"Now it’s your turn to be the explorer, the adventurer, the scientist..."
New Youth Activity Feature: Join Owen, a 12-year-old visitor to the Oregon Coast, as he explores a tide pool and offers tips on what you should (and shouldn’t) do when investigating these unique ecosystems. Click here for more.
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Poster Giveaway: Qualifying educators can receive a FREE copy of our new The World of the Great White Shark poster when they start actively using our inquiry modules in their program. To learn more about this special limited offer, click here.
A new media contest invites high school students to become part of the solution in dealing with harmful invasive species and help spread the word about "Don't Let it Loose!"
The Oregon Coast Aquarium’s takes high school age youth on a journey of discovery through a free six-weekend crash course on the coastal and marine sciences of Oregon to prepare them for volunteer service at the aquarium.
The Oceanscape Network has just updated it feature on tide pools to include more complete descriptions of the tidal zones and some downloadable items as well.
From the comfort of your home, explore the amazing natural history of the Oregon Coast and the world ocean. Discover new ways to experience or protect our natural world every day, or connect with us through our social networks.
Take your smart device along on your next outdoor adventure and use it to share your thoughts, photos or videos with other visitors through The Stream. Or use a GPS app and our Wayfind It features to explore the Oregon Coast.
Ask your teachers to create student communities and then use our scienctific inquiry modules to explore aquatic habitats and natural history topics. This feature may help Oregon high school students earn credit toward graduation!
Oregon is a surfer's paradise. Check out our features on youth hitting the waves.
Looking for an outdoor activity that's a little more chill? How about going on a picnic?
Almost any outdoor activity is appropriate for the young photographyer. Check out our recommended tips and apps.
Our kayaking feature is one of the newest additions to the Youth Activities page. Check it out!
If you live anywhere in the Pacific Northwest, hiking opportunities are plentiful and amazing!
Geocaching combines hiking and travel with high-tech treasure hunting using GPS.
Is there an urban explorer in you dying to get out? Check out our Life in Ruins page for more.
Let's Go Kayaking!
Take a paddle down an Oregon river with these young kayaking enthusiasts! Check out this new feature found under Youth Activities.