Port Orford – coastal oregon

Have I mentioned that the weather on the Oregon Coast can be nasty? While in the Brandon, Oregon area, we made a trip to view the Coquille Lighthouse, located at the mouth of the Coquille River and the Pacific Ocean. The clouds were thick, the wind was strong, and the gray overcast sky resembled a … Continue reading Port Orford – coastal oregon

Bandon by the Sea – coastal oregon

As we continued to explore the Southern Oregon Coast we stayed a few days in a small town on the banks of the Coquille River called Bandon. This small community is just south of the largest town on the Oregon Coast, Coos Bay. There are some beautiful spots in the area and we were able … Continue reading Bandon by the Sea – coastal oregon

The People’s Coast of Oregon

Oregon’s Pacific Coast Scenic Byway is a 363 mile highway that runs the length of the coast, from Astoria to the north to Brookings to the south. This coastline boasts 75 state parks, 9 lighthouses, many breath-taking viewpoints, and miles and miles of beautiful beaches. It has always been a favorite destination for Oregonians and … Continue reading The People’s Coast of Oregon