first stop should be the Yaquina Lights site, the web home
for a Newport-based whose mission is "restoration and preservation
of Yaquina Bay and Yaquina Head Lighthouses and surrounding areas,
and to interpret their natural and cultural histories.
site includes essential visitor info and QuickTime movies of
page by the Sherwin-Williams
details the recent paint restoration of the lighthouse, plus
an excellent history of the structure.
of the Light
pages includes many lighthouses from the West Coast, including
page has plenty of Yaquina Bay info and a couple of pictures.
Lighthouse Getaway Network has a Yaquina
page, and many other lighthouses.
details about aquina Bay Lighthouse hauntings on the Oregon
a nice thumbnail gallery of Oregon lighthouses on Pete's
and lots of details on the U.S. Lighthouse
good info, photo and a map of the Newport area on Yeastman's
for images and info on several Oregon lighthouses, including
College of the Siskiyous has a page devoted
to the Yaquina Bay Lighthouse.
thumbnailed images on Brian Taylor's vacation pages.
brief info and other lighthouse pages at Mitch's
National Park Service has a historic
resource inventory page for the Yaquina Bay Lighthouse.
Chamber Visitor Information pages are a good starting point for touring,
restaurant and lodging info.
is a world-class exhibition of North Pacific marine life, including
sea lion and sea otter rookeries, aviary, tide pools, kelp forest
tanks and a walk-through deep sea tank thick with sharks and
BLM manages the Yaquina
Head Outstanding Natural Area, which features the Yaquina Head lighthouse,
trails to rocky beaches and tide pools and a one-of-a-kind tide
pool trail for wheelchair users.
is a glimpse into the roots of this town, and a fine place to
sample fresh seafood, shop the boutiques or even visit the kitchy
wax museum and "Ripley's Believe it or Not".
Coast Guard Station at Yaquina Bay is just over the hill from the
lighthouse, and adjacent to the historic Newport bayfront.
Thompson has lovely Yaquina
Bay Lighthouse Notecards on her site.
Direct art sells a framed watercolor
of the lighthouse.
Scaasis Original Lighthouses as small replicas
of the Yaquina Bay Lighthouse.
Harbour Lights sells limited edition replicas of
the Yaquina Bay Lighthouse