Vacations To Go

 

New Years on the Sea

 

Day 1 Friday December 27th  
2:30 p.m. Depart: Spokane  
4:45 p.m. Arrive: Kennewick  
  Do: Dinner  
5:15 p.m. Depart: Kennewick  
9:15 p.m. Arrive: Portland  
  Lodge: La Quinta Inn and Suites
11207 NE Holman
Portland, OR
(503) 382-3820
$102.74- 2 Queens, $97.55- 1 Queen
 

 

 

Day 2 Saturday December 28th  
Everyone:      
9:00 a.m.   Pick-up Almanza's  
  Do: Voodoo Donuts
1112 NW 19th Ave
Portland, OR 97209
 
Guys:      
    Pro Photo  
Ladies:      
10:45 a.m. Depart: Portland  
    (Go right/west on Davis. Turn left on 12th. Go right on Sandy Blvd. It will go left on 7th. Go right on Morrison. Enter I-5 right/north. Take exit 302B south on I-405. Take exit 1D right onto Hwy 26. Go left on Hwy 6. Turn right on Wilson River Road.)  
12:15 p.m. Arrive: Tillamook 75
  Do: Lunch-Tillamook Cheese Factory  
    Tillamook Quilt Trail #1-Card Trick Letterbox  
    (Turn left on the south end of the parking lot on Latimer. Not too far past the turn to Wilson River Road. At Alder Crest Rd.)  
  Do: Tillamook Quilt Trail #2- Oregon Trail Letterbox  
    (Go back to the Wilson River Loop and turn left. On the right side.)  
  Do: Tillamook Quilt Trail #3-Lone Star Letterbox  
    (Continue on Wilson River Loop. Go right on Hwy 6. Turn left at the fairgrounds.)  
  Do: Tillamook Quilt Trail #4-Western Star Letterbox  
    Tillamook Quilt Trail #31B-Waterwheel Letterbox  
    (Turn right on 3rd. At McCormick Loop.)  
  Do: Tillamook Quilt Trail #5-Far West Letterbox  
    (Continue south on McCormick Loop. When the road goes right stop.)  
  Do: Tillamook Quilt Trail #6-Oregon Letterbox  
    Tillamook Quilt Trail #7- Lewis and Clark Letterbox  
    (Continue on McCormick Loop. At Hwy 101 go left. Turn left on Long Prairie Rd to the Air Museum.)  
  Do: Tillamook Quilt Trail # 9- Windward Square Letterbox  
    Tillamook Quilt Trail # 10-Westward Ho Letterbox  
    (Go back to Hwy 101 and turn left. Look for the Scenic Byway sign on the left side of the road.)  
  Do: Tillamook Quilt Trail #8- Salem Letterbox  
    (Go left/south on Hwy 101. When you enter Lincoln City, just past SW 5th, go right on Fleet. Jog right at 9th and left on 11th. It will become Coast. Past 14th on the right side.)  
5:00 p.m. Arrive: Lincoln City 44
  Lodge: Enchantment by the Sea $2,261.57
1821 SW Coast
Lincoln City, OR
Check-in 5 p.m. Still owe $1,668.42
 
    (Continue right on Coast. At 32nd turn right. Go left on Anchor. On the right side.)  
Barb & Tim: Lodge: Sandcastle Beachfront Motel
3417 SW Anchor
(541) 996-3613
Check-in 3 p.m.
 

 

Day 3 Sunday December 29th  
  Do: Float Faeries: December 29-Jan 1, 2020: New Years: 50 floats  
    (Go back to Hwy 101. Turn right. Shortly turn into the Driftwood Public Library.)  
    Icy Blow Letterbox (1-5 p.m.)  
    (Continue right on Hwy 101.)  
    Dory Cove Letterbox  
    (Continue right on Hwy 101.)  
    Christmas Cottage (10-5:30)  
    (Continue right on Hwy 101.)  
    Inn at Spanish Head Letterbox  
    (Continue right on Hwy 101 past the bridge. Park at the Siletz Bay Oregon History marker.)  
    Tsunai Warning Letterbox  
    (Continue right on hwy 101. After crossing the Siletz River on the left.)  
    Fly Away Letterbox  
    (Go back left on Hwy 101. Just past NW 14th on the left.)  
    Best Thai Restaurant (12-8)  
    (Go right on Hwy 101. Just past SW 5th turn right on Fleet. Go right on 9th and left on 11th. It will become Coast. Past 14th on the right.)  
  Lodge: Enchantment by the Sea $2,261.57
1821 SW Coast
Lincoln City, OR
Check-in 5 p.m. Still owe $1,668.42
 
    (Continue right on Coast. At 32nd turn right. Go right on 24th and left on Anchor. On the right side.)  
Barb & Tim: Lodge: Sandcastle Beachfront Motel
3417 SW Anchor
(541) 996-3613
Check-in 3 p.m.
 

 

Day 4 Monday December 30th  
10:00 a.m. Depart: Lincoln City  
    (Go right on Hwy 101.)  
10:20 a.m. Arrive: Depoe Bay Shops 12
    (Continue right on Hwy 101. Go past City Hall. Turn left on Hurbert St. Turn right on 9th. Go past Alder on the left.)  
  Do: Illinois Bicentennial: Lincoln County Letterbox  
    (Go back right on Alder. Turn right on Canyon Way. Go left on Fall and right on Bay.)  
  Arrive: Newport Bay Shops  
    (Go left on Hwy 101. Cross the bridge. Turn right on Abalone. Just before passing under the bridge turn left on SW 26th St. toward the South Jetty.)  
  Do: Yaquina Bay Bridge Letterbox  
    (Go back on S. Jetty. Go under the highway and turn right on Pacific Way. Enter Hwy 101. Cross the bridge and take the first right. Go back under the highway to the state park.)  
  Do: Nemo's Buddy Letterbox  
    Muriel Trevenard's Ghost Letterbox  
    Replace Back in Time -#10 Yaquina Bay Lighthouse Letterbox  
    (Go back left under the bridge and left on Naterlin Dr. Enter Hwy 101 going right. Go left on SE 32nd. Turn right on Coast. On the left.)  
  Lodge: Enchantment by the Sea $2,261.57
1821 SW Coast
Lincoln City, OR
Check-in 5 p.m. Still owe $1,668.42
 
    (Turn left at the Christmas Cottage.)  
Barb & Tim: Lodge: Sandcastle Beachfront Motel
3417 SW Anchor
(541) 996-3613
Check-in 3 p.m.
 

 

Day 5 Tuesday December 31st "New Year's Eve"  
    Lunch: Corner Cafe
6042 US 101
 
  Do: Lincoln City Outlet Mall  
    Goodwill  
    (Go right on Hwy 101.)  
    Shops  
  Lodge: Enchantment by the Sea $2,261.57
1821 SW Coast
Lincoln City, OR
Check-in 5 p.m. Still owe $1,668.42
 
    (Turn left at the Christmas Cottage.)  
Barb & Tim: Lodge: Sandcastle Beachfront Motel
3417 SW Anchor
(541) 996-3613
Check-in 3 p.m.
 

 

Day 6 Wednesday January 1st  
  Do: Rest  
       

 

Day 7 Thursday January 2nd  
    (Go north on Hwy 101. Turn right on Hwy 18. Just past Salmon River RV on the right.)  
  Do: Tackle Box Letterbox 5
    (Turn around and go back on Hwy 18. Turn right on Old Scenic Hwy 101 to Otis.)  
    Hattie's Eighth Outing (mislabeled as #7) Letterbox  
    (Go back right on Hwy 18. Turn right on Hwy 101.)  
       
       

 

Day 8 Friday January 3rd  
       
       

 

Day 9 Saturday January 4th  
10:00 a.m. Depart: Lincoln City  
    (Go back to Hwy 101 and turn left. Go right on Hwy 18. At Newberg go right on Hwy 219. Go left to I-5. Take exit 299B onto I-405 north. Take exit 2B right on 14th. Go left on Lovejoy.)  
  Arrive: Portland  
  Do: Lunch-Swagat Indian Cuisine (11:30-2:30)
2074 NW Lovejoy
 
    (Go back right on Lovejoy. Cross the Broadway Bridge. It will go right one block on Weidler. Turn right on Wheeler. Take exit 300B left onto I-84. Take exit 6 onto I-205. Take the 1st exit. Go left on Glisan. Turn right on 102nd and left on Burnside.)  
  Do: Drop off Almanzas  
  Depart: Portland  
    (Go right on Burnside. Turn left on 122nd. Enter I-84 east. Take exit 179 onto I-82. Take exit 113 onto Hwy 395.)  
  Arrive: Kennewick  
  Do: Dinner  
  Depart: Kennewick  
  Arrive: Spokane