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Arch Cape Tunnel

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Arch Cape Tunnel

South portal with the Pacific to the west.

Photo taken by Mike Goff in May 2017

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BH Photo #408060

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under Arch Cape on US 101
Location
Clatsop County, Oregon
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 1,228.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.80245, -123.96559   (decimal degrees)
45°48'09" N, 123°57'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/424966/5072552 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Arch Cape
Inventory numbers
OR 02247 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 29902 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
5,000

Categories 

Built 1937 (719)
Built during 1930s (10,670)
Clatsop County, Oregon (31)
Have street view (22,459)
Open (36,830)
Oregon (873)
Owned by state (13,861)
Total length 1000-2500 feet (1,690)
Tunnel (1,154)
US 101 (104)

Update Log 

  • October 30, 2017: New photo from Mike Goff
  • April 27, 2010: New Street View added by Michael Goff
  • August 5, 2009: New photos from Michael Goff

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com