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The Lookout Observatory & Gift Shop


The Lookout is perched atop this promontory rising 500 feet above sea level and from its windows can be seen the crashing surf along the shore, sea birds nesting on the rocks, sea lion basking in the sun, fleets of fishing boats in search of salmon, pods of whales, unbelievable sunsets and the peaceful calm that follows the violence of a storm.

Inside the shop are many things of interest to see besides the stock of myrtlewood, coral, shells, collectibles and other unique gift ideas for family and friends at home.

Also on display in the Lookout is the large ships wheel from the Minnie Kelton, wrecked off shore in 1909.

A small part of a collection of 150 driftwood characters created by Captain Harvey are also on display.

We welcome our folks from other states and across the sea. We hope your travels will bring you along our lovely Oregon Coast many, many times!

We are located west of Cape Foulweather viewpoint, on Highway 101 between mile marker 131 and 132.

Location: PO Box 248, Depoe Bay Oregon 97341 Telephone Toll Free: 541-765-2270

Other Shopping nearby:
Aquarium Village
Art From The Hart Jewelry
Browsers Bookstore
Diamonds Here
Facets Gem and Mineral Gallery
Grass Roots

Request a Free copy of the Mile-by-Mile Guide to the Oregon Coast, which will be delivered to your USA postal address. Also request a free first issue of Oregon Coast magazine and sign up for coast deals.

11/16 Coming to The Depoe Bay area
Astoria-Warrenton Crab and Seafood Festival Warrenton OR April26 Crab and seafood as well as entertainment. Listen to the Astoria HS Jazz Band on Sunday.
Mt. Pisgah Arboretum Wildflower and Music Festival Eugene OR May19 A day of wildflowers, music, food, crafts, and microscopes!
Rhododendron Days Florence OR May17-19 The annual celebration of the blooming of rhododendrons along the central Oregon Coast.
4th Annual Tenor Guitar Gathering Astoria OR May30-June2 You'll hear guitars, ukeleles, banjos, and fiddles playing their tunes at the tenor guitar gathering.