Saturday, June 6, 2020

Thor’s Well

Hole in the rocks at the sea which looks as if the ocean is drained in it. This is some 6-7 m wide hole,...

Steel Bridge (Portland)

A double decker truss bridge which was constructed in 1912. This bridge has a complex vertical lift which rises the double decker system from...

Columbia River Gorge

Gorgeous canyon of Columbia River, up to 1,200 m deep. Canyon is some 130 km long and has numerous very impressive waterfalls. Microhabitats along...

Elsinore Theatre

This theatre was constructed in a mix of Art Deco and Neo-Gothic styles in 1926. After a lengthy attempts to save the theater it...

Painted Hills

Spectacular outcroppings of colored rocks over a larger area. There are red colored laterite outcroppings, dark colored layers of lignite and grey colored mudstone,...

Spouting Horn at Cook’s Chasm

An impressive blowhole which creates a tall, hissing fountain, when a wave enters Cook's Chasm. The fountain is up to 12 - 14 m...

Latourell Falls

Beautiful, 76 m tall waterfall. It falls with a single plunge over an basalt overhang. In the basalt are well visible columnar formations. Location, GPS...

Lava Cast Forest

Here some 6,000 years ago lava poured in a forest and as the molten stone surrounded the trunks of trees, it preserved the molds...

Astoria – Megler Bridge

The longest continuous truss bridge in the United States. This 6.55 km long bridge was constructed in 1962-1966 across Columbia River. The longest span...

John Jacob Astor Hotel

Historic former hotel building, constructed in Art Deco style in 1922 - 1923. Using the height of the 8th-floor high hotel, here was set...