Tillamook - Oregon Coast Visitors Association

Tillamook

Welcome to the Tillamook area, Nature’s Playground of the Oregon Coast. The Northern Oregon Coast features some of the most breathtaking scenery, activities and attractions that this area of the world has to offer. During your exploration, you will find that the Tillamook area has it all.

If you are an outdoor enthusiast, you will fall in love with the Tillamook area. It is home to more than a dozen mapped and maintained hiking trails, more than 800 miles of navigable waters for the kayak enthusiast and not to forget the crabbing, clamming and fishing that takes place in our very own Tillamook and Netarts Bays.

Feel the need to relax and take in the scenery? The Tillamook area is home to the famous Three Capes Scenic Loop. On this drive you will find breathtaking views of the ocean, the Three Arch Rocks, Netarts Bay and Haystack Rock in Pacific City. No matter where you go in Tillamook, there will be scenery to be had. We are a photographer’s paradise.

Half a dozen museums in the area are waiting for you to see just how great the history of the area is. History buffs will be in awe of the rare war-bird collection at the Tillamook Naval Air Museum and will catch themselves engulfed in the delicate history of the city of Garibaldi at the Garibaldi Maritime Museum.

Calling all foodies! Tillamook is home to the Tillamook Cheese Factory, Blue Heron French Cheese Company, Debbie D’s Sausage Factory, Pacific Oyster, Tillamook County Smoker, Werner’s Gourmet meat and many restaurants serving local fare; your taste buds are sure to go wild. Be sure to bring your appetite!

We welcome you to our community and hope your stay with us is enjoyable. GoTillamook.com will guide you through our community, making sure you don’t leave disappointed!

Featured activities

  • Lance Fisher Fishing

    422 Gateway Ave. #220
    Astoria, Oregon 97103
    503-488-5988

    Lance Fisher Fishing is a fishing guide and fishing charter service based in Astoria, Oregon. Lance targets Salmon, Steelhead, Sturgeon and Bottom Fish in the Ocean, at Buoy 10 and on the the Columbia River. We also fish Nehalem Bay and Tillamook Bay out of of both Garibaldi and Tillamook. Salmon Fishing-- Spring Salmon: March-June Summer Salmon: June-July Fall Salmon: August-November Steelhead Fishing-- Winter Steelhead Fishing: December-March Sturgeon Fishing-- Sturgeon Fishing: June-July Bottom Fishing-- Ling Cod and Bass: May-June

  • Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad

    Port of Garibaldi Depot
    Garibaldi, Oregon 97118
    (503) 842-7972

    Come and join us on a delightful train ride behind one of our historic steam locomotives and enjoy beautiful ocean views and native wildlife along Tillamook Bay. Board the train in Rockaway or Garibaldi. Departures offered on weekends, starting May 26 through September 29, daily service June 22 through September 2. We also offer 3 hour dinner trains throughout the year as well as a number of special excursions including: the Fireworks Spectacular on July 4th, Moonlight Specials, Fall Splendor, Pumpkin Train, and Candy Cane Express. Call or visit our non-profit organization's website for prices, special excursions, and online ticketing at www.ocsr.net.

Featured accommodations

  • Vacasa - Tillamook

    Tillamook, Oregon 97141
    503-208-9861

    For a fishing getaway or laid-back Oregon Coast retreat, you'll find the perfect home away from when you stay in a Vacasa vacation rental in Tillamook. We have a handful of vacation homes near Tillamook proper, with more in surrounding communities like Rockaway Beach, Arch Cape, and Oceanside. Choose from cozy cottages or spacious luxury homes, many with unbelievable views of the Pacific Ocean. Each Vacasa home is unique and amenities will vary, but many feature private hot tubs, full kitchens, fireplaces, WiFi, ocean views, and pet-friendly policies. Enjoy a one-of-a-kind getaway with the peace of mind you'll only find when you stay with the Oregon Coast's leading property management firm! Visit Vacasa.com for detailed descriptions and photos of each property, along with customizable search and easy online booking.

Featured Events

  • Tillamook County Fair

    Tillamook County Fairgrounds
    4603 E. 3rd St.
    Tillamook, Oregon 97141
    (503)842-2272
    August 7 - 10, 2019

    Here, you’ll see cows and chickens, fill up on fair food, enjoy carnival rides and have a chance to win bragging rights to the Ugliest Cake Contest or the Dairy Dessert Bake-off, so get those recipes going.

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  • IN A LANDSCAPE: Classical Music in the Wild – Tillamook

    45500 Wilson River Hwy
    Tillamook, Oregon 97141
    (503)308-2921
    August 18, 2019

    Hunter Noack performs live outdoors on a nine-foot Steinway as he presents IN A LANDSCAPE: Classical Music in the Wild, an outdoor classical music concert series. Please check out the website for more information and to buy tickets. 

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  • Elk-Kings Trail Races – 25K, 50K and Mountain Marathon

    Jones Creek Day Use Area
    Tillamook, Oregon 97141
    October 12, 2019

    These Tillamook Forest races will challenge and inspire you. The 25k and Mountain Marathon races will have runners summit two mountains – Elk and Kings Mountains. The 50k will follow single-track trails along the Wilson River Trail.

    For more information about the event and to register, visit the official website.

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