Oregon Dunes Visitor Center

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed

field ranger swears in two junior rangersThe Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area Visitor Center in Reedsport, Oregon offers interpretive exhibits, maps, brochures, books and gifts, and a friendly and helpful staff that can help you make the most of your visit to the Oregon Dunes. The visitor center sells recreation passes and special forest product permits such as mushrooms and firewood.

Activities & Events

Field Ranger Programs: During the summer months, ranger-led talks are available most days at the Oregon Dunes Day Use Area and Cape Perpetua Visitor Center. Guided hikes are available most weekends. Jr. Ranger evening programs are also held at different locations throughout the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area.

Be sure to check our news and events page frequently and like and follow us on Facebook for notifications of programs and events throughout the year or contact the Visitor Center for details at 541-271-6000.


At a Glance

Current Conditions: Call to schedule appointment. 541-271-6000
Operational Hours: Visitor Center Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., closed on federal holidays.
Usage: Medium
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Flush Toilet
Operated By: Siuslaw National Forest

General Information


The Visitor Center is conveniently located at the mid point of the Dunes along Highway 101 in Reedsport, Oregon.

855 Highway 101
Reedsport, Oregon 97467


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