Description - 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.
Copyright: Oregon State Parks
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
- There is a well-kept trail to the beach, and several rocky intertidal areas to explore at low tide.
Vital Stats: There is no fee to use this park.
Recreation - Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint offers opportunities for hiking, beachcombing, viewing marine wildlife, fishing and viewing scenery.
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.
Face Rock is located on the South Coast, off U.S. Highway 101, 1 mile southwest of Bandon.