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Heceta Head Trail

 5.0 (2)

1.6 Miles 2.6 Kilometers


75%

Runnable

354' 108 m

Ascent

-538' -164 m

Descent

11%

Avg Grade (6°)

34%

Max Grade (19°)

516' 157 m

High

22' 7 m

Low

Shared By Casey Tucker

Conditions


All Clear 37 days ago
Dry, Some Mud, Fallen Trees: It's nice and clear! If you decide to run it like me just watch your footing cause there's lots of stuff to make you trip History

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Experience amazing views of both land and sea.

Casey Tucker

Dogs Leashed

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Views · Wildlife

Runner Notes

I wouldn't recommend this run, unless you like lots of roots, mud, and slick spots.

Description

Plan on stopping at the lighthouse for a tour and a view of the bay. The trail can be very slick due to the moisture, so I would recommend a running stick to anyone prone to hurt knees or ankles.

This trail can be combined with an out and back on the Hobbit Trail for a pleasant oceanside experience.

Flora & Fauna

Ferns, moss, maple trees, and oak grow in this area.

Contacts

Land Manager: Oregon State Parks

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