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Photographing the Oregon Coast: Incredible Vistas, Lighthouses and Villages

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11 Days | 10 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
The Oregon Coast is a photographer’s dreamland of wave-battered beaches, lush rainforests, historic lighthouses and quaint seaside villages. Led by an award-winning photojournalist and educator, shoot all of the best locations of the dramatic Oregon Coast on a photo adventure designed to put you and your camera in some of the most scenic areas on the planet.


• Set out each day on sunrise and sunset photography sessions with fellow shutterbugs of all skill levels.
• Learn the tricks and techniques of professional photographers and gather feedback in supportive group critiquing sessions.
• Study the history of the Oregon Coast as you shoot, from sunrise at Cape Kiwanda to the streetscapes of Old Town Florence to dusk at Cannon Beach.

Activity Notes

Walking up to three miles on uneven terrain.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Astoria, 1 night; Pacific City, 1 night; Newport, 1 night; Florence, 1 night; Bandon, 2 nights; Coos Bay, 1 night; Yachats, 1 night; Cannon Beach, 1 night; Astoria, 1 night; departure.

Coordinated by Coastal Journeys Unlimited.

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
Sep 8 — Sep 18, 2013 waitlist only  

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

at no additional cost on this date ...
10 nights of accommodations
28 meals: 10 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 10 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
19 Field trips
19 Hands-on experiences


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