It’s always a mixed bag returning from a week of vacation. While it’s nice to get back in harness, it would also be nice to have another few days or even an extra week to enjoy leisure time.
We spent time on the Oregon coast mostly south of Newport, camping and hanging out.
While the coast is packed with natural beauty, the economic impact of the loss of lumbering as an industry is stark the further south you travel. Sometimes, we have the myopic view that Wallowa County was the only place impacted when mills were closed. Not true.
Coos Bay is a