Then we continued on, North on highway 101, back into Oregon and the beach town of Brookings where we had an excellent lunch at Vista Pub and took in the Pacific ocean for the first time since leaving San Diego last January.
|Morning sunlight seeps into the Simpson-Reed grove.|
|Fallen giant sprouting new life.|
|Delicious lunch at Vista Pub:|
incredible bacon-wrapped albacore skewer, albacore sandwich w/crispy onion rings.
|Along the shore at Harris Beach State Park.|
|Reconnecting with the immensity of the ocean.|
|Maidenhair ferns along the Myrtle Creek Botanical Trail.|
|Seen at the incredible "It's a Burl" gallery in Kerbyville, OR.|