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Address: Highway 101, Cannon Beach, OR 97110
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A large stone measuring 235 feet high.

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US$129.00*
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Oregon Coast Tour from Portland
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US$100.00*
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Oregon Coast Day Trip from Portland: Astoria and Cannon Beach

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Beautiful beach and great photo ops

The beach around the Haystack Rock offers amazing views, great photo ops and a beautiful beach for a walk. Definitely worth a visit.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Tampere, Finland
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Tampere, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The beach around the Haystack Rock offers amazing views, great photo ops and a beautiful beach for a walk. Definitely worth a visit.

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Arlington, VA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Haystack rock is merely a small attraction in the middle of Cannon Beach territory. It's part of what makes Cannon Beach a destination. It's worth a view, but only as part of a longer visit to the area.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at the Hallmark Resort on Cannon Beach, which put us right by Haystack Rock. This area made a cameo appearance on "the Goonies", and was such a large part of the imaginary landscape of my childhood. It was wonderful to walk along the beach with my lovely wife. Sunsets were particularly awesome. But we kept walking down to... More 

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Vancouver BC
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Watch the tidal charts and if you time it at low tide you can walk right up to the base of this iconic 'rock' The tidal pools, the birds, the teeming life are all worth it. And if you are lucky, the City information truck will be there with experts on the flora and fauna. Timing is everything :)

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Cannon Beach / Haystack Rock is a great place for locals to get away from it all. Just 80 miles from Portland, it's the perfect place to get away from all the noise of day-to-day life and just enjoy nature. It's also the kind of place that you can go anytime of the year.

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Haystack Rock "never gets old" in spite of its multi-millennial geologic age. This imposing landmark is surrounded, at low tide by smaller rocks and tide pools that are easily accessed if you don't mind getting your feet wet. If you do venture close, be careful to step only on sand and bare rocks, so you don't displace the habitat of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Spectacular view and nature at work! It was very wet when we arrived at low tide but a beautiful site to behold!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

What a beach. Brings back childhood memories and the dreams you had from the film. Does not disappoint. Amazing place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful,day. Been going there for 40 years. Our kids and grandkids were raised vacationing there. Kids were married there and grandkids baptized at St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church.

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Hillsboro, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This rock formation is an icon of the Oregon Coast, a great beach walk destination, and a lovely backdrop (or focal point) for pictures. Oregon beaches are public, so just find a beach access point and walk up or down the beach towards Haystack Rock.

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