Things to Do in Bandon, Oregon

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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Bandon Card & Gift Shoppe

Bandon Card & Gift Shoppe carries a large selection of jewelry, including Firefly!, greeting cards, tee shirts, collectible figurines, wind chimes and wind toys, novelty socks, scarves, mugs, picture frames, night lights, dragon and fairy figurines, novelty dishtowels and napkins,...

265 2nd Street SE
Bandon, OR

541-347-9214
Email us (jmarkham5[at]yahoo[dot]com)

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Art by the Sea Gallery and Studio

Art by the Sea Gallery and Studio is an artists' cooperative showcasing the work of some 20 members, all of whom reside within 50 miles of Bandon.

145 Fillmore Ave SE
Bandon, OR

541-347-5355
Email us (artbytheseagalleryandstudio[at]gmail[dot]com)

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Seven Devils State Recreation Site

Seven Devils Wayside is the jumping-off point for sandy beach adventure. At this access point, you can travel several miles up and down the open beach. Agates are often the beachcombing goal of visitors to this out-of-the-way spot.

Bandon, OR

800-551-6949

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Rick Howard Guide Service

Whether you’re a seasoned angler, or going fishing for your first time, Rick Howard’s local knowledge and fishing expertise will make your fishing expedition a memorable one. Each year anglers from all around enjoy the scenic beauty of Oregon’s south...

PO Box 1230
Bandon, OR

(541) 347-3280
Email us (rehowards[at]gmail[dot]com)

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Bandon Crossings Golf Course

Enjoy a superb round of golf in a beautiful environment. Ride in the comfort of a golf cart. Make use of the practice area and take a lesson from one of the pros. Beautiful, challenging, and named one of the...

87530 Dew Valley Lane
Bandon, OR

541-347-3232
Email us (info[at]bandoncrossings[dot]com)

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Misty Meadows Jams

Welcome to the home of the best homemade jam and jelly in Oregon. In a region famous for world class cranberries, Misty Meadows Jams has created a large variety of products using Bandon Cranberries. And of course they grow their...

48053 US-101
Bandon, OR

541-347-2575

Travel Stories

A Road Trip on the Three Capes Scenic Route

After a 10-year hiatus caused by mudslides, the Cape Meares Loop — part of the stunning Three Capes Scenic Route — is open once again. Take advantage of the reopening with a road trip along this 40-mile stretch, which connects Tillamook to Cape Kiwanda on the North Coast, and winds through forests and along cliffs with plenty of places to stop. Here’s what you can expect along the way.
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Accessible Adventures on the Oregon Coast

In 1967 Oregon Governor Tom McCall passed landmark legislation making the entire 363-mile Oregon Coast public, earning it the nickname “The People’s Coast.” In recent years, accessibility improvements have brought it even closer to that vision for adventurers of all abilities. Here’s what to know about how to take advantage of new developments at many destinations when planning a trip to the Oregon Coast.
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Great Mountain Biking on the Oregon Coast

Imagine carving a graceful turn as the smell of salt air fills your nostrils. Or dropping in to a perfect break with no one in sight. No, we’re not talking surfing here — this is mountain biking on the Oregon Coast. Over the past decade, new trail systems have been popping up along the Coast and might just be the state’s best-kept secret for mountain biking enthusiasts.
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The Science of Sand

Next to majestic sea stacks and awe-inspiring surf, sand might not be the most obvious marvel of the Oregon Coast. Without those humble little granules, though, there would be no sandcastles, no writing your name on the beach and no sinking your toes into warm softness on a dune hike. Here’s a crash course on how sand comes and goes, who lives in this special habitat, and how we can help protect it.
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Ship Watching in Astoria

Most visitors to Astoria arrive from the east or south. It’s the most northwestern city in Oregon, after all, situated on the south bank of the Columbia River where it meets the roiling Pacific Ocean. But a few special visitors to Astoria actually arrive from the west, and some of them haven’t seen land in nearly two weeks.
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5 Winter Forest Walks on the Oregon Coast

There is something invigorating about a walk through a coastal Oregon forest at the start of the new year — swollen creeks and thundering falls; deep, mossy greens; towering, swaying trees. Underfoot could be banana slugs, newts and mushrooms; above, the occasional bald eagle or osprey sailing by. One can’t help but be energized and refreshed, ready to embark on another year with a new commitment to getting out amidst all the splendor this corner of the world has to offer.
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Events on the Oregon Coast

July 19, 2024

Alive After Five Wine Walk

390 First Street Southwest
Bandon, OR
July 20, 2024 - July 21, 2024

Ride the Dirt Wave: Whiskey Run

Bandon, OR
August 3, 2024

First Saturday Bandon Art Walk

300 Second Street
Bandon, OR
August 16, 2024

Alive After Five Wine Walk

390 First Street Southwest
Bandon, OR

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