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What to Do

STAY ON TOP OF IT. Pacific City and Oregon’s North Coast host all manner of festivals, sports events, food and drink tastings, outdoor opportunities and cultural gatherings throughout the year. We and our Pacific City neighbors work hard to offer fun and interesting activities—planned and facilitated by locals who chose to make their lives here—that will ensure our guests love this place as much as we do. From music festivals and surfing competitions to salmon education and beer tastings, there’s something here for everyone.

  • Full Moon Paddle

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge
    • What: Join your Adventure Coach on a guided moonlit kayak excursion along the Nestucca River. With the full moon as our light source, we’ll paddle up our local river, delve into its history, stargaze, listen for local wildlife, and hopefully spot some as well. Yummy hot cocoa included! Warm waterproof layers are recommended. Advance registration required. Cost - $125 per person.
    • Where: Meet at the Adventure Center
    • When:  8:00 pm – 10:30 pm on  Saturday May 18th, Monday June 17th, Tuesday July 16th, Thursday August 15th, and Saturday September 14th
  • Minus Tide Exploration

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge 
    • What: Hidden under the mighty Pacific along the jagged Oregon shores is a secret world inhabited by legions of unusual creatures. Visible only when the tides retreat, the treasures of the Cape Kiwanda’s tidepools go unseen by most visitors. Join us for a unique opportunity to encounter the Purple Rock Crab, the prehistoric Sculpin, and scores of Ochre Sea Stars--and perhaps even a Giant Pacific Octopus.
    • Where: Meet at the Adventure Center
    • When: Sunday May 19, 8 am; Friday June 7th, 10:30 am; Thursday July 4th, 8:45 am; Friday August 2nd, 8:15 am. Weather permitting. 
  • Spring Field Trip to Cascade Head

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge
    • What: Join Adventure Coach Sarah Schouten on an outing to one of our favorite Spring hiking spots. The Cascade Head trail, owned and carefully maintained by the Nature Conservancy, is a moderate 4.2 mile out and back hike that climbs through a magical old growth coastal forest to stunning wildflower meadows, gaining 1200 feet of elevation. The headlands meadow is a very rare ecosystem and is home to the endangered Oregon Silverspot Butterfly along with rare plants including the Cascade Head Catchfly, and Hairy Stemmed Checkermallow.  The view from the peak is one of the most spectacular along the Oregon Coast. Comfortable, sturdy shoes and warm waterproof layers are recommended.
    • Where: Meet at the Adventure Center, ready to caravan to the trailhead
    • When: Saturday May 25th, 8:45 am - 12:30 pm; Weather Permitting
  • Field Trip to Mount Hebo

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge
    • What: Join Adventure Coach and frequent Mount Hebo visitor Matt Goodwin on this easy guided interpretive trail walk along the summit of Mount Hebo. Only a 40 minute drive from the lodge to the 3157ft summit this is one of the best and most easily accessible views in all of Oregon. Along the walk you’ll learn about the history and geology of the area and on a clear day be rewarded with a stunning 360’ view of the coastline, the ocean beyond, and the snow-capped peaks of the Cascade Mountains 150 miles away.
    • Where: Meet at the Adventure Center, ready to caravan to the summit trailhead
    • When: 9:00 am-11:30 am on Sunday May 26th, Saturday June 8th, and Saturday June 22nd
  • Summer Solstice Dune Hike

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge
    • What: Join us at the top of Cape Kiwanda Dune to celebrate the Summer Solstice. Sunset on June 21, the longest day of the year, will be at 9:06 pm! We’ll head out for an evening climb up the 240-foot sand dune in time to catch a great view of the sunset and coastline. And we’ll bring along a few of our favorite snacks and zero-proof bubbly for a sunset toast.
    • Where: Meet at the Adventure Center
    • When: Friday June 21st, 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm; Weather Permitting
  • Fireworks on the Beach!

    • Who: Open to the public
    • What: It's confirmed! Pacific City's annual Fourth of July fireworks show is back on for 2019! Join us on July 4th at dusk at Bob Straub State Wayside park for a new and improved Fourth of July Fireworks Show. We can't wait to celebrate with you!
      For more information click here: Pacific City Chamber of Commerce Events Page 
    • Where: Bob Straub State Wayside Park
    • When: Thursday July 4th, Dusk
  • Field Trip to Ghost Forest

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge
    • What: Join Adventure Coach Matt Goodwin on an excursion to the mysterious Ghost Forest in nearby Neskowin. The Ghost Forest was buried in the Cascadia earthquake of 1700 and remained forgotten and invisible until the winter storms of 1997-98 unearthed numerous well-preserved stumps of Sitka spruce and cedar--some estimated to be over 2000 years old! Our visit to Ghost Forest will be timed with an outgoing tide for optimal viewing of the ancient stumps and their beautiful surroundings. Comfortable, sturdy shoes are recommended.
    • Where: Meet at the Adventure Center, ready to caravan to the trail head
    • When: Saturday July 6th, 10 am – 12 pm; Saturday August 3rd, 8:30 am – 10:30 am
  • Summer Field Trip to Cascade Head

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge
    • What: Join your Adventure Coach for a mid-summer hike along the dramatic Cascade Head trail. The Nature Conservancy’s Cascade Head trail is a moderate 4.2 mile out and back hike that climbs through a magical old growth coastal forest to stunning wildflower meadows, gaining 1200 feet of elevation. The headlands meadow is a very rare ecosystem and is home to the endangered Oregon Silverspot Butterfly along with rare plants including the Cascade Head Catchfly, and Hairy Stemmed Checkermallow.  The view from the peak is one of the most spectacular along the Oregon Coast - - on a clear day we’ll catch views that include the 529-acre Westwind Stewardship Conservation Area and Camp, the Salmon River Estuary, and the Pacific. Comfortable, sturdy shoes and warm waterproof layers are recommended.
    • Where: Meet at the Adventure Center, ready to caravan to the trailhead.
    • When: Tuesday July 16th, 8:45 am – 12:00 pm
  • Sitka Sedge Walk

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge
    • What: Join your adventure coach to explore Sitka Sedge State Natural Area, the newest jewel of the Oregon State Parks system and one of the largest intact estuaries on the Oregon coast. Located on the southwest edge of Sand Lake Estuary, the trail crosses through a rare combination of tidal flats, saltwater marshes, and forested dunes. Along the way you’ll have the opportunity to discover an amazing variety of plants and wildlife. Leashed dogs are welcome.
    • Where: Meet at the Adventure Center ready to caravan a short 10 minute drive to Sitka Sedge
    • When: Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
  • Whalen Island Loop

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge
    • What: Join us and explore one of our favorite nearby trails located at Clay Meyers State Natural Area at Whalen Island. The island is home to a mix of land and sea creatures including salmon, deer, otter, egrets, and kingfishers. An easy loop follows the perimeter of the island, passing through grasslands, mudflats, dunes and a coastal forest. You’ll be rewarded with stunning views and plenty of places to stop and watch birds along the way.
    • Where: Meet at the Adventure Center ready to caravan a short 10 minute drive to the trailhead
    • When: Tuesdays and Fridays, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
  • BLM Community Trail

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge
    • What: Start the new day on Pacific City’s newest trail! Set to open officially in June, we have been granted special access to this wonderful 1.25 mile loop that passes through shore pines and coastal huckleberries. From the top of Nestucca Ridge there is an exceptional view of Cape Kiwanda and Chief Kiawanda Rock, then a descent into a unique grove of pines that look unlike any others in Pacific City.
    • Where: Meet at Adventure Center
    • When: Sundays and Wednesdays 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Evening Hike to Top of Cape Kiwanda

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge
    • What: Join your adventure coach nightly for a sunset hike up the tallest dune on the Oregon Coast. On a clear day the top of the dune offers views of Nestucca Bay to the south and Cape Lookout to the north—with expansive views along the way. In the winter months you might be lucky enough to view the Aleutian Cackling Geese as they soar overhead to their nightly roosting spot on Haystack Rock.
    • Where: Meet at the Adventure Center at 4:45 pm
    • When: Every day, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Pinot and S’mores

    • Who: Open to the public.
    • What: Head over to Stimulus Coffee + Bakery for a special evening of pinot pours and tasty s’mores. Enjoy the sunset and good conversation while sampling wines from our featured partner, Willamette Valley Vineyards, paired with Stimulus pastry chef Ana's expertly crafted s’mores and savory bites. We’ll include our s’mores recipe card for you to take home! Cost - $25 per person, gratuity not included. To RSVP, call Headlands at 503-483-3000 or add to your room reservation while booking.
    • Where: Stimulus Coffee + Bakery, 33105 Cape Kiwanda Drive
    • When: Saturday June 22nd, 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
  • LATITUDE 15 – BREWERS DINNER

    • Who: Open to the public - $75 per person (does not include gratuity)
    • What: Come enjoy our 2019 Brewer's Dinner Series. Latitude 15 dinner will focus on discovering cuisines from along the 15th parallel by cultivating food from, but not limited to, Burma, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Guatemala, Nicaragua and Honduras, allowing guests to compare and discover food from around the world. Must be 21+ to attend. Purchase tickets here. Limited seating available. $75 per person (does not include gratuity). Tickets must be purchased before event.
    • Where: Pelican Brewing Co. | Pacific City, OR
    • When: Saturday October 19th, 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
  • Mindful Flow Yoga

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge and Tidepools Spa
    • What: A gentle flowing class rooted in Hatha Yoga that includes deep stretching, balancing postures, and breath awareness.
    • Where: Tidepools Spa & Wellness Center
    • When: Mondays, 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Inner Balance Yoga

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge and Tidepools Spa
    • What: A blend of Hatha Yoga and Pilates Mat that focuses on balancing all muscle groups strength and flexibility with an emphasis on challenging the core muscles with each movement.
    • Where: Tidepools Spa & Wellness Center
    • When: Tuesdays, 9:00am - 10:00 am
  • Yoga Foundations

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge and Tidepools Spa
    • What: Drawing on the fundamentals of Hatha Yoga, this class focuses on alignment, breath, and fine tuning the mechanics and flow of poses.
    • Where: Tidepools Spa & Wellness Center
    • When: Wednesdays, 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Body Sculpt Wellness Class

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge and Tidepools Spa
    • What: Focus on every joint and muscle group in this low impact, full-body strength class.
    • Where: Tidepools Spa & Wellness Center
    • When: Thursdays, 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
  • Flex and Foam Wellness Class

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge and Tidepools Spa
    • What: Ease into a comprehensive flexibility session with light movement, focused stretching for each muscle group and targeted foam rolling.
    • Where: Tidepools Spa & Wellness Center
    • When: Fridays, 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • TRX Circuit

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge and Tidepools Spa
    • What: A full body strength circuit that features suspension training and emphasizes balance, deep core, and joint strength.
    • Where: Tidepools Spa & Wellness Center
    • When: Fridays, 4 pm - 5 pm
  • Vinyasa Flow Yoga

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge and Tidepools Spa
    • What: A flowing sequence of yoga poses focused on muscle strength, flexibility and tension release.
    • Where: Tidepools Spa & Wellness Center
    • When: Saturdays, 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Synergy

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge and Tidepools Spa
    • What: Enjoy a simple yet challenging combination movements that train core, balance, strength, power, and flexibility.
    • Where: Tidepools Spa & Wellness Center
    • When: Saturdays, 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
  • Vinyasa Flow Yoga

    • Who: Registered Guests of Headlands Lodge and Tidepools Spa
    • What: A flowing sequence of yoga poses focused on muscle strength, flexibility and tension release.
    • Where: Tidepools Spa & Wellness Center
    • When: Sundays, 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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