Beverly Beach State Park to Sunset Bay State Park (near Coos Bay) 113 miles. Total 596 miles
At 93', it is the tallest lighthouse in Oregon. It was made in Paris and shipped here for installation in 1873. Guided tours are available. There are 11 lighthouses along the coast. This is the first that I have seen on this tour.
The bridge is known as one of the most distinctive along the Pacific Highway. It opened in 1936 and its overall length is 3260'.
Yachats gets high marks as a destination area for tourism, but lumber, fishing, recreation and food products also are strong in the economy.
This bridge design looks very familiar. Create a space large enough for the boats and ships to pass under.
Reedsport, like many of the larger towns along the US 101 are at a mouth of a river
; in this case, the Umpqua River. The town is home to an office of the US Forest Service and a Discovery Center with displays of the area.
I love my riding days and look to find interesting and informative items to share.
Pacific Coast Highway