Mile 247 Report
December 3, 2019
Other Mile 247 Reports (11)
March 4, 2020 - jayenhollytagAnother calm day on a beautiful beach. Aside from pieces of plastic, an ever present problem on many Oregon beaches, no reason to be concerned about the beach at Mile 247.
September 3, 2019 - jayenhollytagWe were informed by Westwind staff that a live trap had been set for a dog that had been roaming the beach for several months, living off a whale tale that had washed ashore. We saw the trap (see...
April 8, 2013 - rainydaywalkerA significant number of people appeared for such a remote mile. Spotted an entire tree deposited on shoreline, as well as clumps of mussels.
August 2, 2012 - rainydaywalkerSandcastle on the beach. Trawler offshore. Abundant tidepool life.
July 24, 2012 - rainydaywalkerSix sandcastles present. Found some spent fireworks debris.
April 7, 2012 - rainydaywalkerIt was invigorating to be on the beach again. Short visits due to winter tide conditions and my schedule have limited this activity. I was so taken by the apparent joy among the folks out for their...
June 1, 2011 - rainydaywalkerI noted the average in my report, as my walks are frequent, but my reports are few. Have misplaced my log-on identity, so created a new one this afternoon, in order to submit this report.
September 25, 2009 - jboydenA glorious Indian Summer day on this pristine beach. The gulls and brown pelicans had it all to themselves.
February 5, 2008 - jboydenThe weather was fierce and the tide was high. The beach was clean. No problems to report.
August 25, 2007 - jboydenThis mile continues to be very clean. The large number of brown pelicans was the highlight of the day.
September 24, 2006 - jboyden1. No further progress in rock slides on southern basalt wall. Grass is starting to grow on it. 2. The sand has really built up since my last visit [6/18/06]. The rocks at the south end are nearly...