Deep in the Oregon Coast's dairy country, Tillamook reflects the history of the region in the local hundred-year old cheese factory, which guests can visit for tours and tasting. Tillamook is also ideally located where three rivers merge, making it a mecca for kayakers. The Three Cape Scenic Loop is also closeby, making Tillamook a wonderful location to explore the surrounding natural areas.
Tillamook Cheese Factory is a must for cheese lovers! Guests get to see how the century old artisanal cheese factory works and sample some of their finest products. The County Pioneer Musuem and Tillamook Air Museum are also worth a visit. At the Tillamook Forest Center in the heart of the forest, hikers can see exhibits and gather information about the area's past and present. Get down to the coast and visit Cape Lookout State Park for fabulous long sandy beaches and plenty of places to let off steam as the huge Pacific rollers crash onto shore near Cape Meares Lighthouse.Hike to the waterfalls at Munson Creek Falls and then join an eco tour of the waterways and see the beauty of Oregon from a kayak. The sheer outstanding beauty of this part of the country will inspire and refresh anyone's senses.
September is the best time to visit the coast.