Mile 339

Clatsop Spit, Fort Stevens SP
Clatsop County

Latitude: 46.222620064032
Longitude: -124.011740171830
Vehicles:
  • 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).
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Clatsop Spit, Fort Stevens SP
Mile 339 Reports (15)

2018

November 10, 2018 - edjoyce
  • Looking south from the South Jetty
  • Looking north toward South Jetty
  • Stranded Sea Lion - Seaside Aquarium was notified.
October 6, 2018 - edjoyce

All was calm and relatively undisturbed.read more

  • Looking south from South Jetty.
  • Looking north toward South Jetty
September 3, 2018 - edjoyce

Notice in photo that beach grasses are populating the foredune area.  This is a summer phenomenon and does not occur in winter due to higher tides and storms.read more

  • Looking south from So. Jetty
  • Looking north toward So. Jetty.
  • Looking north toward So. Jetty
August 30, 2018 - Merce and Michael

5 dead Common Murres found on the beach below the high tide line. No evidence of oiling nor bites. They all appeared to be adults based on size, but plumage doesn't vary much with age.read more

August 1, 2018 - edjoyce

All was quiet - nothing to report.read more

  • Looking south from south jetty.
June 22, 2018 - edjoyce

Everything was calm and a-ok.read more

  • So. Jetty
  • From the So. Jetty
May 11, 2018 - edjoyce

All was fine, however the dune shows signs of recent dune erosion.read more

  • Foredune erosion.
April 23, 2018 - edjoyce

Everything is just fine.read more

  • Calm day on beach.
March 28, 2018 - edjoyce

Not much going on. Very large plastic drum found on beach, contacted Ranger.read more

2017

December 26, 2017 - edjoyce

Nothing unusual.read more

November 9, 2017 - edjoyce

Very usual.  See photos.read more

September 20, 2017 - edjoyce

All looks stable.  See attached picture.read more

  • Mile 339 looking north toward So. Jetty

2016

February 26, 2016 - srhoads

Surveyed some foreign debris on the South jetty (parking lot C) at Fort Stevens State Park. Found a brown bottle with the name Paolyta Co. The article (link below) mentions, "Four people in Taichung City were poisoned yesterday after consuming energy drinks from Paolyta that are suspected to be contaminated...read more

  • Brown energy bottle for Asia.
  • Brown bottle with the works Paolyta Co. on it. Said to be energy drink from Asia.
  • Square plastic indentification label.
  • White Plastic identification label from Asia.

2014

April 26, 2014 - McB's 339
Collected a lot of tsunami debris... especially floats and water bottles with Asian character writing. Clams growing on floats. Not much wildlife due to windy rainy weather. Elk tracks in abundance on trail leading to shore access.read more

2007

January 16, 2007 - RKAdams
Nice sunny day on beach; little car traffic, but lots of birds foraging. Plastic litter retrieved and removed.read more