Columbia River / Reeder Beach (Sauvies Island)

Continent
North America
Country
Oregon (USA)
Next Big City
Portland
Next Town
Scappoose, Linnton
 
Type:
River
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Chop, Small wave
Hazards:
Ships
Quality:
Cloudy
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Chop and small waves.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Small
Hazards:
Concrete, Other
Beach Users:
None

Very long, sandy beach, about 120ft wide. Look out for driftwood.

Wind

Best Months:
May, June, July, August, September
Wind Type:
Thermal
Best Direction:
N, NNW
Main Direction:
W, WNW, NW



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

From Portland drive northwest on 30 towards Saint Helens. Turn off to Sauvie Island. By a pass if you have none. After you crossed the bridge the street curves left, after the curve turn left onto NW Gillihan Road and follow the street for a while. Once the street ends and you can go only left or right, turn right. This is the NW Reeder Road. Follow it for about 6 miles. Then you will find a parking to the left. Park here, and walk to the beach.

Extra information

Rules
No information

Nightlife

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