Umpqua Dunes

AKA: Umpqua Beach #2 Day Use /OHV Staging Area, Coos Bay, Winchester Bay And Florence, Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, Siuslaw National Forest

Summary


This area provides the easiest beach access in the Oregon Dunes for beach walking and ocean viewing.  This stretch of beach is closed to off-highway vehicle (OHV) use. The most popular OHV destination at the Oregon Dunes, the Umpqua dunes area has two large OHV day use staging areas, dispersed sand camping access, and is adjacent to large OHV developed facilities managed by Douglas County Parks. Please see OHV Rules for Riding before heading out. The Eel Creek area, just west of Highway 101, is separate f

{ Last know status: Open | Approximate size: Unknown Mile(s) | Last updated: September 02, 2016 }

Terrain Experience Level


Expert
Some
Advanced
Some
Intermediate
Some
Beginner
Mostly

Terrain


Rhythm Section
Unknown
Roots
Unknown
Mud
None
Sand
None
Jumps
Some
Hill Climbs
Some
Hard Pack
None
Gravle
Unknown
Large Loose Rocks
None
Other Hazards
Some

Allowed Vehicles


Motorcycle
Allowed
ATV
Allowed
4x4
Allowed
SxS
Allowed
Snowmobile
Unknown

Details


Nearest City

Nearest city to Umpqua Dunes is Winchester Bay, Oregon


Google Map

View Winchester Bay, OR on Google Maps

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https://www.google.com/maps/place/Winchester+Bay%2C+OR

Spark Arrestor

A spark arrestor or exhaust cap is required

Noise Limit

Limit of: 93 db

Whip Flags

Whip flags are required

FS Regulation

The beach in this area is closed to OHV use.

Open Dates

daily year-round

Fee for parking

$5.00 five day pass - $10, annual pass - $35

Fee for camping

Tent: $10.00, RV: $10.00, Additional vehicle: $0.00 group site - $20/night

Oregon Dunes NRA Visitor Center 855 Highway Avenue Reedsport, OR 97467 (541) 271-6000


www.fs.usda.gov

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http://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/siuslaw/recreation/recarea/?recid=42597

Recreation.gov (877) 444-6777


www.recreation.gov

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http://www.recreation.gov/

Oregon ATV Safety Education Card (877) 772-3359 atv.info@state.or.us


www.rideatvoregon.org

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http://www.rideatvoregon.org/

Discovery Point Resort And RV Park 242 Discovery Pointe Lane Winchester, OR 97467 (541) 271-3443


www.discoverypointresort.com

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http://www.discoverypointresort.com/

Forest Service Links


Forest Service Page

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http://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/siuslaw/recarea/?recid=42597


OHV Rules for Riding

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http://www.fs.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsinternet/!ut/p/c5/04_SB8K8xLLM9MSSzPy8xBz9CP0os3gDfxMDT8MwRydLA1cj72BTSw8jAwgAykeaxcN4jhYG_h4eYX5hPgYwefy6w0H24dcPNgEHcDTQ9_PIz03VL8iNMMgycVQEAIzTHkw!/dl3/d3/L2dJQSEvUUt3QS9ZQnZ3LzZfMjAwMDAwMDBBODBPSEhWTjJNMDAwMDAwMDA!

General Notes

Map of Umpqua Dunes Area

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Trail Information: Umpqua Beach #3 Day Use /OHV Staging Area

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Located south of Winchester Bay, this area is home to the tallest sand dunes in the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. Umpqua Beach #3 Day Use and Staging Area provides parking for pedestrian beach access as well as off-highway vehicle (OHV) staging and access to open riding opportunities in the Umpqua dunes. A ride to the top of a tall dune offers spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean. The beach provides miles of walking and is closed to OHV travel year-round.

{ Last know status: Closed | Approximate size: Unknown Mile(s) | Last updated: February 16, 2017 }

Terrain Experience Level


Unknown

Terrain


Rhythm Section
Unknown
Roots
Unknown
Mud
Unknown
Sand
Unknown
Jumps
Unknown
Hill Climbs
Unknown
Hard Pack
Unknown
Gravle
Unknown
Large Loose Rocks
Unknown
Other Hazards
Unknown

Allowed Vehicles


Motorcycle
Allowed
ATV
Unknown
4x4
Unknown
SxS
Unknown
Snowmobile
Unknown

Trail Points

Known points on this trail


Trail Start

Starting point for Umpqua Beach #3 Day Use /OHV Staging Area

FS Regulation

Alcohol ban in OHV riding areas OHV Rules for Riding Beach is closed to OHV travel all year

Open Season

All year

Fee

$5/vehicle/day

Forest Service Links


Forest Service Page

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http://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/siuslaw/recarea/?recid=42609

Directions

Umpqua Beach #3 Day Use / OHV Staging Area is located at the end of Salmon Harbor Drive near Winchester Bay, OR. From Highway 101 at Winchester Bay, turn west at Salmon Harbor Drive and follow it to the end of the road.

General Notes

Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area Middle OHV Riding Area Map – Umpqua Dunes (geoPDF ~10,322 kb) To use ythe mobile device's GPS to track ythe location on the map: Download the geospatial PDF (geoPDF), download and install an app, such as The Avenza Maps app, that reads geoPDFs. Learn more about geospatial PDFs and mobile apps here. Large accessible picnic shelter and bathrooms.


Middle OHV Riding Area Map

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http://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/stelprd3808486.pdf


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http://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/siuslaw/maps-pubs/?cid=fseprd516181

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Trail Information: Umpqua Beach #2 Day Use /OHV Staging Area

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Located south of Winchester Bay, OR, this area is home to the tallest sand dunes in the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. Umpqua Beach #2 Day Use and Staging Area provides parking for pedestrian beach access as well as off-highway vehicle (OHV) staging for open sand riding opportunities in the Umpqua dunes. A ride to the top of a tall dune offers spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean. The beach provides miles of walking and is closed to OHV travel year-round.

{ Last know status: Closed | Approximate size: Unknown Mile(s) | Last updated: April 05, 2017 }

Terrain Experience Level


Unknown

Terrain


Rhythm Section
Unknown
Roots
Unknown
Mud
Unknown
Sand
Unknown
Jumps
Unknown
Hill Climbs
Unknown
Hard Pack
Unknown
Gravle
Unknown
Large Loose Rocks
Unknown
Other Hazards
Unknown

Allowed Vehicles


Motorcycle
Allowed
ATV
Unknown
4x4
Unknown
SxS
Unknown
Snowmobile
Unknown

Trail Points

Known points on this trail


Trail Start

Starting point for Umpqua Beach #2 Day Use /OHV Staging Area

FS Regulation

Alcohol ban in OHV riding areas OHV Rules for Riding Beach is closed to OHV travel all year

Open Season

All year

Fee

$5/vehicle/day

Forest Service Links


Forest Service Page

No Description

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http://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/siuslaw/recarea/?recid=42611

Directions

Umpqua Beach #2 Day Use / OHV Staging Area is located on Salmon Harbor Drive near Winchester Bay, OR.  From Highway 101 at Winchester Bay, turn west at Salmon Harbor Drive and follow it 2.85 miles to the facility, which will be on ythe right.

General Notes

Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area Middle OHV Riding Area Map – Umpqua Dunes (geoPDF ~10,322 kb) To use ythe mobile device's GPS to track ythe location on the map: Download the geospatial PDF (geoPDF), download and install an app, such as The Avenza Maps app, that reads geoPDFs. Learn more about geospatial PDFs and mobile apps here. Provides access to Umpqua Beach Viewing Platform - Trail #1399


Middle OHV Riding Area Map

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http://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/stelprd3808486.pdf


here

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http://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/siuslaw/maps-pubs/?cid=fseprd516181


Umpqua Beach Viewing Platform - Trail #1399

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http://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/siuslaw/recreation/recarea/?recid=42613

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