Plan Your Spring Getaway on the Tillamook Coast
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Written by Visit Tillamook Coast   
Thursday, March 14, 2019 03:19 PM

Start planning Spring Break with a few ideas from Visit Tillamook Coast:

  • SAVE THE DATE: Beer + Cheese @ Pelican Tap Room, April 13th
  • Spring Break on Rockaway Beach, OR
  • Salmonberry Saloon Smart Catch Designation
  • North Coast Food Trail
  • Tillamook Forest Center
  • Explore Nature Events
  • Whale Watch Week

Beer + Cheese @ Pelican Tap Room
Tillamook, OR
April 13, 11am - 3pm

Join us for our 2nd Beer + Cheese event featuring pairings of cheese with Craft beers! This palatable event is 21+ older and $15 at the door. Price includes a taster glass, tote bag, and 10 taster tokens.

Beer + Cheese Info


Spring Break - Rockaway, OR
March 2019

There is fun to be had in Rockaway Beach this Spring Break! Take a ride on the scenic railroad, play on our seven miles of sandy beaches, have a locally sourced meal at one of our incredible restaurants, or find that unique gift in one of our eclectic shops!

Find Your Fun in Rockaway Beach


Salmonberry Saloon
Smart Catch Designation

Salmonberry Saloon has earned two National awards recognizing sustainable seafood sourcing and ocean-friendly restaurant practices. It's also the first restaurant on the Oregon Coast to be named a "Smart Catch Leader" by The James Beard Foundation, and the first to earn surfrider designation. Come see what all of the buzz is about!

Salmonberry Saloon


North Coast Food Trail
Tillamook County

Just when you thought the North Coast Food Trail couldn't get any better - we've added 20+ new members in 2019! Plan a trip make and your belly smile!

North Coast Food Trail


Tillamook Forest Center
Hwy 6 - Tillamook, OR

There's so much going on at the Tillamook Forest Center this Spring! Art exhibits, tree plantings, summer steelhead releases, and the brand new Fresh Brewed Forestry series. Pick one, or do them all! There's something for everyone!

Tillamook Forest Center


Explore Nature Events
Spring 2019

Want some hands-on experiences on the Tillamook Coast? Check out the Explore Nature Series Calendar of Events. The always popular Shop at the Dock (Garibaldi) is back! Learn from local fishermen about what's in season, if it's sustainable, and how to purchase high-quality seafood. Don't forget to bring your cooler!

Explore Nature


Whale Watch Week
March 23 - March 31

Join us on the Tillamook Coast and watch for gray whales (nearly 20,000!) as they travel north back towards Alaska.

Tillamook County has 4 designated whale watching locations, and will be staffed with volunteers each day from 10am- 1pm during Whale Watch Week
(March 23 - March 31, 2019): 

  • Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area
  • Cape Lookout State Park
  • Cape Meares Lighthouse State Scenic View Point
  • Neah-Kah-Nie Mountain Historic Marker

Find Your Whale Watch Station