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Where to Windsurf in Oregon

State parks that feature windsurfing areas are listed below by region

Columbia Gorge

North Coast

Central Coast

South Coast

Willamette Valley

   

Columbia Gorge

Koberg Beach State Recreation Site Koberg Beach State Recreation Site
Once upon a time -- from about 1915 to about 1950 -- a giant wonderful dance hall and outdoor resort existed at Koberg Beach. When the town of Hood River wanted to cool off or go ballroom dancing to...

Mayer State Park Mayer State Park
If you need an open invitation to go explore a peaceful tree-lined lake in the summertime, consider yourself invited. Go see lower Mayer State Park from the top of Rowena Crest and soak in a view of...

Memaloose State Park Memaloose State Park
The Chinook Indian tribes of the Columbia Gorge used to lay the bones of their dead on open pyres on Memaloose Island in the middle of the Columbia River near The Dalles. A granite monument visible...

Viento State Park Viento State Park
Appropriately enough for a park in the blustery Columbia River Gorge, the park's name, pronounced vee-EN-toe, is Spanish for wind. Just an odd coincidence, actually. In this case, the Viento comes...

Rooster Rock State Park Rooster Rock State Park
Spring at Rooster Rock is where spring fever happens. Imagine the first warm, sunny days of spring where meadows of wild roses and the spicy scent of Oregon grape combine with an endless panorama of...

     

North Coast

Fort Stevens State Park Fort Stevens State Park
Click here for a renovation updateFort Stevens was the primary military defense installation in the three fort Harbor Defense System at the mouth of the...

Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area
Cape Kiwanda is part of the Three Capes Scenic Route (along with Cape Meares and Cape Lookout). Kiwanda is the smallest of the three, but it’s one of the best places to experience spectacular wave action....

Oceanside Beach State Recreation Site Oceanside Beach State Recreation Site
Located in the center of the community of Oceanside, this park offers some of the best agate hunting during the winter season when the sand is stripped away by ocean currents. During the summer season,...

     

Central Coast

Governor Patterson Memorial State Recreation Site Governor Patterson Memorial State Recreation Site
Governor Patterson State Park is a beachcomber’s delight. ... miles of flat, sandy beach and just a short hike from the mouth of Alsea Bay where you can windsurf, crab, or just watch the seals. Excellent...

Muriel O. Ponsler Memorial State Scenic Viewpoint Muriel O. Ponsler Memorial State Scenic Viewpoint
Picnicking with whale watching, beachcombing and a view of the beach. There are approximately five miles of sandy beach with China Creek to the south of the park.

Neptune State Scenic Viewpoint Neptune State Scenic Viewpoint
Benches set on a cliff above the beach give you an excellent view of Cumming Creek, wildlife and the rock-pounding waves. From this location, you can watch for whales, see a variety of birds, sea lions...

Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park
Situated half way up the Oregon coast and three miles south of Florence on scenic Highway 101 is the second largest overnight camp in the state. There are two miles of sand dunes between the park and...

South Jetty South Jetty (South Beach)
Adjacent to South Beach State Park, South Jetty offers horse access to the beach, fishing, clamming, surfing, scuba diving and (for the advanced) windsurfing when conditions permit.


     

South Coast

Humbug Mountain State Park Humbug Mountain State Park
The park and campground are dominated by Humbug Mountain (elevation 1,756 feet) and surrounded by forested hills. The campground enjoys some of the warmest weather on the Oregon coast as the surrounding...

Pistol River State Scenic Viewpoint Pistol River State Scenic Viewpoint
Pistol River State Park is set in the dunes of the southern Oregon coast. The river supposedly got its name when a militia soldier lost his pistol in the river during the infamous Rogue River Indian...

     

Willamette Valley

Mongold (Detroit Lake) Mongold (Detroit Lake)
Mongold Day Use area is 1.5 miles west of Detroit Lake State Park. It’s the only public boat launch facility on the lake featuring a swimming area, grass beach, picnic facilities and restrooms. Mongold...