From Interstate 5, take Highway 126 west from Eugene. At Florence, turn right and go north on Highway 101 through Yachats, Waldport and Newport. Three miles north of Newport, look for Moolack Shores Motel on your left. This drive is approximately 2 hours.
From Corvallis or Albany
From Interstate 5, take Highway 20 west to Highway 101. Turn right and continue north three miles to Moolack Shores Motel on your left. This drive is approximately one hour from Corvallis and 1.5 hours from Albany. Watch for the covered bridge along Highway 20.
From the Portland area
From Interstate 5, take the “Ocean Beaches/Lincoln City” exit, which is Highway 99W, then take the Highway 18 exit (Ocean Beaches) west to Highway 101. As you approach the coast, stay to your left toward Lincoln City and continue south on Highway 101 through Depoe Bay. Eight miles south of Depoe Bay, you’ll find Moolack Shores Motel on your right. This drive is approximately 2 hours depending on weather and traffic.
All these drives are scenic, so remember to bring your camera and enjoy a leisurely drive highlighted by spectacular woods, green fields and ocean views.