Long Beach & Ilwaco, WA Photos

The Long Beach peninsula in the southwest corner of Washington state juts north from the mouth of the Columbia River as one of the longest, widest sand beaches on the US Pacific coast. Popular attractions include Cape Disappointment Lighthouse (1856) & North Head Lighthouse (1898). The string of villages along the peninsula including Long Beach & Ilwaco serve as a summer resorts for the state.

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Lighthouse of Cape Disappointment. Ilwaco, WA.Ships pass Cape Disappointment Lighthouse to enter mouth of Columbia River. Ilwaco, WA.Dredging barge on Columbia River sandbar near Cape Disappointment Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.Driftwood on beach near Cape Disappointment Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.
Lighthouse of Cape Disappointment. Ilwaco, WA.Ships pass Cape Disappointment Lighthouse to enter mouth of Columbia River. Ilwaco, WA.Dredging barge on Columbia River sandbar near Cape Disappointment Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.Driftwood on beach near Cape Disappointment Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.
Driftwood on beach near Cape Disappointment Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.Cape Disappointment Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.Cape Disappointment Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center at Cape Disappointment. Ilwaco, WA.
Driftwood on beach near Cape Disappointment Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.Cape Disappointment Lighthouse (1856). Ilwaco, WA. On National Register.Cape Disappointment Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center at Cape Disappointment. Ilwaco, WA.
View of Pacific Ocean from Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center at Cape Disappointment. Ilwaco, WA.Ships entering Columbia River off Cape Disappointment. Ilwaco, WA.North Head Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.Top of North Head Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.
View of Pacific Ocean from Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center at Cape Disappointment. Ilwaco, WA.Ships entering Columbia River off Cape Disappointment. Ilwaco, WA.North Head Lighthouse (1896). Ilwaco, WA.Top of North Head Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.
View of sea from North Head Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.Moss on trees near North Head Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.Light keeper's building near North Head Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.Pelican & birds on tile art column on streets of Long Beach. Long Beach, WA.
View of sea from North Head Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.Moss on trees near North Head Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.Light keeper's building near North Head Lighthouse. Ilwaco, WA.Pelican & birds on tile art column on streets of Long Beach. Long Beach, WA.
Heron & birds on tile art column on streets of Long Beach. Long Beach, WA.Carved crab sculpture in pocket park. Long Beach, WA.Carved seahorse sculpture in pocket park. Long Beach, WA.Carved seal sculpture in pocket park. Long Beach, WA.
Heron & birds on tile art column on streets of Long Beach. Long Beach, WA.Carved crab sculpture in pocket park. Long Beach, WA.Carved seahorse sculpture in pocket park. Long Beach, WA.Carved seal sculpture in pocket park. Long Beach, WA.
Seaside Long Beach carousel. Long Beach, WA.Italianate storefront on main street of Long Beach. Long Beach, WA.Long Beach Rail Depot. Long Beach, WA.Curio Museum & shop found at beachfront resort. Long Beach, WA.
Seaside Long Beach carousel. Long Beach, WA.Italianate storefront on main street of Long Beach. Long Beach, WA.Long Beach Rail Depot. Long Beach, WA.Curio Museum & shop found at beachfront resort. Long Beach, WA.
Gulls line shore of Long Beach. Long Beach, WA.Port of Ilwaco. Ilwaco, WA.

Gulls line shore of Long Beach. Long Beach, WA.Port of Ilwaco. Ilwaco, WA.


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