Oregon Road Trip – Day 5 – Portland, OR to Pacific City, OR

Sarah & I woke up early, had a quick breakfast, said our goodbyes, and were on the road at 8:30, heading west toward Tillamook. The drive was only about 90 minutes, and was very pretty as well as traffic-free once we cleared the Portland metro area.

Tillamook Cheese Factory
A tourist-trap for cheese addicts like myself

(warning, this is a lonnnnng post with many pictures!)

To Oregon!

Sarah & I are heading off tomorrow morning on a 9-day road trip to/from Portland, Oregon, taking 2 days up with a stopover in Ashland, 3 days in Portland, and 5 days driving back down the Oregon coast. In Portland, we’re visiting my mother, who is recuperating from a knee replacement surgery, and otherwise we’re…

To Mendocino!

I’m about to head out the door for a 4-day weekend in Mendocino – hopefully we’ll see lots of wildlife and I’ll return with much to blog about. It’s been a slow blogging week for me since my mother & her hubby were visiting from out of town for 3 days, but I’m sure to…