Travel Blogs from Ocean Shores
Well, stop one is complete! We arrived at pacific beach state park around 2pm yesterday, got some more layers of clothes on and went for a walk along the beach (see pictures). Around 3:30 we decided we had better set up camp before it got dark. Employing some good old teamwork, we set up the tent, pumped up the air mattress (I actually can't take credit ...
... in disbelief that I'd got this far with it tilted back) and sorts the height of ben's out. We pick up a few good tips on trying to reduce weight but his sage council is wasted on us as we have so many extra things we want for backpacking or gadgets we aren't willing to part with that a few pounds here or there won't seem to touch the sides. We feel so good from having a bit more leisure time that we decide to push for a longer day ...
... times we say it out of joy as we whizz down the other side with a cool breeze whipping all the hard earned sweat off our tired bodies. We've also been saying it in surprise when we find ourselves the only people on a long coastal road with the sun dancing on the water. This is physically the hardest thing I've ever tried to do and it is super mental as we have the extra weight of our pack backs and things we need after we get to California. We ...
... GPS and we got worried when we started driving through an old industrial area that bordered the sea. Finally, we “arrived” at our destination, but no ships came into view. What we did see was a large blue building with a sign designating it as the historical seaport, but it was closed up and surrounded by chain link fence with barbed wire on top. The weeds were probably 3 feet high between the fence and building. Maybe they ...
... 8217;t look like they’d been replanted. I thought that was required.
We reached Westport on the peninsula. It’s a small, busy fishing port. The campground is pretty large, all grassed and lots of dogs. We’re used to seeing small dogs with older campers, but there are some massive ones(dogs, not people) in this campground. Tomorrow we’ll get out and do some ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking