Travel Blogs from Yachats
... s been woken up by rabble knows that this is charitable name calling. The drive to Cape Perpetua is a short one, perhaps 15 minutes. We drove to the top, paid to park ($5), and went to the sign-board to find a suitable hike. Right - we're at the top of an ancient lava flow now. The hikes go downhill... So down we went! It was a steep and rough path but only 3 miles round-trip. We had snacks at the bottom and then came back up to see the view with a little less fog than when ...
After leaving the Dunes, we headed north up the coast to Cape Perpetua. On the way, we stopped at a little farmers market in some coastal town. Wasn't very big but had some very interesting booths and many hippies. Upon arriving at the cape, we stopped at the information desk and they sent us to a couple different interesting areas. First was the lookout atop the cape which allowed for some amazing views of the coastline. Jared & ...
... has really been awful. By the time I got started it was just a drizzle and then when I arrived in Waldport I stop and got a shot of the Sun, yes I did say the SUN.....I also got a nice complement from a man asking me where a good place to eat was....I said I wasn't from the area but remembered the restaurant on the corner was always good years ago, when I was Treking with TK&A the touring company I worked for. When I told him I ...
We did not confirm this, but we are sure that the ending scene of The Goonies was filmed here. We were calling to "Willy" asking where his ship was. This park overlooks Cannon beach, which is known for great tide pools. Unfortunately, we didn’t make it there for low tide, so missed the tide pools. I think there are some in Washington that perhaps ...
... of an actual working lighthouse and we are staying in the old lightkeepers home! As we approach our destination the rain stops and I am thinking that we have missed the experience of the storm. But as we pull up, we can hear the roar of the ocean waves from the days’ storm and are enthused to see that our room is facing the cliffs and ocean and there is in fact, lots of churning action. This is ...
Other places to stay in Yachats
280 Overleaf Lodge Lane, Yachats | Hotelfrom $125
- What a find
- Nice people, comfortable hotel
1555 Highway 101, Yachats | Hotelfrom $50
- The best place to stay on the Oregon Coast
- Great Getaway!
- Best Stay of the trip
P.O. Box 307, Yachats | Hotelfrom $71