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All rooms are immaculate and have TV’s, VCR’s and in-room phones w/ data ports. Oceanfronts have queen bed, a double hide-a-bed, kitchen, cozy firelog fireplace and private deck. Both types sleep up to four people. Others are appointed for a two-person romantic getaway, yet still perfect for those on a budget. Elaborate oceanfront Jacuzzi suite has two bedrooms, kitchen, double hide-a-bed, fireplace and private deck, sleeping as many as six. For family reunions or large gatherings such as weddings, some rooms can connect to create two-room and three-room suites. Some rooms pet friendly

Perfect for large family vacations all the way down to a getaway lodging for two - with over 25 vacation rental homes to choose from. A breathtaking collection of craftsman or traditional beachfront homes, or oceanview houses – from one to seven bedrooms. In various areas of Lincoln City and overlooking the beach, with some in Depoe Bay. All kinds of amenities are available, like hot tubs, decks, BBQ, rock fireplaces, beamed ceilings and more. Some are new, some are historic charmers.

Feed the seals! One of the oldest aquariums in the U.S. is here in Seaside, Oregon, right on the Promenade

Literally over 100 homes available as vacation rentals – all distinctive and carefully selected to be special. Find them in Yachats, Waldport, Newport, Nye Beach, Otter Rock, Depoe Bay, Gleneden Beach, Lincoln Beach, Lincoln City, Neskowin, Pacific City, Tierra Del Mar and Rockaway Beach. Some pet friendly.

Inn at Wecoma Lincoln City.  Sleek, modern design w some partial ocean views, balconies and fireplaces. Spacious guestrooms w/ microwave, refrigerator, coffeemaker, free continental breakfast.  Indoor pool and a hot tub. W-fi, fitness room, business center, and located within walking distance to finest restaurants. 867-sq-foot conference room for business meetings or large social events. Some pet friendly.

Suites, duplex units, houses for 2-8 people. Close to everything. All units w/ kitchens; many have fireplaces, decks, jetted tubs. Robes, slippers, luxury bath amenities and more. Award-winning flowers. Featured on Travel Channel.

Presentation Shows Beauty and Beast of Oregon Coast Geology

Published 10/31/2014

(Yachats, Oregon) – The title is Beauty and the Beast, but he subject is far from Disney-esque. In fact, it's more about fiery lava flows and scary waves from the ocean deep. OSU Geosciences Professor Bob Lillie will give a presentation on earthquakes and tsunamis of the Oregon coast on November 15 at the Cape Perpetua Visitors Center Theater. It starts at 1 p.m.

“The same geological forces that threaten our lives with earthquakes and tsunamis also nourish our spirits by creating the magnificent coastline of the Pacific Northwest,” Lillie has said in the past.

This presentation reveals the dynamic landscape of Oregon's coast and its impact on scientific, cultural and societal issues. This region has a wealth of dramatic landscapes - Cape Arago, Cape Perpetua, Yaquina Head, Cape Lookout, and Cannon Beach, to name just a few - that are preserved and showcased as national forests, state parks and other special places.

Such beauty was formed, and is continually modified, by geological processes that also unleash the beast of earthquakes, tsunamis, and landslides.

This 'Beauty and the Beast' story is vital to help the public enjoy scenic destinations along the Oregon Coast, appreciate how geology relates to the Coast's natural and cultural history, and understand how individuals and communities might mitigate the impacts of geological hazards.

Lillie's past presentations are many, covering a diverse range of geologic subjects. He often teaches others how to teach coastal geology and science to the public – a valuable skill for the tourism industry along the Oregon coast but in many other tourist hotspots around the Northwest as well.

Some of his previous discussions centered around this idea: “Speeding up the geological clock along the Oregon Coast reveals Earth becoming fluid as the sea itself.” He then proceeds to show just that by taking you all over time and space, looking not only millions and millions of years in the past but also wandering from the coast to eastern Oregon, then to mountains in northern Washington and all the way out to Yellowstone National Park.

There are distinct and surprising links between areas seemingly completely unconnected to each other, such as a massive hole in the Earth's crust that now produces the geysers at Yellowstone, but some 45 million years ago was responsible for many of the lava flows that created major coastal landmarks we're all familiar with. Yaquina Head, Cannon Beach, Cape Meares and many others poured from that leak of lava.

Lillie also talks about the surprising journeys that grains of sand make. For instance, he shows how granules can be eroded out the Olympic Mountains in Washington but eventually wind up as sand on the Oregon coast.

The center is about three miles south of Yachats, Oregon. Call 541-547-3289 for more information.

More about this area just south of Yachats at the Upper Lane County Virtual Tour, Map, as well as below.

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A famous little family eatery where the seafood practically gets shuffled from the sea straight into your mouth. Soups and salads include many seafood specialties, including cioppino, chowders, crab Louie and cheese breads. Fish 'n' chips come w/ various fish. Seafood sandwiches with shrimp, tuna or crab, as well as burgers. Dinners like pan fried oysters, fillets of salmon or halibut, sautéed scallops.

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Pacific City, Oregon


Breathtaking high panoramic beach views from oceanfront rooms, spacious family suites & fully equipped cottages.  Known for gracious hospitality, the sparkling clean Sea Horse features a heated indoor pool, dramatic oceanfront spa, great whale watching, free deluxe continental breakfast, conference room, free casino shuttle & HBO.  Fireplaces, private decks and spas are available in select rooms.  Close to shops, golf, fishing & restaurants.  Pets are welcome in select rooms.  Senior discounts.  Kids 18 and under stay free in their parent's room.  Very attractive rates.
Lincoln City’s only resort hotel built right on the beach with all oceanfront rooms - nestled against a rugged cliffside overlooking a soft, sandy beach. Dine in penthouse restaurant and bar, for casual meal or candlelight dinner. An array of seafood specialties, juicy steaks and other Northwest favorites, including decadent Sunday buffet. Rooms range from bedrooms to studios to 1-bedroom suites with microwaves and refrigerators to full kitchens. Also, wi-fi, spa, saunas, exercise room and year-round heated swimming pool. Kids will love the game room and easy beach access. Full-service conference/meeting rooms for that inspirational retreat; extensive wedding possibilities.

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