Island: Larson’s Marina
My boat will be moored at Larson's Marina, which
is located at 14426 NW Larson Rd., Portland,
97231, off Hwy 30. Larson Rd. is to the
north off Hwy 30 (road from Portland to St.
Helens), approximately one block prior to the
Multnomah county bridge across to Sauvie Island.
After turning on Larson Rd., you will travel
approximately 100 yards and cross railroad
tracks. Immediately after crossing the
railroad tracks, do a U turn in the parking lot
and as you drive back approximately 100 yards
along the boat houses and moored boats to the
walkway bridge to the docks, you will see my
boat at the dock. Park ahead near the
walkway to the docks.
Cathedral Park: St. Johns
The Cathedral Park boat launch is located at
8676 N Crawford St,
Driving directions from Hwy 30 (NW Yeon,
Portland) is cross the St. Johns Bridge
travelling northwest and
is on the
City: Jon Storm Park Boat Dock
This location is off Hwy 99E (McLoughlin Blvd)
in Oregon City. Turn left (west) off Hwy
99E on Dunes Dr. (this is a traffic signal that
if you turned to the east, you would enter
Oregon City Shopping Center where the
Fisherman’s Marine store is located).
Drive the approximate one block to the stop sign
where you turn left on Clackamette Drive.
Drive approximately 200 yards and you will see
the restrooms by the road and the dock on your
right, at the waters edge.
Hwy 101 is the major north-south coastal
highway. Warrenton is located across
Youngs Bay from Astoria. Turn west on E.
Harbor Dr./NW Warrenton Dr. This turn is
at a traffic signal and a Walgreen’s Drug Store
as well as Dooger’s Restaurant are on the
corners of this intersection. You will
drive approximately 2 miles to a 4-way stop
where you will continue straight on NW Warrenton
Dr. Drive approximately 5 miles to the
next stop sign at Lake Dr. (There is a small
tackle shop located on one corner of the
intersection and a sign indicating that if you
drive straight, you will be entering the Fort
Stevens State Park. Turn right (north) and
drive approximately 2 blocks where you will turn
to the right to enter the Hammond Marina boat
launch and parking area. Park near the
blue restrooms near the boat launch and be sure
to pay parking fee (they will ticket you).
This is a small, historical port town located
approximately 12 miles north of Tillamook, Or,
on Hwy 101. Driving north on Hwy 101, upon
entering the town, you will pass the Econolodge
Motel on the left and the Garibaldi House Inn
and Suites on your right. A block later
you will see signs indicating the port and boat
launch facilities by turning left (south) on S.
7th St. (a Shell gas station is on
one corner). Drive approximately 3 blocks
St, to where the road turns one way.
Continue approximately 100 yards and park in the
lot on your left near the restrooms. To
locate my boat moorage, while standing in the
parking lot, you can see the Marina Store
located next to the boat launch/water to your
left. Approximately 75’ to the right of
the store is a walkway to the boat docks.
Take that walkway to the dock and at the bottom
of that walkway, my boat is the very first boat
on your right.
On Hwy 101, just south of the bridge that
crosses the Nehalem River, a boat launch is
located to the west off Hwy 101. Be sure
to pay the parking fee because they will ticket
NEWPORT AND DEPOE BAY
The port is the South Beach Marina, which is
located near the Oregon Coast Aquarium and NOAA
Port facilities. Off Hwy 101, follow signs
indicating these port facilities. If driving
from the north, you will have crossed the
Yaquina Bay arch bridge. After crossing the
bridge, drive approximately 300 yards and turn
right on SW Abalone St, which will curl back
under the Yaquina Bay Arch bridge and by the
Rogue Breweries onto SE Marine Science Dr. If
driving from the south, turn right (east) onto
SE Pacific Way which will intersect with SE
Marine Science Dr. at the Rogue Breweries where
you will turn right. Follow Marine Science Dr.
as it curls along the port area (on your left)
for approximately ¼ mile until arriving at a
circular round-a-bout. In the round-a-bout, turn
left into the port parking facilities, which is
a large parking lot with a boat launch. In the
parking lot, drive straight to the area of the
restrooms where you can park in that area,
including spaces reserved for charter customers
(Not within the curbed parking area. They will
ticket you!). You can walk down to my boat,
which will be parked at the dock along the boat
Off Hwy 101 in Depoe Bay, SE Schoolhouse St.
runs to the east (a Shell gas station is on one
corner). Turn east and then do an
immediate turn north on SE Shell Av. You
will drive approximately 200 yards to the boat
launch and parking area.
The fishing community of Winchester Bay
is centered on the mouth of the Umpqua
River at the Pacific Ocean off Hwy 101.
This town is located 4 miles south of
Reedsport, or 20 miles north of Coos Bay
on the central Oregon coast. It will
take approximately 4 hours to drive from
the Portland area, or 2 hours from the
Eugene area. Driving south on I-5 south
of Eugene, take exit 162 (Drain) and
follow Hwy 38 to Reedsport. Turn south
on Hwy 101 approximately 5 miles to
Upon entering Winchester Bay, turn west
on Salmon Harbor Dr. and approximately 4
blocks later, turn right on Ork Rock Rd.
(The port of Winchester Bay office is on
the corner). Keep to the left and my
moorage will be in the harbor, on your
left. There is plenty of parking in the
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