Boat Ramp Access During Covid-19 2020/05
The Port of Garibaldi is the closest seaport to Portland, Oregon and was established in 1910.
The Port is home to key businesses in the City of Garibaldi, as well as the U.S. Coast Guard. Port property also houses an RV park, restaurants, fishing charters, shrimp, crab and fish processing facilities, a lumber mill and recreational businesses.
The harbor at Garibaldi has moorage for 277 vessels and serves as the base of operations for several commercial fishermen and charter operations. There is a public boat launch for people wishing to fish, crab or get to the Pacific Ocean. Along with three public docks for recreational crabbing and fishing.
Port property also features the Lion’s Club Lumbermen’s Park and antique train display. A walking path in the port area is a popular draw for local residents as well as visitors.
In 2018 Tillamook Lightwave, working with Wave BroadBand, completed an expansion of its fiber-optic network to the end of Commercial Avenue at the Port of Garibaldi. With this installation, Port businesses have access to High-Speed Fiber Optic Services up to Gigabit speeds, including Internet and Voice Over IP (VOIP) telephone services. Tillamook Lightwave, along with a grant from Oregon State Lottery funds administered by the Oregon Business Development Department funded this project. Businesses interested in signing up for services should contact Steve Stempien
(Steven.firstname.lastname@example.org or 541-574-4205) for more information.
The Port of Garibaldi is a catalyst for economic development and works to maintain, encourage, and support a diverse mix of business, industry, commercial, and recreational activities by providing the infrastructure necessary. The Port maintains and enhances its character as a vital Northwest fishing port and responsibly manages revenues for its Port District.
The Port of Garibaldi is an essential fishing port whose authentic character is enhanced by a diverse but well integrated mix of business, industry, commercial, and recreational activities, providing for increased opportunities in enterprise, business development, and tourism for the community.