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Best trails in Florence

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Looking for a great trail near Florence, Oregon? AllTrails has 16 great hiking trails, trail running trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Carl G. Washburne Memorial State Park or William M. Tugman State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Cape Perpetua Scenic Area or Heceta Head Lighthouse State Scenic Viewpoint. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 11 easy trails in Florence ranging from 0.9 to 5.7 miles and from 19 to 1,473 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Florence
Top trails (16)
#1 - Hobbit Trail and China Creek Trail Loop
Carl G. Washburne Memorial State Park
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Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 2 h 6 m
This loop trail is part of Carl G Washburne Memorial State Park. The trails are well marked and maintained. The Hobbit Trail has small chutes and openings in the sand and vegetation at the end of theShow more
#2 - Heceta Head Lighthouse to Hobbit Beach
Heceta Head Lighthouse State Scenic Viewpoint
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 2 h 8 m
Heceta Head Lighthouse to Hobbit Beach is a 3.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Florence, Oregon that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail oShow more
#3 - Heceta Head Lighthouse Trail
Heceta Head Lighthouse State Scenic Viewpoint
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Length: 0.9 mi • Est. 27 m
This is an amazing hike that takes you to a historic lighthouse. Even though you'll have to ascend a couple hundred of feet to get to the lighthouse the views south down the coast from it are well worShow more
#4 - Cummins Creek Trail
Cummins Creek Wilderness
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 3 h 10 m
Cummins Creek Trail is a 5.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Florence, Oregon that features a river and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, running, and mShow more
#5 - Oregon Dunes NRA
Florence, Oregon
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 1 h 51 m
This route is not so much a trail as a trek across some of the most impressive dunes in the west. Once you get out of the tree cover the choice of routes is yours but be sure not to lose where you caShow more
#6 - Woahink Lakeside Trail
Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 50 m
Short hike on a former CCC trail that has been renovated by the Oregon State Parks.Show more
#7 - Cape Mountain Wapati Loop
Siuslaw National Forest
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 38 m
Cape Mountain Wapati Loop is a 5.2 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Florence, Oregon that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiShow more
#8 - Sutton Creek Dunes
Siuslaw National Forest
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Length: 4.1 mi • Est. 1 h 50 m
Many loop options with a total of about 5 miles of trails available. This will follow a figure-8 route. This is a fun figure eight loop that starts at a nice vista over the dunes and Sutton creek, tShow more
#9 - Cape Mountain Loop
Siuslaw National Forest
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 1 h 1 m
Historic Cape Mountain on the Oregon Coast. A nice relaxing hike up to a historic landmark at the summit. Keep an eye out for critters along the way and a great view back of the Pacific Ocean.Show more
#10 - Waxmyrtle Trail
Westlake County Park
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 24 m
This trail is currently periodically closed for bird nesting. Contact Westlake County Park for closure information.Show more
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