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... of the trip and it was believed that the man died of appendicitis. They covered over 8,000 miles from St. Louis to the Pacific Ocean and back. The maps that they made were incredibly accurate and used for years. Can you imagine leaving your family and going out into the wilderness for 2 years without a map or road or even a GPS to guide you? All in all, a very brave, successful expedition.
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Internet was non existent last night even though we had a signal. I could never get on hence the morning post.
At Fred Meyer we bought Umpqua ice cream because it is a local from the area and local brand. VERY creamy! It is so foggy with light rain that we do not stop at any of the whale watching view points. We stop at the whale watching center in Depoe Bay where we actually saw a whale in the distance. The rocks there ...
... peninsula today (and for the past century) exists mostly because of it's tourist industry, supplemented by a good fisheries (especially of clams and oysters). It is also an excellent place to grow cranberries and you'll find sunken cranberry bogs throughout the interior of the peninsula.
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Day 3 & 4 at sea, fairly uneventful. The weather was finally starting to warm up on Tuesday then on Wednesday we had fog all day so it went back to chilly. The seas had bigger rollers on Tuesday but we didn't really notice it too much, The Captain said the wind was behind us which helped make it less choppy for us. Wednesday because of the fog it seemed to make the ocean more relaxed so it wasn't too bad.
... on this - sorry no pics tonight-unless you want a pic of what I bought Jazmyn (really cute)! Then I'm going to curl up with a book and fall asleep reading it.
Tomorrow we pack up and head for Tillamook, Oregon, our first stop on the Oregon coast. Despite the ****** weather, we've had a great time here, seen lots of cool stuff and had a great visit with Peter.
Note: last night some woman drove her car on the beach and left it parked with the lights on while ...