Bandon is a charming village surrounded by scenic beauty, wildlife and a beach punctuated with dramatic offshore rock formations. Old Town Bandon is a thriving area of shops and restaurants and several world-class courses in the area make Bandon a prime destination for golfers. So much golf is played here the area is sometimes referred to as Oregon's Golf Coast. Offshore rocks and sea stacks provide endless opportunities for photography, bird watching and exploring tide pools. The Bandon Marsh National Wildlife Refuge is just 10 miles north of town offering wildlife observation, photography, hunting, fishing and clamming.