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Oregon Coast Photo Tour - October 2022

Haystack Rock, Cannon Beach, Oregon

Join us October 23-31, 2022 on this exceptional, 9-day, 8-night, all-inclusive travel photography tour and photograph the sensational Oregon Coast, dramatic seascapes, impressive beaches, stunning sea stacks, colorful tide pools, historic lighthouses, gorgeous sunsets, and incredible waterfalls.  

Locations include: Ecola State Park, Hug Point, Cannon Beach, Proposal Rock, Heceta Head Lighthouse, Thor’s Well, Sweet Creek Falls, Shore Acres, Norton Gulch, 
Bandon, Samuel H. Boardman Scenic Parkway, Harris Beach, and Kentucky Falls.

• Improve your photo skills with personalized, professional photography assistance
• Enhance your digital workflow with Lightroom assistance
• Relax in award-winning hotels 
• Enjoy delicious gourmet cuisine
• Travel in comfort with private transportation

Registration & Final Payment Deadline: October 1, 2022
Availability - 4 Spots Maximum


Day 1 - Arrive in Portland / Ecola State Park / Hug Point / Cannon Beach / Seaside
We set out by private transfer from Portland, Oregon and travel to Seaside where we'll check into our first incredible hotel and have lunch.  Afterwards we head to Ecola State Park and capture the gorgeous vista above the ocean before traveling to Hug Point.  We'll photograph the stunning seascapes before heading to spectacular Haystack Rock for sunset.  After shooting, we'll have a fantastic late dinner and return to our hotel.

Note: We pick up guests and travel to Seaside the day of arrival, so please schedule flight arrivals between 11A-12P.
Ecola State Park, Hug Point, Cannon Beach, Haystack Rock, Oregon

Day 2 - Neskowin / Proposal Rock / Lincoln City
After a casual breakfast and editing images, we travel by private transfer to Neskowin where we will have a late lunch / early dinner and explore the beach and scout best locations for sunset at Proposal Rock.  After shooting we'll travel to our next incredible hotel in Lincoln City.
Proposal Rock, Oregon

Day 3 - Heceta Head Lighthouse / Thor's Well / Florence
After a casual breakfast, editing images, and lunch, we travel by private transfer down the coast to the Heceta Head Lighthouse.  We'll shoot the historic lighthouse from multiple locations before continuing on to world famous Thor's Well where we'll explore and shoot through sunset.  After shooting, we'll travel to Florence and check in to our next hotel
Heceta Head Lighthouse, Thor's Well, Oregon 

Day 4 - Sweet Creek Falls / Florence
After breakfast and editing images, we travel by private transfer to Sweet Creek Falls where we'll spend the afternoon photographing a series of beautiful waterfalls.  After shooting, we'll return to our hotel and have another great dinner.
Sweet Creek Falls, Oregon

Day 5 - Shore Acres / Norton Gulch / Bandon
After breakfast and editing images, we travel by private transfer to Coos Bay where we'll have a tasty lunch before photographing huge ocean waves crashing on interesting rock formations and a beautiful flower garden at Shore Acres.  Close by is a hidden cove with a shoreline surrounded by mossy rocks that we'll photograph, as well.  After shooting, we'll check into our next hotel and have another delicious dinner.

Shores Acres, Norton Gulch, Oregon

Day 6 - Bandon
After a casual breakfast and editing images, we'll explore Bandon's beaches and jaw-dropping sea stacks and scout the best locations for sunset.  We'll break for a late lunch / early dinner and return to capture sunset.  After shooting, we'll return to our hotel.

Harris Beach, Oregon

Day 7 - Harris Beach / Samuel H. Boardman Scenic Corridor / Brookings 
After breakfast we'll travel by private transfer to Brookings and photograph colorful tide pools at Harris Beach and several areas along the gorgeous Samuel H. Boardman Scenic Corridor.  We'll stop for a late lunch / early dinner then photograph fantastic sea stacks throughout sunset.  After shooting, we'll check into our next wonderful hotel.
Samuel H. Boardman Scenic Corridor, Harris Beach, OregonDay 8 - Kentucky Falls / Eugene
After breakfast and editing images, we will begin our return trip north by private transfer to amazing Kentucky Falls.  We'll have lunch along the way and spend the afternoon shooting the falls.  Afterwards, we'll check in to our awesome hotel in Eugene and have our final dinner.  

Kentucky Falls, Oregon  

Day 9 - Depart Portland International Airport
After breakfast, we will travel by private transfer to Portland International Airport (PDX) where you will catch your flight home.  

Note: P
lease schedule your flight departure no earlier than 2P.

Portland International Airport


Photo Tour Dates & Registration Deadline
Tour Dates: October 23-31, 2022
Registration & Final Payment Deadline: October 1, 2022

4 Spots Maximum

Photo Tour Cost
$5,625.00 Per Person.  Based on Double Occupancy. 

Single Supplement - Add $1,625.00  
The single supplement applies to tour participants that are traveling alone and prefer their own hotel rooms rather than sharing rooms with another guest or when sharing rooms is not available.

What's Included in the Photo Tour Price?
Photo tour price includes professional photography and Lightroom assistance, location expertise, all hotels, all meals, private transportation including to and from Portland International Airport (PDX), permit fees, and park entrance fees.  

What's NOT Included in the Photo Tour Price?
Photo tour cost does NOT include: airfare to and from Portland, 
Oregon (PDX), travel insurance, tips to bartenders, bellhops, cleaning staff, drivers, and guides, and personal expenses like alcoholic beverages, laundry service, and souvenirs.

Payment Schedule 
$1,500.00 Non-Refundable Deposit Due With Registration
$4,125.00 Balance Due on Registration & Final Payment Deadline

Payment Options  
We accept checks, American Express, Discover, MasterCard, PayPal, and Visa. 

Cancellations & Refunds  
Deposits are non-refundable.  For refunds, we require that a cancellation request in writing be received before 11:59pm Pacific Time on the Registration & Final Payment date.  If we receive your written cancellation request before the Registration & Final Payment deadline and can refill your space, we will refund all payments, minus any discounts given to refill your space.  If we cannot refill your space, we will refund 50% of all payments.  No refunds are given, nor cancellations allowed after the Registration & Final Payment Deadline date. No partial refunds are given for unused services.  There is a $50.00 charge for all returned payments. Please see our complete Liability & Cancellation Policy.

Physical Requirements
While most locations have easy hikes, there are locations that requires walking unassisted for 2 miles (round trip) over uneven, potentially muddy and slippery trails, and up-and-down inclines with moderate altitude gain. There are hikes over a variety of terrain including pavement, gravel, and dirt trails with large roots, rocks, logs, and stairs.  Travelers should be aware that heat and humidity could be high in some locations and daily excursions can be more difficult during inclement weather.