Castaway By the Sea
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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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 ...
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, ...
... it. It's crazy to say that it was still cloudy and foggy, possibly even more so than two days ago, but it still was. We pulled in to Gold Beach just after 7. The first motel we tried was all booked. We went across the street and got the last room at our second worst but very reasonably priced motel. Owner was extremely friendly but the room left a few things to be desired. Andy took care of the dog while I picked up dinner, take ...