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Alerts & Notices


  • Oregon Dunes Beach Access Limited March 15 - Sept 15 to Protect Snowy Plovers


Current Conditions

This current conditions page includes information on where to find road, trail, campground, and recreation site conditions, links to fire information, weather, tides and other advisories for the Siuslaw National Forest. 

Public Notices

Forest Order 06-12-04-18-06 Alcohol Prohibition

This order prohibits possessing a beverage which is defined as an alcohol beverage by State law. For the purposes of this section, possession of alcoholic beverage includes: containment within a motor vehicle, tent, or other structure, by the owner, operator, or other person, having the authority or control of this location 36 CFR

The closure area consists of all lands - including dispersed off highway vehicle campsites, on the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area and Sand Lake Recreation Area.

See order for maps and a list of developed recreation sites that are exempt from this order.

Forest Order 06-12-10-18-01 Snowy Plover Dry Sand Closure Areas

This order designates Snowy plover dry sand closure areas. The following is prohibited in these areas:

(1) Going into or being upon the Snowy Plover Dry Sand Closure Area.

(2) Landing of aircraft, or dropping or picking up any material, supplies, or person by means of an aircraft, including a helicopter, within the Snowy Plover Dry Sand Closure Area.

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