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Address: 85366 Highway 101, Florence, OR 97439-8533
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+1 541-997-8087
09:00 - 17:00
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Experience the Oregon Dunes and Family Fun Park at Sandland Adventures....

Experience the Oregon Dunes and Family Fun Park at Sandland Adventures. Offering tours of the dunes since 1987, our professional drivers will show you a great time while you travel across an impressive natural wonder of endless shifting sand. You will also experience unique tree islands, various wildlife and the spectacular Siuslaw River.  Choose an exhilarating dune ride on our Sand Rails or a relaxing tour on our Giant Dune Buggies.  Our one hour tours also include traveling down our Pacific Ocean Beach.  Large or small groups can be accommodated on either tour. For those who prefer speed and excitement, try either a half hour 10 mile tour or an hour 20 mile tour. These 7 to 10 passenger Long Travel Sand Rails have over 20” of suspension travel and plenty of horsepower to take you on an exhilarating ride. If you prefer a slower pace, enjoy our interpretive Giant Dune Buggy Tour with many picture opportunities. Informative, scenic and fun describes this one hour dune buggy tour covering approximately 8 miles of dunes and 2 miles of ocean beach. Climbing and descending through the most beautiful, impressive dunes will be an unforgettable experience.After your dune ride, you can bump and splash on our Bumper Boats, race on our Grand Prix style Go-Kart Track, play a round of Miniature Golf or take a ride on the Cloverline Railroad. We are located less than one mile south of Florence on Hwy 101.

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We got into the dune buggy's and it started to poor ye that sucked. Once we started out to the dunes and the driver opened it up it was a blast I thought my wife would not be... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2016
Tom L
Appleton, Wisconsin
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Appleton, Wisconsin
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23 reviews
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Reviewed 28 March 2016

We got into the dune buggy's and it started to poor ye that sucked. Once we started out to the dunes and the driver opened it up it was a blast I thought my wife would not be happy with some of the driving we were doing but I could see she was having a great time. The only regret... More 

Thank Tom L
New Westminster, Canada
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Epic, in the words of my 8 year old son who sat as co-pilot! Alex, our driver, must spend all his spare time trying to figure out how to scare the crap out of the screaming mom, because that's what he did, we scaled vertical sand walls at angles I've never even been on roller coasters, floored it through every... More 

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Neenah, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We saw the sign and thought we would give it a try. We all had a lot of fun with the experienced driver and the weather was perfect, This is one of those things that you do with your kids that they won't forget. Our grandkids had a great time.

Thank RectorRoots
Florence, Oregon
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Reviewed 24 February 2016

Best way to see the Oregon Dunes. Get ready to have sand everywhere, even inside your underwear. Rental ATV's and guided rides are available. Everyone should do this at least once.

Thank Edith S
Quezon City, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2016

We rode the giant buggy (you know, the one with kids and seniors) and had a great time going around the fine white sand dunes. There were other types of buggies, ATV's and vehicles and they all seemed to be having a good time as well. Fun activity for families. There are a few dips and climbs - might make... More 

Thank RinaBlue13
Florence, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016

I rode the dunes last year with my son and a some of his classmates on a school field trip. We had a blast going over the dunes and bumps. If you decide to ride in one of their vehicles,do so on a low wind day,as the sand tends to blow quite a bit.

1 Thank shtsue9
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Reviewed 31 December 2015

We took our family here for Dune adventure. It was expensive but so worth it. Our family of six ranging in ages 34-2 was all able to attend and was the most fun we have ever had at the coast. The dunes are fun and even better when you have an experienced driver showing you them. We also did the... More 

Thank Mandi541
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2015

My husband and I had an absolute riot doing this. Resonable price and a great experience. I kinda wanted to get ones so that we could do our own thing, but I am so glad that we did the group tour. It was crazy! I was laughing so hard I was crying at how fast we were going. We had... More 

Thank ashlee207
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

We had a great tour out on the dunes with Sand Land! It was cold (November) but we all bundled up and stayed warm! The kids loved the bumps and big down hill roller coaster like hills while adults loved leaning about the dunes. Keep your eyes open for wildlife. We saw deer and sea lions!

Thank TravelMomma24
Vancouver Island, Canada
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Reviewed 25 October 2015

These guys are, in my opinion, the best dune adventure company in Oregon. I visited a couple of years ago, and made a trip this year specifically to visit again. The staff are excellent, and the Sandrail (the fast, more fun buggy) is just a blast! They offer 1/2 or 1 hour tours, which are basically an adrenaline-filled lowered buggy... More 

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