Mile 60 Report
January 20, 2014
by Bob Ivey
Other Mile 60 Reports (11)
January 12, 2022 - cshepherd50Very wide beach at low tide, about 140' from edge of surf to grass dunes. See pictures.
August 1, 2021 - cshepherd50
January 17, 2021 - cshepherd50Large new landslide on the southern cliffs. Large piles of driftwood at the souther most point of the mile See pictures of both. Note the plastic debris amoung the driftwood.
September 18, 2020 - cshepherd50Pretty typical beach experience. The 2 dead pinnipeds appeared to be sea lions. One previously reported in August. Large flock of sea birds floating offshore.
September 13, 2020 - cshepherd50Long hike on the Oregon Coast Trail from Floras Lake to Blacklock Point. Started at mile 60 and ended at the southern portion of mile 59. Most of the 4 hours was spent on the trail above the beach....
September 8, 2020 - cshepherd50A smokey, foggy, walk on the beach. Had to shorten the walk due to the smoke. Nothing else of significance.
August 27, 2020 - cshepherd50No unusual or significant changes. Wide open mostly deserted beach. The group of 11 adults and children at "secret cove" playing in the stream was the largest number of people I have ever seen there.
August 11, 2020 - cshepherd50
September 4, 2016 - azbeachWhale washed up on Lost Beach below cliffs (Floras Lake area). There were tire tracks leading up to it, which we assumed were from the Beach Ranger. Looks like this giant may have died at sea and...
February 3, 2013 - Bob IveyJust me and Matt and one other person walking this mile. Mild weather, sea calm and not many animals or birds seen. One dead harbor seal and poss. fulmar remains on beach. Normal amounts of...
August 5, 2012 - Bob IveyBegan walk at bridge crossing outlet at Floras Lake. Head for gap in fore dune, wide and high sand beaches. Some beaches had mini sand dunes cut by wave action. A few people on the beach, some...