Top Reasons to Live in Tillamook, Oregon
- Eat Cheese! Tillamook is famous for its cheese. The Tillamook Cheese Factory, where over 171,000 pounds of cheese is produced each day, has daily tours of the facilities where you can see the cheese being made (Tour). After the tour, sample fresh cheese and ice cream or visit the gift shop. Try the fresh cheese curds that make a distinctive squeaky sound in your mouth. Still haven't had your fill of cheese? Head over to the Blue Heron French Cheese Company to sample gourmet cheese and taste local wines. Visit the gift shop and petting zoo for a taste of country life (Blue Heron).