Smelt Sands State Recreation Site

Park History

Obtained by purchase from private owners in 1971 and 1972. In 1990, after 15 years of effort on the part of public-spirited citizens, an adjoining former county road right-of-way known as the Yachats 804 Trail was dedicated for public recreational use as a hiking trail.

Acreage: 8.65

Annual day-use attendance: 379,448

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