Summer vacation on the Oregon coast

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To kick off summer vacation, we spent a week on the Oregon coast, basing out of Arch Cape and exploring a new beach town each day:  Manzanita, Cannon Beach, Seaside, Gearhart, and Astoria.

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The beach in front of our house at Arch Cape

 

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Hiking at Ecola State Park in Cannon Beach

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We found innumerable unbroken sand dollars on an isolated beach near
our house that was accessible only at low tide

 

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Indian Beach as seen from a hiking trail in Ecola State Park

 

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A foggy day in Astoria where the Columbia River meets the Pacific Ocean –
one of the most dangerous crossing bars in the world

 

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