Driftwood Beach State Recreational Site

Hwy 101 mile marker 153.
Driftwood Beach State Recreation Site provides access to a long beach which backs to sandstone cliffs about 10-15 feet tall. Numerous small motels and cabins are available in this area, which is near the town of Yachats.

Site Resources: picnic tables, restrooms

Oregon Parks link:Driftwood Beach No fee required

Entrance on 101

Parking lot and bathroom

Sign Sign

Some photos taken at Driftwood Beach

Early morning sandbar

This particular morning, I was treated to some low tide patterns and sandbars


Sunset was approaching. Unfortunately there was a full cloud cover. No sunset pix tonight.

Late evening


A sun peek instead of a sunset

For a brief few moments, the junction of the clouds and the ocean glowed.


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