Monthly Archives: July 2015

Aberdeen – Washington

Tuesday, July 21 We got up early this morning and headed to Aberdeen to get the tire fixed. It only took about 2 ½ hours to get there and the way over was pretty interesting because again, we followed 101 … Continue reading

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Astoria

Sunday, July 19 Again, we slept in and got a late start but we stopped by Long Beach to check out some of the sand art from the Sandsations Festival. We then headed over to Astoria for the Sunday Market. … Continue reading

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Washington: Long Beach Peninsula and Astoria

Saturday, July 18 We slept in a bit so didn’t head out until about 11:00 AM. We drove through the the little town of Long Beach and noted a few places we would like to check out later but had … Continue reading

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Arriving in Long Beach, Washington

Friday, July 17:  The drive from Bend to Long Beach took almost 6 hours because of traffic, it was mostly interstate so was not very interesting. The nicest part of the drive was on Hwy 22 in Oregon. Near arrival, … Continue reading

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Sundance Meadows – Bend OR

July 14 We arrived at our campsite in Sundance Meadows. An interesting RV park, they accept Coast to Coast members but don’t seem too happy about it. (Coast to Coast is a deep discount membership). We arrived after they closed … Continue reading

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Oregon – Nehalem Bay State Park and Bend

Sunday- Monday, July 12-14 It took a little longer than expected to get to Nehalem Bay State Park, however Hwy 101 is not a road to rush on and the scenery is beautiful all the way. We arrived again just … Continue reading

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Bullard Beach State Park

Oregon – Bullard Beach State Park July 11, Saturday As previously mentioned, if we don’t document daily, we forget quickly where we saw what. These pictures are from Bullard Beach State Park which is close to Bandon. I wanted to … Continue reading

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Oregon – Bandon

Saturday, July 11th We than went down to a lighthouse on Bandon Beach where we walked out on a jetty and watched the waves. Just as I turned to walk back, a nice big one caught me on the back … Continue reading

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Bend OR to La Pine OR

July 8 – 9 It has been quite awhile since we updated the blog. It is amazing how little access we have to Wi-Fi. We assumed that there was free Wi-Fi everywhere and we would have no problems. What we … Continue reading

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Brookings to Bend OR

Brookings, Oregon It is time to leave Brookings (OR) and to head over to Bend (OR) to meet up with Ralph and Joan. It is hard to leave family, such beautiful surroundings and the wonderful cool weather. Our last evening … Continue reading

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July 3, 2015

Friday, July 3: We are finally in Oregon. We drove up Highway 101, which was a beautiful drive, and we are here in Brookings, Or., staying with Steve’s brother Don and his wife Lisa. I’m ready to move to Brookings. First … Continue reading

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June 30, 2015

Tuesday: We started out driving through the Avenue of the Giants (Redwood Forest) and did the touristy thing of driving through the big redwood. We drove thru one of the large Redwoods; it was disappointing in that the tree is … Continue reading

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June 29, 2015

Monday June 29:  Well, it has been another week+ since we last posted so I will have to bring you up today. We arrived in Auburn, CA, where we planned to spend a week visiting with Steve’s family. We stayed … Continue reading

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