This Quest is an easy, 60-minute walk on paved and dirt trails at Beverly Beach State Park, just six miles north of Newport. The Quest begins at the day-use area which is open from 6 am to 10 pm, and parking is free. Dogs are welcome in the park and on the trails, but they have to be leached at all times. Enjoy!
Newport (45 minutes): Explore the salt marsh and mudflat habitats of the Yaquina Bay Estuary. The trail offers beautiful views and lots of opportunities to observe birds and other estuarine inhabitants. Your journey begins at the HMSC Nature Trail entrance located between the Oregon Coast Aquarium and HMSC's back gate. Download PDF or Read on your Mobile Device