The Secret Oregon Coast: Part 2…My Favorite 101 Secret Spots on the Oregon Coast

Astoria to Neskowin


Godfather’s Books (Astoria)

McCure Park (Astoria)

Coffee Girl (Astoria)

Olney Saloon (Olney)

Gillnet Fleet Dock (Astoria)

Triangle Tavern (Astoria)

Shively Park (Astoria)

Portway Tavern  (Astoria)

Jeffers Gardens Inn (Astoria)

Skipanon Cannery (Warrenton)

Conde McCullough Exhibit (Warrenton)

Penny-wise Thrift Store (Warrenton)

South Jetty Columbia River/Fort Stevens State Park (Hammond)

North Coast Land Conservancy Reuben Snake Memorial (Gearhart)

Bridge Tender/Beach Club Tavern (Seaside)

Seaside Bumper Cars

Beach Books/Seaside Coffee House (Seaside)

Highway 420/Buoy’s Best (Seaside)

Jupiter’s Books (Cannon Beach)

Screw & Brew (Cannon Beach)

Hug Point Highway

Falcon Cove

Matt Kramer Memorial (Oswald West State Park)

Oswald West Memorial

Cloud & Leaf Bookstore (Manzanita)

South Jetty Nehalem Bay

Oregon Du Drops (Rockaway)

Port of Garibaldi (Garibaldi)

Kilchis Point

Taco Trucks (Tillamook)

2nd Street Coffeehouse (Tillamook)

Lucky Bear Soap (Tillamook)

Bayocean Spit

The Schooner Lounge (Netarts)

Whalen Island

Mt. Hebo (Hebo)

Sportsman’s Tavern (Pacific City)

Nestucca Spit (Bob Straub State Park/Pacific City)

Nestucca Bay Wildlife Refuge

Slab Creek Road/Cascade Head Experimental Forest (Neskowin)

Hart’s Cove (Cascade Head)


Lincoln City to Florence


Robert’s Bookshop (Lincoln City)

Red Cock (Lincoln City)

Old Oregon Tavern (Lincoln City)

Renee’s Herb Store (Lincoln City)

Connie Hansen Garden (Lincoln City)

Anchor Inn (Lincoln City)

Stamper House (Highway 229)

Drift Creek Falls

Salishak Tavern (Gleneden Beach)

Depoe Bay Drive-in

Depoe Bay (Rope beach access)

Mad Dog Country Tavern (Newport)

Bay Haven Inn(Newport)

Bayfront (Newport)

JC Market Thriftway (Newport)

Pick of the Litter Thrift Store (Newport)

Nye Beach Bookshouse (Newport)

Nye Beach Turnaround (Newport)

Sandbar Lounge (Newport)

Fishermen’s Memorial /Yaquina Bay State Park (Newport)

Obelisks, Yaquina Bay Bridge (Newport)

Hatfield Marine Science Center Guin Library (South Beach)

Crab Shack (South Beach)

Hoover’s Pub (South Beach)

Mike Miller Educational Park (South Beach)

Ona Beach (Brian Booth State Park)

Beaver Creek State Natural Area / Snaggy Point

Seal Rock State Park (Seal Rock)

Waldport Heritage Museum (Waldport)

Salty Dawg Bar (Waldport)

Governor Patterson Memorial State Park (Waldport)

Yachats Farm Store (Yachats)

Mari’s Books (Yachats)

Cape Perpetua Rock Haus

Muriel Ponser Wayside

St. Vincent DePaul Thrift Store (Florence)


Reedsport to Brookings


Oregon Dune Trailhead (south of Florence)

Tides Inn Bar (Reedsport)

Defeat River Brewery (Reedsport)

7 Devils’ Brewery (Coos Bay)

Steve Prefontaine Memorial Gallery/ Coos Art Museum (Coos Bay)

Arcade Tavern (Bandon)

Nagomatt Memorial (Bandon)

James F. Fleck Picnic Shelter (Bandon)

New River Nature Center

Langlois Market and Deli (Langlois)

Sixes Grange and Marketplace (Sixes)

Sisters State Park

Nesika Beach RV Park and Campground  (Ophir)

Otter Point Recreation Site/Bailey Beach North (Ophir)

Turkey’s (Gold Beach)

Rogue River Bridge/River Trail (Gold Beach)

Port of Gold Beach Memorial/South Jetty Rogue River

The Crow’s Nest Bar (Gold Beach)

Gold Beach Books/Rachel’s Coffeehouse

Hunter Creek Tavern/Arch Rock Brewery (Gold Beach)

Pistol River State Park (South entrance)

Secret Beach/Samuel Boardman Memorial/House Rock

The Vista Pub (Brookings)

Chetco Point Park (Brookings)

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