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America's Largest Sea Cave, it's nothing short of wild!

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Sea Lion Caves Regional Map:

If You're Within a Few Hundred Miles of The Area...

Here are the local highways that most folks use to drive to Sea Lion Caves, many offer scenic vistas that are a treat for the eyes

Sea Lion Caves Regional Map

Sea Lion Caves

91560 Hwy. 101 N.
Florence, OR 97439
PHONE: 541-547-3111
FAX: 541.547.3545


Estimated Drive Time

  • 41 hours, 26 min from Chicago, IL
  • 1 hour, 50 min from Eugene, OR
  • 22 min from Florence, OR
  • 3 hours, 24 min from Portland, OR
  • 10 hours, 42 min from San Francisco, CA
  • 7 hours, 14 min from Seattle, WA

What Are The Hours?

We are open from 9 am to 4:00 pm. We do close at noon the day before Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve and we are closed all day Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Rare closures do occur due to weather conditions, so please phone ahead for details.

What is the cost of admission?

Adults: $16.00 each
Seniors: $15.00 each
Children* Ages 5 to 12: $10.00 each
Children* Ages 4 and younger: FREE
Parking: FREE!
*Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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A Cave of Wonder & Enchantment...

And, unsurprisingly, it is also a place that many of natures creatures call “home”...

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The Residents...

The caves are a wild place, and the animals that live there are “nothing short of wild” too...

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Sea Lion Caves residents

Florence, Oregon
Interactive Map...

So many things to see and do in the area, historic lighthouses to visit, whales to watch...

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