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Visit Long Beach, Washington for Family Fun
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Long Beach Peninsula in the U.S. state of Washington is a fun, casual, and family-friendly vacation destination. Its charming towns are full of wonderful places to explore, special events and festivals, places to eat, and amusements for adults, teens and kids of all ages.
Accommodations are available to fit most any family's budget. From tents and RV, to small motels and cottages, to lovely bed & breakfasts or even deluxe hotels, the variety of places to stay in Long Beach and the surrounding areas is immense.
If you enjoy peace and quite, visit Long Beach in off-season times. For crowds and excitement, visit during the great festivals, weekend events, and sunny days at the ocean.
Photo: Shoreline via funbeach.com
The Long, Long, Long Beach
Some FUN Family Stuff to Do in Long Beach
1. Drive on the long, long beach!
2. Rent bikes and ride the beach boardwalk
3. Play in the Funland Arcade
4. Shop great little stores!
5. Ride horses
6. Fly a kite!
7. Eat some fabulous gourmet food at the 42nd Street Cafe
8. Get a .15 cup of coffee and a $2.00 sandwich at The Dog House
9. Learn about Lewis and Clark!
Find Lots of Lewis and Clark History in Long Beach, WA
Lewis and Clark culminated their historic Voyage of Discovery on the Long Beach Peninsula
There's a lot of fun to be had exploring the explorers Lewis and Clark in this area. Just a few experiences & places to see include:
Lewis and Clark National and State Historical Park
Discovery Trail: This eight-mile traces Clark’s journey along the Pacific coastline, from Ilwaco to north Long Beach. The trail is highlighted by interpretive markers and is partially paved.
The Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center: read entries from original journals of the explorers and view paintings & photographs of their historic trek.
Shop, Eat, Play, and Relax Downtown
See the World's Largest Clam Frying Pan!
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