Cape Mendocino.


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Passing Steamboat Rock the next morning.
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On a walk around the point I see Seamboat rock, California sea lions and the li
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Looking up at the lighthouse from the beach
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Sugarloaf Island viewed from shore by morning light.
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The view from the lighthouse the next morning, the brown line along shore is 10
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I climbed to see the lighthouse, but only find the old foundation. What happene
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A new rotating flasher replaced the old lighthouse.
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A view of the angry sea ahead to Punta Gorda. I spent a day here waiting for th
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Out of focus sunset
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Sunset next to Sugarloaf Island.
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Sunset next to Sugarloaf Island
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Distant hills, something to look at!
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The shoreline starts to get interesting again
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The view ahead to the real Cape Mendocino.
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Wind and rough seas prevented taking many good pictures.
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Until I landed below the point for the evening.
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And set up my campsite.
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On a walk around the point I see Seamboat rock, California sea lions and the li
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And set up my campsite.
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Sugarloaf Island viewed from shore by evening light.
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