Hiking – Cape Perpetua Scenic Area

Cape Perpetua Trail by David Chamberlin, Jr.

Photo Credit: D. Holmes Chamberlin, Jr.

Located just three miles south of downtown Yachats, the Cape Perpetua Scenic Area includes 2,600 acres and 26 miles of interconnected trails. Trails range in length from two-tenths of a mile to ten miles and rate from easy to difficult. The system’s twelve trails feature old-growth forests, Indian shell middens, Devil’s Churn, Spouting Horn, Thor’s Well, tide pools, the West Shelter, and stunning views.  

  • 3 miles S of downtown
    Yachats on Hwy 101