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Beachside State Recreation Site

  COVID-19 Alert 06/11/20
Park is closed through at least July 31, 2020. Check our Park Status Map for a list of open parks and our FAQ page for details on this decision.
Major Features & Activities:
  • Camping (ADA)
  • Reservable
  • Yurt (ADA)
  • Hiking Trails
  • Picnicking (ADA)
  • Beach Access
  • Fishing
  • Hiker Biker
  • Cabins/Yurts Pets OK (ADA)
  • Restrooms Flush (ADA)
  • Hot Shower (ADA)

COVID-19 UPDATE

The campground will remain closed through at least Sept. 7, 2020. We apologize for the disruption. Due to a revenue shortfall, we don’t have enough staff to keep all parks open this summer. Please consider visiting an open campground — a list is on our status map, and details about this decision are on the COVID-19 response page.

 
The information below pertains to pre-COVID-19 operations.
 
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A few miles south of Waldport and north of Yachats on the central coast, this small, exquisite destination campground is right alongside miles of broad, sandy beach that makes the park perfect for kite flying and whale watching. Every campsite is mere seconds from the beach, which makes the park perfect for watching storms and sunsets.

Beachside is an excellent mid-point stop as you take a jaunt on the coast. Within 30 miles in either direction, you'll find visitor centers, tide pools, hiking and driving tours, three lighthouses, crabbing, clamming, fishing, aquarium and science centers.

This is a seasonal park and campground that is open from March 15 - November 1, weather dependent. Please call the South Beach office for more information during the off-season: 541-867-7451

Campground info

  • 32 electrical sites with water (one vehicle per site)
  • 42 tent sites with water nearby (one vehicle per site)
  • Two yurts (one pet-friendly; see our Pets in Parks FAQ for more info)
  • Flush toilets and hot showers
  • Firewood for sale
  • Hiker/biker camp

Universal Access
Two campsites and both yurts are accessible to campers with disabilities.