Tag Archives: Oregon Coast

Our Nook in Tillamook

After our disastrous though thankfully quick stay in Long Beach, Washington, last August, we found a spot down the road in Ilwaco. Our GPS showed it as a KOA, but KOA had apparently given up the place, and it was … Continue reading

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What’s Grand About LaGrande?

The most memorable RV adventures are usually the ones that are unplanned — and the best ones are memorable for all the right reasons. Last September, the backroads eastward from Condon, Oregon, undulated beneath our wheels, and local livestock, their … Continue reading

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Any Cons in Condon? Don’t Know… But….

We do know Condon, Oregon is a great little town in the middle of vast ranchlands. Bob was stationed here with the Air Force during the Vietnam era, and I was curious to see the spot I’d heard about, so … Continue reading

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We’ve Got the Ocean on our Side!

It’s hard not to, in Oceanside, Oregon. This tiny burg along the Oregon coast is a stunning spot to relax for a few days, which is exactly what we needed in September (more on why in a future post). We … Continue reading

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Closing the Loop

In real time, we’re well into the summer of 2011… but in the Adventures Blog time, we’re heading into fall of 2010. We’d had a great spring and summer trip through the national parks from the Grand Canyon northward to … Continue reading

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Honey of a Campground

In late September and early October of 2010, we travelled the Oregon Coast, staying for a time at Honey Bear Campground outside of Gold Beach. We’d heard about this spot from fellow SKPers Jack and Doris Yates who’ve stayed here … Continue reading

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Going Coastal

Fog followed us out of Washington across the mouth of the Columbia River into Astoria, making this view of the bridge eerie at best. Our first views of the Oregon coast were smothered in gray, but that doesn’t mean they … Continue reading

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