Kayaking

Activities: Beach, Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming, Geocaching, Kayaking, Scenic Drives, Walking & Hiking

Bastendorff Beach

Bastendorff Beach

Bastendorff Beach is a favorite among surfers, kiters, beachcombers and locals and tourists alike. You’ll find an uninterrupted beach and ocean views can be enjoyed here. Bastendorff Beach is defined by Yoakam Head and the south jetty at the…

Activities: Beach, Historical, Kayaking, Lighthouses, Scenic Drives

Cape Arago Lighthouse

Charleston, OR 97424

Cape Arago is located in Charleston just west of Coos Bay, and is easily noticeable due to its distinct fog horn. It was first illuminated in 1934, and stands at 44 feet above sea level. The Lighthouse is located on an island and is not accessible…

Activities: Beach, Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming, Geocaching, Kayaking, Scenic Drives, State Parks & National Lands, Tidepooling, Walking & Hiking

Cape Arago State Park

CAPE ARAGO STATE PARK

Located at the end of Cape Arago Highway, you’ll find Cape Arago Beach. Tucked away below the cliffs, a short walk along the steep trails will take you to a secluded cove where tide pooling and fossils can be found. Visitors can also enjoy whale…

Activities: Kayaking, Miscellaneous

Fishing, wildlife viewing and exploring the peaceful waterways along Oregon’s South Coast…these are a few of our favorite things. For the ultimate summertime adventure, it doesn’t get much better than gliding along the water on a…

Activities: Cycling, Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming, Kayaking, Walking & Hiking

Lake Marie Trail

Lake Marie
Winchester Bay, OR

Length: 1 mile (loop) Difficulty: Easy Surface: Dirt, paved Information courtesy of Coos Trails. Access:   From Coos Bay, drive on US 101 north approximately 21 miles to the access to Umpqua Lighthouse State Park.  The park is located on the…

Activities: Birding, Kayaking, Miscellaneous

The South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve (South Slough NERR) in Charleston Oregon, is one of our most valuable natural attractions here on Oregon’s South Coast. This 5,000 acre natural area is a place like no other. It encompasses…

Activities: Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming, Kayaking, State Parks & National Lands

Oregon Coast Kayaking

Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 621-0496
jhschles47@gmail.com

Owner John Schlesinger is an ACA certified instructor and has been giving tours and lessons for five years. John’s sole goal is to deliver an exciting and safe kayaking experience for  everyone who is willing. Private lessons/tours available…

Activities: Beach, Birding, Historical, Kayaking, Scenic Drives, State Parks & National Lands, Walking & Hiking

Shore Acres State Park

Shore Acres State Park
(541) 888-3732

The jewel of the South Coast, Shore Acres State Park is perched on rugged sandstone cliffs high above the ocean. Shore Acres is an unexpected combination of beautiful natural and man-made features. Once the famed estates of Louis Simpson, Shore…

Activities: Beach, Historical, Kayaking, Tidepooling

Situated directly below Shore Acres, a winding path takes you to this secluded ocean cove. You’ll find crashing waves, migrating whales, and views of hundreds of seals & sea lions and other wildlife. Please do not bother the seal pups you may…

Activities: Birding, Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming, Kayaking, Walking & Hiking

South Coast Tours can take you on an adventure paddle in the Wild Rivers Coast estuaries and out into the Southern Oregon near shore ocean. Go fishing, wildlife viewing, learn to surf or just simply enjoy the experience of gliding across the…