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A crowd of visitors listen to a guide dressed in interpretive clothing at the gates of Fort Clatsop, a log fort in Oregon

Exploring Fort Clatsop, Oregon

After making it to the western coast of Washington, Lewis and Clark’s Corps of Discovery needed a place to overwinter before heading back to St. Louis. At the advice of

Remains of a shipwreck on the beach at Fort Stevens State Park

Exploring Fort Stevens State Park, Oregon

Fort Stevens State Park sits at the mouth of the Columbia River. It was once home to a military installation called—you guessed it—Fort Stevens. Built at the end of the

Astoria Pier

5 Fun Things to Do in Astoria, Oregon

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