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(Oregon Coast) – To paraphrase an old Christmas ditty, “It's beginning to look a lot like Cyber Monday.” (Above: Manzanita, Oregon Coast Beach Connection) That most hallowed of shopping days also includes some surprises about the Oregon coast: try giving the gift of a night or two at the beach. Cruising around a whole bunch of apps or search engines for that is no fun, but there are definite shortcuts. Plus, there are other kinds of gifts you can find for those in your life who love the Oregon coast, including books, T's, hoodies and other fun 'n funky items.
(Hammond, Oregon) – Orcas seem to have returned to the north Oregon coast, even if only briefly. (Above: photo courtesy Josh McInnes / University of British Columbia. T137 photographed in a previous encounter) A pod of four were photographed on November 23 in the waters of the Columbia River...
(Ilwaco, Washington) – Like the holidays on the Oregon coast, the southern Washington coast is all aglow in holiday colors, lights and cheer, from Ilwaco up through Westport. (Photo above: still from video of the Ilwaco Crab Pot Christmas, courtesy Port of Ilwaco) Here, holiday events stay a little...
(Astoria, Oregon) – This week looks like an active one for snowy conditions around the Oregon Coast Range, Washington Coast passes and some high seas for a few areas. Astoria may even get some snow in its higher elevations. (Above: Highway 26, photo Oregon Coast Beach Connection) The National...