Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area, Pacific City

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Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area is a state park in Pacific City, Oregon, United States. Cape Kiwanda is on the Three Capes Scenic Route, which includes Cape Meares and Cape Lookout. Hiking to the top of Cape Kiwanda allows views of Nestucca Bay to the south and Cape Lookout to the north.A sea stack, named Chief Kiawanda Rock (note different spelling than Cape Kiwanda) is located 1/2mi southwest of the cape. It is one of three features along the Oregon Coast that are called "Haystack Rock," though the one in Cannon Beach is more widely known.
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  • Great checking it out after breakfast on the beach at the Pelican Pub... A super place to catch some photos with a good zoom.  more »
  • Cape Kiwanda is known for its high sand dunes where there were a lot of people who climbed. There are also some vehicles on the beach. In the season can the pressure here.
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  • We stop by every time we visit Pacific City. You don't have to be strong to climb this sand dune. If you go to back of the dune, there is switch back, it might be easier than going straight up. There ...  more »

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