Blog Archive: 2015 February

Welcome to the Official Blog for The Coos Bay – North Bend Visitor & Convention Bureau! We believe there is no place like the Oregon Coast and want to share stories, events, photos and more information in our blog.

We have world class fishing, dunes, beaches, hiking trails, bird watching, gardens, unique gift, craft and antique shops, casinos, music, museums- and more. The Oregon’s Adventure Coast is an all season destination, with surprises and memories around every turn. We have a variety of fun itineraries, and offer oodles of other great ideas for your next adventure!

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on February 28, 2015

To understand and appreciate the present, we sometimes need to explore the past. From the first settlement established at Empire City in 1853 to the bustling heart of a water-dependent community (then called Marshfield), Coos County is rich with…

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Whale watching

Posted by TravelCoosBay on February 16, 2015

In just a few weeks, an estimated 18,000 migrating gray whales will begin their northbound journey to Alaska and visitors will have the chance see them as they pass the Oregon Coast. As they make their way back to the feeding grounds off the shores…

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Cape Arago State Park

Posted by TravelCoosBay on February 10, 2015

“Favorite secret beach”. “Rugged Oregon coast beauty”. “a mesmerizing, spiritual view of the wild Pacific Coast”. These are just a few things travelers have said about their visit to Cape Arago State Park. While the Oregon Coast…

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Posted by Director on February 2, 2015

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. The #3ACoosBay contest is sponsored by the Coos Bay – North Bend Visitor & Convention Bureau (VCB) 50 Central Ave, Coos Bay, OR 97420. The contest starts 8am Thursday March 2, 2017 and ends at 11:59pm Sunday March 5,…

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