As lifelong residents of the Western US, my family and I love pioneering history. Since the moment my 4th grade class studied the California Gold Rush, I was hooked, and I’ve passed on my passion for this chapter of our nation’s history to my kids. Nearly everywhere we drive in the West harbors some vestige […]
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Most KOA family camping sites offer cabins, and the one we were going to near Astoria, Oregon offered multiple types of cabins, and they have heat. Cabins have a one-room or two-room option, and with or without a bathroom in-cabin.
Portland, Oregon is a city with a reputation for beautiful roses, rain, lots of bicycles, and great coffee. But, it’s so much more than just those things; it’s also a wonderful city for families, with never-ending opportunities for fun and adventure. Here are some favorite activities and places that Trekaroo families love!
Astoria is about a 2 hour drive from Portland, and lies at the mouth of the Columbia River, where it collides with the Pacific Ocean. Astoria has a lot to offer and makes for a perfect weekend get-away for families. There is no actual beach in Astoria, to get that you need to go 20 […]