October 19, 2016
Tillamook County Pioneer Museum
The Tillamook County Pioneer Museum is located in downtown Tillamook.

Like stepping into a history book, spend an afternoon at the Tillamook County Pioneer Museum

Like a beacon as you enter into the area on Highway Six, this Tillamook Coast landmark fails to disappoint the local and visitor alike. Right in […]
August 9, 2016
Tom and the farm dog bringing in Italian Artichokes from the field. Photo credit: DeNoble Farms

Deep Soils and Salt Air – DeNoble Farms

Artichokes, like fresh crab, is a great food for a leisurely meal with company, and excellent dipped in melted butter. Eating an artichoke leaf by leaf […]
July 5, 2016
Honey bees on lavender
Honey bees on lavender. Photo credit: Trav Williams, Broken Banjo Photography

Oregon Coast Lavender: From overgrown property to scented crops

Stand still among the lavender, and you’ll hear the silvery warbles of songbirds and the gentle hum of honeybees, in the fields at Oregon Coast Lavender. […]
June 24, 2016
Tillamook County Library Bookmobile

The Tillamook County Library Bookmobile: Poetry in motion

For readers in rural areas of Tillamook County, Jessica Moran may be just be the most welcome sight in town. Four days a week – five […]
May 13, 2016

Top 5 Hot Dogs on the Tillamook Coast

Tillamook County might be known for its dairy, but sometimes all you really want is a great dog. So here are our top 5 picks for […]
May 10, 2016
Blackburn family with American Guinea Hogs

Slow Grows It is a farm and a philosophy for a Tillamook farming family

The name of their farm is “Slow Grows It,” a nod to the way they grow their heritage breed pork and cattle—with time and care. The […]
May 9, 2016
Fat tire bikes do well on wet and dry sand, surf and trail Writer Adam Sawyer takes a ride at Bayocean Spit

Bikes Built for the Beach

Bikes and the beach – a seemingly natural combination. But until recently the commingling of the two required almost perfect conditions. The sand had to be […]
November 12, 2015
Skyler Veek Lucky Bear Soap
Skyler Veek, Lucky Bear and a canine pal

Made by Nature; Blessed by Luck(y)

There is no escaping the fact that this success story begins in a dark place, in a ditch by the roadside in 2009 where a baby […]
October 26, 2015
Kayaking on Cape Meares Lake photo by Carrie Uffindell

Kayaking for Beginners on Tillamook’s Cape Meares Lake

I will not capsize, I will not capsize. This chant goes through my head as our charmingly grizzled guide Paul from Kayak Tillamook launches me and […]
August 27, 2015
Honey House Farms offers sweet tastings*

Tillamook Farmers Market

Brilliant red flowers caught my eye as I pulled up to the Tillamook Farmers Market. These bright bouquets were at the Farm Table, a shared booth […]