Padilla Bay is one of 15 national marine estuaries and provides 11,000 acres of research. The park offers campsites, cabins and beach access.
This hilltop cemetery in NW PDX seemed especially eerie after a blizzard. But what a photo op! Love the iced trees against the silver-grey sky.
Entering this narrow fjord was definitely a Jurassic Park moment. The mountain mist and waterfalls combined with the pristine turquoise water made for a magical glimpse back in time.