'over the mountain' from the covered bridge...never thought we would see family again!!

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Groveland, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I saw and did a lot on my trip along the coast road from Point Reyes, California to Cape Perpetua, Oregon but THIS was the reason for my whole trip. To see Thor's Well, the Spouting Horn and Devil's Churn, and explore the coastal wonders of central Oregon. I was not disappointed, it was wondrous and I would like to... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For my birthday, my wife took me for a drive to Cape Perpetua where we spent the day exploring, enjoying each other's company, and taking beautiful photo after beautiful photo. Start at the visitor's center and get a handle on the tide. It dictates access (and safety) for exploring the tide pools and Cook's Chasm (Thor's Well). There are a... More 

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Burbank, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cape Perpetua is one of those places that words cannot adequately describe. It has to be experienced first-hand to really appreciate it. For example, the Alsea tribe middens, in this case mounds of mussel shells, are a reminder of their presence over the millennia in this place. The awesome power of the ocean as it cuts into the rocky headlands... More 

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John Day, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were surprised to find the visitors center (run by the Siuslaw National Forest) open on a winter Sunday afternoon. We went in and checked out the displays. Staff was helpful and friendly. The restrooms were clean and warm. Then we walked up to the Big Tree (1 mile, easy), and drove up to the top of Cape Perpetua to... More 

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Canton, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The last time we came here, it was low tide, which was still very cool to see and walk around the tide pools, but this visit it was high tide and sunset. It was like being at a spectacular show brought to us by God! The sun came out for the 1st time in 2 days right as we walked... More 

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Roseburg, Oregon, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a great place to stop when traveling through. We had three dogs and a baby. It was down pouring so we went straight to the main sights- devils churn, spouting horn and thors well. The hike wasn't too far for those sights. There are other trails for those looking for some hiking adventures. The tide was low so... More 

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Harrison Hot Springs, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Awesome coastline and trails. Too beautiful for words. Don't miss the thundering ocean at Devil's Churn.

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