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Matthew Cleanup

I called a local tree man Thursday evening right after we were allowed back on the island….so we were first on his list ….Friday afternoon he and his crew with a Bobcat and chainsaws cleared...

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Hurricane Matthew

We just got back to our house yesterday, after a week, and were able to breathe a sigh of relief….no house damage and no water in the house. Our next door neighbor has a...

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Columbia River Gorge…..a little more

Our last day at Cascade Locks we went back to the main attraction on the old highway…it was Monday so we thought it wouldn’t be crowded…think again….there were several hundred people around the visitor center...

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Columbia River Gorge

We drove to Cascade Locks, Oregon last Friday. It’s on the Columbia about 50 miles east of Portland….Saturday was a beautiful day so we headed to the famous Vista House at Crown Point. The building is 100 this...

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Cape Perpetua

The best beach of all…a little south of the town of Yachats….around  Cape Perpetua…the color of the water was brilliant ..the waves were crashing in this cove ….temperature about 62 degrees…         The...

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Tillamook

The Air Museum is amazing. This building is the largest wooden building in the world. This was one of  10 locations around the perimeter of the US, build in 1942 to house blimps. The blimps purpose was...

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Astoria

We really enjoyed Astoria but have not been able to post anything because no wi-fi at Ft. Stevens State Park Campground. The first day in the area we started by driving to the Astoria Column....