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The Darlingtonia Preserve is located just off Highway 101, north of the town of Florence on the Southern Oregon Coast. The tiny park is centered on a peat bog that hosts an unusual concentration of carnivorous California pitcher plant, or cobra lily- known by the botanical name Darlingtonia Californica. The 18-acre preserve is the only Oregon state park dedicated to the protection of a single plant species.<\/p>","post_name":"darlingtonia-wayside","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.0476","lng":"-124.098","distance":"1.7","permalink":"\/see-do\/recreation\/oregon-adventurecation\/darlingtonia-wayside\/","terms":"an Outdoors & Nature<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Recreation<\/a>)"},{"ID":"1205","post_title":"Sand Master Park","post_content":"

Sand Master Park is the world's first sandboard park. Located in the city of Florence on the beautiful Oregon coast, SMP offers 40 acres of privately owned sculpted sand dunes with a variety of beginner to advanced sandboarding slopes just minutes from the Pacific ocean. Have your first sandboard lesson, rent sandboards & sleds, take a dune buggy tour, rail slides, jump ramps, helicopter tours, learn sand sculpting, RV park camping and LOTS OF FUN!! Plan your visit today!!<\/p>","post_name":"sand-master-park","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.0144","lng":"-124.102","distance":"4.2","permalink":"\/see-do\/recreation\/geotourism-sustainable-travel\/oregon-adventurecation\/sand-master-park\/","terms":"a Sustainable Travel<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Recreation<\/a>)"},{"ID":"1217","post_title":"Sea Lion Caves","post_content":"

The Sea Lion Caves (the world's largest Sea Cave according to Guinness) are located appx. 11 miles north of Florence and offers an awe-inspiring, intimate view of Sea Lions in their natural habitat. Descend over 200-feet into the world's largest and most spectacular sea cave. The cave is the home of the wild steller sea lion, primarily during the fall and winter months and is called the hauling area. The rock ledge below the lookout located just outside the cave is the sea lions home during the spring and summer, and is where they breed and bear their young. Sea lions live at Sea Lion Caves year round.<\/p>","post_name":"sea-lion-caves","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.1204","lng":"-124.124","distance":"4.2","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/aquariums-zoos\/sea-lion-caves\/","terms":"an Aquariums & Zoo<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"664813","post_title":"Sea Lion Caves & Gift Shop","post_content":"

Sea Lion Caves is a natural attraction - wild Stellar Sea Lions typically make their homes here all year long, drawn here by the protection offered by America's largest sea cave. The cave is in excess of 2 acres in size by 125 ft. tall. The tour consists of a pathway and modern elevator that takes people to nearly sea level where they can enjoy the giant cavern and wildlife that inhabit it. Tour tickets are sold in the gift shop, which also offers marine animal toys and souvenirs. Open 8:30 to 6; 9 to 4 in winter.<\/p>","post_name":"sea-lion-caves-gift-shop","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.1218","lng":"-124.127","distance":"4.4","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/shopping\/outdoors-nature\/sea-lion-caves-gift-shop\/","terms":"a Shopping<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"214687","post_title":"Heceta Lighthouse Gift Shop","post_content":"

Lighthouse and nautical gifts and apparel. Open 11 am to 5 pm Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend as volunteers allow.  You may walk the beautiful grounds and the gift shop, but the lighthouse itself is currently closed to visitors for restoration.<\/p>","post_name":"heceta-lighthouse-gift-shop","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.1367","lng":"-124.124","distance":"5.3","permalink":"\/see-do\/oregon-heritage\/lighthouses\/history-heritage\/heceta-lighthouse-gift-shop\/","terms":"a Shopping<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Oregon Heritage<\/a>)"}]},"success":true,"html":""}