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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!

Have a story you’d like to share on our blog? Email us at info@oregonsadventurecoast.com

Charleston, Oregon Marina

Posted by TravelCoosBay on October 26, 2016

Photo opps can be found everywhere in our area, you just have to keep your eyes open. Ever been bitten by the photography bug? Most of us have. Nowadays, there are more tools than ever for aspiring photographers to capture and share their favorite…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on October 6, 2016

Did you know that Fall is one of the BEST times to visit the Oregon Coast? In case you haven’Autumn is so lovely in fact, many of our locals refer to it as the Oregon Coast’s “Second Summer”. A few of the perks of traveling…

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Situated in one of the most scenic areas on the Oregon coast, Sunset Bay State Park features beautiful sandy beaches protected by towering sea cliffs.

Posted by TravelCoosBay on September 20, 2016

We understand that for many travelers, budgets are tight. Really tight. But that does not mean you can’t take a fun trip to the coast this fall! Some of the best destinations and activities on Oregon’s Adventure Coast can be experienced…

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"Music on The Bay" is a Non-Profit Corporation bringing musical excellence to the Bay Area, along southern Oregon's coast.

Posted by TravelCoosBay on September 12, 2016

Fall is one of our favorite times of year here on the southern Oregon coast. Not only do we have fabulous festivals and events happening almost every weekend, Coos Bay visitors and residents are treated to fabulous free musical entertainment every…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on September 5, 2016

The Prefontaine Run along with the Bay Area Fun Festival & Cruz The Coos are coming in September! Born and raised in Coos Bay, Steve Prefontaine grew to become one of the most celebrated runners in history. His amazing story, and untimely death,…

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Golden and Silver Falls Oregon

Posted by TravelCoosBay on August 25, 2016

Looking to update your portfolio and beef up your Instagram? Perhaps you’re just looking for some stunning scenery to capture in some timeless shots. No matter your goal and experience level, the Coos Bay area has the perfect backdrop for a…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on August 16, 2016

Much like the Salmon returns upstream, the Mill-Luck Salmon Celebration returns each year to the Mill Casino in North Bend on Friday, September 10th to Sunday, September 11th, 2016.  The annual Salmon Bake Dinner (ticketed event) is among the…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on August 11, 2016

September is just around the corner and everyone’s talking about Cruz the Coos, now presented by The Coos Bay-North Bend Rotary Club!  The event is one of the premiere vintage car cruises and show ‘n shines on the Oregon coast and part…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on July 8, 2016

The Coos Art Museum will open its 23rd Annual Maritime Art Exhibition in the first floor Maggie Karl Gallery this weekend! The juried exhibition displays maritime-themed artwork by major artists from across the United States. Seventy-six works by…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on July 1, 2016

The fervor for sand riding is growing in popularity every year, with countless enthusiasts making the trek out to some of the world’s biggest dunes in search of adventure. The thing is, when talking about sand riding it’s possible to…

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