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What to Pack on Your Oregon Coast Fishing Trip

Thu, Mar 30, 2017

Thu, Mar 30, 2017

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With spring now gracing Oregon's adventure coast, it's the ideal time to head out on the water and take part in one of Coos Bay's most renowned activities: fishing. We've offered tips and locations to help you spend a terrific day fishing; now it's time to offer a bit more detail on what you should pack for your Oregon fishing adventure. ...

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Kick off Summer 2017 at the 6th Annual BBQ Blues & Brews On the Bay!

Mon, Mar 27, 2017

Mon, Mar 27, 2017

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Barbecue, Hand-Crafted beer and Hot Blues Music? Yes Please!! If good fun, great music, and tasty BBQ & Brews sound good to you, then make your travel plans right now for the 6th Annual BBQ BLUES & BREWS on the BAY Memorial Day Weekend May 26th-28th! ...

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How to Plan Your Oregon Coast Spring Fishing Trip

Tue, Mar 21, 2017

Tue, Mar 21, 2017

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With such of range of prime fishing spots, it's no wonder Coos Bay, North Bend and Charleston area is an angler's dream come true! Between the bay, ocean and 30+ lakes and rivers, you're all but guaranteed to enjoy a fishing trip worth bragging about this spring and summer. Here's a step-by-step guide to help you plan the ultimate fishing adventure this spring! ...

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Where's the Best Place to Check Out Local Music in the Coos Bay North Bend Area?

Tue, Mar 14, 2017

Tue, Mar 14, 2017

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With a thriving and growing restaurant and arts scene, it’s natural for our eclectic music culture to grow as well. The Coos Bay/North Bend region already hosts a fantastic selection of fun annual festivals featuring a range of musical genres (i.e. Oregon Coast Music Festival, Music on the Bay, BBQ, Blues and Brews by the Bay and many more), so we’re happy to see that our local music scene continues to grow as well....

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Are Pets Welcome on Oregon's Adventure Coast?

Fri, Feb 17, 2017

Fri, Feb 17, 2017

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For many of us, pets are an important part of the family and often make great traveling companions, especially when you are heading to Oregon’s Adventure Coast! That's why we welcome travelers AND their furry friends. ...

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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?

Thu, Jan 26, 2017

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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Is the Oregon Coast a Winter Destination? YES.

Thu, Jan 19, 2017

Thu, Jan 19, 2017

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An Oregon Coast winter is sometimes warm, sometimes wet, but always wild and wonderful. One of the draws of the Oregon Coast is its wild unpredictability. There is never a dull day when you live near the mighty Pacific ocean. ...

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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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Oregon Dungeness Crab Season Kicks Off!

Fri, Dec 30, 2016

Fri, Dec 30, 2016

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It's the most wonderful time of the year... because crab season has officially kicked off in Oregon's south coast, Coos Bay, North Bend and Charleston! The season will offer the tastiest bounty of the sea for crab connoisseurs, and this year promises to be the best yet! ...

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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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Where Can I Go to Celebrate the Holidays on Oregon's South Coast?

Fri, Nov 4, 2016

Fri, Nov 4, 2016

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Wondering where you can find some holiday magic this year on Oregon's South Coast? We're so glad you asked!...

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Where to Find the Best Holiday Treasures on Oregon's Adventure Coast

Thu, Nov 3, 2016

Thu, Nov 3, 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

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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19 Free or Nearly-Free Ways To Experience Oregon's Adventure Coast

Tue, Sep 20, 2016

We understand that for many travelers, budgets can be tight. But that does not mean you can't take a fun trip to the coast any time of the year! Some of the best destinations and activities on Oregon's Adventure Coast can be experienced for a small amount and in many cases, absolutely FREE. Take the mighty Pacific Ocean for example. One could spend hours gazing at it's dramatic beauty without spending a dime. ...

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Free "Music on The Bay" Concerts at Mingus Park Every Tuesday Through the End of September

Mon, Sep 12, 2016

Mon, Sep 12, 2016

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Fall is one of our favorite times of year here on the southern Oregon coast. Not only do we have fabulous festivals and events happening almost every weekend, Coos Bay visitors and residents are treated to fabulous free musical entertainment every Tuesday evening thanks to "Music on The Bay", a local non-profit that strives to bring musical excellence to Oregon's South Coast....

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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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