Continent
North America
Country
Oregon (USA)
Next Big City
Portland
Next Town
Manzanita
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Shop, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Small wave, Medium wave, Big wave
Hazards:
None
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
No information

Waves vary from flat to huge depending on the groundswell.

Beach

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

Sandy wide open beach. Soft sand and lots of space.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Normal
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Season from spring thru fall. Always need a full wetsuit 5/3mm or so. Air temps from 50-70°F. Water in the 50's°F all year round.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October
Wind Type:
Thermal
Best Direction:
NW
Main Direction:
NW

NW wind is the cleanest. Anything with East will be gusty. Can be very windy here 25+. Smaller kites for Manzanita as it usually blows 10mph stronger than the rest of the coast. NW winds accelerate at Cape Neahkahnie north of Manzanita, offering solid and often very windy conditions from Manzanita down to Nehalem Bay State Park.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Drive from Portland about 1.5 hours. From Portland drive west to the coast and get onto 101. Depending where you hit the coast drive either south or north to Manzanita. Get on the beach at the North of the city.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No information
Continent
North America
Country
Oregon (USA)
Next Big City
Portland
Next Town
Manzanita
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Shop, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Small wave, Medium wave, Big wave
Hazards:
None
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
No information

Waves vary from flat to huge depending on the groundswell.

Beach

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

Sandy wide open beach. Soft sand and lots of space.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Normal
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Season from spring thru fall. Always need a full wetsuit 5/3mm or so. Air temps from 50-70°F. Water in the 50's°F all year round.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October
Wind Type:
Thermal
Best Direction:
NW
Main Direction:
NW

NW wind is the cleanest. Anything with East will be gusty. Can be very windy here 25+. Smaller kites for Manzanita as it usually blows 10mph stronger than the rest of the coast. NW winds accelerate at Cape Neahkahnie north of Manzanita, offering solid and often very windy conditions from Manzanita down to Nehalem Bay State Park.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Drive from Portland about 1.5 hours. From Portland drive west to the coast and get onto 101. Depending where you hit the coast drive either south or north to Manzanita. Get on the beach at the North of the city.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No information