During the winter, storm watching is a popular activity along the Oregon coast. It's an opportunity to marvel at mother nature's power. Of course, it's vital to storm watch from a safe space. Nonetheless, it's an astonishing thing to do in Oregon, and Astoria is an ideal place to start storm watching. Use Astoria Riverwalk Inn as your home base while you are out storm watching. Here are some tips for storm watching from Astoria, Oregon. Stay Safe One of the essential aspects of storm watching is doing it from a safe distance. So scout out the area before you [...]
Here’s a brief look at the best beaches along the Oregon coast that are nearby Astoria Riverwalk Inn and further down the coast.
Astoria, Oregon, has such beautiful outdoor landscapes to explore. Just do a simple search on Instagram for Astoria, Oregon, or Northwest Oregon, and you will find some phenomenal photos of the area. If you are daydreaming about visiting here, there is no better time than the present to plan your trip. That’s because no matter the season, Astoria, Oregon, looks excellent, and it’s easy to get the perfect series of photos too. Go ahead and book a room with us at Astoria Riverwalk Inn. You’ll be close to some great photo opportunities right outside the Inn. Here’s a list of [...]
Oregon has some gorgeous hiking trails. A lot of the time, a unique feature on a trail can make for a great photo opportunity or simply a moment to reflect and catch your breath. Oregon waterfalls fit both of those descriptions. and there are plenty of hiking trails near Astoria, Oregon, where you can find picturesque waterfalls. At Astoria Riverwalk Inn, we want to highlight three of the best in the state. Youngs River Falls This is a great place to start, and it isn’t far from Astoria Riverwalk Inn. The trail is less than a mile long, making it [...]
Given Astoria’s rich history, one of the more fascinating and perhaps underappreciated things to do in our neck of the woods is browsing the local antique stores. If you love the smell of aging leather, appreciate relics of a bygone era, or find yourself collecting things that others may classify as “junk,” you should definitely check out the superb antique stores in Astoria. The team at Astoria Riverwalk Inn has created a guide to some of the best Astoria, Oregon, antiques in the area that you’ll undoubtedly appreciate. 5 Best Antique Stores in Astoria Astoria Vintage Hardware offers Architectural salvage, [...]
Historic Astoria, the oldest town in Oregon, remains a beloved getaway destination for couples and families alike, thanks largely to its award-winning craft breweries, bustling downtown, and surrounding natural beauty. However, it’s not uncommon for travelers to embark on a day-trip to a nearby community in search of even more Oregon Coast flavor and scenery. Those new to the area often meander down to iconic Portland or up to jaw-dropping Mount St. Helens. But there are several other lesser-known gems along the banks of the vast Pacific Ocean—even in neighboring Washington. In hopes of enhancing your already stellar getaway to [...]