Mile 151

Oregon Dunes NRA, S of Threemile Cr, N of Brushy Hill
Douglas County

Latitude: 43.738350163372
Longitude: -124.184970464090
Vehicles:
  • Motor vehicle travel is allowed from approximately one mile south of the mouth of Tahkenitch Creek (43° 47.4330', Mile 155) to the Umpqua River, (43° 40.3404', Mile 146).
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Oregon Dunes NRA, S of Threemile Cr, N of Brushy Hill
Mile 151 Reports (7)

2016

December 29, 2016 - mzlizee

A friend and I, and our 4 dogs, hiked to the beach from the day use parking lot at the entrance to Tahkenitch Campground, and arrived at 30 min before high tide.  We've been down this trail a number of times, but have never seen Tahkenitch Creek mouth so full or...read more

2007

September 21, 2007 - Robhart
Sands heavily blown up to result in gradual slope to foredune instead of eroded "cliffs" as usually there.read more
June 2, 2007 - longjim7
Folks enjoying parking, camping, walkingread more
March 26, 2007 - longjim7
Only 2 sanderlings, a few gullsread more

2006

July 20, 2006 - longjim7
Beach was clean, people just enjoying nature.read more
June 17, 2006 - longjim7
Lots of sand has been deposited already this spring. However, not as much washed out this winter as in some previous years. Sometimes the face of the foredune is a eight-ten foot vertical cut, this time there was no face at all. Sand was a gradual slope from surf line...read more
April 24, 2006 - longjim7
Observed: small sand crabs, small crabs, undulating beach sand, stretches of new large and small wood debris.read more