Waxmyrtle Campground Rd (FS 1078) to close March 18 – April 30

Contact: Lisa Romano, (541)-750-7075, lisa.romano@usda.gov

Waldport, OR, - Waxmyrtle Campground Road (FS 1078) will close temporarily from March 18th through April 30th, while replacement of the pedestrian handrails on the bridge is in progress.  The road provides access to Waxmyrtle Campground, 0.9 miles from Hwy 101 off Siltcoos Rd, 8.5 miles south of Florence.  

Waxmyrtle Campgound is currently closed for hte season. During this road closure, visitors will not be able to access the parking area on the south side of the bridge or the Waxmyrtle Trail #1337.   

For more information, contact Lola Coombe, project engieneer at the central Coast Ranger District at 541-563-8409 or check the web for current conditions at https://www.fs.usda.gov/recmain/siuslaw/recreation. For alerts and notices, follow us @SiuslawNF or visit https://www.fs.usda.gov/siuslaw


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