Best walking trails in Newport, Oregon

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Explore the most popular walking trails near Newport with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Map of walking trails in Newport, Oregon
Top trails (7)
#1 - Yaquina Head Lighthouse and Cobble Beach Loop Trail
Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area
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Length: 0.4 mi • Est. 9 m
Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area extends one mile out from the Oregon coast. The 93-foot lighthouse has been guiding ships along the coast since August 20, 1873. Accessibility: The trail surface is paved and it is typically at least six feet wide. The estimated average grade is 2% and the max grade is 4% on this route. It is suggested that wheelchair/mobility equipment and stroller users stay on this route and avoid going on the trails further south because the steep greatly increases there, up to 25%.Show more
#2 - Salal Hill Trail
Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area
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Length: 0.7 mi • Est. 18 m
See the Land Management page here for more information: https://www.blm.gov/learn/interpretive-centers/yaquinaShow more
#3 - Yaquina Bay State Park and Lighthouse
Yaquina Bay State Recreation Site
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Length: 0.4 mi • Est. 13 m
Yaquina Bay State Park is located in Newport at the north end of Yaquina Bay near its outlet to the Pacific Ocean. The bluff is forested with spruce and pine, but the real star is the historic lighthouse. The lighthouse -- later used as a Coast Guard Lifeboat Station -- has been restored and is openShow more
#4 - Beverly Beach State Park Campground
Beverly Beach State Park
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Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 37 m
#5 - Communications Hill Trail
Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 28 m
#6 - Hatfield Marine Science Center Estuary Trail
Newport, Oregon
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Length: 1.1 mi • Est. 27 m
TRAIL USE ETIQUETTE Please DO: -Stay on the trail. -Access tide flats only at designated spots to protect fragile vegetation. -Be aware of the incoming tide. -Park in designated areas only (Oregon Coast Aquarium, Sea Lion Lot.) -Learn about the Yaquina Bay Estuary. -Enjoy!Show more
#7 - Frank Wade Park Trail
Frank Wade Park
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Length: 2.0 mi • Est. 1 h 7 m