There’s nothing like a holiday getaway to Pacific City, Oregon, and if you’ve found yourself daydreaming about an oceanside vacation, what better time than Easter? Spend your holiday weekend traversing lush forest trails, watching the sunset of Cape Kiwanda, and exploring the adventurous Three Capes Scenic Drive. Spring is a lovely season in general, but even more beautiful when the coastal area is coming back to life after the winter months. Discover hidden forest paths with blooming wildflowers and whip out the binoculars for some fantastic wildlife watching. In addition to the area bursting with natural beauty, you’ll also find a lively restaurant scene in Pacific City, as well as local shopping and popular seasonal outdoor recreation. It’s a great time to escape to Pacific City for Easter–if you’ve been thinking about an Easter vacation to Pacific City, you’ll find much to do!
Discover Outdoor Adventure
When you visit for a holiday weekend, you’ll find much to do, especially in the spring! Enjoy that classic misty Oregon coastal vibe, or maybe you’ll even have a few days of sunshine—either way, you’ll find there’s much to discover outside your front door, from popular hiking to local state parks. Immerse yourself in the Pacific Northwest environment, taking in all the natural sights and sounds of the coast, forest, and river. Pacific City is your Easter outdoor playground!
Attend an Easter Service
If you’d like to attend a local Easter service, you’ll find several local churches of different denominations. Nearby you’ll find the Pacific Coast Bible Church, and the Nestucca Valley Presbyterian. Take a scenic drive up the Oregon Coast Highway and you’ll discover more options, such as the Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Cloverdale Baptist Church, and St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Whether you’re looking for an Easter service or just on a leisurely holiday vacation, you’ll be at home in Pacific City either way!
Explore Pacific City
When you’re not out adventuring the local landscape, you’ll find the quaint streets of Pacific City ready for exploring. If you’d like to do a little boutique local shopping, stop by Lucky Beach Boutique to grab some new beachwear, or stop by the Library Thrift Shop to swoop a unique and one-of-a-kind find. Moment Surf Shop offers a variety of items for your surfing needs, including wetsuits if you want to brave the spring waters for a bit of Easter surfing—or you can just pick up your next favorite hat for the upcoming summer. Treat yourself to a bit of self-care products at the local Ritual Coastal Soapery and Candelarium or pick up a spring Easter bouquet at Brandalyn & Blooms. The charm of Pacific City will captivate you for a marvelous holiday vacation!
Local Thrills and Adventures
Whether it’s kayaking on the Nestucca River, or hiking up the sandstone cliffs of Cape Kiwanda, you’ll find outdoor recreation for all skill levels and styles in Pacific City. The local Bob Straub State Park offers many nature walks and offers gorgeous beaches for leisurely strolls, while the Winema Beach Walk is one of the loveliest stretches of shoreline in the Northwest! After exploring all the local sights, make a short drive south to Neskowin Beach, where you can see petrified ancient tree stumps dotted along the beach. Wherever you go, from the forest to the coast, you’ll always be entertained in some way!
Reserve a Table for Easter Brunch
It’s always a great idea to reserve an Easter brunch, and there’s several spots in Pacific City where you can enjoy a fantastic bite and maybe even a beverage or two to celebrate your holiday vacation. The Grateful Bread Bakery offers a fantastic brunch menu with views of the Nestucca River, while the Village Coffee Shoppe, which offers a diner-like feel. Other options include the Meridian Restaurant and Bar, which includes ocean views, and the Nelscott Café, which has a quaint vibe, and an extensive menu with options for kids! When you’re done brunching and if you fancy a cold brew, make sure to stop by the iconic Pelican Brewing Company, where you can sip on a local beer with ocean views.
Reserve Your Easter Vacation Home with Open Nest Today!
Your dream Easter vacation all starts with your dream vacation rental, and here at Open Nest, we have a wide variety, from shorefront homes to hidden forest getaways—and of course plenty of properties that are perfect for an old-fashioned Easter egg hunt! We’re locals that love our town, and beyond offering helpful tips and suggestions, we’re always here to answer any questions you might have. Even better, we know all our properties very well, and what you see is what you get! If you’re ready to start planning your Easter getaway to Pacific City, Oregon, call our friendly reservations team to book your Easter vacation home today!