Seaside: In the News

Family Magazine: Vacation 101

April 15, 2012 | by Jon Rahl

Here’s an article from the April 2012 issue of Family: The Magazine for Military Families. This article, titled “Vacation 101” features the North Coast of Oregon, encourages families to “Roll on down the Oregon Coast for a family-friendly trip to remember, and it includes the coastal towns of Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, and Tillamook.

Here is a PDF of the complete article.

and so much more!

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Churches in Seaside

The buzz of summer is in the air as Seaside welcomes ever-increasing waves of visitors, happily sharing the beauty and bounty of our coastal getaway. As numbers increase on sidewalks, in shops, on roads and in restaurants, our local houses of worship also expand. Some folks desire a peaceful respite during a busy vacation; brides anxiously check out venues for future nuptials; history buffs enjoy the areas older churches; and some just enjoy connecting and worshiping with others of like-minded faith.

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An early morning kayak ride

One kayaker's take on an early morning ride into the Necanicum Estuary.

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Crabbing & Clamming as Seasiders Do

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The Seaside Parade of Lights is one of many holiday festivities
Holiday Festivities in Seaside

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Keeping Watch on Our Waters

Washington lighthouses, just an hour's drive from Seaside, are historic wonders

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Seaside Golf Club

A look at the history of the Seaside Golf Club.

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Honeymooning in Seaside

Part of the fun of planning a wedding is also planning the honeymoon (and I’ve been collecting ideas for both)! Many couples dream of the ideal honeymoon location, and on the top of their list should be Seaside! Sand, sea, and surf, along with amazing places to stay, eat, and be merry.

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Seaside Nightlife

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Seaside: More Than Just a Resort Town

Seaside is also a community of hard-working professionals

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Celebrating Spring

Celebrating spring and the lush wildlife in Seaside and the North Oregon Coast.

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Top Things to Do With Teens

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Riding the Streetcar in Seaside

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A Little Kid on a Big Beach

At the beach, the world feels wild and young again. This photo of an anonymous 3 year-old boy in the early 1940s is an iconic portrayal of Seaside’s treasured experience.

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Salt Making in Seaside

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Beach Access for Everyone

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Enjoying the Breaks in Weather

Seaside and Oregon Coast offer unique setting for the rising and setting of the sun.

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Klootchy Park's Sitka Spruce Tree
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