Motel 6 Lincoln City
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... morning. Dad says he and I will go to Starbucks while mom does her exercise thing. Mom and dad had lunch at a place called Local Oceans Seafood. Mom was happy to enjoy some oyster shooters. All the seafood is local and most of the seafood they buy off the local fishing boats. A stroll along the pier afterwards to see the Sea Lions was fun.....but are they noisy! More Newport tomorrow and then some hiking along with seeing Yaquina bay ...
... the neighbors and one
of them just got back from crabbing.
They ended up giving us a couple of Dungeness crabs and a red rock crab
and offered to take us crabbing the next day.
What a great experience! We
learned how to catch and clean crab plus we had an incredible feast at the end
of the day! We had 7 Dungeness
crabs! We moved on to Bandon, OR where
we camped beside a ...
... beach below us appears. This beach looks like no one has ever stepped foot on the sand. The beach wasn't at first easy to see as we were hiking into high winds with fog rolling over the near mountain.
We continued on up the mountain and found 13 elk within 50 feet on a rolling hill next to our trail. We had yet to see elk real close this trip and to see them with the view of the beach ...
... normal; ">We drove back up toward Depoe stopping at Otter Rock a mile away. Here is the open topped sea cave known as Devil's Punchbowl. Mo's has a tiny grill next door where they prepare a sampling of their menu. I ordered clam fritters, which deepened my new found love for clams.
From here we could see a lighthouse to the south.
At the dock, they have a huge pot to cook the crabs and a nice cleaning station to remove the shells and guts. Spent all afternoon picking out the meat from the body and legs. Ate my fill of claw meat as we ...