Story correction: Does not pertain to Newport South Jetty – it’s the south jetty in Florence. The Forest Service announcement doesn’t refer to the town in which the improvements are contemplated. Hence the confusion.
Temporary closures at recreation sites for road and parking lot resurfacing
Corvallis, OR: Forest Service officials will temporarily close two areas in both the Central Coast Ranger District and Hebo Ranger District for road and parking lot resurfacing in the coming weeks. Work is tentatively scheduled from September 30 – October 9 and will move forward as weather allows. If work is delayed updates will be posted on the forest’s social media and website.
Central Coast Ranger District, South Jetty Road:
Access into the South Jetty staging area parking lot, non-motorized beach access sites 1 – 7 parking lots, and the crab dock parking lot will be closed from September 30 – October 2. The Goose Pasture staging area will remain open during this time.
Hebo Ranger District, Galloway Road:
East Dunes Campground and staging area will be closed October 7 – 9. East Dunes Campground will reopen Thursday, October 10, 2019.
For more information about these temporary closures, contact the respective Ranger Districts at
- Central Coast Ranger District, Oregon Dunes Visitor Center, 541-271-6000
- Hebo Ranger District, 503-391-5100
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