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Windy Cove A Campground (a Douglas County Campground)


Campground Description:  Windy Cove A Campground is owned and operated by Douglas County, Oregon.  Windy Cove A Campground is a peaceful, grassy destination for fishermen (and women), beach combers, sight seers and anyone wanting to explore the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area.  The campground is sparsely treed, but that makes sunny days even better.  The entire facility offers manicured lawns and paved roads and parking areas.  Some shopping and services are available in Winchester Bay while Reedsport offers full shopping and services.  Open year round.  Reservations are possible.

Number of Sites:  29

Electricity:  Yes at all 29 RV camping or tent camping sites

Water:  Yes

Sewer:  Yes at all 25 RV camping or tent camping sites

Waste Water Dump Station:  No

Directions:  Highway 101 Northbound or Southbound - Follow Highway 101 to Salmon Harbor Drive in Winchester Bay.  Turn west onto Salmon Harbor Drive and follow for 0.3 miles to the entrance to Windy Cove A Campground

Fishing:  Deep sea charters are available in Reedsport.  Deep sea fishermen switch to Salmon fishing in season.  Both dock and boat fishing is available in William M. Tugman State Park, 5.8 miles south, on Eel Lake.  A complete list of charter services and fishing guide services are available here: Reedsport Charters and Fishing Guide Services

Astronomy Opportunities:  Good although the city and harbor contribute to local light pollution.  The exact location for computerized telescopes is 46.67536 N, 124.18050 W

Nearby Golfing: 

Forest Hills Country Club
1 Country Club Dr
Reedsport, OR  97467-1867
United States
Forest Hills Country Club

Contact Information: 

Windy Cove A Campground
380 Salmon Harbor Drive
Winchester Bay, OR 97467
Telephone:  541-957-7001
Windy Cove A Campground

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The sign at the entrance to Windy Cove A Campground


A map of the RV camping and tent camping site at Windy Cove A Campground


The restroom facilities at Windy Cove A Campground are almost hidden by the trees. Hot showers and flush toilets are available


One of the back-in, shaded RV camping or tent camping sites at Windy Cove A Campground


Although there are few trees in the center of Windy Cove A Campground campers can't beat the blue skies on a summer day


One of the open back-in RV camping or tent camping sites at Windy Cove A Campground


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