Castaway By the Sea
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After almost six weeks in California we finally made it up to Oregon. The drive north was, again, beautiful -- the mountains aren't as high in Oregon, but still tree covered. We, unfortunately, left the magnificent redwoods behind in California, and now have maple, cottonwood, oak, cedar, fir, spruce, hemlock, and pine trees. The landscapes are lush, the craggy coast is awesome, and the rivers and streams are beautiful. There are more ...
I raced to the post office as it opened at 9 just to find out the postmaster quoted me was incorrect, general delivery wouldn't arrive until 11. So I sat, twiddling my thumbs, checking the online tracking page every 20 minutes. The second the truck from Coos Bay arrived, I casually walked over the booth and asked if anything had come in yet. He told me to wait another half hour for him to sort ...
... and very close to shore, a grey whale and her calf came up for air. They were rolling around, probably eating. Here we were again, in Oregon heaven. This called for Mo's. We stopped at the Florence Mo's for clams, fish, and shrimp. This means we visited every Mo's that exists. This is my favorite one. It sits on the tidal part of a river near fishing boat docks. We've seen people crabbing here and seals jump in and out of the water. After our meal ...
My first plan was to blog regularly... instead, my one daughter was worried about where her parents were because of lack of communication until day 3 of our adventure.
Day 1 - We left Victoria on the 10:30 Coho Wednesday en route to San Diego via the coast route... starting with Ocean Shores... We have been to Ocean Shores a number of times and lately we aim to go every year but it has been more than a year now... ...
Drove part of the Gold Coast, south of Coos Bay, to Port Orford and the Cape Blanco State Park. Toured the Cape Blanco Lighthouse, located at Oregon's westernmost point. It has been in continuous operation since 1870. Also toured the victorian Hughes House, ...