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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":"0.3","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":"0.5","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":"1.3","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>)"},{"ID":"747","post_title":"Darlingtonia Wayside","post_content":"

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":"5.7","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":"

What can you do on the Oregon coast? Enjoy the world's first sandboard park!! Located in the city of Florence in beautiful Lane County. 40 acres of privately owned sculpted sand dunes with a variety of beginner to advanced slopes just minutes from the Pacific ocean are ready and waiting for you. Take a sandboarding lesson, rent sandboards or sleds, try our thrilling dune buggy ride, learn the art of sand sculpting or glass blowing, RV parking 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":"8.0","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":"1323","post_title":"Three Rivers Casino","post_content":"

Florence is home to Oregon's newest, friendliest and most modern gaming experience. We have all the Vegas games you love to play with wider aisles and ergonomic chairs. You'll breathe easy in our state-of-the-art air quality Casino. Enjoy five exceptional restaurants, from sizzling steaks and overstuffed sandwiches to chilled cocktails, fresh seafood, and decadent desserts. Free entertainment on weekends. Free comedy every Wednesday. Free Players Club promotions. Free shuttles from Eugene and Springfield. Open 24\/7.<\/p>","post_name":"three-rivers-casino","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"43.9765","lng":"-124.084","distance":"11.1","permalink":"\/see-do\/oregon-heritage\/native-american-heritage\/three-rivers-casino\/","terms":"an Indian Country Attraction<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Oregon Heritage<\/a>)"},{"ID":"672848","post_title":"Florence Events Center","post_content":"

A full-service convention and performing arts facility on the central Oregon coast capable of hosting groups up to 500. There is a 457-seat proscenium theater for general sessions and fine art performances such as concerts, plays, ballet and opera.<\/p>","post_name":"florence-events-center","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"43.9725","lng":"-124.101","distance":"11.1","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/performing-arts\/florence-events-center\/","terms":"a Performing Art<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"664733","post_title":"Siuslaw Pioneer Museum","post_content":"

Displays relics and historical information featuring the Siuslaw River and its pioneers. Home life, farming, fishing, lumbering and transportation are shown in displays and pictures. Wheelchair ramp. Closed Mondays. Cost $2 per person. Closed in December<\/p>","post_name":"siuslaw-pioneer-museum","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"43.9683","lng":"-124.106","distance":"11.4","permalink":"\/see-do\/oregon-heritage\/hertitage-museum\/siuslaw-pioneer-museum\/","terms":"a Museums & Interpretive Center<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Oregon Heritage<\/a>)"},{"ID":"672998","post_title":"Aero Legends","post_content":"

Photo Credit: Cliff Harvey<\/em>

T. F. `Sam` Spayd offers a visual tour that you'll be talking about the rest of your life. The stunning, breathtaking views along with the thrill of an open cockpit will prove to be a highlight of your recreational time in Florence. Make appointments for everyone in the group because no one should miss this experience.<\/p>","post_name":"aero-legends","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"43.9688","lng":"-124.107","distance":"11.4","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/tour-companies\/aero-legends\/","terms":"a
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Old Town Florence features activities for the whole family. This uncrowded district is the perfect place to spend time exploring unique shops and enjoying restaurants serving regional foods and wines.<\/p>","post_name":"merchants-of-old-town","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"43.9674","lng":"-124.11","distance":"11.5","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/shopping\/merchants-of-old-town\/","terms":"a Shopping<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"375767","post_title":"Cape Perpetua Scenic Area","post_content":"

Cape Perpetua is a large forested headland on the central Oregon Coast which projects into the Pacific Ocean. It's part of the Siuslaw National Forest and it is a great place to experience towering trees looming through a coastal fog, frothy surf crashing upon jagged shores, and majestic headlands offering clear views for miles.<\/p>\r\n

Cape Perpetua is located 2 miles from Yachats and has a visitor center (Cape Perpetua Visitor Center) that offers a phenomenal view of the ocean from inside and from the deck. A variety of short movies are shown in the theatre, and Center staff can answer questions and help you plan your trip.<\/p>","post_name":"cape-perpetua-scenic-area","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.2872","lng":"-124.114","distance":"12.5","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/outdoors-nature\/cape-perpetua-scenic-area\/","terms":"an Outdoors & Nature<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"986","post_title":"Little Log Church Museum","post_content":"

In downtown Yachats, find the historic Little Log Church Museum. Built by community volunteers with local timber hauled down the Yachats River, The Little Log Church was completed and dedicated in 1930. The church and property was sold to the Oregon Historical Society in 1969 when the congregation out grew this site. It became a museum in 1970 and was deeded to the city in 1986. The Little Log Church Museum houses settler exhibits, an extensive shell collection, and works of local artists and authors. It is staffed by volunteers and open to visitors daily except Thursday. The charming building is also available for rent to private parties for weddings and receptions.<\/p>","post_name":"little-log-church-museum","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.3117","lng":"-124.106","distance":"14.4","permalink":"\/see-do\/oregon-heritage\/hertitage-museum\/little-log-church-museum\/","terms":"a Museums & Interpretive Center<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Oregon Heritage<\/a>)"},{"ID":"214613","post_title":"The Gourmet Lady & The Wine Place","post_content":"

Gourmet specialty foods. Wine retail, wine tasting, and wine bar with deck seating. OR wines, choice selections from Europe, So America, Australia, and New Zealand. Local artists gallery. Open daily 11 to 6; Thurs-Sun 'til 5 pm in winter.<\/p>","post_name":"the-gourmet-lady-the-wine-place","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.3112","lng":"-124.105","distance":"14.4","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/shopping\/art-galleries\/the-gourmet-lady-the-wine-place\/","terms":"a Shopping<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"214653","post_title":"Planet Yachats","post_content":"

Gems, minerals, fossils, beautiful wonders from around the planet! Open 10 am to 5 pm daily in summer; Fri-Mon in winter.<\/p>","post_name":"planet-yachats","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.3116","lng":"-124.104","distance":"14.4","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/shopping\/planet-yachats\/","terms":"a Shopping<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"214660","post_title":"Wave Gallery","post_content":"

Represents three leading Oregon coast photographers: Bob Keller, Donna McCoy, Aaron Ellingsen. Additionally, the gallery offers handmade furniture and decorative items to complement the distinctive Oregon Coast beach house culture. Open 10 to 5; closed Tuesdays.<\/p>","post_name":"wave-gallery","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.3245","lng":"-124.101","distance":"15.4","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/shopping\/art-galleries\/wave-gallery\/","terms":"a Shopping<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"664827","post_title":"Synchronicity101","post_content":"

Home and office art and accessories. Paintings, vases, bowls, lighting, centerpieces, mobiles and stabiles, door and floor mats, table place-mats, kitchen items, closks, etc. Open Thurs-Sun 11 to 5 (Nov-Mar)l 11 to 7 (Apr-Oct). Also open by appointment.<\/p>","post_name":"synchronicity101","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.3245","lng":"-124.101","distance":"15.4","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/shopping\/art-galleries\/synchronicity101\/","terms":"a Shopping<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"214596","post_title":"Earthworks Gallery","post_content":"

Northwest crafts gallery - a feast for the hands and eyes. Works by nationally known and Northwest artists shown in a quality setting. Find a wide range of media and styles with emphasis on clay, glass, artistic jewelry, watercolor, and pastel paintings. Open daily 10 am to 5 pm.<\/p>","post_name":"earthworks-gallery","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.3254","lng":"-124.101","distance":"15.5","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/shopping\/art-galleries\/earthworks-gallery\/","terms":"a Shopping<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"215224","post_title":"Touchstone Gallery","post_content":"

More than 150 northwest artists and contemporary crafts people offering whimsical, sophisticated and graceful designs in jewelry, glass, ceramics, paintings, woodworking, and metal and stone sculpture - all created to lift your heart, mind and spirit. Represents 25 local artists. Open 10 to 5; closed Tues in winter.<\/p>","post_name":"touchstone-gallery","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.3251","lng":"-124.101","distance":"15.5","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/shopping\/art-galleries\/touchstone-gallery\/","terms":"a Shopping<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"1273","post_title":"Sweet Creek Falls","post_content":"

At Siuslaw bridge in Mapleton, leave Highway 126 and go south on Sweet Creek Road. A beautiful 11 mile (18 km) drive will take you to the first trailhead. Parking lots are available at each trailhead. Eleven waterfalls in all.<\/p>","post_name":"sweet-creek-falls","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.02","lng":"-123.906","distance":"17.7","permalink":"\/see-do\/natural-wonders\/bodies-of-water\/waterfalls\/sweet-creek-falls\/","terms":"a Waterfall<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Natural Wonders<\/a>)"},{"ID":"950","post_title":"Kentucky Falls","post_content":"

From Highway 126, turn south onto Whittaker Creek Road. Follow signs to the trail head. Major junctions en route to the trailhead are signed. 80-90 foot (24-27 m) twin waterfalls spilling over a cliff surrounded by Douglas-fir and Western Hemlock.<\/p>","post_name":"kentucky-falls","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.0033","lng":"-123.874","distance":"20.4","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/outdoors-nature\/kentucky-falls\/","terms":"a Waterfall<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"4212","post_title":"Tsunami Gallery","post_content":"Sculptures, pastels, porcelain, bronze and oil paintings.","post_name":"tsunami-gallery","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"43.8097","lng":"-124.135","distance":"23.3","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/art-galleries\/tsunami-gallery\/","terms":"an Art Gallery & Studios<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"672627","post_title":"Three Rivers Gallery","post_content":"","post_name":"three-rivers-gallery","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"43.8097","lng":"-124.135","distance":"23.3","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/art-galleries\/three-rivers-gallery\/","terms":"an Art Gallery & Studios<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Attractions<\/a>)"},{"ID":"1371202","post_title":"Brian McEneny Woodcarving Gallery","post_content":"

Fluid, graceful dolphins, cavorting seals, magnificent orcas, impressive bears... These are but a few of the lifelike marine and wildlife wood sculptures you'll find at Brian McEneny Woodcarving Gallery.

Brian works with a variety of beautiful wood including Red Cedar, Black Walnut, Cypress, Maple, Myrtlewood and Port Orford Cedar. Each piece is finished to enhance the wood grain and provide many years of enjoyment.<\/p>","post_name":"brian-mceneny-woodcarving-gallery","post_type":"resource","slug":"attractions","name":"Attractions","lat":"44.5016","lng":"-124.081","distance":"28.8","permalink":"\/see-do\/attractions\/art-galleries\/brian-mceneny-woodcarving-gallery\/","terms":"an
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