Experience the ever-changing sand dunes from wheel-chair accessible viewing platforms or hike through the dunes and coastal forest to the Pacific Ocean. Dune explorers will find exceptional hiking from the dunes transition forest to the beach and sand.
There are numerous passenger vehicle parking spaces and several large pull-though spaces for travel trailers or motorhomes.
The Oregon Dunes Loop Trail #1334 is a paved, wheelchair accessible trail that takes the visitor from the parking area to a upper viewing platform. Also included is a short section of paved trail that leads to picnic tables and dunes and ocean viewing areas.
Beach Access Limited to Protect Snowy Plovers March 15 - Sept 15
Beach access near plover nesting areas is limited during their breeding season, March 15 - September 15. In these areas, dry sand beach is CLOSED to entry. Within most plover nesting areas, dogs (on and off leash), kites (including drones), motorized vehicles, non-motorized vehicles (including bicycles) are prohibited in both dry and wet sand beach.
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