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Whether you’re looking for epic coastal hikes, golfing by the ocean, surfing on a remote beach, or sand boarding a dune, you can find it all at the Oregon Coast.

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Whether you’re looking for epic coastal hikes, golfing by the ocean, surfing on a remote beach, or sand boarding a dune, you can find it all at the Oregon Coast.

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Central Coast

Bike Newport

Bike Newport is a family owned bicycle shop in Newport, Oregon that offers fat bike rentals and tours. They also offer retail sales, a service shop and a lounge area (complete with shower and laundry facilities) for cylcists in need...

150 NW 6th Street
Newport, OR

(541) 265-9917
Email us (bikenewport[at]charter[dot]net)

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North Coast

Fort Stevens State Park

Fort Stevens was once the primary military defense installation in the three-fort, Harbor Defense System at the mouth of the Columbia River (along with Forts Canby and Columbia in Washington). The fort saw service for 84 years, from the Civil...

Hammond, OR

503-861-3170

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South Coast

Loon Lake Recreation Site

OverviewLoon Lake is a popular recreation area 20 miles east of Reedsport, Oregon. It boasts one of the coast’s finest campgrounds with a warm, sandy beach. The lake is perfect for swimming, fishing and water skiing. Campsites, some of which...

Reedsport, OR

541-599-2254

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South Coast

Bandon Bicycle Works

Bandon Bicycle Works is the premier full-service bicycle shop on located on Southern Oregon Coast. They are Bicycle Consultants, not sales people. Bandon Bicycle Works specializes in service / repair, and they help you create the cycling experience you imagine....

20 10th Street SE
Bandon, OR

541-329-2518
Email us (info[at]bandonbicycleworks[dot]com)

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North Coast

Wheel Fun Rentals – Seaside

Wheel Fun Rentals puts explorers in motion with a plethora of vessels for traversing land and seeing the sights. Intrepid adventurers can rent a range of vehicles, including Surreys or tandem bicycles. Feel like a kid again as you achieve...

321 S Holladay Drive
Seaside, OR

503-738-8447
Email us (wheelfunseaside[at]gmail[dot]com)

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South Coast

Cape Blanco to Port Orford Fat Bike Ride

Here’s another reason to visit Oregon’s South Coast: the chance to pedal on the shoreline, between massive rock promontories, along one of the most scenic stretches of the entire West Coast. Spinning through the sand, bracketed by the bulks of...

Port Orford, OR

Travel Guides

The Science and Safety of Storm Watching

Winter on the Oregon Coast is anything but boring. When powerful Pacific winds meet turbulent ocean waters, it’s a spectacular sight to witness. Tall waves crash into rocky cliffs and sandy shores, offering an awe-inspiring display by Mother Nature. And...
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Travel Guides

Take a Guided Tour on the Oregon Coast

In addition to guides providing a wealth of knowledge to enrich your experience, tour operators also provide a safe way to try something new or, if you’re a pro, allow you to leave your gear at home. Hiring a guide also helps ensure that you’re visiting responsibly. “Outfitters and guides tend to take very good care of their natural resources that they’re operating in,” Lacey says.
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Travel Guides

How to Visit Oregon’s Coastal Tide Pools

If you’ve ever wanted to experience the underwater world of the Pacific Ocean but prefer to stay onshore, the Oregon Coast’s tide pools are a must-see. These rocky pools of seawater along the shoreline — accessible at low tide — are teeming with aquatic life: colorful starfish, spiky sea urchins and otherworldly sea anemones.
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Travel Guides

Top 9 Hidden Adventures for 2021

Whether you’re the type who makes resolutions or not, the new year is an ideal time to think about goals and plans. To make sure you get your much-needed doses of natural wellness on the Oregon Coast, don’t forget to schedule getaways onto your calendar. While you’ll want to keep responsible travel in mind, these hidden coastal adventures are sure to keep you inspired all year long.
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Travel Guides

Coastal Mountain Biking in Oregon

Carson Storch has ridden his mountain bike around the world, but the trails he’s most excited about? Those on the Oregon Coast. “It blew my mind what the terrain has to offer,” he says. The 27-year-old professional freeride mountain biker...
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Travel Guides

Fall Wellness Weekend at the Coast

If you’ve ever felt like the ocean has healing powers, you’re not mistaken. The roar of the surf, blue horizon and heart-melting sunsets on the Oregon Coast are a balm for the soul, and sometimes a getaway is just what...
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Events on the Oregon Coast

July 3, 2022 - July 4, 2022

4th of July in Lincoln City

Lincoln City, OR
July 3, 2022

Fireworks Over The Alsea Bay

320 Northwest Highway 101
Waldport, OR
July 3, 2022

Fireworks Over The Alsea Bay

320 Northwest Highway 101
Waldport, OR
July 4, 2022

Firecracker Run

725 N. 10th Street
Coos Bay, OR

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