South Jetty Beach 6 - Crab Dock Day Use

Area Status: Open

Crab dock parking area that provides opportunities to enjoy a day of crabbing or fishing.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Expect limited or no services. Be prepared to pack out all waste.    
Fees: $5/vehicle/day
Permit Info: NOTE:
  • Forest Service Recreation permit allows use of the parking, restroom, trash facilities.
  • Permit does not cover entry onto the crab dock. Please contact Lane County Parks for additional permit information. 
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Florence, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment.
Operated By: Siuslaw National Forest
Information Center: Oregon Dunes NRA Visitor Center

General Information


From Florence, OR travel south on Highway 101 for one mile turning onto the South Jetty Road. Travel west to access the recreational areas.

General Notes:

Siuslaw National Forest manages the parking lot, however Lane County Parks manages the actual crab dock.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Estuary Fishing

Crabbing or fish for surf perch
Fishing Mode pier
Fish Species Dungeness crab, surf perch
Water Temperature cold
Fishing Method crab pots and bait

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