The mouth of the Sixes River can be reached by traveling West of Cape Blanco Road, and turning off at the historic Hughes House about 5 miles W. of Hwy 101. From the boat launch area below the Hughes House, it's a 1-mile hike to the mouth of the Sixes River.
On a sunny day, several Harbor Seals were swimming in the mouth of the Sixes River, where this mother and baby were drying themselves off on the rocky beach. Shot @ 400 mm @ f 6.3 at ISO 400. Handheld at 1/2000 sec.
Harbor Seals sunning on the bank of the Sixes River, where the Elk meets the Pacific Ocean on the Southern Oregon Coast.