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From Online Extras Spring 2012
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: Rainfall on the Coast: Coast Explorer publisher Gary Hayes answers questions from travelers as Travel Oregon's Oregon Coast Ambassador for the Ask Oregon program. Appeared in Coast Explorer Summer 2014
    • Bridging the Coast: A summer tour of the Oregon Coast Highway's distinctive bridges showcases the handiwork of State Engineer Conde B. McCullough, who believed bridges should be as elegant and enduring as they were economical. Appeared in Coast Explorer Summer 2014
    • Cape Lookout State Park: Reaching this scenic park, nestled near Netarts Bay along the Three Capes Scenic Route, is about the journey as much as the destination. Appeared in Online Extras Summer 2014
    • Living on the Edge: The Pacific Pelagic Cormorant is a common inhabitant along the Oregon's rocky coast, frequently nesting on the narrow shelves of the near-vertical cliffs that face the water. It is in these rugged refuges that the cormorants lay their eggs in nests made only of collected seaweed and guano. Appeared in Coast Explorer Summer 2014
    • Oregon Coast Fall Beach Cleanup to Celebrate Its 30th Anniversary: Thousands of volunteers, local communities and haulers are expected to participate in the fall SOLVE Beach Cleanup on Oregon beaches, Saturday, September 27. Appeared in Online Extras Summer 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

    • 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
    • Hit the Shore for Coastal Decor: What better place than the beach to find your shore-related gifts and decor items? Appeared in Coast Explorer Fall 2009
    • A Store for All Reasons: At Village Merchants, enjoy big mall convenience with a village emphasis on uniqueness and top quality. Appeared in Coast Style Summer 2009
  • Living

    • Big Picture: Dog Days at the Beach: I spent the spring introducing a new friend to the spectacular coastline I love. Appeared in Coast Explorer Summer 2014
    • 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
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