Oh, the Places I Go

Washaway Beach

Excursion to check out the action on Washaway Beach in North Cove, WA. We would come here as kids and each time the ocean had stolen more houses. It’s crazy to think that the houses approaching the water back then are gone now.

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A warning sign that the ground beneath your very feet may soon be ocean. Washaway Beach is the fastest eroding coastline on the Pacific Coast, and among the fastest in the world. But it’s not as sexy and wealthy as most coastal towns, so nothing has been done to reverse the man-made causes of the erosion.

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From the Muddy Banks of the Wishkah

We stopped by Aberdeen on the way home from Westport to visit Kurt Cobain Memorial Park.

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The Wishkah River banks, only two blocks from Kurt’s childhood home. This tiny refuge from his troubled upbringing has been made into a tribute to the man Aberdeen long tried to distance itself from.

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