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The weather forecast for the following day was a winter storm watch. But, this mid-winter day was mostly sunny. It made a good excuse for us to head toward the small town of Vernonia. It lies northwest of Portland near the crest of the Coastal Mountains. Just north of downtown is picturesque Vernonia Lake.
The lake was once the mill pond of the Oregon-American Lumber Company, the largest all-electric lumber mill in the world in its day.
Now it’s a recreational lake, and very picturesque.