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Cape Arago State Park

Viewpoint for Marine Mammals

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Situated at the end of the Cape Arago Highway, this state park features two trails. The south trail leads to a sandy beach and tidepools full of a variety of sea life. The north trail lets visitors view the off-shore colonies of seals and sea lions at Oregon Islands National Wildlife Refuge. The north trail is closed March through June to protect seal pups.

On clear days, you can see south to Bandon and beyond from the north end of the parking area. In a winter storm, this is the place to find some of the highest winds on the coast.

The park has picnic tables and a gazebo shelter, but no camping facilities.

Other Oregon State Parks nearby:
(Bandon) Bandon State Park
(Bandon) Bullards Beach State Park
() Cape Arago State Park
(Bandon) Face Rock State Park
(Charleston) Shore Acres State Park
(Coos Bay) Sunset Bay State Park

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12/07 Coming to The area
Spring Thaw Mountain Bike Festival Ashland OR May18-19 The Spring Thaw is Oregon's largest mountain bike event.
Mt. Pisgah Arboretum Wildflower and Music Festival Eugene OR May19 A day of wildflowers, music, food, crafts, and microscopes!
Rhododendron Days Florence OR May17-19 The annual celebration of the blooming of rhododendrons along the central Oregon Coast.
Azalea Festival Brookings OR May24-26 The community-wide festival includes a parade, street fair, art show, car show, flower & quilt shows, breakfasts and BBQ's