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Hug Point State Park

Highway 101, Cannon Beach, OR
+1 503-986-0707
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Beautiful and fun during low tide

We had a great time playing around in the caves and on the rocks at this beach. The tide was just... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Fernandina Beach, Florida
Sea Caves and Waterfall

Be sure to get a tide table and go to Hug Point at low tide. This is the only time you can view the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Highway 101, Cannon Beach, OR
+1 503-986-0707
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a great time playing around in the caves and on the rocks at this beach. The tide was just coming in and it was fascinating to see the waves crashing against the rocks. The parking lot is not very big so parking is...More

Thank ketah777
Reviewed 6 days ago

Be sure to get a tide table and go to Hug Point at low tide. This is the only time you can view the Sea Caves and waterfalls on the beach. Very cool....and romantic.

1  Thank Dawn B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did a hike on the beach thiz morning and on the way out saw black bunny. I would imagine it was a pet that got out

Thank advisegirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

We almost turned around after not seeing much from the parking lot area. We asked a couple coming back if it was worth the walk down the hill and they assured us it was. Once we went around the first rock to the right we...More

Thank Teresa R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Driving from Tillamook to Astoria and pulling in anywhere with a view as we are East Coasters. The nice thing about Hug is the smaller parking area limits potentially the number of folk strolling the area if you are looking to get shots without random...More

Thank Marybeth S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great stop just south of Cannon Beach. There is a pretty beach with several sea caves in the cliff faces that are fun to explore - but watch the tides. There is a small waterfall just north of the parking lot and...More

Thank Geof J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best to go close to low tide to get the full effect. Neat bluffs, caves and a small waterfall. It is right outside of town to the south

Thank Leslie F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are into geology this a must see if you live in the Pacific Northwest. It is not a place that I would recommend for younger children, surfers or frolicking in the water.

Thank Kory R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of four (including two teenagers) loved exploring the caves. One cave is relatively deep (maybe 30 feet?); another is accessed by crawling in on your belly. The "road" that hugs the point leads to another larger and less crowded beach. The parking lot...More

Thank TouristInTuscany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We could have easily spent the whole day here. Excellent place to take photographs. The afternoon we stopped by there was heavy fog in the area and it was real cool seeing the fog wrap around the rocks on the beach. The sky over the...More

Thank Cruisin2Relax
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Response from bayouturtle | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure the official answer but we did see some people that started a fire inside one of the caves.