7 days in Oregon Coast & Redwood National Park Itinerary

7 days in Oregon Coast & Redwood National Park Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States tour itinerary planner

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Cannon Beach
— 2 nights
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Newport
— 2 nights
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Redwood National Park
— 2 nights
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Cannon Beach

— 2 nights
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): appreciate the history behind Astoria Column. On the next day, stroll through Haystack Rock, kick back and relax at Cannon Beach, and then visit a coastal fixture at Tillamook Rock Light.

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Portland to Cannon Beach is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Portland in July: highs in Cannon Beach hover around 69°F, while lows dip to 55°F. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Mon) before leaving for Newport.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

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Newport

— 2 nights
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
On the 5th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area.

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Drive from Cannon Beach to Newport in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Cannon Beach in July, things will get little chillier in Newport: highs are around 63°F and lows about 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Newport

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Scenic Drive

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Redwood National Park

— 2 nights
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): trek along Redwood National Park. On your second day here, admire the majestic nature at Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park, then examine the collection at End of the Trail Museum, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Trees of Mystery.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Redwood National Park travel route site.

Traveling by car from Newport to Redwood National Park takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July, daytime highs in Redwood National Park are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. You'll set off for home on the 9th (Fri).

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Nature · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

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Oregon Coast travel guide

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State Parks · Beaches · Geologic Formations
The Beaver State
Saved from the pitfalls of modern urban development by government decisions made in the 1910s, the Oregon coast remains one of the country's most picturesque natural places to visit, featuring more than 80 state parks. Tourism from around the world thrives here all year long, with visitors eager to drive up and down this scenic stretch of the Pacific coastline, marked by rocky headlands and lush vegetation. Crossed by rivers and dotted with dense forests, the area offers nature lovers a chance to boat, fish, hike, and whale-watch. Start your Oregon vacation by exploring the northern end of the coastline, famous for its vibrant beach resorts and quaint seaside retreats.