350 mi (564 km) 10 to 12 hours Starting in Astoria and traveling south to the California border, the byway
provides visitors with views of amazing coastal scenery. The road winds by estuarine marshes, clings to
exposed seaside cliffs, passes through gentle agricultural valleys, and brushes against wind-sculpted dunes.
Encounter the scenic splendor of sea stack rock formations eroding under constant surf. Enjoy a plethora of
unusual plants and animals. Charming small towns, museums, state parks, overlooks, historic bridges and
lighthouses ensure a delightful journey. Contact: Oregon Tourism Commission 503-986-0000.
Pacific Coast Scenic Byway