Along the Three Capes Scenic Route, with its lush coastal rainforest and breathtaking views, is the bayfront community of Netarts. Home to spectacular headlands and a pristine beachfront, visitors come to Netarts for its unmarred beauty and the invigorating outdoor activities it offers: crabbing, fishing, clamming, and even scuba diving. Didn’t get your crab today? Pick a live one from the tank at the historic general store.
Specializing in farm-to-table and sea-to-table, The Schooner Restaurant & Lounge serves delicious meals using the freshest local and seasonal ingredients. It is also popular for its outdoor grill, seating with spectacular views, and its full bar, which includes an extensive wine cellar. Foodies will enjoy taking a tour of Jacobsen Salt Company on Netarts Bay, where you can purchase gourmet sea salt from the source.
Nearby Cape Lookout State Park offers eight miles of hiking and walking trails. Come see native plants and trees up close in its natural beauty, and catch sight of whales as they migrate past the Tillamook Coast. The campground and day use area are very popular and offer easy beach access, cabins, yurts, and tent and RV sites. Beachcombing is very popular here, and it has historically been a great place to find glass ball floats.