Newport

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This community on the central Oregon coast caught global attention when its Oregon Coast Aquarium became the home of Keiko, the movie star Orca. Newport is also home to two of Oregon’s nine historic lighthouses: Yaquina Bay Lighthouse, built in 1871, and Yaquina Head Lighthouse, built in 1873. Newport has one of the coast’s largest commercial fishing fleets, as well as a bevy of recreational fishing boats and guide services for visitors.

 

Oregon Coast

Newport is located in Oregon Coast, home to 363 miles of secluded beaches, sand dunes, crashing waves, lighthouses and towering forests.

Nearby cities are: Toledo, Seal Rock, Depoe Bay, and Gleneden Beach.

an Oregon StoryA Gem in Newport

by Adam Sawyer / May 9, 2012

One of the benefits of living in the Willamette Valley is its proximity to a number ofdiverse geographic playgrounds. From downtown Portland you can be in a lush forest,near the top of a Cascade peak, in an arid desert landscape, or at the beach…

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a Grant’s GetawayCrazy for Crabbing

by Grant McOmie / October 26, 2012

Searching for new adventure in the Oregon outdoors?Consider going back to school for an adventure that may leave you a little crabby; head to the Yaquina Bay at Newport to find a new way to catch fresh Dungeness crabs. Each October, the Oregon…

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an Oregon StoryFour Slept in the Cuckoo’s Nest

by Kim Cooper Findling / July 25, 2012

The Sylvia Beach Hotelmay have been founded on the lofty spines of great literature, but the cool Newport bed and breakfast has always also presented a solid sense of humor. The literary-themed hotel, this year celebrating its 25thanniversary,…

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a Grant’s GetawayBeaver Creek State Natural Area

by Grant McOmie / September 23, 2010

Some getaways offer peace of mind with each stroke of a paddle and all you needs is a paddle, a life vest and a spirit of adventure at the new Beaver Creek State Park Natural Area near Newport.It is unlike any state park you’ve ever visited…

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Find things to see and do In Newport

  1.     Attractions
    1.     Amusement Parks
    2.     Aquariums & Zoos
    3.     Art Galleries & Studios
    4.     Casinos
    5.     Movies and TV filmed in Oregon
    6.     Museums & Interpretive Centers
    7.     Outdoors & Nature
    8.     Performing Arts
    9.     Shopping
    10.     Theater
    11.     Tour Companies & Guides
  2.     Recreation
    1.     Birding
    2.     Camping
    3.     Cycling
    4.     Fishing
    5.     Golf
    6.     Guides & Charters
      1.     Back Country Guides
      2.     Bicycle Guides
      3.     Charter Boats
      4.     Fishing Guides
      5.     Hunting Guides
      6.     Jet Boat Charters
      7.     Outdoor Guides
      8.     Whitewater Guides
    7.     Hiking
    8.     Indoor Sports
    9.     Jet Boating
    10.     Kayaking
    11.     Oregon Adventurecations
    12.     Rafting
    13.     Scenic Byways
    14.     Snow Sports
    15.     Sustainable Travel
  3.     Eat & Drink
    1.     Artisan Producers
    2.     Beer & Breweries
    3.     Coffee & Tea
    4.     Culinary Experiences
    5.     Distilleries in Oregon
    6.     Farmers' Markets
    7.     Farms & Farm Stays
    8.     Oregon Food Trips
    9.     Picking & Foraging
    10.     Ranches & Ranch Stays
    11.     Restaurants
      1.     American
      2.     Asian Fusion
      3.     Cajun / Creole
      4.     Chinese
      5.     French Bistros
      6.     Greek
      7.     Irish
      8.     Italian
      9.     Japanese
      10.     Latino
      11.     Mediterranean
      12.     Pacific Northwest
      13.     Pizza
      14.     Seafood
      15.     Southern
      16.     Thai
    12.     Seafood
    13.     Wineries & Wine
  4.     Oregon Heritage
    1.     Covered Bridges
    2.     Ghost Towns
    3.     Heritage Areas
    4.     Heritage Museums
    5.     Indian Country
    6.     Lighthouses
    7.     Old West & Oregon Trail
  5.     Natural Wonders
    1.     Bodies of Water
      1.     Lakes & Reservoirs
      2.     Rivers
      3.     Waterfalls
    2.     Forests, Parks & Refuges
      1.     National Forests & Parks
      2.     National Wildlife Refuges and Areas
      3.     State Parks
    3.     Mountains & Hills
  6.     Events
    1.     Animal & Agriculture Events
    2.     Culinary Events
    3.     Cultural Heritage Events
    4.     Exhibit & Lecture Events
    5.     Fairs & Festivals
    6.     Flower & Garden Events
    7.     Oregon Adventurecations
    8.     Oregon Food Trips
    9.     Performing Art Events
    10.     Sports Events
    11.     Visual Art Events
    12.     Volunteer Events
  7. All Places to Stay
  8.     Campgrounds
  9.     Lodging
    1.     Bed and Breakfasts
    2.     Hotel / Motel
    3.     Vacation Rentals
  10.     RV Parks
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Newport Chamber of Commerce 555 S.W. Coast Hwy., Newport 541.265.8801 or 800.262.7844 www.DiscoverNewport.com
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