Blog Archive: 2012 August

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 August 23, 2012

Katherine Hoppe, Director of Coos Bay – North Bend Visitor & Convention Bureau, writes about her love and appreciation of the Oregon Coast. There’s a mystique about the Oregon Coast that draws people in. Maybe it’s the power of the…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on August 11, 2012

Photo: There was quite a bit of excitement in Coos Bay recently as archaeologists excavated what is believed to Camp Castaway, built by survivors of a stranded military vessel off the Oregon Coast in 1852. The scientific team worked…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on August 4, 2012

The ninth annual Mill-Luck Salmon Celebration is in a few weeks and preperarations are underway!  Linked to the traditional observance marking the return of the salmon, The Mill-Luck Salmon Celebration, began as a means of sharing the heritage,…

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