We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Off US 101, 1 Mile South of Bandon, Bandon, OR
Phone Number:
+1 800-551-6949
Website
Description:

This scenic coastal spot features a large rock with face-like features.

This scenic coastal spot features a large rock with face-like features.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 449 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 358
    Excellent
  • 68
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Beautiful sea-stack walk

Beautiful place to pause or to walk on the beach. Winter walks can be solitary, but crowded in summer.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
ShDiRo
,
Boise, Idaho
Add Photo Write a Review

449 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 438: English reviews
Boise, Idaho
Level Contributor
71 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful place to pause or to walk on the beach. Winter walks can be solitary, but crowded in summer.

Helpful?
Thank ShDiRo
Deroche, Canada
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our visit coincided with a winter storm and the waves were spectacular. The view point is. situated to get the best look at the beech and the ocean

Helpful?
Thank 294fraserf
North Carolina
Level Contributor
94 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The coast of Oregon is magnificent. Face Rock is lovely, Coquille Lighthouse & the ride south along the coast - all are not to be missed!

Helpful?
Thank SeniorTravelor62
Plattsburgh, New York, USA
Level Contributor
204 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The overlook juts out a bit, therefore you can see more to both he north and south. This is particularly a great place to view sunset.

Helpful?
Thank Penelope C
Georgetown, California
Level Contributor
36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this beach. It has rarely been crowded when I am there and the rocks against the ocean are beautiful. My dog can run like a dog and yes, I clean up after her. As a matter of fact you can tell most people do. Very little trash on the beach. The sunsets are gorgeous from here.

Helpful?
Thank Juli O
Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
407 reviews
224 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 251 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a great spot on Oregon's coast (although, there are many gorgeous places along the whole west coast). If you go in the winter, you might not be keen to swim, but it can still be wonderful--and much less crowded (though I haven't gone in the summer to know the difference in daily attendance). If you're in the area, it's... More 

Helpful?
Thank Brittany_11_10
Ashland, Oregon
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Views up and down the coast. Always rejuvenating to come here. Face Rock is an added plus; just being here is worth the journey.

Helpful?
Thank John E
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful and relaxing stretch of beach to walk and the sunsets are just breathtaking...love this area

Helpful?
Thank Debra L
Crescent City, CA
Level Contributor
181 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Not a large parking area but it offers some very stunning views. In fact, for a hundred miles so, any place you can view the ocean, there will be a lot of texture. Sea stacks, offshore islands and wildlife. It's a great place to live.

Helpful?
Thank RickCrescentCity_CA
Orem, Utah
Level Contributor
29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped by with my family in December. Tide was in so we were unable to explore the caves. We still had fun and took lots of pictures. Sunset was beautiful and a must place to visit.

Helpful?
Thank Stomper81

Travellers who viewed Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint also viewed

 

Been to Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Horseshoe Bend, Idaho

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?