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Coquille River Lighthouse

Bullards Beach State Park, Bandon, OR 97411-8420
+1 541-347-2209
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cute lighthouse, some historical signs pretty view

I love light houses. This one is a little different design then you usually see along the Oregon... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Karen R
Quaint little lighthouse at the mouth of the Coquille river. It's part of Bullards Beach state park.

Take the drive that follows the river and estuary, past the campground. There are a couple parking... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jabubet
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Bullards Beach State Park, Bandon, OR 97411-8420
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I love light houses. This one is a little different design then you usually see along the Oregon coast. It is fun to walk out on the large rocks but beware, the waves sneak in and my husband got wet! Unfortunately we got there on...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the drive that follows the river and estuary, past the campground. There are a couple parking lots back there, with at least one unisex pit toilet building. The lighthouse is open at times, and manned by volunteers. It's never been open when we were...More

Thank Jabubet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take your honey on a driftwood date that will be worth that exploration. curious weathered piles wash up everywhere and the light house just makes it even more magical to explore. Out side time, photography time, walking on the shore, cool wood time. Take a...More

Thank ProsperityHabit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing historic lighthouse, erected in the 1890's. The views in this area are breathtaking. The beach near the lighthouse is covered in huge driftwood. From every angle, the photo opportunities are endless :)

Thank misty_bee_Wyo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This old lighthouse is very picturesque standing on the bank of the river, at the Pacific Ocean. Great photos can be taken at the site or across the river. The lighthouse accessible via Bullards Beach State Park, just south of Bandon on the south side...More

Thank Richard E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love old Lighthouses and this one was very cool. I loved the structure and rugged landscape! Walking around the area was so interesting with the waves pounding and lighthouse sounds in the distance. Even though its a non-working lighthouse, I highly recommend you stop...More

Thank cindyfawn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lighthouse is easy to access. Very short hike from the parking lot. At one time you could drive right by it, but part of the road has been washed away. There were large chunks of driftwood on the road. It was a startling reminder...More

Thank HayLady201
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is always my first stop when I visit Bandon. The Lighthouse is a stunning backdrop for photos, and the Jetty walk is always fun; HOWEVER word of advice, watch the water the currents come in quick, and the waves can quickly overcome the jetty...More

Thank Christin M
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Bullards is a great stretch of beach but the Coquille Lighthouse is the symbol of Bandon. The lighthouse presides over the point where the Coquille River meets the ocean. I have seen small whales and dolphins in the channel at times but always enjoy the...More

Thank sunflowermary
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I really do love most old lighthouses. When I was here in October the lighthouse was closed, but the spraying surf and the huge waves crashing at it's base made up for it being closed.

Thank Jason W
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kimlim619
26 June 2016|
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Response from travelinggeekKS | Reviewed this property |
To park, yes. Turning around maybe. It depends on how big of truck and trailer and how many other guests there are. However the road it is on its not a busy road and banking into the driveway or out shouldn't be difficult. I... More
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kimlim619
26 June 2016|
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Response from calguyCalifonria | Reviewed this property |
You can not park close to the Lighthouse, single lane road. There is a wider lot further back, but the parking can be full. The campground is nearby, maybe you can leave the trailer there.
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MC P
23 January 2015|
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Response from jl43770 | Reviewed this property |
I would agree with the others who stated at was at least a mile off of 101. Follow the road until the end which will take you right to the light house and beach. There is parking next to the light house which will allow... More
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