New Line in the Sand in the Oregon Dunes


The Register-Guard by Saul Hubbard   FLORENCE — The webs of trails that border vast expanses of open sand in sections of the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area slice through woods, shrubbery and beachgrass.   Some of the trails are wide and well-established. Others are narrow — just 4 or 5 feet wide — or … Continue reading New Line in the Sand in the Oregon Dunes

Motorized Recreation in Oregon Dunes is Re-evaluated


The Siuslaw National Forest is considering additional places on the Oregon Dunes where cross-country motorized recreation would be allowed. Currently, open-riding is allowed on 5,930 acres of the dunes. Riding only on designated-trails is allowed on another 4,455 acres of vegetated areas in the Dunes. These vegetated areas, as well as other areas of the … Continue reading Motorized Recreation in Oregon Dunes is Re-evaluated