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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

Five Oregon Coast Beaches You Don't Know About
If you're looking for something a bit different on your next Oregon coast visit, or especially some place that's not so crowded. Oceanside, Pacific City, Yachats, Cannon Beach, Depoe Bay

More Help Needed for Oregon Coast King Tides Project
If you can get to the Oregon coast with a camera January 19-21, you can help. Science. Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Rockaway Beach, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Yachats

Cape Perpetua's Winter Walks and Talks on Central Oregon Coast
Just about every weekend in January features a new guest speaker and a special guided walk as part of its Winter Series. Yachats event, kids, Science

Video: Stunning Sights Just S. of Yachats, Central Oregon Coast
From Yachats down to Florence sits about 20 miles worth of jaw-dropping hidden spots. 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

Oregon Coast's Deadly and Ancient Beauty: Monuments of Fiery Destruction
23 Apr 2015 at 11:31am
According to Seaside-area geologist Tom Horning, Cascade Head ? near Lincoln City ? was its own volcano. So was Cape Perpetua near Yachats. It seems Cape Perpetua was a massive volcano likely fueled by the soft spot (where Yellowstone exists now).

Coffee and community
23 Apr 2015 at 4:06pm
YACHATS ? Growing up close to Boston, Deborah Gisetto always loved coffee houses and their importance to community and culture. ?The Green Dragon was a historic inn/coffee house in Boston ? it was there that they planned the famous Boston Tea Party ...

One-Hit Wonder
27 Apr 2015 at 1:58am
Rainfall totals show that it just clipped us with amounts fading north to south, from over a quarter inch in Lincoln City down to about a tenth in Yachats. By dusk, the light rain was history but the overcast hung on until around 4:00am when skies finally ...

Agate windows, decorative ideas: Yachats Agate Festival
15 Jan 2015 at 7:47am
Knock gray on its side by taking a trip to the coastal town of Yachats for the "FourthEver" Agate Festival, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 17-18, at the Yachats Commons, Highway 101 and West 4th Street. The festival lures in outdoor enthusiasts ...

Visit Yachats and fill up on crab
16 Jan 2015 at 1:11am
YACHATS ? The Yachats Lions Club's annual crab feed offers all the crab you can eat. Space is limited and the crab may be, too. If you would like to fill up on crab in a cafeteria-style setting on Saturday, Jan. 31, reserve your ticket now. Last year the ...

Man caught with stolen gun after Yachats burglary
22 Jan 2015 at 3:07am
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 ...

Yachats: It deserves more time than I could give it
1 Jul 2007 at 1:26am
Whoops! I ran out of time trying to see coastal Lincoln County in four days. It's hard to do Lincoln City or Newport justice in that amount of time, let alone have more than an hour left over to visit the Yachats Farmers Market on Sunday (my final Lincoln ...

Yachats: 'It's as pretty as any place you've ever seen'
12 Jan 2012 at 2:35am
YACHATS, Ore. -- "We like to think of ourselves as the home of the world's largest ocean," said Mayor Ron Brean, "but of course that's a big ocean, and it touches a lot of other places." Brean said initially he was surprised to find his fair city on the ...

Go Yachats marketing director named
16 Nov 2009 at 9:00am
Longtime Yachats resident Andrea Scharf has been named the marketing director of the city's Go Yachats program by the Yachats City Council. Go Yachats, funded from the Visitor Amenities Fund, which receives a portion of the local room tax, is a combination ...