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Nehalem Bay State Park

Manzanita, Oregon
74 Reviews

About This Campground

State Park

Set between the ocean and the bay, Nehalem Bay Campground is situated on a 4 mile-long sand spit. The campground setting is in shore pines bordered by rolling dunes. Walk over the dunes and you’re at the beach building sand castles, flying a kite or relaxing to the sound of the ocean. A forested…

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Location

Nehalem Bay State Park is located in Oregon

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Directions

Directions to Nehalem Bay State Park Turn off US 101 at the Shell station between Manzanita and Nehalem. Travel 1 1/2 miles to the park. Follow signs to the campground 1/2 mile inside park entrance.

Address

9500 Sandpiper Lane
Nehalem, OR 97131

Coordinates

45.696443374713525 N
123.93698356404758 W

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Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Hike-In
    Backcountry sites.
  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Good
  • Verizon
    Good
  • AT&T
    Good
  • T-Mobile
    Good

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Group
  • Yurts

Features

For Campers

  • ADA Access
  • Firewood Available
  • WiFi
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Sewer Hookups
  • Water Hookups
  • Pull-Through Sites
  • Big Rig Friendly

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74 Reviews

Kelly H.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Dec. 15, 2022

Peaceful and lovely in December!

Great beach state park! Short walk over the dune. Not terrible , but gets your blood pumping. The view of the ocean, the endless beach and the grass-covered dunes are worth the walk! We had the D loop almost to ourselves. I can imagine it feels pretty crowded in summer. The sites’ proximity to…

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April C.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Oct. 13, 2022

And you get beach access

Woke up to a cup of coffee and a walk on the beach. Level sites with hook ups. Clean restroom and showers. This place is huge, I had to use my maps to get back out of the campground. It doesn't feel huge when you are at your site. 

A lot of dogs! Not usually an issue, but many people do not…

Month of VisitOctober
Whitney L.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Oct. 1, 2022

Beautiful state park on OR coast

This is a beautiful state park campground located with easy access to the beach and the nearby beach town of Manzanita. We were only here for a couple of nights in May, but would absolutely return to spend an entire week.

The sites are relatively close together with minimal screening between…

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Location

Nehalem Bay State Park is located in Oregon

Detail location of campground

Directions

Directions to Nehalem Bay State Park Turn off US 101 at the Shell station between Manzanita and Nehalem. Travel 1 1/2 miles to the park. Follow signs to the campground 1/2 mile inside park entrance.

Address

9500 Sandpiper Lane
Nehalem, OR 97131

Coordinates

45.696443374713525 N
123.93698356404758 W

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