Virtual tour of Lincoln City, on the Oregon Coast, including Neskowin and Cascade Head

LINCOLN CITY VIRTUAL TOUR, MAPS: Beaches, Attractions, Travel Info and Inland 101 - Pictures, Photos of Lincoln City, Neskowin: Lincoln City, Oregon Coast Blog - Lincoln City Map, Milepost Guide

Beginning at Highway 101 just south of Tillamook, through the "Corridor of Mystery," Neskowin, Cascade Head and Lincoln City beaches, mileposts, landmarks - in dozens of Oregon Coast pictures, photos Go to Lincoln City, Oregon Map

Roads End State Rec Site - Northern Lincoln City, Hidden - Grace Hammond - D River - Nelscott - Siletz Bay, Taft

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Countryscape Near Tillamook Just outside Tillamook you'll find plenty of pastoral coast range scenes - Near MP 90


Winema Beach Near Lincoln City sweeping cliffs, dense forest and occasional glimpses of the ocean from high spots - Near MP 94


Winema Beach Hidden Spot an intriguing mixture of a clandestine beach spot


Winema Beach Rocky Features More oddball features pop up between the rocky blob and the cliff face - Near MP 94

Winema Beach More oddball features pop up between the rocky blob and the cliff face


Winema Beach Big Blob More oddball features pop up between the rocky blob and the cliff face


Winema Beach, Nestucca Bay After about a mile or so, the beach ends abruptly at the southern end of Nestucca Bay - Near MP 94


Corridor of Mystery Viewpoint Just a tad bit south of MP 94 sits Winema Wayfinding Point, where you can stop and take in the sprawling vista of beach and sea - Near MP 94

Neskowin Entrance At MP 98, the picturesque and engaging village of Neskowin - Near MP 98


Neskowin + Proposal Rock Short walk to the beach and its slightly unusual dark grains of sand; oddities of Proposal Rock


Neskowin- Hole in Proposal Rock Explore the base of Proposal Rock, and you'll find intriguing little features abound - Near MP 98


Neskowin: Big Calm Beach Sands uninturrupted from the bottom of Cascade Head to the edge of the Nestucca Ba

Neskowin Ghost Forest Stump - 2,000-year-old wonder of geology - Near MP 98


Neskowin Ghost Forest They look somewhat like old, ragged pilings leftover from something manmade


Neskowin Secret Acceses Northern beach accesses of Neskowin and more secrets


Neskowin Secret Beach Coarser grains of sand, seashells abound

More Neskowin Secrets In the distance, Cascade Head is encased in mist


Cascade Head - Take Three Rocks Road to one of the major trailheads - Near MP 99


Roads End Paradise Wizard Rock, other wonders of the cliffs; legends of the cave - Near MP 111


Roads End State Rec Site Sand and driftwood make for inspirations for all sorts of beachy creations

Roads End State Park - The hidden Oregon coast cove, intriguing surf


Roads End State Recreation Site Landmarks, Beaches, Structures Unobstructed views at the north end of Lincoln City - Near MP 111


Secret Trail in NW Lincoln City
One deliciously, extremely clandestine beach access at the northern end of town

Hidden Spot in NW Lincoln City
Along the way, there's another tunnel-like path

More Lincoln City Hidden Spot
You exit the entrance to a bundle of large rocks and a stream running into the sand - Near MP 112
Hidden Access in NW Lincoln City
More beachy fun abounds at this insanely pretty place
Tour Another Hidden Access
At the end of 40th lies a tiny beach access - Near MP 113
Lincoln City - Beach at End of NW 40th
You'll find some rather dramatic rock structures poking out of the sand - Near MP 112

Lincoln City Beaches at End of NW 40th
Picturesque moments at this crystalline, pristine beach
Grace Hammond Access (NW 35th)
Slight secret, with a memorial to pets

Clifftop Drive The road in this part of Lincoln City rises, extraordinary views


Lincoln City Landmarks - the Subtle Central Oregon Coast Lincoln City didn't exist before 1964

NW 26th St. Access at Lincoln City

More on NW 26th Access soon


Mystery Involves Giant Skeleton, Pirate Ship near Lincoln City


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Keystone Has the Key to Oregon Coast Oceanfront Condo Wave Drama

Oceanlake Beach Access, Lincoln City: NW 21st, Stairway

More on NW 21st Street, Oceanlake Beach Access Soon


Ester Lee Motel


Long, Long Stairways Some of the more striking accesses is at the bottom of NW 21st (Oceanlake access) and NW 26th - Near MP 113

Ramp at NW 15th Vehicles are allowed on beach some months


A1 Beach Rentals, Lincoln City


Ramp at NW 15th (and ghost) Silly moments of trying to fake the paranormal


D River State Rec Site: Shortest in the World? What really happened with Guiness Book of World Records - Near MP 115

Looking Glass Inn


Lincoln City Side Trip: Five Fanatastic Beaches and their Fancy Digs


Pelican Shores Inn


D River State Recreation Site View Point, Giant Kites
- Sightseeing before and after dark - Near MP 115

D River State Recreation Site Sandy Beach
The big attraction at D River is, of course, the beach

Shopping Near D River A whole horde of shops lurk along 101 in Lincoln City - Near MP 115


SW 11th Access, Canyon Drive Park Take SW 11th to the west until it dead-ends next to Canyon Drive Park

Nelscott Area Tour
You’ll find one of the more prominent beach accesses of the area


Nelscott District and Beaches
To the south you’ll find some fun rock structures for climbing

  Nelscott Beach - Otherwise Known as SW 33rd St. Access  
SW 35th Access: History, Joe the Sea Lion

More on Lincoln City's SW 33rd and SW 35th access soon  
Sands and Sights Nelscott Area
Humans aren't the only ones enjoying sunsets in Lincoln City

Walking Lincoln City's Siletz Bay and Its Oddities, Video


Just Above Siletz Bay There's a secret viewpoint lying along the northern edge of the Taft neighborhood

Siletz Bay Strange Features Driftwood of all shapes and sizes is a staple here - Near MP 118


Taft and Siletz Bay, Seals and Wildlife
Abundance of seals, other intriguing finds on the beach

Taft and Siletz Bay
Information kiosks and other facilities are found here - Near MP 118

End of the Bay Josephine Young Park is one seriously unknown park

Take the Digital Walking Tour of Lincoln City - A Glimpse of Each Beach Access


Lincoln City Hotels, Lodging, Motels

  Get the Lincoln City Book - Every Beach Access, History, Odd Facts, Fun Finds  

Weird Tales of Pixieland, Central Oregon Coast History

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Pelican Shores Inn. Every room a fabulous view. Renovated suites, some w/ oceanfront patios or gas fireplaces, w/ free Wi-Fi, DVD players, and kitchens. King studios w/ sliding glass doors to oceanfront patios also. One-bdrm oceanfront suites include a separate bedroom, kitchen. Other suites w/ 2 bedrooms, living area, two bathrooms and more. Heated indoor pool, complimentary continental breakfast, DVD’s for rent, guest laundry, and barbecues. 2645 NW Inlet Ave. 800-705-5505.

Keystone Vacation Rentals - Depoe Bay and Lincoln City. Luxury oceanfront condos in Depoe Bay and Lincoln City. Beachfront or up high at whale watching vantage points. Often w/ private hot tubs, wi-fi, access to indoor pools and even a theater. Most sleep four. Other highlights include gourmet kitchens, river rock fireplace, plasma TV, washers and dryers, fitness center, pool table, beach patio, BBQ, covered parking, massage chair. Some have access to a conference room. Depoe Bay and Lincoln City. (503) 443-1414).

A1 Beach Rentals, Lincoln City. 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. Lincoln City, Oregon. 1-(503)-232-5984.
Whistling Winds Motel, Lincoln City. Nestled quietly in a Lincoln City residential neighborhood, w/ hefty dose of historic charm and a sense woodsy yet modern chic. Fifteen romantic units; spectacular weekend with that special someone or the whole family. Some rooms are pet friendly. Indulge in the fireplace suite, or rooms featuring vaulted ceilings, warm rich wood and walls, Jacuzzis, hand built river rock fireplace or a fully equipped kitchen. It's vintage at its best and most enduring. 866-384-9346 3264 NW Jetty Ave, Lincoln City, Oregon.
lincoln city lodging, motelInn at Wecoma. Stunning renovations, w/ sleek, modern design, 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, plus massive grand suite. 867-sq-foot conference room for business meetings or large social events. Some pet friendly. 945 NW Hwy 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 800-452-8981.
Coho Oceanfront Lodge. Overlooking the Pacific; upscale, luxury hotel w/ some pet friendly. Jacuzzi, sauna, indoor heated pool, in-room massage, wifi, fitness room. Studios w/ balcony, deluxe suites for small families, couples. Suites designed for kids; big suites for larger families up to eight; fireplace suites too. Luxury suites available. Free continental breakfast. 1635 Northwest Harbor Ave. Lincoln City, Oregon. 800 848 7006.
Ester Lee Motel.Spectacular oceanfront views, all unique rooms or cottages. Motel units sleep from two to four people; some full kitchens. All motel units w/ gas fireplaces. Some cottages w. full kitchen, or one or two bedrooms. Some cottages pet friendly. Most units free wi-fi, fireplaces; coffee, TV and DVD. Large library of over 300 DVDs, plus books in the lobby. One Jacuzzi cottage. Paved path to beach. 3803 S.W. Hwy. 101, Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-3606.
Looking Glass Inn. In Taft District, across from Siletz Bay. Cape Cod-style inn, close to shopping, bay and famous restaurants. Whirlpool suites, one bedroom deluxe suites, two-bedroom fireplace suites or a suite w/ living area and two bedrooms. Many w/ beautiful bay and ocean views and spacious layouts. Whirlpools, gas fireplaces, kitchens and some rooms with decks. Complimentary continental breakfast, wi-fi. Some pet friendly. 861 SW 51st Ave. Lincoln City, Oregon. 800-843-4940.
Surfland (formerly Nordic Inn). Each room has a view, balcony and is on the ocean. Private beach access. Huge sundeck. Amenities: large oceanview pool, spa and two saunas, Jacuzzi, kitchen and fireplace suites available. Free continental breakfast, refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker, hairdryer, DVD player in every room. A nice library of DVDs and free wi-wi, and some rooms pet friendly. 2133 NW Inlet Ave. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-8145. Website here.
Coastal Inn. A remodeled inn that is affordable on any budget, among Lincoln City’s most colorful accommodations. Exceptionally clean with excellent service, it’s like a boutique hotel. Each room offers a 32-inch flat screen TV, coffee maker, microwave, air conditioning and free high speed wi-fi. 24 hour front desk. Rooms w/ one queen bed, king bed room, two queen beds, or each type of room with a balcony. Pet-friendly. 541-994-5281. 1713 NW 21st Street, Lincoln City, Oregon. Coastal Inn Website
Seagull Beachfront Motel. A beachy and historic vibe that is getting a modern new twist. You're completely oceanfront and on a bluff; budget price. Some large kitchen units, a cottage, rooms with private hot tubs, lovely view of the surf. Large viewing deck. Amenities: Keurig coffeemaker, refrigerator, microwaves, color TV. Rooms sleep between 2 to 6 people. 100% smoke free and pet-friendly. 1511 NW Harbor Ave. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-2948. Seagull Beachfront Motel
Fathoms Restaurant. Breathtaking views, several stories above the surf. Breakfast: various griddle classics like pancakes, waffles, French toast to pigs in a blanket around $7, along with a large array of omelets around $10 - $13. Plenty of seafood specialties, pastas, salads and sandwiches for lunch. At dinner: steaks, clams, fish, chorizo, pastas and dozens of intricate, gourmet dishes, often in the $20 - $30 range. 4009 SW Highway 101. Lincoln City (just north of Depoe Bay, Oregon). 541-994-1601 or 800-452-8127.
The Shearwater Inn. Upscale hotel, ocean views. Spacious rooms and suites, gas fireplaces, decks, easy beach access, outdoor hot tub, many dog friendly. Flat Screen TVs, DVD Players, Wi-Fi, some full kitchens. Some king beds, hide-a-beds. All w/ coffee maker, refrigerator, microwave and a hair dryer, Complimentary continental breakfastm hosted wine social. About three miles from Taft and Siletz Bay, quick drive to Outlet Mall. 120 NW Inlet Court. Lincoln City, Oregon.(541) 994-4121. 800-869-8069.
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.

Surfrider Resort. Some pet friendly. A unique combo of restaurant, luxury resort and oceanfront boutique, the Surfrider sits in that gloriously, slightly hidden section between Depoe Bay and Lincoln City. Overlooking Fogarty Beach, whales are often abundant here. Amenities include decks or balconies in some rooms, kitchens available, handicapped parking, and plenty of entertainment devices. Free Wi-fi. 3115 NW Highway 101, Depoe Bay, Oregon. (541) 764-2311. Surfrider website here.

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