West Winds Campground

Area Status: Open

This 20 site campground adjacent to large sand dune area at Sand Lake is a popular OHV campground with dune and beach access. Campsites are paved, some with fire rings, those without fire rings must have raised fire pits.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Expect limited or no services and be prepared to pack out all waste.
Reservations: NO reservations
Fees: $25 per night
Permit Info: State of Oregon OHV permit required for riding.
Open Season: Year Round
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Pacific City, OR
Tillamook, OR
Water: Yes
Restroom: Flush Toilet (1)
Operated By: Siuslaw National Forest
Information Center: Hebo Ranger District

General Information


Located 10 miles north of Pacific City, 17 miles south of Tillamook, on County Road 871 (Sand Lake Road). From Highway 101, turn right on County Road 871 ( Sandlake Road) 4 miles to stop sign.  Turn left on County Road 871 (Sandlake Road) 1 mile, then right on Galloway Road.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information



Sand Play

RV Camping

Pavement Type for Parking No
Hookup - Water No
Hookup - Sewer No
Dump Stations No
Hookups - Electric No

OHV Camping

Adjacent to large sand dune area
No. of Sites 20 walk up
Reservation Info First come, first served

OHV Open Area Riding

Decibel limit for Sand Lake Recreation area is 97 decibels.

Class of Vehicle All classes: I, II, III

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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15 feet