>America’s Best Beach Boardwalks

>My beloved Long Beach Peninsula, which I’m honored to call home, has been selected by Travel & Leisure magazine as having one of America’s Best Beach Boardwalks!

Long Beach, Washington Boardwalk

“On the isolated Long Beach Boardwalk, built over cool, windswept dunes in southwestern Washington, bird-watchers flock to see adorable but endangered snowy plovers in one of the few places in the world where they still nest. Parents wander with their children on paths trod by Captain William Clark in 1805, when members of the Lewis and Clark Expedition explored here.Oregon resident Bonnie Teschner Carey has been visiting Long Beach since she was a child 60 years ago: “It’s still a quiet place, not trendy, not known,” she says, “just like when I was a child.” Only now it has a boardwalk, so even with two knee-replacements she can still enjoy the beach.”

Read the full article

Life’s A Beach – Enjoy!


About marierhoades

Beach bum, wife, mother, lover of dogs & cats. Editor of Sally Lee by the Sea, http://nauticalcottageblog.com, a beach cottage design & lifestyle website.
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3 Responses to >America’s Best Beach Boardwalks

  1. >The walls where I work are made from an old boardwalk they are all that remain of it after being torn apart by a winter storm 30 years ago.

  2. bichonpawz says:

    >I really need to come visit!!! I'm adding this place to my list of places I want to see!! Boardwalks are just plain old FUN!!

  3. Rose West says:

    >I love boardwalks soooo much! I have great childhood memories of boardwalks on the East Coast. But, woe betide, there aren't any in Hawaii (at least not on my island)! Honestly, that's just a crime.

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