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Cheese It! at the Tillamook Cheese Factory
With nearly a million visitors a year, the Tillamook Cheese Factory is one of the Oregon Coast's most popular attractions and a brand name known nationwide. There are many reasons why the Tillamook Cheese Factory, in Tillamook, Oregon attracts nearly a million coastal visitors each year: its world famous cheese, ice cream and fudge to name a few. At the......[read more]
  • Attractions

    • Ask Oregon: Best Spots for Agate Hunting on the Oregon Coast: Coast Explorer publisher Gary Hayes answers questions from travelers as Travel Oregon's Oregon Coast expert for the Ask Oregon program. Appeared in Coast Explorer Fall/Winter 2014
    • Beachcomber's Bounty: The higher tides, bigger waves and stronger winds in autumn result in a bounty of new treasures waiting to be discovered. Appeared in Coast Explorer Fall/Winter 2014
    • Discover Textile Arts at Latimer Quilt & Textile Center in Tillamook: Located in what used to be an abandoned schoolhouse, Latimer Quilt & Textile Center is now is a vibrant museum dedicated to preserving and promoting the textile arts. Appeared in Coast Explorer Fall/Winter 2014
    • Spectacular Side Trips: You don't have to venture far off Oregon's stretch of Highway 101 to experience the breathtaking beauty of the Oregon Coast, but these side trips will make you glad you took the road less traveled. Appeared in Coast Explorer Fall/Winter 2014
    • Wondrous Wapiti: Standing as tall as five feet at the shoulder and weighing up to 1100 pounds, wapiti (a Shawnee word meaning "white rump") are of the most magnificent creatures in the Pacific Northwest. Appeared in Coast Explorer Fall/Winter 2014
  • Arts

    • Creating at the Coast: From painting and penciling to wool spinning and woodworking, summer art education opportunities abound on the Oregon Coast. Appeared in Coast Explorer Summer 2012
    • Landscape of an Artistic Journey: Painter Michael Schlicting was raised surrounded by art, but had to discover his own path to creativity. Appeared in Coast Explorer Fall/Winter 2011
  • Dining

  • Shopping

    • Quilters Can Jump Start 2015 with Quilt Run 101: From Astoria to Brookings,14 inspiring quilt shops along the spectacular Oregon Coast Highway 101 participate in the annual Shop Hop event. Appeared in Coast Explorer Fall/Winter 2014
    • Quilting on the Coast: Today, quilting is more than creating the beloved bedspread. Quilting has expanded to become a contemporary art form that adorns our homes in a variety of ways and is displayed in galleries. With a stunning kaleidoscope of fabrics available at quilt specialty shops up and down the coast, shoppers will find a variety of supplies and resources to fuel their passion and creativity. Appeared in Coast Explorer Fall/Winter 2014
    • Coastal Outdoor Markets: It could be the season or the pioneer spirit; summertime on the coast is filled with outdoor markets bursting with farm fresh produce, locally made foods and crafts. Appeared in Coast Explorer Summer 2014
    • The Coast's Best Bookstores: In today's world of e-readers, successful bookstores are filling a void. On the Oregon Coast, four bookstores, with local-interest titles, cozy nooks and proprietors ready with suggestions, are havens for book lovers. Appeared in Coast Explorer Fall/Winter 2013
    • Timeless Toy Treasures: The coast offers toy shops that have a sense of nostalgia and promote imagination. Appeared in Coast Explorer Summer 2010
  • Living

    • Eye-catching Designs for Perfect Patio Pots: Just as a garden can be a work of art, a well-designed container garden can be an attractive focal point on your patio, balcony, deck or doorstep. By selecting the right combination of thriller, filler and spiller plants you can create patio plantings with pizzazz. Appeared in Coast Explorer Summer 2014
    • Nature's Carpet for the Garden: Using moss in coastal gardens takes a cue from nature. Appeared in Coast Explorer Spring 2014
    • Looking Back: Siletz Basket Makers: Basket making is a Native American cultural tradition for the Siletz people on the Central Oregon Coast. Appeared in Coast Explorer Fall/Winter 2013
    • Style Set in Stone: Part of our unique Northwest style, informal and organic is the use of natural materials that accentuate the beauty of the region and reflect our environment. Appeared in Coast Explorer Fall/Winter 2013
    • Trees That Please: The Japanese Stewartia is a Four-Season Beauty Appeared in Coast Explorer Fall/Winter 2013
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