Cape Arago Lighthouse, Charleston

3.2
#14 of 14 in Historic Sites in Oregon Coast
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  • Really great views, nice short walks around and on a clear day some great photo opportunities. Well worth a trip to view and experience.  more »
  • Good far-off view of the lighthouse on the Cape Arago Highway towards Charleston. This the hardest to see of all the lighthouses we saw along the Oregon coast.  more »
  • we rent a beach house on lighthouse way every year and have a prime view of the cape arago lighthouse from the home, as well as the 'semi-private' beach. basically, that means private access through b...  more »
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  • Impossible to see. No signs, no directions, private property everywhere. IMHO an American treasure like this should be able to be seen at least. Whoever controls this lighthouse should be required to make it accessible. There's room for a road and parking to view it like the Nubble light in Maine. It's sad that this one is hidden and neglected.
  • Could not even access the lighthouse unless you trespass on private property. No trespassing signs posted. This lighthouse was listed in the ODOT travel magazine. They need to update their information
  • Its a beautiful lighthouse from the distance. Would be nicer if it wasn't behind a locked gate
  • It's gorgeous at Charleston, Oregon

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