Where you can get local. Where you can get personal. Where you can explore.

Welcome to our monthly blog, The Overleaf Journal. Here is where you can find and explore all things local to the Oregon Coastal area that surrounds our great Lodge! From secret nature spots, to amazing local eateries. We will keep you up to date on what’s happening and where you need to go in and around the Overleaf Lodge.

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5 Things We’re Thankful For This November

Gratitude is felt all year long, but Thanksgiving is often when we reflect and give voice to the cornucopia of blessings that make our daily lives fulfilling and joyful. We would like to take a moment to share with you a few of the many things the Overleaf Lodge & Spa team is grateful for this year.

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The Five Senses of Autumn

Autumn brings to mind heaps of vibrantly colored leaves, trick or treaters, laughter ringing through the crisp air, the smell of bonfires and the taste of hot apple cider. Although the Oregon Coast may not be the first place that comes to mind when thinking about a fall destination, a cornucopia of sensory delights await you, along with a spooky tale to give you a chill and a tasty treat to give you a thrill.

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Second Summer on the Oregon Coast

Most people still believe the myth that the summer months are the ideal time to visit the Oregon Coast, but the secret of “second summer” has slowly been leaking out. As the rest of Oregon cools off and settles into its fall routine, the coast becomes the “hot spot” for picture perfect weather.

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Summer Fun on the Oregon Coast

With the full swing of summer upon us, we know our guests want to soak up as much fun as possible during this last month of summer vacation. The Yachats area is a treasure trove of fun, and we have some unique summer activities that are perfect for the entire family, or a playful outing for two. Yachats is about getting outdoors and reveling in its incomparably beautiful surroundings. Let’s get outside and play!

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La De Da – It’s Fourth of July!

A not-to-be-missed tradition for many folk, the July 4th festivities of Yachats is a crowd pleaser you have to experience for yourself! Yachats locals and visitors throw themselves wholeheartedly into the fun, day-long activities, and this year marks the 21st anniversary of the indescribably wacky Yachats La De Da Parade!

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How to Celebrate Great Outdoors Month in Yachats!

June is a month of anticipation, light-heartedness, and FUN! Kids are looking forward to being released from school for three glorious months, and everyone is planning summer vacations, extended weekends, and long summer nights filled with laughter and the tantalizing aroma of barbeque!

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The (Not So) Hidden Gem of the Oregon Coast

Yachats has been dubbed the “Gem of the Oregon Coast,” and just about anyone who has ever visited, driven through, or stayed awhile, would heartily agree! Many go so far as to say that Yachats is their best kept secret and they want to keep it that way.

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How to Treat Your Mom to an Experience She Won’t Forget

“Mother’s hold their children’s hands for a short while, but their hearts forever.” Mother’s Day is just around the corner and you want to show your mom how much you love her, right? Luckily, we know a thing or two about creating meaningful moments and we are going to share them with you!

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Celebrate Spring on the Oregon Coast!

Fun spring activities on the Oregon Coast are as varied and abundant as the marine life that inhabit our rocky coastal tidal pools. Whether planning a family-friendly spring break vacation or a romantic getaway for two, the charming village of Yachats has an impressive offering of unique events to celebrate the beginning of spring.

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Valentine’s Day Date Ideas in Yachats

In our opinion, there is nothing more romantic than a couple’s stay in Yachats, Oregon. It’s a place where you can enjoy long walks on the beach, delicious meals with local wine pairings, and picturesque Oregon Coast sunsets all in one beautiful setting. Below are some tips to make your Valentine’s Day getaway in Yachats unforgettable.

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Yachats Annual Agate Festival & Crab Feed

If beachcombing and eating seafood aren’t quintessential Yachats activities, then we don’t know what is. January brings the annual celebrations of both agates and crabbing to the area, so you can get your fix of some of the best the Oregon Coast has to offer.

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A Year in Review

The holidays are about friends and family. And what better way to kick off the holiday season than a stay at the Oregon Coast? Escape to Yachats, Oregon, where you’re guaranteed to find a peaceful, rejuvenating family experience to start the holidays off the right way.

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How to Spend Your Thanksgiving in Yachats, Oregon

The holidays are about friends and family. And what better way to kick off the holiday season than a stay at the Oregon Coast? Escape to Yachats, Oregon, where you’re guaranteed to find a peaceful, rejuvenating family experience to start the holidays off the right way.

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Introducing the Overleaf Blog

We are excited to announce the launch of our new blog, the Overleaf Journal. Our blog entries will be posted on our website, and will feature new, interesting content each month. Our goal with this blog is to provide our readers with valuable information that we think will inspire you to learn more about our properties and the local area. From ‘must see,’ to ‘must try’ topics, we will give you up-to-date details on our favorite activities, food and drink hot spots, excursions, and traditions in the beautiful coastal region of Yachats, Oregon.