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Cape Disappointment State Park

244 Robert Gray Dr, Ilwaco, WA 98624-9165
+1 360-642-3078
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Magnificent view from top

Not to be missed if you are driving the Oregon coast. Easy hike to the top with look outs over the... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2016
Gearhart, Oregon
Pretty and Quiet

This state park is kind of quiet comparing to the ones we had been. The loop goes around the park... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2016
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A scenic state park with hiking trails and cabins for overnight visitors.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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244 Robert Gray Dr, Ilwaco, WA 98624-9165
+1 360-642-3078
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

Not to be missed if you are driving the Oregon coast. Easy hike to the top with look outs over the ocean or drive up.

Thank Babette
Reviewed 7 July 2016

This state park is kind of quiet comparing to the ones we had been. The loop goes around the park and it did not take long for us to complete the loop before heading back up north on 101. Our purpose was to see the...More

Thank ROCruiser
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

I just loved being there. Beautiful and scenic place to explore. There are several places to get the ocean view. Each one has an awesome view.Loved it.

Thank Pracheta D
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

There is a Scenic loop that takes you from town through the park. The north lighthouse on the pacific is prettier, easier access, and more pleasant than the CD one. $10 covers both areas.

Thank Nav1go
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Our visit was an impromptu stop, and we're glad we came. We hiked to both lighthouses and learned about the currents that make these waters dangerous. Too bad the interpretive center was closed. It was a beautiful day for hiking and there are more trails...More

Thank juanita_v
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We took a few hikes here. Hiked to the 2 lighthouses, the overlook, the museum. Really beautiful views. Thankfully, it was chilly, but dry. This would not have been as fun in the wet. There are some trails to ride bikes on as well.

Thank John S
Reviewed 1 July 2016

walked the trails to both of the lighthouses. Cape Disappointment lighthouse a longer, more challenging hike. But great views at the end.

Thank JDH_AustinTx
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We drove to the differing outlooks off of highway 101 and places associated with this State Park. The outlooks were beautiful. The lighthouses were also interesting and neat to see in person. Coming from the midwest area that is mostly made up of flat grasslands...More

Thank Cassie H
Reviewed 25 June 2016

There are quite a few camp spots in this park and some have beach front access. You can reserve a spot up to 6 months in advance. Most do for holidays. If you don't have your spot by the 4th of October, you will not...More

1  Thank TheNWTammy
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Visited Cape Disappointment and I thought it was just OK. To get to most of the sites requires a little hike and their is no clear direction or signage to get there. The highlight of the park is the Interpretive Center dedicated to Lewis and...More

Thank kenrod
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Response from firsttrip_12 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we have not crabbed here.
11 July 2017|
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Response from wendell01 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do , but must be on a leash
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27 June 2017|
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Response from wendell01 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the site to reserve is Washington State Parks web site