- A shady spot, just off of the highway and a few feet from the sandy ocean beach. Take a lunch break on your way north or south on Highway 101. Kick off your shoes and leave them in the car ... you'll want to feel the sand between your toes and the waves lapping at your ankles.
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Arcadia Beach State Recreation Site
Vital stats: There is no fee to use this park. For information, call 1-800-551-6949.
Recreation - Arcadia Beach offers beach access, picnicking and fishing.
Climate - The Oregon coast receives abundant rainfall, mostly between October and April. July and August bring the best chance for clear days. Summer temperatures are normally moderate and almost never hot. Winter temperatures are normally cool at the lower elevations and cold at the higher elevations. Although snow is possible in the lowest elevations, it is infrequent and does not stay on the ground for long.
Arcadia Beach is located along Oregon's North Coast, off Highway 101, three miles south of the town of Cannon Beach.