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July 7th 2010
Published: July 8th 2010
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Wed July 7th
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High temp: 59 degrees
Low temp: 55 degrees

Campground Elevation: 80 above sea level
Highest Elevation: N/A above sea level
Lowest Elevation: N/A above sea level

Traveled 30 miles

Departed 11:00PDT Weatherpoor, cold, sea fog over everything

Highlights

Headed to Newport, OR

Went to the Depoe Bay Whale Observetory

Spotted Harbor Seals and Whale that turned out to be a rock...Boo

Stopped to wade in the Pacific, wow was heart stopping cold

Toured the Yaquina Light House but the coast was in dense sea fog

Saw two immature Bald Eagles

First disappointing weather of the trip but waves crashing and the craggy cliffs made up for it

Off to Cannon Beach tomorrow about 100 miles North






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8th July 2010

FOG
Yeah- Fog- that's exactly what we had at Cannon beach exactly a year ago! And just like then, it's 98 degrees in Portland! The Fog was so thick you could not see more than 6 feet in front of you! Try looking at Haystack rock in that! Are you going into Portland? My brother lives on the cliff above the road into the city from the beach. They have a perfect view of the city and Mt.Hood. You should stop by to see them. Steve , Trink and Erin Easterday. 1750 SW Vista 97201. Enjoy Cannon Beach!
8th July 2010

Beautiful
Hey there, Everyone needs a little rain and fog. Just gorgeous pictures. We don't need jackets here, as we climb back into the 90's, so you see that cloud and fog look nice an cool and make us jealous.
8th July 2010

Nice Lighthouse but you are still getting those people in your pictures. Are they following you?
8th July 2010

Thanks for all the updates and photos. Sorry to hear about your "POOR" weather. Actually, those temps sound pretty good since we are sweltering here in FL.
9th July 2010

Water looks too cold
Hi Justin, I can't believe you waded in the Pacific Ocean. Your feet must have been freezing. Too cold for me. Love and miss you, Mom
9th July 2010

Love the lighthouse and eagles!

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