Continent
North America
Country
Oregon (USA)
Next Big City
Portland
Next Town
Eugene, Florence
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Flat, Small wave, Medium wave, Big wave
Hazards:
Mole
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
No information

Ocean, can range from flat to huge waves, but a jetty offers protection.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
None

Wide open sandy beach. Lots of space.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorty, Normal
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

The Oregon coast is usually cool. Water in the 50s°F so a full wetsuit is always needed. Spring to fall kiting with air temps from 50s-70s°F. Watch out for fog.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, March, November, December
Wind Type:
Thermal
Best Direction:
N, S, NW, NNW
Main Direction:
N, NW, NNW

Look for wind any direction except E when it rolls off of the land and is gusty. It can be very windy here (40+) so watch the forecast and hit the water early on windy days. On N wind ride the South jetty. On S wind (winter time and gustier) ride the North jetty.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Drive from Portland south on 105. From Eugene take 126 west until you reach Florence. Here drive north on 101, turn left on 35th St. Drive to its end and turn right on County Hwy 5286 and Coast Guard Rd. It becomes N Rhododendron Dr. Then turn left onto N Jetty Rd. Drive it until it ends at the ocean and north jetty.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No information
Continent
North America
Country
Oregon (USA)
Next Big City
Portland
Next Town
Eugene, Florence
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Flat, Small wave, Medium wave, Big wave
Hazards:
Mole
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
No information

Ocean, can range from flat to huge waves, but a jetty offers protection.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
None

Wide open sandy beach. Lots of space.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorty, Normal
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

The Oregon coast is usually cool. Water in the 50s°F so a full wetsuit is always needed. Spring to fall kiting with air temps from 50s-70s°F. Watch out for fog.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, March, November, December
Wind Type:
Thermal
Best Direction:
N, S, NW, NNW
Main Direction:
N, NW, NNW

Look for wind any direction except E when it rolls off of the land and is gusty. It can be very windy here (40+) so watch the forecast and hit the water early on windy days. On N wind ride the South jetty. On S wind (winter time and gustier) ride the North jetty.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Drive from Portland south on 105. From Eugene take 126 west until you reach Florence. Here drive north on 101, turn left on 35th St. Drive to its end and turn right on County Hwy 5286 and Coast Guard Rd. It becomes N Rhododendron Dr. Then turn left onto N Jetty Rd. Drive it until it ends at the ocean and north jetty.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No information