Giant Spruce Trail #1365

  

From the Cape Perpetua Visitor Center hike through the lush forest to a more than 500 year-old Sitka spruce tree. The trail parallels Cape Creek and goes through a forest that has many of the characteristics of an old-growth forest; lush ferns, nurse logs, and big trees. The giant spruce is more than 185 feet tall with a circumference of 40 feet.

  • 2 miles round trip from the Visitor Center
  • Easy 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 9/07/2018: Trail open.
Water: None
Restroom: Yes
Passes: Recreation pass or fee required at trailhead
Information Center: Central Coast Ranger District - Cape Perpetua Visitor Center or Waldport Office

General Information

Directions:

Access to this trail at Cape Perpetua Trailhead

 

 Trail Map (Geospatial PDF ~ 1.9 mb)

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Location

 
  Area/Length : 
1.0 mile one way

  Elevation : 
100 feet

 



https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/siuslaw/recreation/recarea/?recid=42297