- TripBuzz found 55 things to do with kids in or near Newport, Oregon, including 32 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Yachats and Florence.
- From Yaquina Bay Charters to Oregon Coast Aquarium, the Newport area offers 43 different types of family activities, including: Specialty Museums, Aquariums, Beaches and Nature & Wildlife Areas.
- As the self proclaimed Dungeness Crab Capital of the World, the city of Newport, Oregon is famous for it's exceptional fishing. Located on Nye Beach, water recreation such as surfing, boating and clamming are among the most popular attractions. Tourists also enjoy the cities many local shops and seafood restaurants.
Situated on 75.3 acres, Avery Park features natural areas, a rose garden with over 250 varieties and a nature center. The park provides children's play structures, sheltered picnic areas and a river trail suitable for walking and jogging.
Situated on 3.75 acres, Central Park is home to the Discovery Garden Path which provides a walking path around a floral garden. The park offers a children's playground, grassy fields, trees, a gazebo and park benches.
Located just north of the Oregon State University campus is the McDonald Research Forest. Due to its close proximity to the school, the park is mainly used as a research and instruction location, teaching students about the areas wetlands, forest and wildlife.
Specializing in dory fishing, Haystack Fishing, Inc offers a six person trip out to the ocean. Visitors have a chance of catching sea bass, ling cod, and more. The guide fillets whatever fish has been caught.
A soccer facility, Corvallis Sports Park provides youth soccer lessons as well as a home for adult soccer leagues. The park offers a pro shop with soccer equipment and a pub with food, drinks, pool, shuffleboard and televisions.