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Cannon Beach

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Cannon Beach

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Cannon Beach [2] is a city on the Northern Oregon Coast.

Get in

You can travel to Cannon Beach by Highways 101, 26 and 30. Each highway to Cannon Beach provides a dramatic landscape and many opportunities for admiring a unique location. Cannon Beach is an hour and a half from the Portland International Airport (PDX). From the airport you can travel Highway 26 or 30. It is advised that you rent a car or bring your own vehicle to Cannon Beach; there is a shuttle for traveling in Cannon Beach and a bus which will take you to surrounding towns.

Get around


  • Haystack Rock/Tolovana Beach State Recreation Area, U.S. 101, 1 mile S of Cannon Beach, +1 800-551-6949, [1]. Haystack Rock is considered the 3rd largest monolith in the world standing at 235 feet tall. During low tides star fish and other native wildlife can be viewed at the base of the rock. It is one of the most photographed rock formations on the Oregon Coast. The area is a wildlife refuge, home to many birds. Free.
  • Ecola State Park to enjoy some of the most stunning Oregon Coast views anywhere. Multitude of hiking trails of all levels enable you to partake in nature activities. Ecola State Park is located at the north end of Cannon Beach. Once a destination visited by explorers of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, this park provides a sanctuary for an abundance of wildlife and a incredible sight for photographs.


While in Cannon Beach rent beach bikes, surf boards and boogie boards; and fly kites, look at the tidal pools or stroll down four miles of beautiful sandy beaches. When you are through exploring the natural offerings of this charming town browse through the varied shops which range from art galleries and candy shops to fine jewelry and pet supplies.



In Cannon Beach you will find pizza, burgers and beers; or fine wines, salmon and new york steaks; whatever your desire its sure to be in Cannon Beach.



Get out

Routes through Cannon Beach
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