Cape Meares State Park Loop

EASY 31 reviews

Cape Meares State Park Loop is a 3.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Tillamook, Oregon that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
3.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
702 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

beach

forest

views

wildlife

You'll want to spend an afternoon at this wonderful park. From the viewing area you'll see many seabirds including cormorants, murres, and maybe even puffins. There is a beautiful shoreline to explore.

hiking
4 months ago

A bald eagle flew into my frame while I was taking pictures from the cliff side. What could be better?

6 months ago

Quick hike -- great views..

hiking
6 months ago

7 months ago

Great for kids!

8 months ago

Beautiful!!

hiking
Monday, August 22, 2016

it's is NOT a loop. it is down-n-up. it is narrow and frequently steep. it is 100% downhill so it's 100% uphill. there are only 2 or 3 places you can see the water or have any view at all beyond the greenery immediately around you. it was slick enough in places that i traversed sections on my butt. best of all, it was closed before you got to the beach.

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

My wife and I have done this hike a few times. It's very easy and relaxing. There are outstanding views too. The lighthouse is pretty cool too.

hiking
Monday, July 25, 2016

Great history at the lighthouse. Spectacular views all around.

walking
Sunday, July 03, 2016

Great views all around. I'd definitely do it again.

walking
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Short walk down to Cape Meares lighthouse, some amazing views of the ocean and coastline. Also a really cool tree called the "Octopus Tree" is located nearby. Fun and easy trail

walking
Thursday, April 11, 2013

Short trek down to the lighthouse with an amazing view; and if you're lucky an informative inside tour.

3 days ago

hiking
9 days ago

19 days ago

hiking
2 months ago

hiking
3 months ago

hiking
3 months ago

hiking
5 months ago

hiking
5 months ago

hiking
5 months ago

Load More