Be curious.

Explore the coast of Alaska,

the Pacific Northwest,

and California

Why CoastView?

Because everyplace with a name has a story

The goal of CoastView is to provide a moment of appreciation for the magnificent Pacific coastline of North America and to leave a lasting impression. CoastView provides curated pictures and stories about beautiful and interesting places along the coast to help you explore. Click here to Go Exploring.

Subscribe and the daily Featured Articles will be sent to your inbox. Each story has links to the source references for further information. Use Map Explorer to browse more of the same area or a new area, and keep track of where you are with an interactive map. Now you can sightsee along the coast – whether you are just planning a trip or traveling by car, bike, boat, or airplane, or just “virtually” from a comfy chair at home.


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