Blog Archive: Local Love

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

Posted by TravelCoosBay on January 23, 2018

Get Ready to Make 2018 the Year of Exploration and Adventure! So much to do, so little time! Oregon’s South Coast offers so many events and attractions for travelers and adventure seekers to enjoy this year, we simply cannot name them all! There&…

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Winter Storm Watching Oregon Coast

Posted by TravelCoosBay on January 15, 2018

Top Photo Courtesy of Melisa Smith “Get your cameras ready, pack your rain gear and come on over! This is definitely a bucket list experience. As always be safe out there, we recommend Shore Acres for the best and safest viewing spot.” &…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on January 4, 2018

‘Crack Up’ fresh Oregon Dungeness Crab from Charleston at the North Bend Community Center on Saturday, February 10th, 2018! The Charleston fishing village is bringing Oregon’s fresh Dungeness crab harvest to YOU at the 34th Annual Charleston…

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Charleston, Oregon

Posted by TravelCoosBay on December 27, 2017

Oregon’s Adventure Coast features a relaxed and rustic atmosphere ideal for anyone seeking refuge from the hustle and bustle of the “real world”. Charleston is known for its charming marina, fishing, friendly merchants, beautiful…

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Best Clam Chowder Oregon's Adventure Coast

Posted by TravelCoosBay on November 28, 2017

There is nothing like a heaping bowl of hot Clam Chowder to warm you up after a day of fishing, shopping, Whale Watching, checking out Holiday Lights at Shore Acres State Park or any of our other attractions. A few weeks ago, we conducted a very…

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Shore Acres Holiday Lights

Posted by Director on October 10, 2017

The brightest and most beautiful place on the West Coast shines as brightly as ever in 2017. It might be pumpkin season, but volunteers at Shore Acres State Park are already hard at work preparing for the 31st annual Holiday Lights Display. This…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on September 18, 2017

It’s well known fact that the state parks found along the the Cape Arago Beach Loop are nothing short of grand, but if there is one destination along the way you cannot miss, it is the glorious gardens of Shore Acres State Park , a.k.a. &#8220…

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BASTENDORFF BEACH

Posted by TravelCoosBay on August 29, 2017

One of the most common questions visitors ask is “Where’s a great beach to just to hang out?” While there are several, we frequently direct our visitors to Bastendorff Beach, located 1/4 mile off the Cape Arago State Highway, about…

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North Bend Oregon Travel Itinerary

Posted by TravelCoosBay on August 20, 2017

North Bend Oregon may very well be the best kept secret on the Oregon Coast. Situated on the north bend of the Coos Bay (hence its namesake) this gem of a community is home to beautiful beaches, eclectic stores, antique shops, music, theatre,…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on August 16, 2017

Do you remember the last time you had fun? Like actual fun? If you have to think about this, you need to book a trip immediately to Oregon’s South Coast to enjoy one of our end-of-summer festivals. Each year, we send summer off with a bang…

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