Geocaching on the Oregon Coast
Geocaching is a hugely popular activity and many travel and vacation here to participate in the fun. There are a large group of fans dedicated to placing and maintaining an incredible number of Geocaches daring you to find them. Many of the caches are in easy access of the family leisurely driving along the coast. Others are for placed for those more willing to venture hiking, camping and backpacking into the forests and experience nature.
For those who have not yet been introduced to the geocaching hunt, the southern coast of Oregon is a great place to learn.
Geocaching Oregon Coast Information
For experienced Geocachers, the well-known Geocaching website is the source of information on where to start. Finding the Geocaches by zip code is an easy was to get the information needed.
Reedsport / Winchester Bay- 97467
Lakeside - 97449
North Bend - 97459
Coos Bay / Charleston- 97420
Bandon - 97411
Langlois - 97450
Port Orford - 97465
Ophir - 97464
Gold Beach - 97444
Agness - 97406
Brookings / Harbor - 97415
Crescent City - 95531
Other sources for geocaching include the beginners guide to geocaching, the Eduscapes geocaching with kids, a wikihow on geocaching, A Guide to Geo-Caching, The Truckers’ Geocaching Resource, as well as sites set up by manufacturers of GPS units including Garmin and others.
An excellent discussion group is the South Coast Geocachers of Oregon located on Facebook.