Tillamook Head

photo: photo courtesy PortlandHikers.org

Type: Backcountry
Length: 6.00 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Camping
Dogs - On leash
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Wildlife Observation
Agency: State
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Location: Shoreline trail at Ecola SP, S of Seaside on US 26/101.
State(s): Oregon
Counties: Clatsop
Latitude: 45.91951
: -123.97413

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This traverse hike can be shuttled by beginning at either the Indian Beach Trailhead or the Tillamook Head Trailhead. The Indian Beach Trailhead is in Ecola State Park, north of Cannon Beach. The Tillamook Head Trailhead is on the south side of Seaside. This hike is mostly forested but offers occasional ocean views, including Hikers Camp, with a viewpoint of the Tillamook Rock Lighthouse. In this area there are also some WWII era bunkers.

Additional Details

Width: 24 inches.
Primary Surface: Soil, Compacted
Secondary Surface: Boardwalk

Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Elevation Gain (cumulative): Not Available

Year Designated:

Supporting Webpages and Documents

Website: Portland Hikers Field Guide

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Mike Stein
Park Manager
Oregon Parks and Recreation Department
Nehalem Bay State Park
9500 Sandpiper Ln.
Nehalem , OR 97131
(503) 368-5943



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