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Your Home For Recreation & Leisure on The Oregon Coast

Fitness, Tennis, Swimming, and Kids' Activities at Salishan Resort

The opportunities for enjoyment are endless at Salishan, the all-inclusive resort and recreation destination on the Oregon Coast. Whether you enjoy a stroll in the great outdoors, prefer a poolside afternoon, or are looking to keep fit, Salishan offers the best in on-site recreation and leisure activities.

On-Site Activities

Pool & Fitness Center

There’s no reason to give up your fitness routine while you’re a guest at Salishan. Our pool and fitness center includes state-of-the-art Cybex and Life Fitness cardiovascular machines and training equipment, free weights, a lap pool, and a large hot tub for relaxing those tired muscles. Locker rooms include showers and a dry sauna. Bring the kids to play in the swimming pool!

Open 6 am – 11 pm daily

Putting Course

Perfect for some family fun or a friendly competition with your travel companions. With the natural beauty of the Salishan Golf Course as the backdrop, par is attainable and fun is guaranteed.


Located adjacent to the Tennis Center, enjoy a game of sand-pit volleyball, or choose an optional setup in the Glenn behind the pool area for $40. You can also play on the beach, for an additional setup fee.

Outdoor Recreation Center

Near our Tennis Center you’ll find tons of options for outdoor activities. Try our horseshoe pit, shoot hoops on our half-court basketball court, play some beach volleyball, or bring the kids to climb on our jungle gym. These facilities are a short walk from the main lodge – just follow the covered walkways. As a sweet way to end a day full of activity, enjoy the firepit on one of our patios!

Trails and Beach

Miles of forested Gleneden Beach trails wind their way through and around the Salishan property. Whether you want to explore a corner of the Oregon Coast forest or use our private beach access to walk the shore or have a bonfire, you’ll find plenty of room to roam at Salishan. Ask at the front desk for trail maps.

Miscellaneous Activities

From family-friendly games to thrilling adventures, Salishan has it all. Make it a getaway to remember, and discover lake and river sports, group yoga, karaoke, mixology competitions, scavenger hunts, fun runs, bingo, lawn games, and much more at this unique destination. 

Off-Site Activities

Whale Watching and Fishing Excursions

(Depoe Bay or Newport's Bay Front)

  • Marine Discovery Tours (541-265-6200)
  • Captain's Reel Deep Sea Fishing (541.265.7441 or 800.865.7441)
  • Dockside Charters (541-765-2545)

Crabbing and Clam Digging

(Locations from Newport to Lincoln City)

  • Eleanor's Undertow (rentals). Close to Taft's public crab dock. 
  • Yaquina Bay (rentals). Located on the Embarcadero or South Beach Marina public crab docks.

Chinook Winds Casino

Featuring slots, table games, bingo, keno and poker, this 24-hour location provides free transportation with one-week advance reservation. Check the calendar for upcoming concerts and comedy shows.

Horseback Riding

Located in Pacific City, about 30 miles north of Gleneden Beach, see the beautiful Oregon coastline and wildlife while enjoying a peaceful ride. 

Mariner's Square

Indulge your curiosity at a number of family-friendly classics. 1.7 miles south, Newport is home to Ripley's Believe it Or Not, the Wax Works, and Oregon Undersea Gardens.

Lincoln City

Visit art galleries, antique shops, and Lincoln City shopping outlets, including local designers as well as all your favorite brands. 

Glass Blowing

Learn to create beautiful glass works from local artisans as they walk you through the process of glass blowing, and go home with your own custom-made masterpieces.

Geo Teaming

Our Seattle-based partners provide high-tech team building adventures using GPS receivers and smart phones. Visit their website for more details. 

Wine Tasting

In addition to Salishan's own wine cellar, there are several enticing local choices.

  • The Eventuary - home to tastings with catered treats and an interesting history.
  • Flying Dutchman Winery - located in Otter Rock, in a picturesque clifftop setting. 
  • Depoe Bay Winery - celebrating 14 years and featuring some of Oregon's most famed wines. 

Wine & Art

Via Bottle & Bottega, uncork your inner artist at an evening that's one part artistic adventure, and one part cocktail party.