- The list below includes 27 free or cheap things to do in or near Florence, Oregon, including 31 different types of inexpensive activities like National & State Parks, Hiking Trails, Off Road & ATV and Parks.
- From Hobbit Trail to Suislaw River Bridge, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Florence and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Yachats.
Sandland Adventures is a local tour operator which specializes in sand adventure activities and offers Sand Rail rides and Dune Buggy Rides at Oregon Dunes. They also offer miniature golf, go-karting and bumper boats at Oregon Coast.
Home to the historical information and artifacts of the Siuslaw Area is the Siuslaw Pioneer Museum. The museum houses displays of historic fishing equipment and logging tools once used by the fisherman and loggers of Florence.
Just minutes away from the sand, Torex ATV Rentals offers Quads, 2-Seaters, 4-seaters, and children's Mini Quads for rental. ATV safety instruction, helmets, and goggles are included. Enjoy breathtaking views along the Oregon coast in Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area.
Independently owned and operated, City Lights Cinema features a wide variety of filmed entertainment, including first run Hollywood films, independent and art house films, movies from all over the world, high definition performing arts, and even live events.
Visitors can view the photography of Bob Keller and Donna McCoy, two leading Oregon photographers, at the Wave Gallery. The gallery is a part of the Greenhouse Marketplace, an art complex that also houses the Earthworks and Touchstone galleries.
Yachats only has 635 permanent residents but its population can swell when the tourists arrive in this resort community. Visitors can beachcomb, stroll, ride bikes, watch animals and birds, shop, play golf, ride horses, climb sand dunes, ride dune buggies, shop, and many other activities.