Vacations To Go
Day 4 Sunday August 12th  
8:00 a.m. Depart: Long Beach  
8:30 a.m. Arrive: Astoria 19
    (Exit off the bridge and turn right on Hwy 101. Continue right on Marine. Take the 2nd right at the roundabout continuing on Marine to Tapiola Park. Take the left into the middle of the park.)  
    Goonies Never Die Letterbox  
    (Go back to Marine Dr and turn left. Take the 1st right at the roundabout. Turn right on 15th St. On the left.)  
    Blue Scorcher Bakery and Cafe  
    (Across the street.)  
    Fort Astoria
In 1956 a replica Fort Astoria's blockhouse was constructed on the site of the early fort. Since 1956 three murals depicting the fort of 1813 have been painted on the side of a building at the site of the blockhouse. The first mural was done by Arvid Wuonola. The second mural was removed in late 1980s when the wall was repaired. The last mural, painted in 2003 local artists Roger McKay and Sally Lackaff, extends 100 feet around the 1956 recreation of the Fort's blockhouse. 
    (Continue right on 15th to Madison.)  
  Do: Remember Letterbox-Astoria Pioneer Cemetery  
    (Go back to Marine Dr and turn left. Continue to 12th. Find a place to park.)  
10:00 a.m.   Sunday Market (10-3) & Lunch
Dave Quinton & Brad Griswold Duet
Breven's Solid Gold Fudge
Crabby Addie's Fish and Chips
Crepe Neptune
Food Court
Goose Point Oysters
Himani Indian Cuisine
J&R Mexican Foods
Montealban Mexican Restaurant
Pacific Crab Company (Clam Chowder, Crab Melts)
Skamokawa Farmstead Cremery (caramels)
Smoked Salmon Chowder
Sue's Awesome Crabcakes
Svelyhia's Cuisine (Thai and Asian)
The Lunch Box (Hamburgers, hot dogs, pulled chicken)
    (From the market go west on Marine Dr 2 blocks. Turn left on 10th. On the left side.)  
    Posey Reed
234 10th
    (Go back to Marine Dr. and turn left. Go one block to 9th. On the right.)  
    Phog Bounders Antique Mall (10-5:30)
892 Marine Dr
    (Go right/north on 9th. Turn right on Commercial. On the left side.)  
    Commercial Street Antiques (10-5:30)
959 Commercial
    (Continue right/east on Commerical. Go past 11th on the left side.)  
    Old Things and Objects (10-6)
1144 Commercial
2:00 p.m. Depart: Astoria  
    (Go back west/left on Marine Dr. Take Hwy 101 across the bridge. Take the 2nd right on Harbor St. Go left/south on Hwy 104. Turn right on 9th. Turn right on Ridge Rd. Go left on Peter Iredale Rd/Burma.)  
2:15 p.m. Arrive: Ft. Stevens State Park $5/car 10
  Do: Peter Iredale
1:58 pm-high tide
    Sparrow Letterbox  
3:00 p.m. Depart: Ft. Stevens  
    (Go back out on the Peter Iredale Rd. It will go right at Burma/Peter Iredale. Turn right on Ridge Rd. It will go left and enter Hwy 104 going right/south. Enter Hwy 101. After Sons of Norway Rd take the first right to North Gateway Park-before crossing the river.)  
    Snug As a Bug Letterbox 14
3:30 p.m. Arrive: Seaside  
  Do: Shops  
    (Go back to Hwy 101 and turn left on Broadway to Broadway Park.)  
    Broadway Stars Letterbox  
    (Go back on Broadway crossing Hwy 101. Just on the right.)  
    Seaside Antique Mall (10-5)  
    (Continue right on Broadway. Make an immediate left on Holladay. At E Street.)  
    Cottage and Castle Antiques (11-5)
501 S Holladay
5:00 p.m. Depart: Seaside  
    (Continue right on E St.. Turn right on Hwy 101. In Manzanita just past the Shell Station turn right on Necarney City Rd. The road will go right on Cemetery Rd. On the right side.)  
  Do: His Eye is On the Sparrow Letterbox
Nehalem American Legion Cemetery
10755 Necarney City Rd.
    (Go back on Necarney Cemetery Road. Turn right on Hwy 101.)  
6:00 p.m. Arrive: Tillamook 24
  Do: Dinner: Tillamook Cheese Factory (8-8)
4165 US 101
7:30 p.m. Depart: Tillamook  
    (Go out the south end of the parking lot. Turn left on Latimer Rd. Turn right on Wilson River Loop. Go left on Hwy 6/Wilson River Hwy. Go right on Hwy 26. Enter I-405 south. Take exit 300 onto I-84. Take exit 6 right onto Glisan. Stay in the 2nd lane to the right. Turn left on Glisan. Turn right on 99th. Go right one block on Pine. Go left on 97th. On the left before Stark.)  
9:30 p.m. Arrive: Portland 81
  Lodge: Ramada by Wyndham Portland $219.53
9707 SE Stark
Portland, OR 97216
(Confirmation Number: 1183984395-8571, 2 dbl beds, breakfast, hot tub)