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Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint

  COVID-19 Alert 05/14/20
Beach access and restroom are open for limited daytime use. Note: facilities may close without notice. Be prepared to turn around if crowded. Do not travel far to visit. Check our Park Status Map for a list of open parks and our FAQ page for details on this decision.

Major Features & Activities

  • Blue Indicates that some, but not all, facilities are accessible.
Major Features & Activities:
  • Hiking Trails
  • Picnicking
  • Restrooms Flush
  • Viewpoint (ADA)
  • Wildlife (ADA)
  • Beach Access
  • Fishing

COVID-19 UPDATE: Beach access and restroom are open for limited daytime use. Note: facilities may close without notice.

There is an American Indian legend about this spot. Some say they hear a maiden's voice on the wind, and standing on the cliff overlooking the ocean you can easily pick out the face on Face Rock. There is a well-kept trail to the beach, and several rocky intertidal areas to explore at low tide.