[Pines: The Genus Pinus West of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Shore Pine

Pinus contorta var. contorta

Shore Pine: Pinus contorta var. contorta - Shore Pine: Pinus contorta var. contorta

The photo at left shows shore pine growing amongst scots broom with Tillamook Bay as a backdrop. Photographed on the bay side of Bayocean Spit on the Oregon coast........May 22, 2009. The photo at right shows

Shore Pine: Pinus contorta var. contorta - Shore Pine: Pinus contorta var. contorta

Shore pine just above the beach at Barview Jetty County Park on the northern Oregon coast........May 22, 2009.

Shore Pine: Pinus contorta var. contorta

Shore pine as seen on the bay side of Bayocean Spit on the Oregon coast........January 21, 2012.

Shore Pine: Pinus contorta var. contorta -- Needles and cones of Shore Pine: Pinus contorta var. contorta

Shore Pine: Pinus contorta var. contorta

More shore pine images from the bay side of Bayocean Spit on the Oregon coast........January 8, 2015.

Cones and needles of Shore Pine: Pinus contorta var. contorta - Shore Pine: Pinus contorta var. contorta

Shore pine as seen along the inland trail along the middle of the spit, Nehalem Bay State Park.......October 17, 2018.

Shore Pine: Pinus contorta var. contorta

Shore pines as seen at Clay Meyers State Park on the Oregon coast..........December 9, 2017.

Paul Slichter