Oceano Dunes SVRA

Take your OHV to the dunes along the beach.

Total Miles
5.0

Elevation

38.98 ft

Duration

2 Hours

Technical Rating

5

Moderate

Best Time

Fall

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Trail Overview

Difficulty

Moderate: Flat beach area is easy, but airing down tires may still be necessary. Sand highway is moderate with softer sand. Eastern slopes of large dunes can be difficult to dangerous.

History

The OHV open area covers 1500 acres and includes portions of the beach. It took millions of years for the dunes to form. Sand reached the shore carried by rivers and streams, then ocean currents and wind spread it around.

Technical Rating

5

Access Description

From the intersection of Highways 1 and 101, approximately 12 miles south of San Luis Obispo, take Highway 1 south about 3.1 miles and turn right on Pier Avenue. Go west 0.4 mile to entrance and pay fee.