Oregon Dunes NRA Headquarters

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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

Contact the Visitor Center for details on ranger-led programs and daily updates at (541) 271-6000 or check our Facebook page for events. All activities are free, but a valid federal recreation pass is needed or can be purchased at the Visitor Center.

Ranger-led Programs Summer 2016

Join our field rangers for guided adventures at the Oregon Dunes Day Use Area every Saturday and Sunday, June 1 - September 4 at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.


Click here for information about accessible recreation opportunities in Pacific Northwest National Forests.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: See hours on our Offices page.
Usage: Medium
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Flush Toilet
Operated By: Siuslaw National Forest

General Information


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The Center is conveniently located at the mid point of the Dunes along Highway 101 in Reedsport, Oregon.

ADDRESS: 855 Highway Avenue, Reedsport, Oregon 97467
TEL: (541) 271-6000
Email: Oregon Dunes Visitor Center
TTY: Oregon Relay (for hearing & speech impaired)

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Interpretive Areas

Staffed year round

Hours of Operation: The Oregon Dunes NRA Headquarters is open Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Visitor Programs

Field Rangers stationed at various spots during the summer to talk about the Dunes and to lead guided hikes.