Mile 227

Cape Foulweather, Rocky Creek
Lincoln County

Latitude: 44.774719963995
Longitude: -124.072649900480
  • Motor vehicle travel is prohibited from the Tillamook County-Lincoln County line (45° 02.6706', Mile 247), southerly to Yaquina Bay (44° 37.0374', Mile 215), except for the following locations within the corporate limits of Lincoln City:
    (A) A distance of 150 feet on each side of the westerly extension of North 35th Court;
    (B) A distance of 150 feet on each side of the westerly extension of North 15th Street.

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Cape Foulweather, Rocky Creek
Mile 227 Reports (6)


October 22, 2020 - heidilvz

There were 6 people present, 2 fishing and 3 surfers likely resting and waiting to go out again. The surfers were located at an establish fire pit where soil erosion progresses slowly due to use. There were very few birds and no other marine creatures observed. Overall the area appeared more

  • Soil slide-Ben Jones Bridge_22Oct20
  • Fire Pit_point 4_mile227
  • Tree stand_point 5_22Oct20


November 4, 2019 - heidilvz

Overall there has been few noticable changes since the last visit and the mile appears to have had light use. An additional fire pit in the rocks at point 2 and a new trail was observed halfway down the trail from the quarry pullout to point 4. The trail more

  • new trail_south of quarry_mile 227_04Nov19
May 28, 2019 - heidilvz

It was a cloudy cool morning with little human activity. There is little change from last observation witn the exception of a newly established fire ring. The are has seen light human use as evidenced from the trail conditions, obvious recent fire ring use. Dog tracks were only seen more

February 21, 2019 - heidilvz

It was a cold February morning with little animal and human activity. Access is limited to observation well back from the surf in most spots and the housing complex limits observation of around 40% of mile 227. In this initial visit there was no attempt to gain legal access more

  • Mile227 Map Observation Report 21feb19
  • PT1 Ben Jones Bridge Looking south
  • PT2 Ben Jones Bridge Turnout lookin SW
  • PT3 Rodea Point veg slump looking S
  • PT4 Fire ring looking W
  • PT5 Tree Stand
  • PT5 Trail to tree stand


July 18, 2018 - Jaymi Heimbuch

While there was plenty of activity by visiting tourists sightseeing at the viewpoints, there was little else to report. One house in the neighborhood is being remodeled/rennovated, which may or may not have an impact on the birds utilizing the nearby seastacks. No new errosion of any cliffside was more


February 16, 2009 - egret123
I haven't filed a report for probably 2 years (sorry!), but the mile looks exactly the same. It is a rugged, rocky outcropping throughout the mile and cannot be walked on the beach only above on the rocks. There has been some additional development on the north end of more