Walks: Newport

Walks in Newport, Oregon

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Below are all 100 Steps options starting with the newest additions. You can learn about terrain, distance, seating, and more when you choose to view an individual walk.

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Donald A. Davis Park

Bearing the name of Newport’s first city manager, Donald A. Davis Park is a bluff-top swatch of grass and cobblestones overlooking popular Nye Beach. More familiarly known as Don, Mr. Davis oversaw the affairs of the then-budding coastal city for nearly three decades. His tenure… 

Yaquina Bay South Jetty

From the Yaquina Bay South Jetty, you can see all of Newport’s most prominent man-made features. The Yaquina Bay Bridge spans the water to the east. The historic Yaquina Bay Lighthouse is nestled in the trees to the northwest. And Yaquina Head Lighthouse sits regally… 

Yaquina Bay Bridgehead Day Use Area

According to Oregon.gov, an average of 16,500 vehicles per day cross the Yaquina Bay Bridge in Newport, Oregon. You can get close-up bridge photos and even touch one of massive pillars supporting all this traffic at the Yaquina Bay Bridgehead Day Use Area. Perfectly suited… 

South Beach Marina

The South Beach Marina at the Port of Newport is not the largest marina on the Oregon coast (or even in Newport), but what it lacks in size, it makes up for in variety. A pretty harbor is backdropped by the Yaquina Bay Bridge framed… 

Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area

“Outstanding” Natural Area seems like a tall order to live up to, but Yaquina Head does not fall short. Fantastic coastal views, an extremely picturesque lighthouse, birding opportunities, and educational programs are all readily available. Stop at the Interpretive Center to plan your visit and… 

Newport Boardwalk

Downtown Newport is an eclectic mix of bay side activity. Fancy restaurants and upscale art galleries mingle with tourist attractions and bric-a-brac shops. Commercial fisheries line the waterfront side of the street, imbuing the air with the ripe scent of freshly caught salmon, lingcod, halibut,…