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Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint

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Beautiful place, fantastic views.

Great place for a walk, photography and meeting nice people. Check out Circles in the Sand... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ashland, Oregon

wonderful back story to the rock and wonderful view. look up the legend of face Rock and you will... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alicia R
Pendleton, Oregon
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“low tide”(48 reviews)
“oregon coast”(74 reviews)
“sea stacks”(30 reviews)
This scenic coastal spot features a large rock with face-like features.
Off US 101, 1 Mile South of Bandon, Bandon, OR
+1 800-551-6949
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great place for a walk, photography and meeting nice people. Check out Circles in the Sand. Several times throughout the year sand artists draw beautiful designs in the sand. It’s worth checking out.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank BarberistaMillerski
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

wonderful back story to the rock and wonderful view. look up the legend of face Rock and you will understand.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Alicia R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I got to this beach late in the afternoon and went for an evening walk. Apparently the wind blows steadily all the time on this beach. I had to wear my jacket and hood and it wasn't warm. The area was very peaceful though, so...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank sagarlewis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint provides an easily accessible way to view some of the best coast scenery in the state. There is an easy to climb stairway and parking available. Also a great place to view and film beautiful sunsets.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank WellTraveled3
Reviewed 12 February 2019

Great spots along the beach area for upper views and stairways to take you down to the beach watch the tides nice strolling beach love the haystack rocks make great photo ops

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank roconnor25
Reviewed 25 January 2019

I just returned home from a trip to the coast in Bandon. It is the middle of winter and though we had been advised it would be rainy and/or foggy, we managed to escape both and get a great visit to Face Rock. There was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Christie S
Reviewed 17 January 2019

This is a great place to stand on the bluff and watch the ocean waves roll into shore. Face rock is a nice view also. If one chooses there is beach access via a trail from the bluff to the beach

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Travelin' O
Reviewed 9 January 2019 via mobile

Beautiful area. There are restrooms here at the parking / view lot, and beach access down a long staircase. Very nice beach area, and the viewpoint area has spectacular views. From a crystal clear, perfectly sunny day, we watched this cold fog move in to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank misty_bee_Wyo
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

The view deck from above by the street it amazing. There were volunteers talking with visitors about the whales migrating south. Is it me or does this rock look like Trump?

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Jw550
Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place! Take amazing pictures and can walk on the beach. Was not windy, easy to get to and can walk your dogs down there also.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Julies611
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10 June 2016|
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Response from Cheryl L | Reviewed this property |
I've seen dogs and horses on the beach, and dogs at the viewpoint. I don't think there are any restrictions.