List of lighthouses on the Oregon Coast

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This is a complete list of existing public and private lighthouses on the Oregon Coast, in order from north to south. Not all of them are currently used for navigation.

Name Location Status Description Image
Tillamook Rock Light Cannon Beach/Seaside Deactivated 1957 Lit in 1881, operated until 1957; known as "Terrible Tilly" due to erratic weather conditions and the dangerous commute for keepers and suppliers. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) in 1981. USCG Tillamook Rock Lighthouse.jpg
Cape Meares Light Oceanside/Tillamook Deactivated Lit from 1890 to 1963. NRHP-listed in 1993. Cape Meares Lighthouse.jpg
Yaquina Head Light Newport Yaquina Head Lighthouse - Oregon.jpg
Yaquina Bay Light Newport Yaquina Bay Lighthouse, Newport, Oregon.jpg
Cleft of the Rock Light Yachats Private Cleft of the Rock Lighthouse.jpg
Heceta Head Light Florence Heceta Head Light - Oregon Coast.jpg
Umpqua River Light Winchester Bay Umpqua River lighthouse.jpg
Cape Arago Light Coos Bay Deactivated Added to NRHP list in 1993. Cape Arago Light.jpg
Coquille River Light Bandon Deactivated Added to NRHP list in 1974. Coquille River Light July 2009.jpg
Cape Blanco Light Port Orford PortOrfordORTrip 002 CapeBlancoLighthouse.jpg
Port of Brookings Light[1]
(Pelican Bay Light)
Brookings Private

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  • Illustrated map showing location, range, photos, height, visiting hours, etc.