Do you enjoy traveling and visiting scenic and historical sites? One of the best things about the Oregon Coast is that there are so many opportunities to find family fun and adventures.
Central Oregon Coast from Lincoln City to Florence, the 75 miles of coastline offers unforgettable experiences and educational opportunities.
Lincoln City has one of the coast's longest beaches. Recently, Lincoln City was recognized as the best place for flying kites.You can spend the whole day on the beach, hiking or searching for glass floats from Glass Art Studio hidden along the beach; or you can enjoy viewing wildlife on Devil's Lake.
Newport is one of the most popular tourist destinations and the largest town on the Central Oregon Coast. Newport offers a variety of destinations such as Yaquina Bay Lighthouse, Oregon Coast Aquarium, and Mark O. Hatfield Marine Science Center. Newport's Historical Bayfront is home to the largest commercial fishing fleets and fishing boats that offer trips for halibut, salmon, and ground fish. Visitors enjoy shops, restaurants, and art galleries.
Waldport is a place where anyone can enjoy hiking, fishing, kayaking, boating, and cycling.
Yachats is a little village located between mountains with old-growth forest and coast caves with tide pools. A few miles south, you will find Devil's churn and Cape Perpetua.
Florence. Oregon Dunes Recreational Area is located near Florence. The Sea Lion Caves, situated north of Florence, are the largest sea caverns and home to wild Steller sea lions. Florence is known as the city of Rhododendrons, because in the springtime the city overflows with bright colorful rhododendrons.