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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in Cannon Beach and went exploring and discovered this gem. What an amazing park with a private beach. The views of “Terrible Tilly” are magnificent. Please do look up the history of this lighthouse. Thank you Oregon for providing such beautiful parks. I’m...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

Wonderful views of the Cannon Beach area of the Oregon Coast. The lighthouse view is also beautiful.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 10, 2019

One of the most beautiful places I have ever been. I saw it on my first trip to the Oregon Coast. It was a rainy day, but that just made the scene even more remarkable, I think. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

The views are beautiful, Indian Beach is a really cool place to visit but the drive in was my favorite. I felt like I was driving through the Amazon the trees and ferns are so beautiful and covered in moss it is other worldly. Such...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank larala79
Reviewed January 29, 2019

We enjoyed the view and walked the trails at Ecola. There were longer hikes but the short treks were great to take in Haystack Rock and the lighthouse. Our visiting guests loved it!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lisa E
Reviewed January 29, 2019

Long and winding road to get there. Pay to park. Short hike over logs and rocks. Small sandy beach in sheltered cove. Very nice. You can also park on the bluff overlooking the ocean way up on the cliff. Short hike on pavement. May be...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MarkandRene B
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Beautiful walking trails from above the ocean that gradually winds down to the beach. So breathtakingly beautiful and to be one with nature. Awesome opportunities for pictures at the overlook, looking toward the rock arch and lighthouse, as well as haystack rock.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kim C
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Great day great weather great view, their is a loop trail from Indian beach. Good surf spot. Great ocean view spots. Pay to enter or Oregon state park pass

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank crimepays1229
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

What an awesome wet experience. We went on a day it was pouring rain but it made it that much more fun. Driving into the park we had to wait on large elk to get off the road way before we could get by them...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dagcoin
Reviewed December 23, 2018

A lot of trail opportunities, but parking is limited, and I worried about security. Got to the end of the road to see an amazing, pristine beach (seems to be an Oregon beach state park hallmark) and sunshine in November. We wanted to hike up...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Lance G
September 3, 2018|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
No drones are permitted
Lance G
September 3, 2018|
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Response from Andy F | Reviewed this property |
You need to submit a copy of your FAA UAV/drone certificate to the parks gate attendant to show that you are a registered user. Flights can not be at night time or over persons. Be careful of cross winds
Casey C
August 20, 2018|
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Response from PaulaMMN | Reviewed this property |
We were just there a couple weeks ago. If I were bringing a 5 yr old (or anyone) I would drive to the parking area of Indian Beach within the park and take the stairs down to the beach. They are wide and easy steps and only... More