Travel Blogs from Cannon Beach
... Zach really enjoyed it, too!
Afterwards, we drove around downtown Seaside searching for a parking spot, finally found one, and then went into the little Seaside Aquarium to check out the Sea Lions and other salt water species.
We also checked out the little "mall" in downtown Seaside - enjoying our day to ourselves!
... it is, what it is”. Tide is low and the puffins and starfish await us! Walking on sand is not my forte' and that 235-foot-high dome of a rock is a long ways off from the public parking. About half way to the rock, my camera gives me a little message :YOUR CARD IS FULL!! How could this be? It is a 14 GB card and it was empty when we started out 5 days ago! So in between taking pictures, I was ...
Today we had a little sleep in until 8am no gym this morning, we went later in the day. Our excursion today was to Cannon Beach which is south of Astoria Oregon where we are moored today. Astoria is a very busy port with many cargo vessels coming and going, Astoria export both large amounts of salmon worldwide and many ship containers full of timber to China.The docks are packed with Huge piles of huge logs ready to be loaded. Today is the first day of the labour day ...
... to take the Three Capes Drive, and made our way to visit three of the coasts most distinctive capes. We first stopped at Cape Kiwanda where we stopped for a bite to eat on the beach (drive right on! Then we headed further north to Cape Lookout where we took the steep drive but it was shrouded in fog. Finally, we made our way to Cape Meares where we looked at Oregon's shortest lighthouse and threw stones on a very violent ocean. Once we left Cape Meares, we started ...
2:40pm Great sleep. The sea air knocked us out and the furnace kept us cozy. We all awoke rested and ready to roll. It was a cloudy and cool day but pleasant nonetheless. The air alone was worth it: moist and salty like porpoise tears. Good for the lungs and head. We walked 30 minutes from the campground into the middle of town and settled on the Pig'n Pancake for breakfast. As with most places, it would seem, we had to wait outside for a seat. Still, ...
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