Trail of the Restless Waters

photo:  Photo by Michael. Type: Nature Trail
Length: 0.40 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Dogs - On leash
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Wildlife Observation
Agency: USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? $5.00

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Location: Waldport, OR., At Cape Perpetua, just south of Yachats.
State(s): Oregon
Counties: Lincoln
Latitude: 44.28385
: -124.10967

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Additional Details

Width: 48 inches.
Primary Surface: Asphalt
Secondary Surface: Asphalt

Average Grade: 8%
Elevation Low Point: 50
Elevation High Point: 60
Year Designated: 1978

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.

Information contact:
Waldport Ranger District
1049 SW Pacific Hwy
Walport , OR 97339
(541) 563-3211

Trail management:
Margie Pace
US Forest Service
855 Hwy. 101
Reedsport , OR 97467
(541) 271-6072



 Photo by Michael.

Photo by Michael.


 Photo by Michael.

Photo by Michael.


A view from the trail.

A view from the trail.


 Photo by Michael.

Photo by Michael.


Paved path, but a beautiful walk.

The trail is paved, which is not typically a preference for myself, but this trail is a favorite none the less. The views are spectacular. There are options to make this trail into a longer loop, connecting up onto Cape Perpetua -- just follow the signs.

November 27, 2017



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