Travel Blogs from Yachats
... the gate fell upon deaf ears. If you're coming to Yaquina Head....don't waste your time...and don't waste 7 bucks.
We wound up at another mom and pop hotel tonight.....it's right on the beach and I'm sure the view will be stunning when the sun comes up tomorrow. It's chilly out and Laurie is warming herself by the fake fireplace. We're looking at our options for tomorrow....and we hope to make it close to California. Let's see how it goes.
... is so cold....not much warmer outside as its only about 65-70 degrees at the max. I dipped my toe in the water and got brain freeze.
Yahats is a little village of 600 or so people, really quaint with big wooden houses on the beach with great gardens made up of wild flowers.
We had fish and chips at a local place...great chowder and fish tacos.
... trailer. He had done all this in total stealth behind his curtained 'bedroom.' We laugh in hindsight but we were madder than hell at the time and he knew it. Had he eaten any of it or thrown it into Penny's crib... We had dinner at the campsite and went for a nice, long walk down the fog shrouded beach. The weather feels like late September, early October in Calgary. It's not nice. Tomorrow may yet be another laundry day (this defies reason ...
Today we traveled up the road to see Seal Rock and then into the fishing village of Newport.
Lots of activity going on in the little bayside village of Newport. Boats pulling in and out of the harbor, forklifts zipping up and down the road ...
... some miles under our belt, making our way mainly on pleasant secondary roads along the estuaries and mill towns of northwest Washington.
We had a nice picnic stop in South Bend at the side of the estuary, but drove right on through Astoria (after a fuel stop) because we were concerned about finding a campground in Cannon Beach due to it being a prime Saturday in August. Sure enough, our regular campground in Cannon Beach, Wrights, was full, but right ...
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