15 miles south of Lincoln City is charming Depoe Bay, “the whale watching capitol of the Oregon Coast,” where you can take a boat out deep sea fishing or whale watching.
The Captain Cook Inn is located within skating distance from “The Gnarliest Skate parkin America” (Thrasher Magazine Dec. 1999). The park has three bowls including a one of a kind “Cradle”… It has to be seen to be believed!
Lincoln City is home to some truly magnificent dining experiences, from Thai cuisine to the freshest seafood the Oregon coast has to offer. Among these the Blackfish Cafe is located directly across the street from the Captain Cook Inn.
“Antiquing” is very popular in Lincoln City. Lincoln City hosts a multitude of unique shopping experiences. A very short distance from the Captain Cook Inn is the wonderful Little Antique Mall.
Are you into Art? Lincoln City is home to several Art Galleries with fabulous pieces of various kinds of art (i.e. paintings, photography, graphics, sculptures, etc.).
The Aquarium in Newport, 26 miles south of Lincoln City, is a must-see for tourists. Observe and take pictures of the various variety of sea life germane to the Oregon Coast.
Some of the best crabbing in all of the Country is done right off the Central Oregon Coast…. It’s fun and it’s easy, and the crab tastes wonderful. You can get charters for both crabbing and deep sea fishing here.
Whale watching is a fun activity for the whole family.
Book a space on one of several Charter Services available in Newport or Depoe Bay and then sit back and watch as the chartered boat goes out amongst the whale that pass up and down the Central Oregon Coast during the migration season.