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Where Can I Find the Best Kayak Fishing on Oregon's Adventure Coast?

Tue, Feb 14, 2017

Tue, Feb 14, 2017

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Throughout the year, Oregon's Adventure Coast offers great opportunities for fishing, clamming and crabbing; so it's not surprising that kayak fishing is growing in popularity among locals and visitors. So where's the local favorite kayak fishing spot? Our very own Sunset Bay State Park....

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What's Special About The Washed Ashore Sea Life Art Exhibit?

Tue, Feb 7, 2017

Tue, Feb 7, 2017

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Did you know that one of the most powerful and captivating community-driven art projects in our region is just a short day trip away in nearby Bandon, Oregon? The Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea, led by artist Angela Haseltine Pozzi, raises awareness about the problem of plastic pollution in Earth’s oceans. ...

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What are the best indoor activities on Oregon's Adventure Coast?

What are the best indoor activities on Oregon's Adventure Coast?

Thu, Jan 26, 2017

Thu, Jan 26, 2017

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10 Ways to Explore the "Great Indoors" Last week, we revealed that it's not uncommon to experience a "secret miniature summer" featuring surprisingly beautiful and balmy days of sunshine during the winter months along the Oregon Coast. When the outdoors beckon, it's time to embark on a beach stroll, a hike through the woods or along the Oregon Dunes or one of our beautiful state parks. Perhaps you'll want to go for a drive along the The Cape Arago Beach Loop, go winter fishing, crabbing, clamming, biking, ANYTHING to get you outside!...

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Catch these winter exhibits at Coos Art Museum before they're gone!

Tue, Jan 10, 2017

Tue, Jan 10, 2017

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Coos Art Museum (CAM) is one of our favorite local places to explore. It might surprise you, but for the last 5 decades, CAM has been an important piece of our state’s cultural landscape providing countless opportunities for the extraordinary artists living in our region. ...

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Eleven of the Coolest Instagram Photos in 2016 from Oregon's South Coast

Mon, Dec 19, 2016

Mon, Dec 19, 2016

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The secret is out! The exquisite natural beauty throughout Oregon's South Coast is unparalleled to anywhere else in the world (we think so anyway). One doesn't necessarily have to be a skilled photographer to capture and share the unique destinations waiting to be discovered here....

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Come one, come all to the first ever Downtown Coos Bay Holiday Open House

Mon, Nov 7, 2016

Mon, Nov 7, 2016

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How do you shop for the person who has everything? You come to Oregon's South Coast and find the most unique treasures they wouldn't find anywhere else! There are a bounty of holiday treasures waiting to be discovered right now in locally owned shops throughout Oregon's South Coast....

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Photo Friendly Oregon Coast Destinations Recommended By Locals

Wed, Oct 26, 2016

Wed, Oct 26, 2016

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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 moments right on their mobile devices. Whether you are a seasoned professional or an Instagram addict, Oregon's South Coast offers a variety of stunning natural backgrounds to create unforgettable images....

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Don't Miss Our "Second Summer"

Thu, Oct 6, 2016

Thu, Oct 6, 2016

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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 to the Oregon Coast during the fall season include: ...

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Ten Steve Prefontaine Quotes To Get You Motivated and Ready to Run!

Mon, Sep 5, 2016

Mon, Sep 5, 2016

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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, inspired the Annual Prefontaine Memorial Run happening Saturday, September 17th, 2016. ...

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Six Places Aspiring Photographers Must See on Oregon's South Coast

Thu, Aug 25, 2016

Thu, Aug 25, 2016

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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 planned and impromptu photo-sessions. ...

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Mill-Luck Salmon Celebration Returns to Oregon's Adventure Coast

Tue, Aug 16, 2016

Tue, Aug 16, 2016

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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. ...

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Cruz the Coos Brings Classic Cars and Sweet Rides to Oregon's Adventure Coast

Thu, Aug 11, 2016

Thu, Aug 11, 2016

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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 of the very popular Bay Area Fun Festival. ...

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23rd Annual Maritime Art Exhibition opens at Coos Art Museum

Fri, Jul 8, 2016

Fri, Jul 8, 2016

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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 forty-four of the nation’s leading maritime artists are featured....

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Sand Duning or Sandboarding? Either Way, It's Time to Ride The Oregon Dunes!

Fri, Jul 1, 2016

Fri, Jul 1, 2016

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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 mean two very different activities: sand duning and sand boarding. Though they may have their own take on what it means to ride down a sand dune, both are an undeniable blast....

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Free Musical Entertainment is Just Around the Corner!

Fri, Jun 24, 2016

Fri, Jun 24, 2016

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The streets of Coos Bay is about to be filled with music this summer. Not only do we have the Oregon Coast Music Festival July 21st-30th, The World Newspaper and the Coos Bay Downtown Association has announced that the popular lunchtime concert series, "Music on the Corner", will kick off again on July 8th at noon!...

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Experience UO's NEW Charleston Marine Life Center

Wed, Jun 15, 2016

Wed, Jun 15, 2016

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It's here! After months of anticipation and nine years of development, The University of Oregon has opened a brand new public museum and aquarium for visitors of all ages in Charleston! ...

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Deep-Sea Fishing on Oregon's South Coast with Betty Kay Charters

Tue, May 17, 2016

Tue, May 17, 2016

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"Captain Bill was wonderful, going out of his way to find a good fishing spot and track down a whale for us." Deep sea fishing along Oregon's South Coast is one of the great experiences to be had any time of the year. Few things are more relaxing than chartering a boat and heading out onto the beautiful and mysterious Pacific waters on a fishing excursion. ...

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Hit the Trails! Six Hiking Destinations to Explore on Oregon's Adventure Coast

Thu, Apr 28, 2016

Thu, Apr 28, 2016

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There is no time like spring and summer on the Oregon Coast! The warmer, mild weather makes it an ideal time to pack your bag, pop on your hiking boots, and hit the trail! If nature and great exercise are what you're after, then look no further. Here are 6 Great Hiking Destinations in Coos Bay, North Bend, and Charleston....

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Even More Ways to Enjoy Coos Bay and North Bend for Cheap (or Free!)

Thu, Mar 3, 2016

Thu, Mar 3, 2016

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Let's not mince words here. We're big fans of cheap. Cheap is awesome, that's just a proven fact. And even better than cheap is free! Nothing beats spending an awesome day with friends without the unsettling feeling of "wallet fatigue."...

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Two Coos Bay Historical Attractions Featured on KCBY's Western Oregon Living

Tue, Feb 16, 2016

Tue, Feb 16, 2016

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Two of Coos Bay's most treasured landmarks were featured recently on KCBY's Western Oregon Living hosted by Sabrina Reese!...

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