Fishing Nehalem Bay, Oregon

 

 
Nehalem Bay

 Nehalem Bay & River!  One of my favorite places to fish!

Driving directions to Nehalem Bay State Park

* These directions are very helpful, but I always recommend having a good driving map to go along with them.

From Portland, Oregon.

1. Take US-26 West
2. Turn LEFT (South) onto SR-53 [Necanicum Hwy] (Go 18.8 mi)
3. Turn RIGHT (West) onto US-101 [Oregon Coast Hwy] (Go 1.5 mi)
4. Turn LEFT (West) onto US-101 [H St] (1.1 mi)
5. Turn LEFT (South) onto Cemetery Rd (0.2 mi)
6. Turn RIGHT to stay on Cemetery Rd (0.1 mi)
7. Road name changes to Necarney City Rd (0.7 mi)
8. Road name changes to Carey St (0.2 mi)
9. Road name changes to Local road(s) (0.6 mi)
10. Bear LEFT (South) onto Local road(s) (1 mi)
11. Turn LEFT (East) onto Local road(s) (0.1 mi)
12. Arrive at Nehalem Bay State Park
 

From Seattle, Washington.

1. Take I-5 South
2. At exit 39, take Ramp (Right)
3. At Bottom of Ramp turn Right on Allen Street.
4. Stay straight on Allen Street and go over Cowlitz River Bridge.
5. At bottom of bridge, turn left onto onto SR-411 (1st Ave)
6. Stay on SR-411 [1st Ave] (South) (Go 0.8 mi)
7. Keep STRAIGHT onto SR-411 [3rd Ave] (Go another 0.8 mi)
8. Turn RIGHT (West) onto Tennant Way Frontage Rd (Go 0.2 mi)
9. Turn LEFT (South) onto 7th Ave, then immediately turn RIGHT (West) onto SR-432 [Tennant Way] (Go 0.6 mi)
10. Turn LEFT (South) onto SR-433 [Oregon Way] (Go 2.4 mi)
11. Entering Oregon
12. Turn RIGHT onto Ramp US-30 West [Lower Columbia River Hwy]
13. Bear RIGHT (West) onto US-30 [Lower Columbia River Hwy] (Go 47.5 mi)
14. Keep STRAIGHT onto US-101 [US-26] (Go 37.9 mi)
15. Turn RIGHT (South) onto Cemetery Rd (Go 0.2 mi)
16. Turn RIGHT to stay on Cemetery Rd (Go 0.1 mi)
17. Road name changes to Necarney City Rd (Go 0.7 mi)
18. Road name changes to Carey St (Go 0.2 mi)
19. Road name changes to Local road(s) (Go 0.6 mi)
20. Bear LEFT (South) onto Local road(s) (Go 1 mi)
21. Turn LEFT (East) onto Local road(s) (Go 0.1 mi)
22. Arrive at Nehalem Bay State Park Boat Launch
 

 

Nehalem/Tillamook Hotels

*All of these are within a short drive of where we launch on Nehalem & Tillamook Bays.

Silver Sands (Ocean Front!)
215 S Pacific Ave
Rockaway Beach, OR 97136
(503) 355-2206

Click here for their website!

Comfort Inn
502 Garibaldi Ave.
Garibaldi, OR, US, 97118
Phone: (503) 322-3338

Click here for their website!

Please bring:

  • Your lunch, and beverages.

  • Camera to capture the moment.

  • Large cooler or container to take fish home in.

  • Required license and tags. (If you don't have a fishing license, you can purchase an Oregon day license online HERE)

  • Rain gear (coat, pants & waterproof shoes)

  • Sunscreen and sunglasses.

 

 

 

Kevin M. Newell
Oregon fishing guide.
Washington fishing guide.
E-mail or call to book a trip!
503-501-2424
info@totalfisherman.com

 


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