Looking for a seaside getaway? It’s time to head to Bandon in Oregon. While this city in Coos County may not be the first place vacationers think about for a beach holiday, Bandon is actually a hidden gem in the state. The beaches are beautiful with golden sand and blue sea, and are great for cold water surfing. What’s more, Bandon is known as the Cranberry Capital of Oregon and hosts an annual Cranberry Festival. When it comes to dining, there is everything from Irish pubs to more upscale joints.
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint is a popular spot on the coast where visitors can go to admire the rocks and beach surroundings. At Bullards Beach State Park, visitors can camp, head out boating, and explore the hiking trails. The Coquille River Lighthouse is a favorite spot for photos. To relax by the beach, head to Bandon State Park. At Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, there are five fantastic golf courses to enjoy a round with friends and family.
The summer is the warmest time to visit Bandon.