- Motor vehicle travel is prohibited on the ocean shore between the hours of 12:01 p.m. and 12:00 midnight, from May 1 through September 15, from the south jetty of the Columbia River (46° 13.5216', Mile 340), southerly to the Peter Iredale Road (46° 10.6950', Mile 336).
Primary difference from last visit: because of winter high tides and storm surge there was considerable over topping of the dunes and lots of wood on the beach , much of it with a diameter over 14".
This week was the beginning of the Covid -19 social distancing response. The beach...read more
Lots of large pieces of woody debris. However, it appears human removal of wood is common.
There was enough trash to take some time and collect the larger pieces. read more
There were nine people and one dog on this mile. Most were walking or sitting. read more