Waldport Oregon Hotels, Motels, Attractions
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|Waldport is a seaside town on the central Oregon Coast, the name Waldport actually means “Where the forest meets the sea”. As such, the town is full of offerings both on land and in the water. Rising at just four feet above sea level, this beachside town offers a selection of services from fishing to museums to fine dining.
Waldport was founded as a logging port but today visitors can learn about that time period at the Waldport Heritage Museum. Crabbing is also a favorite activity as well as clamming. One can also enjoy whale watching, kayaking, and windsurfing. There are a variety of restaurants in Waldport that offer fresh seafood as well as other Oregon Coast specialties. For those looking for a more active vacation, there are plenty of hiking and biking trails in the area. With its mild climate, Waldport is a great place for storm watching as well in the winter months.