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Best Viewpoints on the North Oregon Coast
Published: 03/03/2015  Updated: 03/04/2015
View from Ecola State Park
View from Ecola State Park
Photo by Gary Hayes
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They are some of the most accessible locations that reward visitors with stunning vistas that everyone should see when traveling the North Oregon Coast.

Gaze out over miles of scenic Oregon coastline with jagged sea stacks protruding from the surf and rainforest-covered capes stretching miles into the Pacific Ocean. See historic lighthouses and discover the perfect perch to watch the crashing waves. The Oregon Coast offers endless dramatic vistas and we've picked five of our favorite viewpoints on the North Oregon Coast that no visitor should miss. You won't want to miss these five extraordinary viewpoints. These locations not only offer some of the most stunning views on the Oregon Coast, but all are easily reached, just steps from parking and are easily accessible for all.
 - By Gary Hayes

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