Travel Notice:

Travel Notice:

July 28, 2021 COVID Update: In response to a large jump in cases and hospitalizations and new national guidance calling for masking measures to prevent the spread of the highly transmissible Delta variant, the Oregon Health Authority is recommending universal mask use in public indoor settings throughout the state to protect Oregonians from COVID-19. Read more HERE! Please be patient as our community navigates this transitional time.


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Media & Press Information

This page is designed for members of the media seeking more information about the town of Cannon Beach and its surrounding areas. Below you will find documents that contain general information, community facts, an annual calendar of events, history timeline, more on prominent nearby natural attractions and current press releases. The downloadable photos are available for use in any editorial coverage of Cannon Beach. (Not for commercial use.)

Cannon Beach is one of the premier vacation destinations in the Northwest, a small town beach resort experience on the North Oregon Coast. It offers an unmatched combination of iconic Oregon Coast scenic sightseeing, immediate access to natural areas, outdoor recreation and high quality choices in lodging, dining and shopping. Cannon Beach is known as one of the Northwest’s top art towns and romantic getaway destinations. It is popular for its long stretch of sandy beach, scenic shoreline with rock formations like Haystack Rock and its small, picturesque, walk-able downtown, all within 80 miles of Portland. Use the links below to find out more about Cannon Beach and the surrounding areas.

If you have additional questions or would like to receive future press releases related to the town and local events, please contact the Chamber of Commerce at 503.436.2623 or

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