Blog Archive: 2012 September

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 September 26, 2012

National Estuaries Day  will be observed with activities across the nation this week, and the South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve will mark the occasion in conjunction with their annual Octoberfish Festival on Saturday October 6, 2012.…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on September 17, 2012

The Oregon Coast is well known for its majestic natural beauty and precious marine life, and thanks a special group of volunteers who remove plastics and marine debris from our beaches, we intend to keep it that way. Marine debris damages ocean…

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Local Guide Rick Howard was featured on Grant's Getaways: Downtown Salmon

Posted by TravelCoosBay on September 7, 2012

Grant McOmie is an author and teacher, but you may know him as the popular journalist who features unique Pacific Northwest experiences. He is best known for his travel series, Grant’s Getaways on Travel Oregon and KGW News channel 8 in…

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