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Videos of  the Yachats Area | Central Oregon Coast 

The Oregon Coast Presents: Yachats, Waldport, Seal Rock

Yachats, Oregon: Adventure and History Awaits, by The Ghost Rogue Project

Yachats & Newport OR – High Tides and Rough Seas, by Barry Campbell

Virtual Hike, Oregon Coast Trail, Yachats, by Tall Sky

Oregon Coast Gravel Epic Bike Race, Mudslinger Events

Kayaking Beaver Creek, by Barry Campbell

Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve, Oregon Marine Reserves Partnership


Yachats In Travel News

Arthur Frommer Online:
As Travel Destinations Jockey for Position, It Becomes Necessary Periodically to Revise Our List of 10 Favorites (2015)
My 10 Favorite Travel Destinations (2011)

BBC Travel:
The craggy coast with a dark past (2017)

Boston Globe:
Sea mist, views, and fish and chips on the Oregon Coast (May 2013)

Budget Travel Magazine: 
Ten Coolest Small Towns in America (2007)

Chicago Tribune
Finding peace along Oregon’s wild coast (2019)

Coast Explorer Magazine: 
Ask Oregon: A Coast Trip Itinerary for Great Hiking Locations (2018)
Yachats Farm Store Debuts First Brews (2015)
Thru Hiking the Oregon Coast Trail, Part 2 (2012)

Coastal Living Magazine:
Cape Perpetua Scenic Area (2012) 
Perpetual Appeal (2008) 
Top 10 B & B Towns (2008) 
Green Travel (2007) 
Inn Love – 25 lodging favorites (2007) 
Top 10 Haunted Lighthouses (2006) 
Top 5 Lighthouses to Climb (2003) 
Pacific Northwest Seafood Dives (2002) 

CNN: Top 10 Bed and Breakfast Towns (2008)

Denver Post:
Coastal region offers refuge for sea lions and world-weary (2010)
7 day Pacific coast drive (2009)
Ambiance Makes the Food, and Oregon Has It (2006)

Eugene Magazine
Discovering Yachats – Two Days In The Gem Of The Oregon Coast (2019)

Best place to escape to in Oregon (2018)

KATU News:
It’s as pretty as any place you’ve ever seen. (2012)

KLCC – NPR for Oregonians:
Amanda Trail Recognizes Displacement And Suffering Of First Nations During Pioneer-Era

KVAL News:
Paris. New-York. Bali. Cairo. Yachats? (2012)

Los Angeles Times:
A Coastal Backyard in Yachats, Oregon (2012)
Arthur Frommer’s 10 Favorite Travel Spots for 2012 (2012)

McKenzie River Reflections:
Couple’s Cross Country Unicycle Ends in Yachats (2013)

Minneapolis Star Tribune
Finding peace along Oregon’s wild coast (2019)

National Geographic Adventure Magazine:
Journeying Oregon’s New Marine Reserves by Bike (2015)
Mushroom Hunting – Go ‘Shrooming (2008)

New York Times: 
The Last Father-Daughter Road Trip (2011)
In Two Weeks (2008)
On the Coast, A Cabin with a View (1997)

Oregon Coast Magazine:
Those Who Came Before (2017)
The Alsea People of Cape Perpetua (2011)
Camp Waldport Conscientious Objector Camp, WWII (2011)
First Comes Love, Then Comes Marriage (2008)
Giant Spruce of Cape Perpetua (2007)
Yachats Annual Smelt Fry (2008)

Oregonian | Oregon Live:

The 15 most iconic hikes on the Oregon coast (2019) Three hikes in the Yachats area are named: The Amanda Trail, The 804 Trail, and Cape Perpetua’s interconnected trails

Oregon’s best getaways: The 10 best places to stay on theOR coast (2016) (2017)
20 reasons to love Yachats, the gem of the Oregon coast (2016) (2018)
Amanda Trail is a beautiful hike with a dark history on the Oregon coast (2016)
Saying I do, every year (2009)
It Deserves More Time than I Could Give It – Travels with Terry (2007)

Outside Magazine:
The 16 Best Places to Live in the U.S. (2016)

PacSafe Blog:
9 Towns to Visit During Your Oregon Coast Road Trip (2013)

Portland Mercury:
Got the Yachats for Beer? (2015)

Register Guard – Eugene:
Coast is quick getaway for sand, sea fun (2018)
Buzz Worthy – Yachats Makes the List (2012)
Following in the footsteps of history (2011)
Storm Watch – Howling wind, crashing waves lure visitors to the coast (2009)

San Francisco Chronicle:
Cape Perpetua’s Stunning Views of the Oregon Coast (2008)

Seattle Times:
Cape Perpetua’s canyons beckon to travelers (2015)
Winter campers find peaceful beauty on Oregon coast (2015)
Water spouts, whales, trails at Cape Perpetua (2012)

Sierra – the National Magazine of the Sierra Club: 
Oregon’s Trail of Tears – A Hiker Explores the Oregon coast and its Dark History (2017)

Statesman Journal:
Connecting the 367-mile ‘unfinished gem’ of the Oregon coast (2017)
Oregon Coast: 10 stunning ocean view hikes (2017)
Oregon’s Top 5: Best easy hikes at Cape Perpetua and Yachats (2014)
New trail connects coastal village to coastal wilderness (2014)

Sunset Magazine:
Bucket-List Oregon Coast Road Trip (2017)
Ten Amazing Secret Gems of the Oregon Coast (2016)
Savor the Northwest Coast (2015)
Top 10 Romantic Cottages (2008)

The Bulletin:
Cape Perpetua’s canyons provide surreal setting (2015)

15 Best Budget Travel Vacation Ideas By The Beach (2017)

USA Today:
Ona Restaurant & Lounge wins big for their Dungeness crab (2018)

VIA Magazine:
The Best Local Seafood Places on the Oregon Coast (2018)
4 Places for a Beachside Spring Break (2018)
Scenic Drives in the West (2013)
Picnic Spots with Stellar Views (2013)
Yachats, Ore.: Cozy on the Coast (2011)
Tide Pools of the West Coast (2011)
Tide pools: Photos in Oregon (2011)
Best Pet Destinations (2011)
Off-beat Roadside Attractions (2010)

Virtual Tourist:
Top 10 Up-and-Coming Travel Destinations (2008)

The Best Way to Experience the Oregon Coast (2017)

Willamette Living Magazine:
So You’ve Got a Whole Weekend and Like Looking at the Ocean, but Not Going in the Water? Tour Breweries at the Coast (2019)
Yachats Bottles the Magic of the Oregon Coast, its Funk and Offbeat Charm (2018)
Yachats – a Relaxing seaside retreat (2013)

Yachats Chamber