The Largest Sea Cave In America, Oregon’s Sea Lion Caves Is Home To Hundreds Of Stellar Sea Lions
A visit to Oregon’s coast typically includes plenty of wildlife viewing. Take a hike to see Roosevelt elk and blacktail deer, scan the sea for whales, and keep an eye out along the coastline for sea birds, seals and sea lions. For a unique wildlife adventure, visit Sea Lion Caves near Florence. Depending on the timing of your visit, you might see hundreds of Stellar sea lions.
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Learn more about Sea Lion Caves on its website, and make sure to follow its Facebook page to see the latest updates. Have you visited? Tell our readers about your experience in the comments!
Looking for more wildlife on the coast? Visit this little beach near Newport. It doesn’t have any sand, but it does have plenty of seals and sea birds.
Writer, editor and researcher with a passion for exploring new places. Catherine loves local bookstores, independent films, and spending time with her family, including Gus the golden retriever, who is a very good boy.
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