The Strange things I see.

Discussion in 'Scenic, Architecture, and Travel' started by Joe, Mar 15, 2010.

  1. Joe

    Joe Mu-43 Regular

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    Feb 11, 2010
    Portland Oregon USA
    A couple of weeks ago I was at the Oregon Coast and here are some things I found to be strange. It was soon erased by the tide and these are just some record shots. THis is a popular area for surfers so it must be part of some surfer ritual. :smile:

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    Curious :rolleyes:

    Joe
     
  2. squeegee

    squeegee Mu-43 Veteran Charter Member

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    Jan 26, 2010
    ahahahaahahhahahaa

    sweet, it looks like a rendition of the Inukshuk :smile:
     
  3. dtw757

    dtw757 Mu-43 Rookie Charter Member

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    Jan 12, 2010
    Looks like Short Sands Beach....used this beach in that Keanu Reeves/Patrick Swayze pic "Point Break". They were supposed to be in Australia surfing.......re: the "offering" on the beach...maybe it was to the sharks so that they wouldn't be mistaken for Sea Lions.
     
  4. BlairMacKay

    BlairMacKay Mu-43 Regular Charter Member

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    Jan 8, 2010
    Calgary, Alberta
    It's indeed an Inukshuk. They were built by the Native Americans to show other tribes that people were there or crossed that path. Kind of like a route marker.
     
  5. BBW

    BBW Super Moderator Emeritus Charter Member

    Joe, thanks so much for these two photos - beautiful surroundings for these fascinating markers.
     
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