Southwest of Coos Bay on Cape Arago Highway is the quaint fishing village of Charleston, known for its safe harbor, charter boat services, clamming, and whale watching. This fishing village is headquarters for sport and commercial fishing out of Coos Bay with charter boats, lodging, restaurants, shopping, and a public boat ramp.

South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve is located a few miles from town off Seven Devils Road. Travel a few miles down Cape Arago Highway for Sunset Bay, Shore Acres, and Cape Arago state parks.
Visitor Center: 541-888-2311

Betty Kay Charters
Campbell's Vacation Rentals
Captain John's Motel
Charleston Harbor Inn
Charleston Information Center
Charleston Marina and RV Park
Fishermen's Grotto
High Tide Cafe and Espresso Bar
Loft by the Lighthouse and the Lighthouse Suite
Miller's at the Cove Sports Bar and Grill
Miss Linda Charters and Tours
Oceanside RV Park
Portside Restaurant and Lounge
South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve

Recent Announcements

08-Dec-06 Betty Kay Charters (Charleston)
The Betty K is now offering trips into the ocean for albacore tuna, which are running very strongly this season. Call for reservations. View All