North Coast Attractions

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14th Street Ferry Dock
A pier that overlooks the Columbia River and one of the Pilot Boat stations with interpretive signs and plaques along the pier and served by a historic trolley.
Fort Stevens State Park
Fort Stevens was once the primary military defense installation in the three-fort, Harbor Defense System at the mouth of the Columbia River
Baked Alaska
Named one of the top 10 restaurants in Oregon, it offers views that match its amazing food and hospitality.
Fernhill Glass Studio
A glass studio up the hill from the Columbia River in the historic town of Astoria on the Oregon Coast.
Once upon a breeze
The self-proclaimed oldest kite shop on the Oregon coast, which is located in Cannon Beach and sells everything from beginner kites, to high-performance, stunt kites.
Cannon Beach Historical Walk
Enjoy an educational self-guided tour through wonderful Cannon Beach
Seaside CarouselSeaside Carousel Mall
Located in the heart of Seaside, the mall features a working carousel with about 22 animals.
Oregon Coast Scenic RailroadOregon Coast Scenic Railroad
Step back in time and enjoy summertime excursions from Garibaldi to Rockaway Beach and off-season dinner excursions.
Tillamook Forest CenterTillamook Forest Center in Tillamook
The Center, owned and operated by the Oregon Department of Forestry, offers an active program of interpretive events ranging from bluegrass concerts to wildflower walks.
The Astoria Column

The Astoria Column is the final monument in a series of 12 historical markers erected in the early 1900s between St. Paul, Minnesota and Astoria, Oregon.

Tillamook Air Museum

Tillamook Air Museum
The hangar was constructed for the U.S. Navy for the home base for blimps to be used in anti-submarine missions.

Loved it like a rock - Cannon Beach

Loved it like a rock - Cannon Beach
It is beautiful in its way, but the words that my rock evoke have less to do with pretty, and more to do with rugged, imposing, wild.

The Center of the Elephant Ear Universe

The Center of the Elephant Ear Universe
You come to the northern Oregon coastal town of Seaside for the elephant ears and maybe for the salt.

The Hanthorn Cannery is the oldest fish processing plant remaining on the lower Columbia River.
Tolovana Beach Wayside
This state park grants visitors easy access to the beach, shopping and eateries in the Cannon Beach area, while providing all the amenities of a park that is out of town.
Astoria Trolley
Since 1999 an old 1913 trolley has been running along the Astoria water front giving visitors a treat and a chance to see some of the working ports, docks and restaurants along the three-mile route.
Bruces Candy Kitchen
A family owned and operated store of 4 generations we offer a wide variety of mouth watering sweets.
Cannon Beach Gallery Group
A group of 13 galleries that have banded together to promote Cannon Beach as an art destination.
Newmans at 988
Named one of the 10 Best Restaurants in Oregon by the Oregonian, this small historic farmhouse serves some of the best French Italian food on the West Coast.
The Oregon Film Museum celebrates the art and legacy of films and film-making in the State of Oregon.
Cannon Beach Historical Center and MuseumCannon Beach History Center and Museum
View amazing and rare historical memorabilia available to the public.
Seaside AquariumSeaside Aquarium
The main attraction is feeding the seals, but there are a quite a few exhibits in the back of the aquarium that make it a great learning experience for children and families.
The Flavel HouseThe Flavel House - This restored Victorian mansion is a must see in Astoria. Take a self-guided tour and step back into the 19th century. You will learn its fascinating history and marvel at its elegance.
Tillamook Cheese FactoryThe Tillamook Cheese Factory is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the state with nearly a million visitors a year.
Columbia River Maritime MuseumColumbia River Maritime Museum offers six galleries, a great hall where movies are shown, and a light ship which is a floating lighthouse.
Yummy Sushi Bar in SeasideYummy Sushi Bar in Seaside
Ask Corey Albert why there is an orange stripe running down the middle of the concrete floor at his nifty new Yummy Wine Bar & Bistro in Seaside,
How to make Haystack BreadHow to make Haystack Bread
It is midnight and Cannon Beach is silent and dark, but in the back of the Cannon Beach Bakery, co-owner Dan Christensen is just getting to work making his signature bread.