Boardman Corridor South

Cape Ferrelo

  • Easy (three viewpoint walks)
  • 1.8 miles round trip
  • 100 feet elevation gain

  • Easy (Lone Ranch to Cape Ferrelo)
  • 2.4 miles round trip
  • 300 feet elevation gain

  • Moderate (Lone Ranch to Whaleshead)
  • 5.5 miles one way
  • 600 feet elevation gain

Although it’s possible to backpack the entire 12.7-mile length of Boardman State Scenic Corridor’s spectacular coast, most hikers take advantage of the trail’s frequent junctions with Highway 101 to plan shorter day trips. Below are suggestions for hikes in the park’s southern half.

Even if you’re just passing through, squeeze in time for …

This chapter taken from the book 100 Hikes/Travel Guide: Oregon Coast & Coast Range.

Whaleshead Beach