Ocean Beach Day Use
This small day use area - located between Florence,OR and Waldport, OR - is great for picnicking or relaxing after a long drive on Highway 101.
It also provides nice access to the beach.
A short, paved walkway from the parking lot to a set of concrete stairs, leads to the beach.
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||Expect limited or no services. Be prepared to pack out all waste.|
|Open Season:||Year Round|
|Restrictions:||Metal detection policy|
|Restroom:||Vault Toilet (1)|
|Passes:||Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment.|
|Operated By:||Siuslaw National Forest|
|Information Center:||Central Coast Ranger District - Waldport Office|
From Florence, OR travel North on Highway 101 for 14 miles. Ocean Beach entrance is on the west side of Highway 101.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
BeachcombingOn the beach
Sand PlayOn the beach
Salt Water FishingSurf fishing for surf perch and flounder
|Fish Species||Surf perch, flounder|
|Fishing Method||Bait with sand shrimp|