AAA Editor Notes
Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area is between North Bend and Florence within Siuslaw National Forest. The 32,000-acre dunes encompass 40 miles of sand and average 250 feet in height. At its widest point the area extends inland about 2.5 miles. The Oregon Dunes day use area between Reedsport and Florence leads to observation platforms and hiking trails. Freshwater lakes are accessible from the area.
The visitor center, jct. US 1 and SR 38 in Reedsport, has displays and a movie about sand dunes.
Pets on leash are allowed. Camping is permitted. Picnicking is permitted.