Showing posts from April, 2016

Washington Coast

I-5, US- 101, WA-8, US 12, WA-100

The car was packed the night before. This morning, I just had a couple of things to do before we hit the road at 11am, bound for the coast.

The first access we found to the Pacific Ocean was Grayland State Park. A very flat and long beach.

We ran around a little bit but didn't go all the way to the water since it was so far away.  And we wanted to make it Cape Disappointment before it got late.

We got to Cape Disappointment State Park and I used my National Park Pass to park because it was also Lewis & Clark National Park. I fed River and we played on the sand near the water for a while.

Then we took a bridge over the Columbia River into Oregon
 To the small town of Seaside, where we found our first of many Motel 6s.  I set River up on a low TV table where he can feel like the king for a while. He's still a little bit nervous about the whole thing, but he'll settle into the rhythm in a few days.

Seaside has a population of about 6500.…