Friday, August 10, 2018

Saturday Snapshot - August 11

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Well, folks...we're still on July 7th!  I told you it would take a while to get through just that day!

After we visited Whispering Winds, we decided to cut across to the Newport on the Oregon Coast.  We actually didn't stop in Newport, but headed a but north to the Devil's Punchbowl.  If you ever come to the Oregon Coast, this is a must see.  It's a large cauldron-like formation and, at high tide, the water swirls around inside like a cauldron.  Next to it, however, are probably the best tide pools on the Oregon Coast.

Unfortunately, we arrived at the wrong time to get to most of the pools, but the kids still had a great time seeing what they could.
Heading out to the pools

See the sea lions in the background?

Finding a sea star.  These used to be far more plentiful on the Oregon Coast.

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