60 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

60 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

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60 days in Oregon Coast Itinerary

Start: Boise
Drive:  6​h 30​min
1
Astoria
— 10 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Tillamook
— 10 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Newport
— 10 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Florence
— 10 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Bandon
— 9 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Gold Beach
— 10 nights
Drive:  7​h 15​min
End: Boise

10
nights
Astoria

Astoria ©
Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Get some cultural insight at The Lewis And Clark National And State Historical Parks and Lightship Columbia. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Hug Point State Recreation Site and Arcadia Beach State Recreation Area. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Astoria: Cannon Beach (Hug Point State Park, Haystack Rock, & more) and Seaside (Seaside Inverted Experience, Seaside Beach, & more). Spend the 7th (Wed) exploring nature at Fort Clatsop National Memorial. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Astoria Oregon Riverwalk, immerse yourself in nature at Fort Stevens State Park, tee off at The Highlands Golf Club, and see the interesting displays at Columbia River Maritime Museum.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Astoria trip planner.

Boise to Astoria is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. While traveling from Boise, expect cooler days and slightly colder nights in Astoria, ranging from highs of 71°F to lows of 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Tillamook.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Seaside, Gearhart, Hug Point State Recreation Site
Highlights from your plan
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock

10
nights
Tillamook

Tillamook ©
The city of Tillamook is the county seat of Tillamook County, Oregon, United States. Family-friendly places like Rockaway Beach Wayside and Short Sands Beach will thrill your kids. Get some cultural insight at Cape Meares Lighthouse and Tillamook Air Museum. Explore Tillamook's surroundings by going to Nehalem Bay State Park (in Nehalem), Manzanita (Manzanita Beach, Cloud and Leaf Bookstore, & more) and Pacific City (Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area & Bob Straub State Park). There's much more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Cape Lookout State Park, go for a walk through Oceanside Beach State Recreation Site, take in the waterfront activity at Kelly's Brighton Marina, and take an in-depth tour of Tillamook County Pioneer Museum.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Tillamook online trip planner .

Drive from Astoria to Tillamook in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Astoria to Tillamook due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Tillamook

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Manzanita, Garibaldi, Rockaway Beach, Pacific City, Oceanside Beach State Recreation Site
Highlights from your plan
Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area ©
Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area
Rockaway Beach Wayside ©
Rockaway Beach Wayside
Bob Straub State Park ©
Bob Straub State Park

10
nights
Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Prehistoric and Lincoln City Glass Center. Family-friendly places like Roads End State Recreation Site and Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Newport: Lincoln City (Alderhouse Glass Blowers, Mossy Creek Pottery, & more), Yachats (Smelt Sands State Park & Bazalgette the Whale at Whale Park) and Gleneden Beach State Park (in Gleneden Beach). There's much more to do: immerse yourself in nature at South Beach State Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Yaquina Bay State Recreation Area, deepen your understanding at Alsea Bay Bridge Interpretive Center, and explore the striking landscape at Cape Foulweather.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Newport route app .

Traveling by car from Tillamook to Newport takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Tillamook to Newport, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tillamook in August, expect nights in Newport to be about the same, around 51°F, while days are little chillier, around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Yachats, Gleneden Beach State Park, Toledo History Center
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln City Glass Center ©
Lincoln City Glass Center
Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area ©
Otter Crest Loop ©
Otter Crest Loop

10
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Explore hidden gems such as Hobbit Trail and Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. Visit Umpqua River Lighthouse and Heceta Head Lighthouse for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Butterfly Pavilion & Gardens at ECEC (in Elkton), Reedsport (Umpqua Discovery Center, Tahkenitch Creek Loop Trail, & more) and Yachats (Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, Yachats State Park, & more). And it doesn't end there: gear up at Sand Master Park, take in the dramatic natural features at Thor's Well, trek along John Dellenback Dunes Trailhead, and putt your heart out at Sandland Adventures.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Florence trip itinerary website .

Getting from Newport to Florence by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bandon.

Things to do in Florence

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Yachats, Reedsport, Oregon, Umpqua River Lighthouse, Butterfly Pavilion & Gardens at ECEC
Highlights from your plan
Umpqua River Lighthouse ©
Umpqua River Lighthouse
Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area ©
Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area ©
Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area

9
nights
Bandon

Bandon ©
Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. You'll get in some beach time at Bandon State Park and Whiskey Run Beach. Kids will appreciate attractions like Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint and Coquille Point. Change things up with these side-trips from Bandon: Coos Bay (Cape Arago State Park & Shore Acres State Park), Port Orford (Cape Blanco Lighthouse, Cape Blanco State Park, & more) and Bastendorff Beach (in Charleston). There's much more to do: tee off at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, take an in-depth tour of Bandon Historical Society Museum, trek along South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve, and immerse yourself in nature at Bullards Beach State Park.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Bandon journey planner.

Drive from Florence to Bandon in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Gold Beach.

Things to do in Bandon

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Port Orford, Charleston, Coos Bay
Highlights from your plan
Cape Arago State Park ©
Cape Arago State Park
Bandon State Park ©
Bandon State Park
Cape Blanco Lighthouse ©
Cape Blanco Lighthouse

10
nights
Gold Beach

Gold Beach ©
Gold Beach is a city in and the county seat of Curry County, Oregon, United States, on the Oregon Coast. Explore hidden gems such as Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor and Lone Ranch Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Alfred A Loeb State Park and Harris Beach State Park. Get out of town with these interesting Gold Beach side-trips: Brookings (Crissey Field State Park, McVay Rock State Recreation Site, & more) and South Coast Gourmet (in Port Orford). Next up on the itinerary: immerse yourself in nature at Humbug Mountain State Park, tee off at Cedar Bend Golf Club, snap pictures at Rogue River Bridge, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Arch Rock Brewery.

Plan my day in Gold Beach using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Bandon to Gold Beach in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Gold Beach are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. You'll set off for home on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in Gold Beach

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Brookings, Port Orford
Highlights from your plan
Lone Ranch Beach ©
Lone Ranch Beach
Alfred A Loeb State Park ©
Alfred A Loeb State Park

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