Area Status: Open
Located south of Winchester Bay, this area is home to the tallest sand dunes in the Oregon Dunes NRA.
Umpqua Beach #3 Day Use and Staging Area provides parking for pedestrian beach access as well as off-highway vehicle (OHV) staging and access to open riding opportunities in the Umpqua dunes.
A ride to the top of a tall dune offers spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean.
The beach provides miles of walking and is closed to OHV travel year-round.
At a Glance
Large accessible picnic shelter and bathrooms.
Umpqua Beach #3 Day Use / OHV Staging Area is located at the end of Salmon Harbor Drive near Winchester Bay, OR.
From Highway 101 at Winchester Bay, turn west at Salmon Harbor Drive and follow it to the end of the road.