Looking toward Manzanita from a Highway 101 pullout on Neahkahnie Mountain. Doesn't get much better.


Looking toward Manzanita from a Highway 101
pullout on Neahkahnie Mountain. Doesn’t
get much better.

If you’re pondering a camping destination for the summer, consider this fact, which I came to recognize somewhere between the long, curving bridge above the trees in Oswald West State Park and the turnoff for Nehalem Bay: The Oregon coast has a boatload of state parks.