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10/16/2018 to 05/01/2019
Cape Meares winter hours are 7AM to 6PM. The Cape Meares Lighthouse gift shop is closed for the winter as well as tours of the tower. Be sure to check park alerts before visiting as severe winter weather can cause temporary closures.
10/12/2016 to 05/01/2019
The Three Cape Scenic Route is closed just north of Cape Meares. Visitors can still access Cape Meares State Scenic Viewpoint and Lighthouse by following Highway 131 through Netarts and Oceanside. From Oceanside follow the signs for Cape Meares. You will not be able to access Cape Meares State Scenic viewpoint from Bayocean Road. A mud slide has washed out the road between Cape Meares Lighthouse and Cape Meares Lake. The park grounds are open. The lighthouse and gift shop are open daily for tours from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (but closed for lunch from 2:00 - 2:30p.m.). The lighthouse will close for tours at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 29, 2018 for the winter season. Lighthouse grounds will remain open throughout the winter. Scheduled Spring opening for Lighthouse tours will be the first part of May 2019.