The Alsea flows westward from its headwaters in the Coast Range Mountains
, past Tidewater
and into the Pacific at Waldport
. The Alsea Bay Bridge
carries Highway 101
across the bay.
Alsea Falls -- 25 miles south of Corvallis, these picturesque falls are on the south fork of the Alsea River. Day-use picnic facilities are available. Excellent fishing abounds in the Alsea River.