Oregon Dunes Day Use

  

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Photo of hikers heading down large dune

Come here to experience the ever-changing sand dunes and coastal forest that extends to the Pacific Ocean.

This site provides wheel-chair accessible viewing platforms overlooking an awe-inspiring expanse of dunes for everyone to enjoy the Oregon Dunes.

Dune explorers will find exceptional hiking to beach and sand here. 

Dunes Day Use is the trailhead for the half mile long  Oregon Dunes Loop Trail #1334, a paved, wheelchair accessible trail through the dunes to the ocean beach. 

At a Glance

Fees $/5/vehicle/day
Open Season: All year
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions:
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Flush Toilet
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment.
Operated By: Siuslaw National Forest
Information Center: Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area Visitor Center

General Information

Directions:

From Reedsport travel north on Highway 101 for 11 miles. The entrance to the Oregon Dunes Day Use is located on the west side of Highway 101.


General Notes:

Map of Area

map of area around the Oregon Dunes Day Use showing recreation opportunities


Recreation Map

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Activities


Beaches & Dunes

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Hiking

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Nature Viewing

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Viewing Wildlife

Recreation areas with activity Viewing Wildlife:

Viewing Scenery

Recreation areas with activity Viewing Scenery: Accessible overlook to dunes, tree island and Pacific Ocean
Special FeatureDunes to Pacific Ocean

Picnicking

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