Sports in Lebanon

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The fishermen could carry their bounties off in coolers, but by the time the boat reaches the marina, each angler stands clutching a fat salmon for all bystanders on the dock to see. After posing for photos and recounting the battle with the day's largest catch, the anglers drop by the on-site cleaning shop to have their hauls filleted, packed, and readied to take home.

Barbara and Jerry Powell—a third-generation fisherman with more than 50 years of experience—charter ocean adventures like these year round to fishing destinations such as the inner reefs of Yaquina Bay. Aboard USCG-inspected and certified boats, the Powells' team outfits anglers with well-maintained equipment to hook deep-sea creatures such as halibut, shark, and Aquaman. Alternatively, captains take parties into tidal waters to catch bay crabs, or journey out toward open waters on whale-watching cruises.

The crew at Captain's Reel Deep Sea Fishing recommends guests check out the trip-preparation and FAQ pages before they head out. Guides can also furnish one-day licenses to those who lack the proper documents.

343 SW Bay Blvd
Newport,
OR
US

The sparkle of coal is a common sight in mineshafts, but no minerals have ever been found in Warpaint International's mineshaft. Instead, the splatter of fired paintballs covers the walls, just as it does in the newly renovated, 20,000-square-foot arena's other three play zones. Within the exciting facility, competitors can navigate the small homes of an indoor shantytown and crouch behind stacked barrels in an otherwise sparse mock-hotel.

JT SplatMaster Paintball offers a gentler version of paintball for younger players who have outgrown Extreme Contact Face Painting. And Warpaint International has partnered with Sniperz Den Paintball in St. Paul to host once-a-month events on more than 50 acres ripe for play, including seven bases replete with flags. Players can also stop by the full pro shop to stock up on markers, paintballs, and other related apparel.

3046 Portland Rd NE
Salem,
OR
US

For over 10 years, the team at Fall Line has stocked and painstakingly repaired bicycles, skateboards, and snowboards inside their shop. They also handpick all the gear that appears on their store shelves, which includes brands such as Free Agent, O?Neal, and Element. Stop in and you can find hoodies, replacement parts such as wheels and tires, and safety gear such as helmets, kneepads, and wipeout repellent.

Each member of Fall Line?s staff is a passionate skater, boarder, or cyclist; they even tapped into their expertise to build a BMX track and skate park at the Oregon State Fair.

302 Lewis St
Silverton,
OR
US

The Grill at Silver Creek Lanes treats bowlers and spectators to hearty American feasts. As diners watch bowlers haul spheres down alleys lit by blacklight and 135" projection screens, they can keep hunger at bay with slices of pizza and chicken strips. The menu also includes cheeseburgers and jumbo hot dogs, complemented by sides such as sample platters, cheese sticks, onion rings, and curly fries.

500 W C St
Silverton,
OR
US

Professional pipeliner Mike Jipp and his crew at Lincoln City Surf Shop spread their lifetime love of wave riding by supplying sea legs with the proper gear for swift tide conquest. This shrine to endless summer is stocked with more than 40 boards in both long and boogie varieties, from brands such as Lightning Bolt and McTavish. Lincoln City Surf Shop experts can recommend the most suitable wetsuit, granting surfers maximum wave-crashing comfort. Accessorize with a pair of gloves and booties to ensure proper grippage and impress nearby Gidgets while storming the shores.

4792 SE Highway 101
Lincoln City,
OR
US

• For $6, you get three games of bowling (up to a $8.25 value), shoe rental (a $2 value), and a pretzel (a $2.25 value); (a $12.50 total value). • For $12, you get three games of bowling and shoe rental for two and two pretzels (up to a $25 value).

924 Main St
Springfield,
OR
US