Travel Blogs from Seaside
We left Astoria and headed south in HWY 101 South. We stopped in Cannon Beach - an quaint little seaside town. It has amazing beaches much like Tofino on Vancouver Island. The weather has been getting even better as we head south. Full steam ahead! Well sort of - we are stopping to take pictures and see all we can. Garibaldi is another beautiful seaside town worth a visit. Next ...
... broke camp by 7:00. We are touring around Astoria and have been most fortunate. We saw the Goonies House and the John Astor School where Kindergarden Cop was filimed. The sun is out the weather is spectacular and we have seen Elephant Seals!!! Too cool!! Plenty of pictures to ...
... for being impatient (ironically after scolding Henry for the same) we made a quick break for the local American Legion. They hold fundraising breakfasts from 9:00 to 11:30. They served a good, honest breakfast of the thinnest and moistest pancakes, bacon/sausages and scrambled eggs. And glorious coffee that evaporated my frayed nerves in an instant. From there we went back to Seaside for some shopping at the Seaside Factory Outlet Centre, a strip mall. We loaded ...
... and could cause large vehicles loads to shift ... so we slowed down a bit:) We expected to see old seaside towns along the way but instead were greeted by a Home Depot and Costco!Lance visited the Columbia Maritime Museum while I toodled around with Roxie looking for a few good snaps.In reading about the Columbia Light Ship I learned that it was used as a floating lighthouse until ...
... beer), and so we thought we might as well explore for a while before heading back to the lake to catch the midday sun. We hunted for some waterfalls that were in the area somewhere, but the road to one was closed and we had no luck with the other. Instead of whiling away time in the car when we could be by the lake, we decided that waterfalls could wait, whilst picnics and cold beers could not.
Aside from writing day-by-day, I try not to make ...
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