Tag Archive: Oregon coast

Why I Love Camping at Spruce Run

Last weekend I finally went on my first (and quite possibly last) camping trip of the summer. I had hoped to get out more this summer but between weddings and weekend outings, my summer has flown by like usual. For the second summer in a row I joined the Brist siblings for their annual camping trip to Spruce Run campground off the Sunset highway. As much as I’d like to keep this place a secret, I promised to share good things with you so here’s a few reasons why I love camping at Spruce Run:

Crab Cakes with Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

I’ve never been a big fan of crab cakes until I visited the Oregon Coast. The first time I went to the beach, Keenan and I stopped in Oceanside, OR at a quiet beachside restaurant called Roseanna’s Cafe. He got a crab cake sandwich and convinced me to try it…I was hooked.

Cannon Beach

One of my favorite spots on the Oregon coast is Cannon Beach.  Best known for Haystack Rock, a 235 ft. structure standing near the end of a four mile stretch of beach, this small… Continue reading