Spinreel Sand Camping Access


Spinreel OHV Staging Area is the access point for the sand camping sites #58 to 73. Saunders Lake OHV Trail, off Crannog Road is an alternative access point for these sites, but there is no pay station located at this access point.

The pay station for this area is located at Spinreel OHV Staging Area.  Sand camping permits and maps of the area are available at this station.  Those with pre-paid sand camp reservations are also required to complete and deposit their sand camping permit at the fee station.

At a Glance

Reservations: Required 1 May-30 September. Group reservations required year-round. Reserve online at www.recreation.gov or phone 877.444.6777. Find out more about reserving a site on our Sand Camping page.
Fees Standard Site: $10/Night up to 5 vehicles/20 people. Group Site: $20/Night up to 10 vehicles/40 people.
Permit Info: State of Oregon OHV permit required for riding.
Open Season: All Year
Information Center: Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area Visitor Center

General Information


From Reedsport Oregon, travel 11 miles south on Highway 101 to the Spinreel Road. Turn on Spinreel Road and proceed 1/2 mile.

General Notes:

Access to these sites is only available by 4x4 vehicles via soft sand routes. Sites are identified by numbered posts; camp within 150ft. of post. Stop at corridor fee station to complete required Sand Camping Permit before heading out on the sand. Display permit tab on each vehicle dash.

Recommend bringing fire pans and portable toilets

The area has a Midnight curfew.

Access Warning:

  • Access through soft sand.
  • Sites #61-73 are remote sites, difficult access for campers or trailers.

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