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Memorial Weekend Highlights, Oregon Coast Travel Tricks, Advice
Beware of certain traffic issues, speed traps, lodging prices, how to dress for vacation success - and event highlights. Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Tillamook, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Yachats

Oregon Coast Photo Contest and Classes
Show your love of marine reserves at Manzanita, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Yachats and Coos Bay and maybe win some prizes; photo classes through summer. Manzanita events, Lincoln City events, Yachats events

Fab Auto Tours of Central Oregon Coast: Scenery That Drives You Wild
Two such amazing tours sit side by side between Yachats and Florence, stunning sights. Travel tips

Central Oregon Coast Bird Opps Include Field Trip, Bird Count
Are there not enough coastal birds in your life? Three events in Newport and Yachats will fill that need in May. Newport events, Yachats events

Killer Whales Play and Pose for Pictures Off Central Oregon Coast
These kinds of whales are smaller and more shark-like in appearance, hang out in smaller groups, and they come here chasing baby whales and seals and sea lions. Depoe Bay, Newport, Yachats

Killer Whales All Over Oregon Coast, Grays Aplenty
Orcas are spotted in various spots while gray whale sightings are up. Kids, Newport, Depoe Bay, Mananita, Cannon Beach, Seaside, Pacific City, Oceanside, Yachats, Rockaway Beach, attractions

Weird Travel News: Oregon Coast Beaches That Make Odd Noises, Video
One of the more mysterious delights of the Oregon coast is an unknown little wonder called 'magic rocks' on some beaches. Travel tips, Oceanside, Newport, Manzanita, Yachats

Ten Mind-Blowing Spring Break Stretches of Oregon Coast
Up for some adventure this spring vacation? Even the smallest area can yield a hundred delights. Oceanside, Manzanita, Yachats, Newport, Depoe Bay, Seaside. Travel tips

Five Oregon Coast Beach Burghs With Engaging Charm
Sometimes, the best of the beach trip comes in smaller packages. Travel tips, Newport, Yachats, Pacific City, Cannon Beach, Wheeler, Manzanita

Oregon Coast Beach Cleanup Needs Volunteers at End of March
Saturday, March 28 is the day thousands of Oregonians mobilize across the state, from inland rivers to Oregon coast beaches. Kids Seaside events, Newport events, Lincoln City events, Yachats events, Manzanita events, Pacific City events

Seven Bizarre Basalt Wonders of the Oregon Coast
All that freaky and funky geology is particularly driven home by some of the truly astounding formations. Newport, Yachats, Travel Tips, attractions, Oceanside, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Depoe Bay, Manzanita

Help Needed for Final Surge of Oregon Coast King Tides Project
There is still a chance for anyone with a camera and a curiosity about the future of the Oregon coast to participate. Science. Seaside events, Lincoln City events, Newport events, Yachats, Pacific City events

Video: Wild Watery Geyser of Cook's Chasm, Oregon Coast
The spouting horn at Cook's Chasm is right at the Lane County and Lincoln County line, a few miles south of Yachats. Attractions, kids

 

See More about the area at the Yachats, Oregon Virtual Tour, Map (below) and the Upper Lane County Virtual Tour, Map for beaches nearby like Strawberry Hill, Bob Creek, Ocean Beach Picnic Ground, Cape Perpetua, Neptune, Cook's Chasm and more

 

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Yachats News Updates: Local Yachats, Oregon News

Four Amazing Oregon Coast Places to Hide from Crowds
21 May 2015 at 11:32pm
Ocean Beach Picnic Ground About halfway between Florence and Yachats ? which is approximately 20 miles ? you'll find the oasis of Ocean Beach Picnic Ground. Even on seriously busy weekends, much of this stretch receives little to no activity.

Spring Arts & Crafts Festival held in Yachats
20 May 2015 at 6:34am
YACHATS ? Artisans and crafters from all over the Pacific Northwest will be sharing their talents during the 18th annual Spring Arts & Crafts Festival inside Yachats Commons, 441 U. S. Highway 101, in Yachats. Festival hours will be 10 a.m.-4 p.m ...

MEMORIAL DAY AT YACHATS: 18th Annual Spring Arts and Crafts Festival
18 May 2015 at 5:01am
The 18th Annual Spring Arts and Crafts Festival by Crafts on the Coast takes place Memorial Day weekend from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 23 and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 24, inside the Yachats Commons located at 441 Hwy 101 and N 4th Street in ...

Last minute campsites for Memorial Day Weekend; where to look
21 May 2015 at 8:56am
That was a link to a story I wrote about them. On the Oregon coast, state park campgrounds that do not take reservations include Washburne Memorial south of Yachats and Cape Blanco near Port Orford. The ranger I spoke with at Washburne said that the Friday ...

Documentary to be shown in Yachats
14 May 2015 at 4:00pm
A screening of the documentary film, ?The Power of the Heart,? will take place Monday, May 18, at 6:30 p.m. at the Yachats Commons. The film has been released in conjunction with the book, ?The Power of the Heart,? which has been translated into 20 ...

South Eugene High School to dedicate memorial courtyard inspired by 2 teens? ...
21 May 2015 at 3:44am
They were killed on Feb. 5, 2011, swept into the ocean by a sneaker wave near Yachats while on an outing for the annual Mr. Axeman Pageant. ?It has been a hard season with many of Connor?s classmates graduating from college ? as much as I am proud of ...

Explore Cape Perpetua's hidden canyons
20 May 2015 at 8:48am
Old-growth forest, ocean views and solitude. Those three elements usually make for a great hike, and that's certainly the case in the mist-shrouded canyon of Gwynn Creek south of Cape Perpetua and Yachats. The Cape Perpetua area is best-known for ...

Paying the Bill
16 May 2015 at 1:01am
Summary: If drizzle falls long enough, it starts to add up. Precipitation totals of about a tenth of an inch have been recorded since yesterday morning with Yachats receiving the most and Newport the least. Cooler temperatures reigned, too, as even Lincoln ...

Man caught with stolen gun after Yachats burglary
22 Jan 2015 at 3:27am
YACHATS, Ore. ? Deputies caught a Yachats man with a stolen firearm Wednesday night about a half-hour after a homeowner reported that the gun was taken during a burglary, the Lincoln County Sheriff?s Office said. Deputies started their investigation at ...