Tahkenitch Dunes

Tahkenitch Dunes and Threemile Lake

(to dunes and ocean)
4.2 miles round trip
400 feet elevation gain

Difficult (to Threemile Lake)
6.4-mile loop
650 feet elevation gain 

Left: Tahkenitch Dunes and Threemile Lake.
Below: Sign on the beach.

In addition to huge sand dunes and a secluded ocean beach, this hike offers an optional return route through the forest, passing a remote, 3-mile-long lake.

Drive Highway 101 south ...

For a more substantial hike, however, follow ...

This chapter taken from the book 100 Hikes/Travel Guide: Oregon Coast & Coast Range.

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