Tillamook Coast

October 20, 2017
Laneda Ave

Looking Back: The Manzanita Tornado

Words like ‘quaint’ and ‘charming’ are often the first that come to mind when Manzanita. It’s a little coastal gem with inviting shops, restaurants and lodging. […]
October 19, 2017

Top 5 Spooky Places on the Tillamook Coast

Top 5 Spooky Places on the Tillamook Coast There is something incredibly spooky about the low-hanging fog and screeching winds that bombard the Oregon Coast this […]
September 12, 2017
Rockaway Beach International Police Museum

International Police Museum, Rockaway Beach

Thanks to the extensive collection of law enforcement memorabilia shared by retired Chief of Police Ed Wortman, the International Police Museum next door to the police station in Rockaway Beach is a fun, informative and interactive experience the whole family will enjoy.
August 31, 2017

Top 5 Kid Friendly Adventures

It’s back to school time, but that doesn’t mean the family fun has to stop! Take the kids for a guided “Rain Forest Walk” at the […]
April 8, 2017
Tillamook Coast Camps

Coastal camps: Summertime enrichment for the kids

Planning on a family vacation on the Tillamook Coast this summer? If you’d like kid-free time or some summertime enrichment, consider giving your children a coastal […]
November 16, 2016
Emergency Prepardness
Gordon McCraw be prepared

Gordon, Tillamook Coast’s Go-To Weather Guy

The locals give him near-celebrity status—especially during the winter months.  Some call him the local weather guy, or the storm guru, or the roads guy. Most […]
September 18, 2016
View from the King Mountain Trail summit

Thigh pumper Kings Mountain trail in the Tillamook State Forest rewards with a view: Pacific Ocean to Mt. Hood

The segment of Oregon Coast Range that occupies Tillamook County is home to a broad spectrum of trails that cater to most, if not all, levels […]
August 11, 2016
Imagine Neahkahnie Mountain as the backdrop to you wedding vows

Sand between your toes makes a wedding to remember

Asking for someone’s hand in marriage is one of life’s most important decisions. With the Tillamook Coast serving as a background, you’ll ensure that one of […]
August 10, 2016
Pacific City's Haystack Rock looms in the distance as a dory rides the waves west from the beach at Cape Kiwanda. Photo credit: Sandy Weedman

Pacific City dory fleet rolls with the tide

Since the early 1900s, the Pacific City dory fleet has bucked regional seafaring fishing norms as well as one incoming wave after another, launching its singular, […]
June 25, 2016
Polished stones on display in Cape Meares

5 Easy Steps for Polishing Beach Rocks at Home

When I was a little girl, I loved hunting for agates on the Oregon Coast and I always kept my eyes peeled specifically for rocks that […]