5 Best Small Towns On The Oregon Coast (Road Trip Itinerary)

Exploring small towns on Oregon’s coast is one of the best ways to truly appreciate the beauty of nature in the Pacific Northwest. The southern half of the coast is, in my opinion, one of the most beautiful places in the world. It’s easy to forget that you’re in Oregon when you’re walking on beaches …

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7 Best Campgrounds On The Oregon Coast (Southern Half)

Camping on the Oregon Coast is unlike anything else in the Pacific Northwest. Most campgrounds have a beach, mountains, restaurants, and hikes all within walking distance. And, with the number of trees between you and your camping neighbors, it’s always easy to feel like you’re all by yourself. Even if you think you’re familiar with …

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Oregon Coast vs Washington Coast – Which Is Better?

My wife grew up in Washington and, despite traveling all over the PNW after getting married we always felt a bit superior when we were in Washington. For some reason, we always viewed Oregon as Washington’s dirty little stepbrother. We knew Oregon has beaches, mountains, and trees (everything that Washington has) but we just thought …

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5 Safe & Quirky Hostels On The Oregon Coast (My Favorites)

If you’re looking to travel the Oregon coast for cheap, it’s definitely doable. This past summer my wife and I spent a month road-tripping up the coast with our two kids. Hostels weren’t part of our planning this time but they have been on several trips in the past. Which is how I came to …

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