Coos Bay

Surrounded by the Pacific shoreline with its beautiful dunes and lovely beaches, Oregon’s Adventure Coast  is located between the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area on the North and Shore Acres State Park, an impressive botanical garden on a cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, on the South. The area features a variety of outdoor activities including fishing, clamming, wildlife, bird watching, sea lion and whale watching, tours, cycling, and 4-wheel rides in the dunes. The Port of Coos Bay is an active commercial area.

The Coos Bay area also offers a wide range of shopping, entertainment and dining facilities such as Pony Village Shopping Mall, renovated downtown Coos Bay, antique, myrtlewood and gift shops, theatres, and an art museum and gallery.

Coos Bay is the largest community on the Oregon Coast. It has been the commercial center of Oregon’s southern coast since its earliest days.

Featured activities

  • Coos Bay

    Coos Bay, Oregon 97420

    Coos Bay is a long and circuitous estuary fed by the Coos River among other tributaries; it is considered the best natural harbor between San Francisco and the Puget Sound. The bay\\\'s vast acreage gives anglers plenty of elbow room as they pursue fall chinook (July through October), coho (silver) salmon (October and November) and winter steelhead (December through March). Coos Bay also offers excellent canoeing opportunities through the South Slough Estuarine Reserve, the first federally designated reserve.

  • Sharky's Charters

    Coos Bay, Oregon 97420
    (541) 260-9110

    "Fish On!" is a phrase you will hear often while your out fishing with Captain John. If you have been dreaming about an adventure on the Pacific Ocean chasing Tuna, Salmon, Bottomfish, and Crab or exploring the pristine rivers of Oregon's coastal playground for winter steelhead and king salmon than Sharky's Charters is ready to make your dreams a reality. Rest easy knowing Captain John is it the helm, with over thirty years experience on the ocean, have a safe and enjoyable adventure aboard his new 26' North River Seahawk. Sharky's Charters specializes in small groups and can fish up to 6 people, but most trips have smaller crews so that there is plenty of room to land that big one. Plan your coastal adventure with Sharky's Charters!

Featured accommodations

  • Quality Inn & Suites

    1503 Virginia Ave
    North Bend, Oregon 97459
    (541) 756-3191

    The Quality Inn & Suites of Coos Bay, Oregon offers 96 spacious rooms with relaxing courtyard views. Our tasteful, oversized rooms and suites include bed and breakfast style accommodations and a free hot breakfast, all in a pleasant, tranquil atmosphere.

Featured Events

  • Marshfield Sun Printing Museum

    1049 N Front St
    Coos Bay, Oregon 97420
    541-266-0901
    Monday, May 29th, 2017 - Saturday, Sep 2nd, 2017

    Open Tuesday through Saturday 1pm-4pm Memorial Day through Labor Day. Volunteers are always on hand during Museum open hours to interpret and demonstrate the Marshfield Sun's presses and other printing equipment, as well as to answer questions about the Museum's exhibits on printing and office technology, and on local history. You can even find out why capital letters are called "upper case" and other letters are called "lower case."

    The Marshfield Sun Printing Museum is a unique printing museum located at the north end of Front Street on Coos Bay's historic waterfront. The Marshfield Sun was a working newspaper office and print shop from 1891 to 1944 and is today essentially as it was left in 1944, with additional exhibits upstairs and on the walls.

    Admission is free but donations are encouraged.  Open Tues – Sat 1pm – 4pm. Other times available by appointment 

  • Downtown Farmers Market

    50 Central Ave
    Coos Bay, Oregon 97420
    541-269-0215
    Wednesday, Aug 23rd, 2017

    Every Wednesday through October – Farm fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers, plants and more! Downtown Coos Bay.

Featured Deals

  • Motel 6 – Military Discount

    Posted by OCVA / valid from January 1st, 2017 to December 31st, 2017

    At Motel 6, all active and retired military personnel and their families are eligible for a 10% discount off our already low rates, at all of our 1,100+ locations. When booking online, simply click "Military Rate" before selecting your room type and the discount will be automatically applied. When calling 800-4-MOTEL6 (800-466-8356), mention your interest in the military discount to your reservation agent. Please note,…

  • Edgewater Inn – Oregon’s Adventure Coast Discount

    Posted by OCVA / valid from January 1st, 2017 to December 31st, 2017

    Valid all year round. Because we all can’t get away in the summer time! When calling the motel, or stopping in ask for the Oregon Adventure Coast Discount. We will have 3 different rates to offer according to the  season. On the waterside, standard units, or a Hot tub room.  Cannot be combined with any other special offers.

  • Coos Bay Manor B&B – Custom Breakfasts

    Posted by OCVA / valid from February 22nd, 2017 to February 28th, 2018

    A full breakfast is served in the dining room. Great care is given to take your healthy diet preferences into consideration. We can prepare breakfasts to meet the needs of gluten-free and low-carb menus, low-cholestrol regimens, vegetarian and vegan diets, etc. Simply notify us at the time of reservation with your special requests. 

  • Best Western AAA Discount

    Posted by OCVA / valid from February 22nd, 2017 to February 28th, 2018

    AAA members enjoy a hotel discount of 10% or more on rooms at Best Western® Hotels® & Resorts.  Hit the road and explore amazing destinations across North America. From warm breezes of the Florida beaches to the dramatic coastlines of the Pacific Northwest, travel the amazing sites and save with your AAA discounts all along the way.  To Start Saving: Reserve a hotel room online…

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