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  • Awesome Biking

    The beauty and panorama of the Necanicum Watershed that nurtures Seaside is easy to enjoy on two wheels. The bike routes displayed for the area offer options for choosing roads and trails to best suit your travel style and equipment.

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    Awesome Biking
  • World Class Birding

    Open space, the ocean, an estuary draining two rivers, fresh and saltwater ponds, wetlands, grassy dunes and stands of spruce and alder provide rich and varied habitats for the more than 250 varieties of birds that make Seaside a year round or seasonal home.

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    World Class Birding
  • Peaceful Kayaking

    A smooth, quiet paddle along Seasides rivers and ponds provides expanded opportunities to view wildlife, shoreline plants and birds in their natural habitat. A blue heron may give you a curious look as you pass him spearing fish beneath a bridge on the Necanicum River.

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    Peaceful Kayaking
  • Great Coastal Hiking

    From a stroll or brisk walk along the ocean Promenade, a short easy family hike at the estuary through Gateway Park, to the challenge of Saddle Mountain and other trails of varying difficulty and length provide options for every age and ability.

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    Great Coastal Hiking
  • Activities Table

    Check Out Our Activities Table To Get You Started. We Have All Our Activities Listed By Difficulty (Easy, Moderate, Hard) So You Know Right From The Start Which Trail To Choose.

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    Activities Table
Welcome to Seaside Naturally... Mountains and two rivers meet the sea creating many diverse geo-tourism opportunities within a short radius of Seaside on the Oregon coast.


Grab your GPS and follow your heart for hiking, biking, and kayaking. Birding options are outstanding for raptors, shorebirds, water fowl, song birds and migratory neo-tropicals. Enjoy our land and sea wildlife and an array of mountain, meadow and coastal trees, wildflowers and plants.We invite you to enjoy discovering Seaside through this website and hope you will soon visit our city to pursue your interests, naturally.

Special thanks to the Seaside Chamber of Commerce, Al Smiles, and KP Graphic Arts for their contributions in creating this site.