Youngs River Falls

This little-known waterfall offers a picturesque view and some fine summer swimming. Story by Ryan Hume Deep inside the squiggle of back roads that thread through the dense forest of unincorporated Lewis and Clark territory just a few miles south of Astoria, there’s a dramatic and serene little secret pouring eternally off the hillside. Down […]

Take to the trees

Take a tour of the best our evergreen coastline has to offer. Story by Lynette Rae McAdams There’s a feeling that comes of hanging out with old trees — something innate in each of us that awakens in the presence of such enormous, peaceful beauty. That they have stood for so long and witnessed so much is awe […]

Cape Disappointment: Washington’s vacation destination

Cape Disappointment is one of Washington state’s most famous and popular parks. Some of its favorite features include: a premier campground, beautiful beaches, new public artworks, two lighthouses, an interpretive center and miles of hiking trails. Camping: Cape Disappointment State Park has 152 standard campsites, 83 utility sites, five primitive campsites, one dump station, eight […]