It is said that Julia Child loved the butter gold color of her namesake rose. This one was in full bloom in Oregon’s Shore Acres State Park rose garden.
Hydrangeas are but one of the many variety of flowers grown in the 5 acres of formal gardens in Shore Acres State Park.
Beach grass guards the dunes and the beach beyond on the Oregon Coast.
When the sun set on the Oregon Coast, the Umpqua Lighthouse put on a show.
Dreaming of summer days while watching and waiting for the temperature to rise above 38 degrees.
A three mile hiking trail from the Carl G. Washburne Memorial State Park campground led to this unique view of the Heceta Head Lighthouse.
The rusted remains of the Peter Iredale, a four-masted steel sailing ship that ran aground in 1906, are still visible on the shore of Fort Stevens State Park in Oregon.