Rockaway Beach

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Rockaway’s long sandy beach is the focal point of this family-friendly, laid-back community. Here, visitors can hike nearby Neahkahnie Mountain, go clamming, crabbing or trout fishing, and enjoy annual events that include the kite festival and arts and crafts fair.

Oregon Coast

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

Nearby cities are: Garibaldi, Manzanita, Tillamook, and Arch Cape.

an Oregon StoryDestination: Rockaway Beach

by Gerry Frank / July 7, 2014

Folks have been coming to Rockaway Beach since it was incorporated as a beach resort in the early 1900s. On Friday afternoons during resort season, dads from Portland would ride on the passenger train to join their vacationing families. Improved…

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an Oregon StoryA Trip through Oregon’s Spring Splendor: Jetty Fishery, Rockaway Beach

by Monica Bennett / June 26, 2012

Saying goodbye to Pacific City and glorious Pacific Beach, we continue north on Highway 101.This morning we head to Rockaway Beach, approximately 40 miles from Pacific City, toexperience some fantastic Dungeness crabbing at Jetty Fishery. You…

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a Grant’s GetawayOregon Coast Scenic Railroad

by Grant McOmie / July 12, 2013

It’s rare to combine an Oregon history lesson with outdoor recreation, but in Tillamook County you touch history by riding the rails on a unique steam engine train ride.In Garibaldi, the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad connects passengers…

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an Oregon StoryTaste the Oregon Coast’s Best Fish Tacos

by Eileen Garvin / August 15, 2013

Summer at the Oregon Coast calls for simple ingredients: sand between your toes, a cold beer at sunset and savory fish tacos to net the perfect day. Grilled or lightly fried, with flour or corn tortillas, and spicy or mild salsa the Coast has it…

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Find things to see and do In Rockaway Beach

  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 Winter Trips
    12.     Rafting
    13.     Snow Sports
    14.     Sustainable Travel
  3.     Eat & Drink
    1.     Artisan Producers
    2.     Beer & Breweries
    3.     Cideries
    4.     Coffee & Tea
    5.     Culinary Experiences
    6.     Distilleries
    7.     Farmers' Markets
    8.     Farms & Farm Stays
    9.     Oregon Food Trips
    10.     Picking & Foraging
    11.     Ranches & Ranch Stays
    12.     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
    13.     Seafood
    14.     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 Food Trips
    8.     Performing Art Events
    9.     Snow Sports
    10.     Sports Events
    11.     Visual Art Events
    12.     Volunteer Events
  7. All Places to Stay
  8.     Lodging
    1.     Bed and Breakfasts
    2.     Boutique Hotels
    3.     Farm or Ranch Stay
    4.     Glamping or Tree Houses
    5.     Hostels
    6.     Hotel / Motel
    7.     Resorts
    8.     Vacation Rentals
  9.     RV Parks
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