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... protected cove was impossibly scenic and adorable (sorry no pic). I, as is usual about any lovely place we pass through, wanted to move there right away and Jon as usual laughed. We did pass the Oregon Dunes area before reaching Yachats - it stretches on for many miles along the coast. We saw some huge dunes from Hwy 101 and wish we had stopped to see more and maybe hike to beach ...
generations ago. The fiery globe faded into the sea as we watched from an old
stone lookout hundreds of feet above the crashing ocean waves at the sunset.
The following day we took a trip down to the beach to see
the tide pools we heard so much about.
The Oregon coast consists of igneous rock called basalt created from cooled
lava millions of years ago. The ocean ...
... windy so everyone out flying kites which seems a big thing out here. We saw both horses and dogs on the beach. Which probably wouldn't be allowed on UK beaches in the summer.
Then on to a place called Yachats which is where we were to stay the night - Oregon House. We had booked a 'townhouse' here which essentially was half a small ...
Had a great night sleep in my little van, which I just love and so glad that Stacy Willoughby made the comment on the night of Karen's 50th birthday party about her neighbor having a motor home for sale. So much better than camping would of been, with our nice weather we're having.
Today was a 49 mile day and it started with down pour rain, then hail as I waited it out in the Van. I haven't been leaving all that early since ...
Found a really neat National Forest campsite near Florence, Oregon in the Siuslaw NF. Its right next to Sea Lions Cave and just a couple miles from the start of the Oregon Dunes. GREAT beaches and a couple with Sea Lions on the rocks! Will get better pics later today and tomorrow. Probably going to stay atleast one more day here then see what the Gold Beach area is like ...
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