Tahkenitch Creek Trail #1336
This trail system follows Tahkenitch Creek before entering open dunes, coastal marshes and deflation plains. The contrasts of the evergreen forest, open dunes, wetlands, and ocean beach offer a variety of photo opportunities. Avoid fenced or posted snowy plover nesting areas from March 15 –September 15.
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||Snowy Plover restrictions in place March 15 - September 15
|Restroom:||Vault Toilet at Trailhead|
|Passes:||A valid Recreation Pass is required at Tahkenitch Creek Trailhead|
|Operated By:||Forest Service|
|Information Center:||Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area Visitor Center|
Access to this trail is at Tahkenitch Creek Trailhead (fee site)
Trail Map (Geospatial PDF ~ 1.4 mb)
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- Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area
- Oregon Dunes Trail #1334
- Tahkenitch Area
- Tahkenitch Landing
- Tahkenitch Dunes Trail #1353
- Threemile Lake North Trail #1338
- Threemile Lake South Trail #1356
|Difficulty Level:||Intermediate to Difficult|
Tahkenitch Creek Trail can be connected with Tahkenitch Dunes Trail for a longer hiking experience.