Yaquina Head Lighthouse
& Outstanding Natural Area

  • Park Hours:
    Trails, beaches, and restrooms are open
    8am to 5pm, Monday-Friday
    8am to sunset, Saturday-Sunday
  • The lighthouse and interpretive center are temporarily closed and tours suspended due to Covid-19.

This beautiful  100-acre site includes the lighthouse; an interpretive center; wildlife viewing of whales, seals, tide pools, and seabirds; short trails; and panoramic views.

The Yaquina Head Lighthouse, Oregon’s tallest at 93 feet, is located on a narrow point in the Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area. It has been guiding ships and their supplies along the west coast since it was first lit on August 20, 1873.  

See the Historic Marker and the websites linked below for more history, park, and tours information.

  • 750 NW Lighthouse Drive
    Newport, Oregon 97365
    3.5 miles N of Newport