Oregon

  • Memaloose State Park, Oregon

    by Amanda September 11, 2013

    Last Friday after work we left Glacier N.P. and made the long two day journey to Memaloose State Park on the Columbia River Gorge in Oregon. The first day we…

  • Humbug Mountain State Park

    by Amanda October 28, 2012

    This park wins the prize for coolest name. It also has the nicest bathrooms and showers we’ve seen at any state park, the tallest mountain in Oregon that rises directly…

  • Cape Blanco State Park

    by Amanda October 25, 2012

    The next stop on our tour of Oregon’s coastal state parks was Cape Blanco State Park. On the day we arrived the weather was cold and gloomy. Really, really cold.…

  • Bullards Beach State Park

    by Amanda October 23, 2012

    During our recent three night stay at Bullards Beach State Park Mother Nature graced us with two dull drizzly days, and one spectacular sunny day. We took advantage of the sunny day…

  • Hiking the dunes

    by Amanda October 21, 2012

    See that tiny dark speck in the middle of the photo? That’s Phineas enjoying a romp through the Oregon sand dunes. When we set off to explore the largest expanse…

  • Bastendorff Beach

    by Amanda October 16, 2012

    We’re back! After five nights of shopping, dining out, catching a movie in the theatre (gasp!) and just generally enjoying life in lovely Eugene, we’ve wandered back to the coast.…

  • Exploring Eugene

    by Amanda October 15, 2012

    Well it happened. After almost 4 months of blue skies, sunshine, brilliant sunsets and starry nights, the clouds rolled in the rain began to fall. And apparently when it starts…

  • Mall parking in Eugene

    by Amanda October 10, 2012

    Our free camping…I mean parking, spot We’re here in Eugene for a few days and decided to take advantage of the free overnight parking at the Valley River Center. There’s…

  • South Beach State Park

    by Amanda October 8, 2012

    Today marks our fifth and final night at South Beach State Park It’s rare that we stay in any one place for this long. In fact this 5 day stretch…

  • Beverly Beach State Park

    by Amanda October 4, 2012

    We chose Beverly Beach as our third coastal Oregon state park.  Beverly Beach is another terrific S.P. set in a heavily wooded area just a few minutes walk from the…

  • Sea Lions in Newport

    by Amanda October 2, 2012

    Today we took a drive over to Newport’s Historic Bay Front. The short street that runs along the bay is a charming mix of local art & gift shops, numerous…

  • Cape Lookout State Park

    by Amanda October 1, 2012

    Another Oregon state park, another fabulous beach, and another terrific weekend on the coast. After spending a few days in Portland we headed back to the coast for three days…

  • Two days in Portland

    by Amanda September 29, 2012

    Long ago when our dream of living and traveling in an RV was born we made a list of places we wanted to visit. Eventually that list became a google…

  • Fort Stevens State Park

    by Amanda September 26, 2012

    Our first stop in Oregon was at Fort Stevens State Park, which is located in the far northwest corner of the state where the Columbia River meets the Pacific. Fort…

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