Astoria Sunset

Category: Sense of Place

 

Photo and caption by Carol Munro

Sunset in July, Astoria, Oregon. The mighty Columbia River enters the Pacific Ocean on a warm, sunny evening. A heron is unperturbed by the ships moored in the river and enjoys the quiet solitude. The sun sets in the west, reminding us that that the next stop across the ocean is thousands of miles away....

Location: Astoria, Oregon

 

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