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A cuddly pet- and family-friendly beauty that boasts a host of complimentary fun stuff like beach games, beach chairs and bikes for carousing around town on, among other things. Immaculate rooms - great sense of fun and quirkiness. Free wi-fi. There are also free movies. Small pet fee.

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.

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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.

 

Tour Oregon Coast Oyster Hatcheries, Forests and Agriculture

Published 07/26/2015 at 5:04 AM PDT
By Oregon Coast Beach Connection staff

(Oregon Coast) – Two tours happen in the coming weeks on central Oregon and then on the north Oregon coast which offer unique opportunities to look at the oysters you so love, as well as learn about how forest and agricultural practices interlink.

The first happens this coming weekend in the Tillamook area, while the second takes place just inland in Lincoln County.

August 2 brings the Tour of Tillamook Oyster Hatchery, Oyster Beds and Processing Plant to inland Tillamook County as well as on the beaches.

The oyster industry is an important part of Tillamook County and includes a number of farms, like J. Andy Oyster Company working out of Netarts Bay and downtown Tillamook, and one of the largest oyster hatcheries in the country, Whiskey Creek Shellfish Hatchery located along Netarts Bay.

If you are interested in understanding where the tasty critters on your dinner plate come from or just curious about oysters in general, you'll want to be on this free tour. It includes a stop at Whiskey Creek Shellfish Hatchery and a stop at J. Andy Oyster Company. A number of the sites visited on this tour are not normally open to the public and the tours are a rare opportunity to learn about the these facilities, the state of the art scientific research going on at the hatchery, and the issues faced by the shellfish industries and wild shellfish along the Pacific Northwest.

Tours will start from Blue Heron French Cheese Company located just north of downtown Tillamook on Highway 101 at 2001 Blue Heron Drive, Tillamook, Oregon. You may also want to try out some of Blue Heron's great lunch specials while there. A free shuttle service is provided by co-sponsor Tillamook EcoAdventures, LLC and will leave from Blue Heron French Cheese Company at 10 a. m. The estimated duration of the tour, including travel, is four hours. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

The contact to register yourself or a group tour is: smith_chrissy22@yahoo.com or phone at 541-231-8041.

The following weekend, it's the Oregon Small Woodlands Association and Farm Bureau Forestry and Agriculture Tour on August 8, through parts of Lincoln County a bit inland from the coastal beaches. It runs from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and registration is required. Admission is free and so is lunch.

The tour – put on by OSU - is in two parts, essentially: a focus on the wooded areas of the central Oregon coast and of the agricultural lands.

For the woods section of the tour, you'll learn about when to thin wooded area, a cut-to-length thinning demonstration and how to set up a variable retention riparian prescription. Also examined: options to minimize deer browse damage in a newly planted forest and how how history influences management options.

The agricultural tour focuses on grass fed beef operations, options for dealing with drought conditions, controlling elk with fencing and combining agriculture with forestry.

To register email oswaevents@gmail.com or call (503) 588-1813.

Directions: From Hwy 20, at Toledo Dairy Queen, travel North on Hwy 229 toward Siletz. Travel about 3 miles past Siletz to 381 Kosydar Road, Siletz, OR, where tour begins. Look for OSWA Tour signs. Buses will transport participants to other tour sites.

Tour Sponsors: Lincoln County Oregon Small Woodlands Association, Lincoln County Farm Bureau, Oregon Forest Resources Institute, OSU Forestry Extension, Oregon Department of Forestry, Oregon Tree Farm System, and Oregon’s Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI®) Implementation Committee.

More about Tillamook County and Netarts below, and at the Oceanside, Netarts Virtual Tour, Map.

 

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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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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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