Oceanside Inn & Suites
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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Started day with steady rain and needed to move 2 hours down the road to the start of Highway 1 and better weather. So not many pictures with cameras stowed. Both of us had good weather gear and temperatures were warm (60 degrees), visibility good, so no problem. Rode through Avenue of the …
Today, we visited the Van Damme State Park, the place we would have camped at if it was not for the weather forecast. We went hiking on the Fern Canyon trail, which was 3.5 miles one way, and another 3.5 miles back. The trail was probably longer, but we stopped at 3.5 miles. The trail was nice, but the only negative thing about it ...
... you feel small. It towers up over 300 feet. It's round, deeply grooved trunk is probably 20 feet or more in diameter. It is a giant. At its feet lies the body if a fallen giant, even bigger, with the words, "the act of letting go " carved into it prominently. Atop this dead tree a few saplings reached up from the burls. Around the King is his court, a grove of ten other massive trees , watching the centuries pass here together. Sunlight struggled to hit the ground because ...
... and metal sticking out of the rocks and multicoloured glass sand. From there we wandered around town in some of the many art galleries with local art. We spent a long time talking to the lady there and her friend offered us a place to stay. We couldn't believe how nice people were, helping us out and just generally being pleased to meet us. Daniel had an amazing mango smoothy in a cafe with another lovely owner, and we bought some local art to give as a present to Bennett ...
... br> There have been showers but, campground showers are not terribly luxurious. You're lucky if they are critter free. Some campgrounds have had pay showers, sort of like a car wash, but only 50 cents. But, no wax cycle. I miss my own shower, which is, in my view, nicer than most 5 star hotels. I could easily charge a dollar for my shower, maybe two. Still, no wax cycle though.