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Map of the Oregon Coast

Traveling the Oregon Coast U.S.
    101, mile 0 to mile 363.1

The Coastal Counties

Oregon's Public Beaches

Oregon Pacific Coast Passport

The Oregon Coast Trail

The Oregon Coast Bike Route

Where to Stay
   Camping Along the Oregon Coast
   Lodging Along the Oregon Coast

Oregon's Historical Lighthouses
   Map of Lighthouses on the Oregon Coast

Life in the Coastal Zone
   Climate and Weather in the Coastal Zone
   Dressing for Coastal Weather

Planning a Coast Trip
   Maps of the Coast
   Getting to the Oregon Coast

Mileposts

Map of Bridges on the Oregon Coast

Pacific Standard, Daylight Saving, and Oregon Coast Time

Shipwrecks Along the Oregon Coast

Hazards of Coastal Travel and Recreation
   Personal Flotation Devices
   Coastal Shoreline Hazards
   Killer Logs
   Swimming and Wading
   Tsunamis
   Sneaker Waves
   Have a Safe Trip


Information

Feature: Best Festivals, Fairs, and Events on the Oregon Coast

History of the Oregon Coast
   Early Inhabitants of the Oregon Coast
   Early Explorers Along the Oregon Coast
   Fur Traders
   Pioneers and Settlers
   Settlement of the Oregon Coast


Map of Clatsop County Coast

The Clatsop County Coast
   U.S. 101, mile 37.1 to mile 102.7

Columbia River

Astoria

Warrenton
   Must Stop   Fort Stevens State Historical Site and Military Museum
   Must Stop   Fort Stevens State Park
   Must Stop   Fort Clatsop National Memorial

Gearhart

Seaside
   Must Stop   Seaside Visitors Bureau
   Must Stop   Ecola State Park

Cannon Beach

   Side Trip: U.S. Route 30, Astoria
   Must Stop   Astoria Column
   Must Stop   Columbia River Maritime Museum

Information

Feature: Know the Tides

Map of Tillamook County Coast

The Tillamook County Coast
   U.S. 101, 37.1 to mile 102.7
   Must Stop   Oswald West State Park

Manzanita

Nehalem

Wheeler

Rockaway Beach

Garibaldi

Bay City
   Must Stop   Tillamook County Creamery Association

Tillamook
   Must Stop   Tillamook Pioneer Museum
   Must Stop   Tillamook Air Museum

Hebo

Cloverdale

Neskowin

Side Trip:     Must Stop   Three Capes Scenic Loop
   Must Stop   Cape Meares State Scenic Viewpoint

Oceanside

Netarts
   Must Stop   Cape Lookout State Park
   Must Stop   Anderson's Viewpoint

Pacific City
   Must Stop   Cape Kiwanda County Park
   Must Stop   Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area

Feature: The Dory Fleet

Information

Feature: Crabbing on the Oregon Coast

Map of Lincoln County Coast

The Lincoln County Coast
   U.S. 101, mile 102.7 to mile 167.6

Lincoln City

Feature: Oregon's Estuaries--The Ocean's Nursery

Table: Filmed on the Oregon Coast

Gleneden Beach

Depoe Bay
   Must Stop   Depoe Bay Promenade
   Must Stop   Devil's Punch Bowl State Natural Area

Newport
   Must Stop   Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area
   Must Stop   Yaquina Bay State Recreation Area
   Must Stop   Yaquina Bay Lighthouse
   Must Stop   Oregon State University Hatfield Marine Science Center
   Must Stop   Oregon Coast Aquarium

Seal Rock

Waldport
   Must Stop   Alsea Bay Historic Interpretive Center

   Must Stop   Yachats
   Must Stop   Cape Perpetua Scenic Area

   Side Trip:   Three Rocks Road

Information

Feature: Marine Birds, Seals, and Sea Lions

Map of Lane County Coast

The Lane County Coast    U.S. 101 mile 167.6 to mile 198.6
   Must Stop   Heceta Head State Park and Devils Elbow
   Must Stop   Heceta Head Lighthouse State Scenic Viewpoint

Florence
   Must Stop   Old Town Florence

Table: Oregon Coast Golf Courses at a Glance
   Must Stop   Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area
   Must Stop   Jesse M. Honeyman Memorial State Park
Siltcoos Recreation Area

Information

Feature: Digging Clams on the Oregon Coast

Feature: Red Tides and Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning

Map of Dougals County Coast

The Dougals County Coast
   U.S. 101 mile 198.6 to mile 220.6

Gardiner

Reedsport
   Must Stop   Umpqua Discovery Center
   Must Stop   Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area

Winchester Bay
   Must Stop   Salmon Harbor Recreation Area
   Must Stop   Umpqua Lighthouse State Park
Umpqua River Light Station

Information

Feature: Watching Whales on the Oregon Coast

Map of Coos County Coast

The Coos County Coast
   U.S. 101 mile 220.6 to mile 285.8

Lakeside
   Must Stop   Tenmile Lakes
   Must Stop   Coos Bay

North Bend

Coos Bay
   Must Stop   Bullards Beach State Park
   Must Stop   Coquille River Lighthouse

Bandon
   Must Stop   Old Town Bandon
   Must Stop   New River Area of Critical Environmental Concern

   Side Trip:      Must Stop   Trans-Pacific Parkway and Oregon Dunes

   Side Trip:      Must Stop   State Route 240, Cape Arago Highway

   Must Stop   Charleston
   Must Stop   South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
   Must Stop   Sunset Bay State Park
   Must Stop   Cape Arago Lighthouse Viewpoint
   Must Stop   Shore Acres State Park
   Must Stop   Simpson Reef and Shell Island Overlook
   Must Stop   Cape Arago State Park

   Side Trip:      Must Stop   County Road 29, Beach Loop Road

Information

Feature: Crimson Berries of the Bog

Map of Curry County Coast

The Curry County Coast
   U.S. 101 mile 285.8 to mile 363.1

Langlois
   Must Stop   Cape Blanco
   Must Stop   Cape Blanco State Park
   Must Stop   Cape Blanco Lighthouse


Port Orford
   Must Stop   Port Orford Heads State Park

Ophir

Gold Beach
   Must Stop   Jerry's River Museum
   Must Stop   Cape Sebastian State Scenic Corridor
   Must Stop   Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor

Brookings
   Must Stop   Azalea Park

Information

Feature: Stranded Marine Mammals

Bibliography

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