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Cooks Ridge And Discovery Loop Cape Perpetua

Exploring the Cape Perpetua region's trails
Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 6.8 miles
Duration: Half day
Family Friendly

Overview :  This is a fun loop hike rich in natural history information of the Oregon Coast region. You'll pass through spruce forests with views... more »

Tips:  The Cape Perpetua Visitor Center is about a 30 minute drive south of Newport on Highway 101.

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Points of Interest

Head down the entrance road and keep an eye out for a trail that follows the road south through the woods. You'll get occasional views of the ocean along the way.

2. Interpretive Signs

You'll see many of these signs along this trail. They will tell you the natural history of the area.

3. Discovery Loop Trail

This is a very short loop trail with many more interpretive signs. You can take this or choose to bypass it.