Overleaf Lodge, Fireside Motel and this spectacular section of the Oregon Coast is known for its beautiful, calming nature. We want to bring the serenity found at this remarkable place to you, where you are right now. Periodically, we will be posting inspirations from our gorgeous surroundings. We will be sharing things you might not already know about the history, geology, plants and wildlife of our area. It’s also where you’ll discover photos, videos and written words to foster stress relief, wellness and healing.
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Plants of the Yachats Area

Sitka spruce, formally known as Picea sitchensis, is also referred to as the coast spruce or the tidewater spruce because of its geographic distribution in the Northwest’s cool, moist, maritime climate, which includes Alaska, where it was first discovered.

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