How to reach:
From Longview, WA, cross the Lewis & Clark Bridge (WA 433) into Oregon and turn west (right) on OR 30. Proceed 47 miles to Astoria, OR and turn north (right) onto US 101 and cross the bridge into Washington, then turn left to continue north on US 101, 10 miles to Ilwaco. Turn left on Second Ave (WA 100 Spur) 1.7 miles to intersection with Ft. Canby Road. Turn left on Ft. Canby 0.6 miles to left turn onto Coast Guard Road. You will need to use call box at gate to gain entrance to base. Once through gate continue 0.35 miles on Coast Guard Rd to boat houses and dock on the left. The tide station is located inside the first boathouse and the benchmarks are located along Coast Guard Road.