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Oregon Coast Geology Reference Articles, Geological History

Places Where Things Explode on the Oregon Coast Get an oceanic eyeful in Yachats, Depoe Bay, Cannon Beach, Oceaside and more

A Different Side of Common Oregon Coast Landmarks Familiar places on the Oregon can take on a whole new look if you move around, geological history

Live Earthquake, Tsunami Updates from Oregon Coast, Washington. B.C., California, Alaska - Keep up on earthquakes and tsunami alerts as they happen for the entire west coast: California, Oregon, Washington and Canada's British Columbia

Cannon Beach Geology:

Haystack Rock Landmark, Cannon Beach - Geology, Monolith, Oregon Coast Haystack Rock Landmark, Cannon Beach - Geology, Monolith, Oregon Coast.

North Oregon Coast Cliff Face Speaks Volumes of Geologic History If one cliff in the Cannon Beach area could talk

Oceanside/Three Capes Geology:

Cape Meares Lava Flows - Oregon Coast Attraction Tells a ... Cape Meares Lava Flows - Oregon Coast Attraction Tells a Frightening Geologic Story - The sheer wonders (and the terrifying truth) of how

Lovely Oregon Coast Sights Have Frightening Beginnings - Beach ... If you'd like to learn more about the weird and wonderful world of Oregon coast geology, you can attend some programs that outline some

Rockaway Beach Geology

Rockaway Beach Twin Rocks Geology - beginnings of Rockaway

Newport, Oregon Geology:

Hidden Beach on Central Oregon Coast Filled with Mysteries, Scientific Delights It's part adventure in a Lewis & Clark vein, part visual feast and part scientific exploration.

Oregon Coast Residents Recall Intensity of Tsunami Evacuations Friday morning's tsunami evacuations yielded thousands of tales of potential refugees along the coastline

Same Oregon Coast Beach, Three Distinct Visions One Freaky Geology Lesson - Hug Point, on the north Oregon coast, is one of those wildly distinctive wonders that yields more and more the further you delve into it

Freaky Oregon Coast Facts: Geology of Pacific City's Haystack Rock How tall is it and what is the geologic origin

Yachats Geology

Yachats Geology: Wonders and Frights of Central Oregon Coast About 50 million years ago there was (and still is) a kind of soft spot in the Earth's crust that allowed all sorts of enormous lava flows to erupt

Central Oregon Coast Cave Tells a Varied Geologic Tale An ancient story of towering volcanoes, searing lava flows for hundreds of miles, continents drifting over millions of years - Neptune State Park, near Yachats

All Oregon Coast Tide Pools (where to find them - guide to every single tide pool)

Oregon Coast Camping Guide (every campsite on 180 miles of Oregon coast)

Bizarre Landmarks and Landscapes of the Oregon Coast The true hidden spots of the coast provide the real fun of discovery

Weird Discoveries are in the Details on Oregon Coast The craziest things can lurk in some of your favorite, regular beach stops and spots

Sand Levels Revealing Some Ghost Forests On Oregon Coast Winter has not conjured up much on Oregon's beaches this time around

 


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Covering 180 miles of Oregon Coast Travel, Entertainment and Science: Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Nehalem, Wheeler, Rockaway, Garibaldi, Tillamook, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Waldport, Yachats and Florence.

Fort Stevens State Park: The Shocker Underneath This Oregon Coast Historical ...
Did you know that parts of Fort Stevens didn't exist before 100 years ago? Geology

Alaskan Earthquake Almost Created Small Tidal Surge on Oregon Coast
One geologist saw the possibility of a small bump in wave action

The Striking Rocky Curiosities Near Manzanita, N. Oregon Coast's Stranger Things
Giant basalt structures form the various headlands here, with craggy shapes jutting up from the ocean. Geology, travel tips

The Miocene Oregon Coast: Ancient (Almost-Dino) History All Around You
If you look close enough at some rocky walls on the Oregon coast, you'll see startlingly strange stuff. Geology, science, kids

Small Quake Off Oregon Coast Shortly After Three Canadian Quakes
Three large quakes off the Canadian coast on Sunday night, three off the south coast Tuesday

Extinct Volcano of Oregon Coast: Cascade Head's Fiery Surprise
This now pleasant hiking experience was a nasty, mean feature. Geology, Lincoln City

Trippy Facts About the Once and Future Oregon Coast
Geology is a mind-bending discipline, and it can tell the future. Lincoln City, Cascade Head, Neskowin, Oceanside, Cape Lookout

Once and Future Doomsday: the Creepy Super Volcano and Oregon Coast
The beaches are connected to all that, according to geologists. Sciences

Underwater Quake and Aftershocks Off Southern Oregon Coast, Felt As Far As Po...
Underwater quake early Wednesday morning, registering as a magnitude 6.2. Sciences, geology

Oregon Coast Agate Hunters Delight: Lincoln City's Subterranean Jasper Veins
There's a hidden agate factory beneath the sands of one central Oregon coast town. Sciences, geology

How Did the Oregon Coast Come to Be - and When?
Many millions of years of continental drift brought it here. The geology of how and when. Sciences

Small Quake Off Oregon Coast Sunday After Little Swarm of Quakes This Week
Waters off the southern Oregon coast rumbled with yet another small quake on Sunday morning. Science

Is Newport's Yaquina Head an Old Oregon Coast Volcano? (Video)
The history of geologic discoveries is almost as fiery as the origins. Science

Hawaii Lava Flows are Look at Oregon Coast Millions of Years Ago
Heated masses explode upon contact with the sea water, which then in turn cool to become something you see here. Geology. Science

What is Beneath N. Oregon Coast's Seaside? Trippy Geologic Answer
The answer is a little mind-boggling, especially when compared to other beaches. Science

4.0 Quake Off the Southern Oregon Coast Sunday, No Alerts
The small quake was centered about 120 miles west of Bandon, happening at 7:20 p.m.

Small 3.8 Quake Off Southern Oregon Coast
The earthquake was a magnitude 3.8, which hit at 1:44 a.m. Sciences

Curious Near Cannon Beach: What Causes This Odd Wave Action on N. Oregon Coast?
Just south of Cannon Beach, at Silver Point, there may be a sea monster. Science, geology, Manzanita, Silver Point

What Are These Curious Branch-Like Patterns on Oregon Coast Beaches?
These intensely intricate, feather patterns are some trippy geology. Sciences

 

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Fort Stevens State Park: The Shocker Underneath This Oregon Coast Historical ...
8 Jan 2019 at 3:23pm
Fort Stevens State Park: The Shocker Underneath This Oregon Coast Historical Site  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Warrenton, Oregon) ? Up on the north Oregon coast, Fort Stevens State Park has more than just the obvious history. Striking, eye-popping and realtime ...

Awesome Little Last Minute Ways to Gift the Oregon Coast - Oregon Coast Beach...
21 Dec 2018 at 12:00am
Awesome Little Last Minute Ways to Gift the Oregon Coast  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Oregon Coast) ? Procrastination is sometimes just the nature of the holiday-giving game, and there are those moments just before Santa's arrival where you ...

What is Beneath N. Oregon Coast's Seaside? Trippy Geologic Answer - Oregon Co...
18 May 2018 at 12:00am
What is Beneath N. Oregon Coast's Seaside? Trippy Geologic Answer  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Seaside, Oregon) ? Have you ever looked around the north Oregon coast town of Seaside and wondered: what on Earth is beneath you? What is under all that ...

Is Newport's Yaquina Head an Old Oregon Coast Volcano? (Video) - Oregon Coast...
13 Jul 2018 at 12:00am
Is Newport's Yaquina Head an Old Oregon Coast Volcano? (Video)  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Newport, Oregon) ? Truth is often stranger than fiction, especially in the realms of science. And when it comes to science, things can change rapidly. Such is the ...

Trippy Facts About the Once and Future Oregon Coast - Oregon Coast Beach Conn...
9 Sep 2018 at 12:00am
Trippy Facts About the Once and Future Oregon Coast  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Oregon Coast) ? Geology is a trippy, even mind-bending discipline. It sounds all boring and big word-ridden, and certainly there is plenty of complex ...

N. Oregon Coast's Rockaway Beach, Nedonna Beach: Where History, Logs, Geology...
14 Nov 2017 at 12:00am
N. Oregon Coast's Rockaway Beach, Nedonna Beach: Where History, Logs, Geology Meet  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Rockaway Beach, Oregon) ? Have you wondered why some Oregon coast beaches have a lot more driftwood logs than others? Have you, by any chance, seen ...

Three Remarkable Aspects of Devil's Punchbowl, Central Oregon Coast - Oregon ...
15 Feb 2018 at 12:00am
Three Remarkable Aspects of Devil's Punchbowl, Central Oregon Coast  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Depoe Bay, Oregon) ? One of the more striking attractions of the entire Oregon coast is the Devil's Punchbowl, near Depoe Bay. That swirling cauldron of tidal ...

Haystack Rock Sunset, Height, Geology; and Brooten Road, Through Pacific City...
20 May 2018 at 10:47pm
Haystack Rock Sunset, Height, Geology; and Brooten Road, Through Pacific City  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

Pacific City's iconic Haystack Rock is framed by an exceptionally colorful sunset. How tall is Haystack Rock? It has an estimated height of 340.6 feet (103.8 m) as ...

Monster Underwater Volcano Off Oregon Coast is Subject of Cannon Beach Talk -...
24 Feb 2018 at 12:00am
Monster Underwater Volcano Off Oregon Coast is Subject of Cannon Beach Talk  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Cannon Beach, Oregon) ? Beneath the waves off the Oregon coast lurk some powerful reminders the Earth is still a very active planet. They're called submarine ...

Geology of an Oregon Coast Icon: Sweeping Cape Kiwanda - Three Capes Loop Vir...
9 May 2012 at 12:00am
Geology of an Oregon Coast Icon: Sweeping Cape Kiwanda - Three Capes Loop Virtual Tour, Oregon Coast  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Pacific City, Oregon) - Sometime around 18 million years ago or so, a massive area along what would eventually become the northwest United States had ...

Yachats Geology: Wonders and Frights of Central Oregon Coast - Oregon Coast B...
14 Apr 2011 at 12:00am
Yachats Geology: Wonders and Frights of Central Oregon Coast  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Yachats, Oregon) ? These days, Cape Perpetua and the dozens of stunning beach spots in this area and around Yachats are one awe-inspiring wonder after ...


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Annual Agate Festival returns to Yachats this weekend - Siuslaw News
15 Jan 2019 at 4:33pm
Annual Agate Festival returns to Yachats this weekend  Siuslaw News

Jan. 16, 2019 ? The picturesque coastal town of Yachats, Oregon is gearing up for its ?Eighth Ever? Agate Festival, to be held Saturday and Sunday, Jan.

Rainstorm eases up but thousands remain without power - KGW.com
16 Dec 2018 at 12:00am
Rainstorm eases up but thousands remain without power  KGW.com

People in the Portland metro area and locations along the Oregon coast are still waiting for their power to come back on.

Oregon hopes for quake warning system within 2 years - KATU
3 Jan 2019 at 12:00am
Oregon hopes for quake warning system within 2 years  KATU

People throughout Los Angeles this week were able to download the ShakeAlert app, which can warn people seconds before an earthquake, but the technology ...

Fort Stevens State Park: The Shocker Underneath This Oregon Coast Historical ...
8 Jan 2019 at 3:23pm
Fort Stevens State Park: The Shocker Underneath This Oregon Coast Historical Site  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Warrenton, Oregon) ? Up on the north Oregon coast, Fort Stevens State Park has more than just the obvious history. Striking, eye-popping and realtime ...

Awesome Little Last Minute Ways to Gift the Oregon Coast - Oregon Coast Beach...
21 Dec 2018 at 12:00am
Awesome Little Last Minute Ways to Gift the Oregon Coast  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Oregon Coast) ? Procrastination is sometimes just the nature of the holiday-giving game, and there are those moments just before Santa's arrival where you ...

Save Your Christmas: Last-Minute Ways to Give the Oregon Coast - Oregon Coast...
21 Dec 2018 at 12:00am
Save Your Christmas: Last-Minute Ways to Give the Oregon Coast  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Oregon Coast) ? If you're the kind of secret Santa that's always a tad late, and you want to give the gift of the Oregon coast to someone, these beaches and the ...

Grant Foster Converse - Albany Democrat Herald
11 Jan 2019 at 2:06pm
Grant Foster Converse  Albany Democrat Herald

Grant Foster Converse died January 1, 2019, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Corvallis. He was 42 years old. Grant was born to Janet and ...

Third season of ?Nick on the Rocks? to launch at Jan. 24 event in Ellensburg ...
13 Jan 2019 at 9:53pm
Third season of ?Nick on the Rocks? to launch at Jan. 24 event in Ellensburg  Yakima Herald-Republic

Geology will take center stage during an event to celebrate the premiere of the third season of ?Nick on the Rocks? on Jan. 24 in Ellensburg.

Oregon coast quake cluster a reminder that someday 'big one' will hit - Orego...
30 Jul 2018 at 12:00am
Oregon coast quake cluster a reminder that someday 'big one' will hit  OregonLive.com

Living in the shadow of the Cascadia Subduction Zone -- a fault that runs for 600 miles parallel to the Oregon Coast -- can make folks a little jumpy, especially ...

Start the year with a free guided hike at Silver Falls State Park - Statesman...
28 Dec 2018 at 12:00am
Start the year with a free guided hike at Silver Falls State Park  Statesman Journal

Silver Falls and about 30 other state parks are offering free guided hikes Tuesday, marking the start of the new year.

What is Beneath N. Oregon Coast's Seaside? Trippy Geologic Answer - Oregon Co...
18 May 2018 at 12:00am
What is Beneath N. Oregon Coast's Seaside? Trippy Geologic Answer  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Seaside, Oregon) ? Have you ever looked around the north Oregon coast town of Seaside and wondered: what on Earth is beneath you? What is under all that ...

10 awesome storm watching spots on the Oregon coast - OregonLive.com
9 Dec 2018 at 12:00am
10 awesome storm watching spots on the Oregon coast  OregonLive.com

Head out to the coast when the weather turns nasty to see an awesome storm roll into the rocky shore.

Trippy Facts About the Once and Future Oregon Coast - Oregon Coast Beach Conn...
9 Sep 2018 at 12:00am
Trippy Facts About the Once and Future Oregon Coast  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Oregon Coast) ? Geology is a trippy, even mind-bending discipline. It sounds all boring and big word-ridden, and certainly there is plenty of complex ...

Is Newport's Yaquina Head an Old Oregon Coast Volcano? (Video) - Oregon Coast...
13 Jul 2018 at 12:00am
Is Newport's Yaquina Head an Old Oregon Coast Volcano? (Video)  Oregon Coast Beach Connection

(Newport, Oregon) ? Truth is often stranger than fiction, especially in the realms of science. And when it comes to science, things can change rapidly. Such is the ...

 

 

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Astoria - at the northernmost tip of Oregon
Astoria

Where the Columbia meets the Pacific, Land of Lewis & Clark and loads of atmosphere & history
Seaside, Oregon
Seaside

The Promenade, Tillamook Head, family fun & broad, sandy beaches
Cannon Beach on the Oregon Coast
Cannon Beach

A mysterious lighthouse, upscale yet earthy, a huge monolith, fine eateries & an art mecca
Nehalem Bay, Manzanita, Nehalem, Wheeler and Rockaway Oregon Coast
Nehalem Bay, Manzanita, Wheeler, Rockaway

Manzanita's beaches, Nehalem and Wheeler's quirky beauty; laid back Rockaway
Oregon Coast: Tillamook Bay, Tillamook, Bay City, Barview, Garibaldi
Tillamook Bay

Garibaldi, Barview, Bay City, Tillamook & an oceanfront ghost town
Three Capes Loop, Oceanside, Netarts, Pacific City, Cape Lookout, Cape Meares
Three Capes Loop, Oceanside, Pacific City

The hidden secret of the coast: Cape Meares, a lighthouse, Oceanside, Netarts and Pacific City
Lincoln City, Cascade Head, Neskowin, Inland Highway 101
Lincoln City
& the Corridor of Mystery
Miles & miles of unbroken beaches, Cascade Head, Neskowin and manmade attractions
Depoe Bay on the Oregon Coast
Depoe Bay

A spouting horn downtown, freaky hidden cliffs and whales, whales, whales
Newport, Nye Beach on the Oregon Coast
Newport

Time-tripping Nye Beach, a bustling bayfront, marine science-central and two lighthouses
Waldport, Seal Rock
Waldport / Seal Rock

Pristine, even secretive sands and wild geologic landmarks
Yachats
Yachats

Constantly dramatic wave action, a mix of the rugged & upscale
Between Florence and Yachats - oodles of secret beaches
Upper Lane County

25 miles of deserted beaches & oodles of wonders
Florence - on the central Oregon coast
Florence

A lighthouse, ancient bayfront and miles and miles of fluffy dunes