The north fork of the Nehalem River converges with Nehalem Bay near Nehalem. You can start at either the Nehalem or Wheeler Marina. It is a great paddle for beginners and intermediate paddlers who want to explore the scenic coastal waterways.
The perfect wave might last an average of only ten seconds, but that thrill has kept surfers meeting each swell with their boards for generations. In fact, the hunt for that once-in-a-lifetime wave is almost a sport in itself. And this is what keeps surfing Oregon so much fun and bringing wave enthusiasts back to Pacific City time and time again.