Tag Archives: Fishermen

Blessing of the Fleet

Pacific City’s Blessing of the Fleet is an annual event held around Cape Kiwanda beach. Fishing families of Pacific City and their boats will gather on Cape Kiwanda Beach for a brief ceremony with the local clergy.

Dory Days in Pacific City

Pacific City truly derives many benefits from its dory boats, which is why a celebration is held every year, as a tribute to this most popular vessel. Local residents and tourists enjoy the party, which generally takes place during the month of July.

Netarts

Netarts (pronounced Nee-tarts) is a very small town on Oregon coast Highway 101 in Tillamook County, just south of the slightly larger beach town of Oceanside. Located on the edge of 2500 acres of coastal rain forest.

Pacific City Dory Boats

One of the icons of the Pacific City is the dory boat, used in various parts of the world for commercial fishing, rescue boats, white water rafting, transportation, and as personal rowboats.