Walks: Wildlife

Walks that feature wildlife viewing

Looking for a walk that features wildlife viewing?

Below are all 100 Steps options starting with the newest additions. You can learn about terrain, distance, seating, and more when you choose to view an individual walk.

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Strawberry Hill Wayside

♫ Strawberry hill forever… ♪ My husband whistles or sings this each time we pass the sign for Strawberry Hill Wayside. So accustomed am I to this musical outburst of modified lyrics, even if he didn’t make a peep the song would begin whirling through… 

Sea Lion Caves

I have to disagree with Ylvis…I’d say the seal goes “ar ar ar” rather than “ow ow ow” (but perhaps Norwegian seals speak differently).  You can decide for yourself if you visit the Sea Lion Caves in Oregon between Florence and Yachats. Our excursion was… 

Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area

There’s no guarantee you’ll see elk at the Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area, but if you look carefully chances are good you will at least glimpse some in the distance.  If you’re lucky, like the day my husband and I visited in June, you’ll see… 

Elkton Butterfly Pavilion

Charming, instructive, friendly, colorful, fragrant, relaxing – all describe this delectable slice of cultivated nature. You can easily spend several delightful hours amongst flora and butterflies. … 

Cape Arago State Park

Cape Arago State Park offers panoramic views of the three separate coves that surround it and the broad span of ocean beyond. It has a more rugged and desolate feel than the nearby Sunset Bay and Shore Acres state parks. The beaches below the cliffs are common…