The Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area Visitor Center offers interpretive exhibits, maps, brochures, books and gifts, and a friendly and helpful staff that can help you make the most of your visit to the Oregon Dunes. The visitor center sells recreation passes and special forest product permits such as mushrooms and firewood.
Activities & Events
Be sure to check our news and events page and follow us on Facebook for special programs and events throughout the year. You can also contact the Visitor Center for details on programs and updates at 541-271-6000.
During the summer months, join our field rangers for guided adventures at the Oregon Dunes Day Use Area.
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.
Find geo-referenced PDFs on our mobile friendly trail map download page