Our Place at the Beach
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- Continental Breakfast
- Hot tub
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Meal plan
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... my wrist again and further damage it. So I took my time and finally caught up with them on the dune just before the beach. the beach was hazy with overcast but there were lots of discoveries to be made: shells, bubbles, feathers, jellyfish - tons of them but I couldn't get a decent photo despite probably taking at least 2 dozen of them. Then there was a log with barnacles that we just had to take a ...
... black with moss growing on some. The signs say this is action of the ocean. We travel up and down mountain roads, in and out of oceans views, through forests and towns. We kind of thought this would be mostly ocean views but not so. The temperature is really pleasant. The fog is heavy but thins through the day. We pass the 45th Parallel sign that is about a foot wide sign with no warning, so no photo. That is the point half ...
... of pilots for the ocean going ships. The first type boards the ships in open sea. They are the Columbia River Bar Pilots. There is a bar across the mouth of the river that is very treacherous to cross. The bar pilots have the highest certification in the nation to guide ships across the bar and into the mouth of the river. They sometime board the ships in 20 foot waves. They have the authority to close the mouth of the river for entry ...
... at the large diversity of activities available in the region. In this weekend visit we could only begin to scratch the surface and realize the peninsula would make a great week long vacation destination. Here's some of what's available to you:
1) The Beach. Long Beach Peninsula boasts the longest drivable beach in the world, with ...
... for a walk. The tide came in and someone called the coast guard to tell them there was a car with its lights on in the surf and maybe they should check it out. So I guess they showed up but left quickly once they discovered it was unoccupied. As long as no lives were in danger, they had better things to do...Who leaves their car on a beach, with the lights on, and goes for a walk on the same beach and doesn't notice that the tide is coming in - not only on her but on her car ...