Blog Archive: 2010 April

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!

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on April 21, 2010

It has been almost 2 years since the loss of Charleston’s beloved 8 foot wooden icon, Charlie the Tuna.  Since 1968; Charlie stood tall and proud in an orange hat and glasses as he warmly greeted visitors as they crossed over the South…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on April 19, 2010

South Coast, OR – The Southern Oregon Coast Partnership received one of the industry’s highest honors at the Oregon Governor’s Conference on Tourism on Sunday evening when the Oregon Tourism Commission (dba Travel Oregon) presented them…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on April 12, 2010

Visitors to Horsfall Beach were treated to an extraordinary view this week of the remains of the steamship Sujameco that ran aground in March of 1929 in heavy fog.  High seas and low tides each winter help to expose portions of the shipwreck; but…

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Posted by Director on April 1, 2010

The part about my job that I love the most is getting feedback from our visitors and locals telling me what they love the most about Coos Bay, North Bend and Charleston, Oregon.  Everyone who has been here knows that our spectacular coastline and…

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