Necanicum Estuary Natural History Park – Seaside Oregon

Mary is no longer available for RV traveling, but we remain good friends.
Because we have 4,000+ postings, I’ve invited her to continue posting entries on this blog.
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The motorhome is parked at Thousand Trails RV Resort in Seaside, Oregon. I’ve been here several times before. I plan to depart from here June 15th. I’ll slow my pace and spend the rest of the Summer in the State of Washington.


A few days ago I visited this place.


Here’s what the City of Seaside says about this park…


Over the last few decades, day trippers and overnight visitors have frequented Seaside’s boardwalk, drawn to an easy-going and scenic coastal lifestyle.  Increasingly, visitors to Seaside will also be drawn to the natural environment of the rivers, forests and estuaries, in addition to the waves and the sand.  They will learn of the powerful coast-shaping forces of the tsunami, the difficult path of the Coho salmon and the cycle of nutrients formed by the tides.

The Necanicum Estuary Natural History Park will be a gateway to the coastal environment of Seaside.  The park is an opportunity for the City of Seaside to shape their identity as a destination rooted in the natural coastal environment.  Located throughout the urban fabric of Seaside with sites along Highway 101, the park will welcome people to the city and the estuary.  It will be a hub at the center of a vast network of open space, trails and habitat that stretches to the Columbia River and to the headwaters of the Necanicum River.  Ultimately, the City of Seaside will be seen as a city within a park that includes a necklace of restored rivers, coast, and forest.

Located across from Seaside High School on North Holladay, this park has a boardwalk and viewing deck, estuary and beach access, and excellent wildlife viewing opportunities.


As always you may left click upon an image to see an enlarged view and then click once again to see an even larger view…

































I hope you enjoyed the photos!

 Yesterday was mostly cloudy with showers and 63 degrees. Forecast for today is mostly cloudy and 60 degrees.

Enjoying nice weather is another joy in the life of a full-time RVer!

The red dot on the below map shows my approximate location in the State of Oregon. You may double left-click the map to make it larger…


Enjoying 65-75 degree temperatures with low humidity most of the year is a primary joy in the RVing lifestyle!

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving”…Albert Einstein


My current travel rig is a 2006 Fleetwood 26′ Class A Motorhome and a towed 1986 Ford Bronco II, Eddie Bauer Model. This photo was taken in the desert at Slab City near Niland, California…


On October 27, 2012, I created a two-minute video titled America The Beautiful. The music America The Beautiful is by Christopher W. French. The photos, which I randomly selected, are from the states of Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Montana, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Tennessee, Washington and West Virginia (not shown in that order)…are mine. Yup, That’s me standing in front of the Post Office in Luckenbach, Texas…Y’all!

Click this link to start the video. Make sure you have your speakers turned on and go to full screen asap.

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