The Quiet Fishing Town Near Portland That Seems Frozen In Time

The Oregon coast is known for sleepy little towns that look like they have been taken straight out of a fairy tale. Port Orford is no different. With amazing views, miles of beaches, and all the small town character that you can expect, this tiny city of just over 1,000 residents is a fishing powerhouse. Encompassing just 1.6 square miles, this town is a relic of yesteryear that thrives in today’s economy through its strong fishing ties.

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Have you visited this quiet fishing town near Portland?