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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.

Find things to do on the Oregon Coast


North Coast

Seaside Golf Course

Public Nine Hole Golf Course No Reservations Needed – Play on Your Time!  Make It A “Double Eagle” Day

451 Avenue U
Seaside, OR



South Coast

Coos Golf Club

Open year round, this Par 72 course is open to the public with golf pro and driving range. Known as the "Best Kept Secret on the Oregon Coast," Coos Golf Club offers golfers 18 unique and challenging holes in a...

93884 Coos Sumner Lane
Coos Bay, OR

Email us (andre[dot]liloc[at]watsonranchgolfcourse[dot]com)


Central Coast

Ocean Dunes Golf Links

A true golf links is defined as a golf course built on sand left by the sea, and is influenced by the natural forces such as wind and rain. Ocean Dunes fits this definition to a tee. Built on top...

3345 Munsel Road
Florence, OR



North Coast

Gearhart Golf Links

Gearhart Golf Links is an 18 hole, public course located on the beautiful North Oregon Coast in Gearhart. The course, officially opened in 1892 as 3 holes strewn across the sand dunes, is the oldest course in the northwest and...

1157 N Marion Avenue
Gearhart, OR

Email us (Pro-Shop[at]GearhartGolfLinks[dot]com)


South Coast

The Courses at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort

Bandon Dunes is true to the spirit of Scotland’s ancient links. Here, players immerse themselves in the traditions of a timeless game and the grandeur of Oregon’s rugged coast. Sweeping, untamed shores stretch for miles. Primeval grassy dunes roll to...

57744 Round Lake Road
Bandon, OR

Email us (reservations[at]bandondunesgolf[dot]com)


North Coast

Manzanita Links

The course was designed by Ted Erickson, and opened in 1987. It offers tree-lined fairways, easy walking and a pleasant game. On the 5th hole there's a 60 foot drop to the fairway below. The slope is 97 to 102,...

908 Lakeview Dr.
Manzanita, OR

(503) 368-5744
Email us (playgolf[at]manzanitalinks[dot]com)

Travel Stories

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 Stories

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 Stories

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 Stories

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 Stories

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 Stories

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

December 2, 2022 - December 3, 2022

Holiday Arts Festival

451 Winchester Ave
Reedsport, OR
December 2, 2022

Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk

50 Central Ave.
Coos Bay, OR
December 2, 2022 - December 4, 2022

LTOB presents Christmas Opry 2022

2100 Sherman Avenue
North Bend, OR
December 2, 2022 - December 18, 2022

Rapunzel – A Traditional British Panto

580 Newmark Avenue
Coos Bay, OR

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