Things to Do in Lakeside, Oregon

Whether you’re looking for epic coastal hikes, golfing by the ocean, surfing on a remote beach, or sand boarding a dune, you can find it all at the Oregon Coast.

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Whether you’re looking for epic coastal hikes, golfing by the ocean, surfing on a remote beach, or sand boarding a dune, you can find it all at the Oregon Coast.

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Lakeside Marina

Lakeside Marina is a full-service Marina serving Tenmile Lakes and the town of Lakeside, Oregon. The only year-round, full-service marina on Tenmile Lakes. Tenmile Lake is located in the Oregon Coast Dunes National Recreation Area and is renowned throughout the...

325 South 8th Street
Lakeside, OR

541-759-3312
Email us (ringo[at]ringoslakesidemarina[dot]com)

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William M. Tugman State Park

Despite its close proximity to Highway 101, Tugman State Park is relatively unknown — a private hideaway on the wondrous south coast. Situated on Eel Lake near the community of Lakeside, Tugman offers campsites with electric/water hookups tucked away in...

Lakeside, OR

541-759-3604

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Hall & Schuttpelz Lakes Day Use

This day use area provides access to trailhead for Hall/Schuttpelz Lake Trail #1357. Expect limited or no services. Be prepared to pack out all waste. 

Lakeside, OR

541-750-7000

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John Dellenback Dunes Trail

The John Dellenback Dunes Trail begins in a conifer forest setting then leads hikers through the dunes and the deflation plain and ends at the ocean beach. The trail offers either a difficult trek to the beach or an easy...

Lakeside, OR
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Wylder Wood Carvingz

At Wylder Wood Carvingz they specialize in chainsaw carving – custom statues, signs and more. Stop by to peruse the beautiful hand-carved wood treasures. Everything from nature-inspired works to fun and quirky items. Wylder Wood Carvingz is the perfect place...

72217 Highway 101
Lakeside, OR

541-707-0050

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