Tillamook Coast Life

June 23, 2017
Menefee’s Feed Wagon
Menefee’s Feed Wagon is just one of the charming places to stop in Cloverdale.

It’s no secret, Cloverdale got its charm back

Thirty-five years ago when Tom Goodwin first discovered Cloverdale, he found a bustling little town with quaint storefronts and its own rolling river. It was, he thought, the […]
June 22, 2017

Top five children’s playgrounds on the Tillamook Coast

Sometimes after that long car ride from Portland to the Oregon Coast, the first thing you need to do is just let the kiddos run off some […]
June 19, 2017

Sheltered Nook: Try your hand at disc golf

Just north of the Kilchis Point Reserve sits the Sheltered Nook on Tillamook Bay. The Sheltered Nook itself is home to six fully furnished tiny homes that […]
June 15, 2017
Derby Dames

Tillamook Coast Derby Dames bring hard hits to the coast

What do you get when you mix a handful of newbie skaters, half a dozen bruises, and cleverly scary nicknames like Carnage a Trois? Tillamook Coast’s new […]
June 13, 2017
Kilchis Point trail

Tillamook Coast Activities for Families with Disabilities

ADA access, fun adventures along the Tillamook Coast A mile-long hike may be easy for one person, but out of the question for another. Just as […]
June 6, 2017

Tillamook Coast resident to thank for access to beaches

Today, along the California coastline long stretches of privately-owned sand are enjoyed by the few who can afford their staggering purchase prices. The public beaches are congested […]
June 5, 2017
“Six by Six” gallery

Summer pop up gallery is Rockaway Beach’s love letter

Find abandoned space. Remove debris and dust. Gussy up with new paint and lighting. Then, as if by magic, a gallery pops up! A new temporary photographic […]
May 31, 2017
Tillamook Farmers Market

Buy local, eat fresh at Tillamook Coast Farmers’ Markets

Who can pass up a Farmers’ Market? Fresh flowers, produce, locally-made products at the beach; it doesn’t get much better than that! With four different locations, there’s […]
May 15, 2017
Dunlins used to be called “Red-backed Sandpipers.”

Bird Migration

Some surprising visitors: bird migration The main northward push of shorebird migration on the Tillamook Coast is in May each year. The main migrants include Whimbrels, […]
May 11, 2017
Western Trillium or Wakerobin on Mt. Hebo

Flowers on Mt. Hebo

Spring brings wildflowers to Mt. Hebo Wildflowers and Vegetation, and where to find them on Mt. Hebo I drove up Mt. Hebo on May 3 to […]