- Our list of the best things to do in Yachats, Oregon, features the top 55 nearby activities — including 27 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Yachats, OR has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 14 things to do within the city of Yachats, OR , followed by 41 popular activities in nearby cities, including Newport and Florence
Nestled along 70 miles of Oregon's coastline is the Cape Perpetua Scenic Area. Visitors can hike trails through Sitka spruce forests, see migrating whales, and ocean views. The visitor's center is staffed to answer questions and often has interpretive programs.
Yachats only has 635 permanent residents but its population can swell when the tourists arrive in this resort community. Visitors can beachcomb, stroll, ride bikes, watch animals and birds, shop, play golf, ride horses, climb sand dunes, ride dune buggies, shop, and many other activities.
Overleaf Spa offers single-sex steam rooms, saunas, and an ocean view soaking pool and hot tub. They also offers numerous massages including hot stone massages, deep tissue massages, and stress fix massages, along with body treatments, facials, and hydrotherapy.
Touchstone Gallery is a showcase and marketplace for the works of 120 Oregon-based artists who work in a wide variety of media. Located in the GreenHouse MarketPlace, the gallery also maintains an online store, and gift wraps purchases for free.
Visitors can view the photography of Bob Keller and Donna McCoy, two leading Oregon photographers, at the Wave Gallery. The gallery is a part of the Greenhouse Marketplace, an art complex that also houses the Earthworks and Touchstone galleries.
Yachats Commons Park is a place where people can see a marshland. The area is filled with boardwalks and paths through native plants, flowers, and a preserved spruce forest, which also serves as home to migrating waterfowl, ospreys, and other sea birds.