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Cape Disappointment Lighthouse, Ilwaco

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Lighthouse Tourist Spot
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  • The view from the top is still great but, unfortunately the light itself is in poor condition. The hike is steep but short . It is part of the trail system so you owe it to yourself to swing by at lea...  more »
  • Very hilly climb and the lighthouse isn't open. Views of the mouth of the Columbia River are very nice. Only plus for taking the hike is passing by Dead Man's Cove, which is spectacular. Views of the ...  more »
  • Been at this light house a couple of times. Have to walk up a short walk way to the light house. Can walk around the light house and view the ocean.  more »
  • This is neat because it's a lighthouse, though if you are short on time the other lighthouse in the park is better in my opinion.
  • Nice views! Sadly you can't enter the lighthouse
  • Can someone please tell me what time it's open
  • The views were fine but they couldnt have made the lighthouse look any uglier or poorly maintained if they tried.
  • The oldest lighthouse on the west coast. Love the views from here!