Travel Blogs from Yachats
... the ocean, with tightly spaced houses looking out over the ocean. In the town of Oceanside, we decide to walk a short way on the beach and go to a tunnel in the shear rock cliff face. It goes through the cliff and onto another beach only accessible by the tunnel. The tunnel was originally a natural tunnel, but they had to reinforce one face of it due to falling rocks.
With my recent knee surgery, I've had to be careful where and how I've walked ...
... ranger were occupied as we cruised out of there.
So fresh and so clean we headed north to the small fishing town of Newport, this is also where the Oregon State Sea Research Center (or something like that) is located. We parked the car and strolled down the Historic Bayfront, stopping in random shops, checking out the local fish ports and watching the harbor seals being jerks to each other. It was a cool little area, however, if we were worried about ...
... and make her laugh. It helps that she beams when he looks at her. Yesterday when we went to the Hospital he woke up from his nap in the car and started to grizzle. I told him that Penny was sick and that she needed a doctor. That she needed her big brother to be strong. He stopped immediately and got very serious. The whole time in the Hospital he was cognizant of Penny's needs. Penny update: she's better still today. Such a sweetheart. All ...
... Scotia was on top of the sign post, 3717 miles.
The panoramic views were amazing again today. We saw beautiful beaches, amazing wave action, and drove on cliffside roadways. This road has very frequent viewing areas, day parks, and campgrounds; perfect for any tourist. That is why once again we have not
covered much ground, only 94 km, but I’m not complaining.
Driven in: Oregon
Travelled today: 94 km
Travelled to date: 8727 ...
... towel and go swimming with tankers in the distance, but it isn't really the beach. THIS was the beach. Beautiful dunes leading down to huge stretches of flat sand with near perfect waves crashing. There were no skyscrapers, no big tankers, just sand, sun(!), and the Pacific Ocean.
"Whoa!!!! The Goonies Rocks!" Jonas shouted. Sure enough, there sat the giant rock formation crucial to solving the mystery in the classic movie The Goonies. We took a few pics of me at the ...
Other places to stay in Yachats
280 Overleaf Lodge Lane, Yachats | Hotelfrom $125
- What a find
- Nice people, comfortable hotel
1555 Highway 101, Yachats | Hotelfrom $50
- The best place to stay on the Oregon Coast
- Great Getaway!
- Best Stay of the trip
P.O. Box 307, Yachats | Hotelfrom $71