Cape Meares Lighthouse Trails

The Lighthouse Trail

A wide, asphalt trail, that is wheelchair accessible, provides easy access to the lighthouse. However, please be advised the steepness of the path affects the walk back to the parking lot and can make it a bit challenging. 

There is an alternative return path to the south, where you may enjoy the scenery.

 Benches are conveniently located along the path to enjoy the views of the Three Arch Rocks Wildlife Refuge.  

Big Sitka Spruce

The trail head to the Big Sitka Spruce is located neare the park entrance.  Parking is available to the right of the trail.  

Octopus Trail

 The octopus tree trail is located off the parking lot as you driive in.  

Picnic Area

A picnic area that can accommodate families, friends, or small groups is located adjacent to the parking area.

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