Explore the coast of Alaska,

the Pacific Northwest,

and California


CoastView provides pictures and stories about beautiful and interesting places along the coast to help you explore. 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. Click this button to start exploring:

Our library has over a half-million images from California to the Alaskan Arctic. Join our newsletter and don’t miss the daily articles that highlight stunning close-up pictures and tell stories about interesting places along the coast. Each story has links to more in-depth articles. Use the CoastView iOS app to explore more of the same area and keep track of where you are with an interactive map. The app can also be used for exploring the coast on your own without using any links from the articles. Now you can sightsee along the coast – whether you’re traveling by care, bike, boat or airplane, or traveling “virtually” from a comfy chair at home. Click this button to download the mobile app:

CoastView is an easy-to-use and fascinating way to learn about the history, nature, and geography of the west coast of North America. Let CoastView help you plan an adventure (an Alaska cruise, or fishing, kayaking, or flightseeing trip) or take a stress-free virtual trip anywhere along the coast.