Travel Blogs from Yachats
... be a factor. As a result, it is a little more challenging to find a place to stay on the weekends-that is, a place with cable TV. I've conceded to this amenity to keep my driver happy! We stopped at a camp at Seal Beach, but Jim vetoed the spot which was quite small and not very level. We learned our lesson the hard way! We kept driving and found a small RV "resort" tucked between the lush green mountains of the Coast Range and the dramatic waves of ...
First tonight a big thank you from Bill and Brian for all the great and motivating comments of support from family and friends. The comments mean a lot!!
Writing tonight from Yachats Oregon. Many of the towns and cities on our trip are from Indian languages and names. Yachats, which Brian has been calling Yackets, is actually pronounced Yah Hots!
This time of year the sun sets late in the evening. Sunset last night ...
... find a place to camp. Every campground we passed had FULL signs posted. And even the hotels had no vacancy signs. Not a good sign for us. We continued hoping that the closer we got to Florence the more luck we would have, but no such luck. We passed a cute hotel right after the town of Yachats, where I noticed it didn’t have a NO vacancy sign. We continued passed it, hoping one of the two campgrounds on the map would have open ...
... is a much bigger campground called RV Park Cannon Beach. It too was full, but the agent said somewhat apologetically that we could have a spot in their parking lot. It turns out to be a very nice little spot, and for only $23. A regular spot would have been over $30. Give us a parking lot any time!
We spent the afternoon down at Cannon Beach. For those who haven’t been here, it is a somewhat upscale, family oriented resort with a sprawl of hotels ...
... but this was jumping in with both feet! We estimate we walked at least four miles, much of it climbing and descending hills through the forest. We saw some really neat fungi - and fresh cougar tracks along the way!
It’s cloudy and been around 10 C all day so it has not unpleasant to be out and about. After a quick lunch we headed for the Heceta Head Lighthouse for a tour. Winter hours are ...
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