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September 5, 2019

Enter Our Monthly Photo Contest

Are you a shutterbug? Is your phone bursting with photos of Neahkahnie Mountain, Laneda Avenue, or the Nehalem River. Well, you’re in luck! Each month, the Manzanita Visitors Center holds a photo contest that showcases great photos of our little town. Send us your favorites shots from Manzanita, Nehalem and Wheeler and […]
July 23, 2019

Getting To Know You: CERT

All the programs offered by Emergency Volunteer Corps of Nehalem Bay are designed to create a culture of preparedness. CERT is a prime example of that goal. Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) trains members of our community to safely respond to local emergencies such as winter storms, floods, wild fires, earthquakes or […]
July 8, 2019
Manzanita Visitors Center

Just Moved To Town? Come To The New Resident Reception!

Are you new full or part-time resident of Manzanita, Nehalem or Wheeler? Drop by the Manzanita Visitors Center on Monday, July 22 at 10 am for a meet-and-greet and introduce yourself! Get to know your community, your new neighbors and gather useful local information. Find out about what fantastic events are happening […]
July 7, 2019

Getting To Know You: Manzanita Beach Walk/Run

A wide expanse of hard-packed sand stretches from the cliffs of Neah-Kah-Nie Mountain south to Nehalem Bay Jetty. Cape Lookout to the south & Neah-Kah-Nie to the north provide a picturesque finish. Come see why so many are calling this “One of the most scenic runs in the region!” Ask a 100 […]
June 25, 2019

15 Ways To Enjoy Your Summer In Manzanita

Some ideas to get your summer vacation underway: 1. Take a hike. Oswald West State Park offers a multitude of trails for all skill levels, each with unique and rewarding views of the Pacific Ocean, beaches, forests and mountains. If you have a bit more time, take the hike up Neahkahnie Mountain […]
June 24, 2019

Illegal Fireworks & The 4th Of July

There will be no official fireworks display in Manzanita in 2019. While we want everyone to enjoy the Fourth of July, we are asking for your help in curbing the use of personal fireworks, especially with such a dry summer predicted. Each year in the United States, we celebrate the Fourth of […]
June 7, 2019

2019 4th of July in Manzanita

You are invited to celebrate Independence Day with us, come join us and be a part of this grand Manzanita tradition! If you’re making a day of it, fortify and get an early start with the annual Fourth of July Pancake Breakfast on Thursday, July 4 from 8 am to 11:30 am […]
June 5, 2019

Manzanita Farmer’s Market Opens June 7th

Manzanita Farmer’s Market opens for the season on Friday, June 7! Come out, check out the many local and area vendors and enjoy the sights and sounds of summer in Manzanita. Start your summer weekends with fresh food and fun at the Manzanita Farmers Market every Friday evening from 5:00 to 8:00 […]
May 27, 2019

Getting To Know You: Oregon Beach Experiences

Looking for a unique way to experience Manzanita? Try the variety of adventures crafted by Carolyn Greenwood at Oregon Beach Experiences. As a fifth generation Oregonian, Carolyn grew up exploring the beautiful local forests and beaches while learning the history and stories of Manzanita and the surrounding community. She now resides in […]
May 18, 2019

Being A Good Tidepool Visitor

Tips on being good visitors to our tidepools: Tidepool organisms are well adapted to meet great challenges at the sea’s edge—but they can also be very sensitive to the kinds of impact people have. Communities that may appear everlasting may take many years to recover from a single damaging event. This remarkable […]