Some of our favorite spots:

Restaurants:

Adobe Resort Restaurant and Lounge, 1555 Hwy 101, Yachats: A 15 minute walk South on the 804 trail from Oceana, offering a range of Northwest cuisine and beautiful ocean views.

Drift Inn, 124 Hwy 101, Yachats: Great food, a nice wine selection, and live music most weekends.

LeRoy's Blue Whale Restaurant, 580 Hwy 101, Yachats: Family fare, burgers, wonderful homemade pies.

Toppers Ice Cream, Candies and Pizza, Hwy 101 and West 2nd Street, Yachats: Great Tillamook ice cream, fudge, and treats of all kinds.

Activities:

Cape Perpetua Scenic Area, South on Hwy 101, 10 minutes: Includes 23 miles of trails that include both seashore and forest settings.

Oregon Coast Aquarium, Newport: Named one of America's top 10 aquariums, a great family outing just 25 minutes away.

Sea Lion Caves, South on Highway 101, 15 minutes: A great place to see the local wildlife.

Shopping:

Yachats Village Market, 231 Hwy 101, Yachats: Full grocery store with nice produce and baked goods.

Judith's Kitchen Tools, Hwy 101 and 3rd Street, Yachats: Everything you might need to create the perfect meal.

Outlet Malls, Lincoln City: Good indoor fun for a rainy day - deals on clothes, housewares, and more.