Fab Ads
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#127223 - 06/29/15 02:35 AM Tillamook 3 Cape Scenic Drive
d2reid Offline
Platinum Member

Registered: 09/12/10
Posts: 843
Loc: Traveling the USA
When we checked in at Tillamook, OR our welcome package included a hand drawn map of the 3 Cape Scenic Drive, with notations on restaurants along the way. Unfortunately the bridge on the north end is out for repairs so we couldn't do the entire loop.

As it turned out that was ok, the temp variance made for some unusual conditions, namely fog.

3 Capes Scenic Loop Description.

So we did what we could, hiding our fingers in our coat sleeves when we were riding through some fog, chilly stuff.

The route was pretty well signed.

You can tell by this photo that there was a lot of diversity in the cloud/fog cover. We were in and out of it the whole trip.

We came across a sand dune day use area. It was pretty cool to see the cloud hug the top of the hill with the sand contrasting.

We have a friend working at the Pelican Pub and Brewery. But we missed him. He has a nice neighborhood in which to work.

Parking Lot

Break time scramble.

Coming back on the main highway we stopped off at the Munson Creek Falls.

And then we hit the Blue Heron Wine and Cheese place. Got some wine. The Pinot Gris was delightful.

We didn't buy this.

And then we had some fun with the pups.

Edited by d2reid (06/29/15 02:37 AM)

Dallas and Barbara's Great Adventure

#127226 - 06/29/15 12:13 PM Re: Tillamook 3 Cape Scenic Drive [Re: d2reid]
peejman Offline
Platinum Member

Registered: 06/03/13
Posts: 2981
Loc: East TN USA
Pretty scenery out there!
This shall pass, be still and know.
2006 XT225, UNI filter, ProTaper bars, MSR handguards, SS front brake line, Shinko 241's.

#127268 - 07/01/15 02:34 PM Re: Tillamook 3 Cape Scenic Drive [Re: d2reid]
Beaker Offline
Member L2

Registered: 06/26/15
Posts: 214
Loc: Colorado Front Range, US
Cool. If you've time you should ride along the Nehalem river on Foss Road. There are some campsites too if you want to spend more time. The Google car managed to drive through there several years ago so you can virtually tour it.

2007 Yamaha XT-225


Web & Site Search
Custom TO Customer
Specialty Resource
Fab Ads
Boardcaster Updates

Board Upgrade: Board upgrade to V7.5.8 has been completed on Tuesday Sept 2nd 2014. This should solve the missing posts problem. Enjoy the new software!

Who's Online
1 registered (onceona50), 30 Guests and 2 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Shout Box

Top Posters
Reggie 11629
alexd 5915
Muniac 5530
Moto Psycho 4684
Az4x4 4097
peejman 2981
kris 2365
Doc250 1643
Paul49 1623
JerryH 1508
Forum Stats
5194 Members
38 Forums
15622 Topics
140238 Posts

Max Online: 149 @ 11/09/12 11:04 PM
Newest Members
whit, greyapron, Radke, Temeku, allan55
5194 Registered Users
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31