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May 23, 2011 - Anchor Bay

Just a lovely little town about 120 miles north of San Francisco on the ocean off highway 1. Anchor Bay, population 175. Beautiful campground established in 1925. Quant and cozy. Famous for abalone. Limit of 3. Just north about 10 miles is the Arena Lighthouse. We climbed the original stairs leading up to the top. 115 feet tall and 144 steps in all. The tallest lighthouse on the west coast. Still in operation but the original Frensel lens has been replaced, but is on display in the museum at the site. The drive here was a long one. Highway...

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