Hug Point State Park, Cannon Beach

Must see · State Park · Nature / Park
Explore the sandy beach and the headlands of Hug Point State Park and discover tide pools, hidden sea caves, and a small seasonal waterfall. Visit at low tide and you can walk the old stagecoach road that hugs the rocky outcropping. Hills in the back grown with ferns and towering spruce trees offer great photo opportunities. This little wayside south of the famous Cannon Beach also boasts a large parking lot, public restrooms, short sloping walkway to the beach, and forested picnic areas. Always be aware of the tides. Put Hug Point State Park at the forefront of your travel plans using our Cannon Beach trip itinerary planning site.
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  • Great spot for the whole family! Tide pools, sea caves, interesting geology, and nice walk on the beach with few other people. Steep parking lot and stairs down to the beach. Looking at other’s...  more »
  • Loved this beach! A lot more room at spread out compared to Cannon Beach. Go during low tide to check out the tide pools.  more »

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