Located on a rocky peninsula thrusting into the Pacific 3 miles north of Newport
, the Yaquina Head Lighthouse is the tallest on the Oregon Coast at 93 feet in height.
The area is managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) as the Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area.
The lighthouse is open year round (weather permitting). During the winter, ( Labor Day to Memorial Day) the lighthouse may be toured between noon-4 PM. After Memorial Day the Lighthouse is open for tours 10 AM to 4 PM.