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Explore the Pacific Northwest

With four miles of easily accessed sandy beaches, Cannon Beach is the perfect place to stroll, fly kites, walk your dog, build a sand castle, watch the sunset, check out the tide pools, or bird and whale watch. But if that’s not enough, here’s a list of things to see and do.

Cannon Beach Area Activities

Cannon Beach Chamber of Commerce
  • Sand Castle Contest
  • Spring Unveiling & Stormy Weather Arts Festivals
  • Savour Cannon Beach & Wine Walks
  • 4th of July Events
  • Performing Arts at Coaster Theatre Playhouse

Cannon Beach Conference Center
  • Offering a spiritual getaway for singles, couples, seniors and family. Many conferences are open to the public
  • CBCC 'Family Recreation Center' (1½ blocks south) is available to our guests on a limited basis.
  • Parent company of Ecola Creek Lodge.

Oregon State Parks
  • Ecola State Park - Magnificent panoramic views, great hiking trails to Crescent Beach, Indian Beach, and Tillamook Head.
  • Saddle Mountain - 2½ mile vigorous mountain hike with awesome views.
  • Oswald West State Park - Easy hiking trail, great surfing.
  • Hug Point - Tracks from the original coastal road are visible at low tide.
  • Ft. Stevens State Park - Visit the wreck of the Peter Iredale, the South Jetty, and the military battery.

Lewis & Clark National Park
  • Fort Clatsop
  • Fort to Sea Trail
  • Salt Works