Temporary Forest Service Road 51 Closure
Waldport, OR - Reconstruction work on four miles of Forest Service Road 51, located six miles northeast of Waldport, will temporarily close it between Lincoln County Road #702 and the junction with Forest Service Road #5189 August 11 through September 30..
Alternate access for the Elkhorn Road is from Ona Beach/Makai to the north end of Forest Service road #51. The road will be open to traffic on weekends beginning at 5 p.m. Friday until 6 a.m. Monday.
“The replacement of these failing culverts is necessary in maintaining and improving the road for long term use as well as providing sediment reduction” said Michele Jones, Central Coast Ranger District and Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area District Ranger.
For more information, contact Roanna Tomlinson at the Central Coast Ranger District, 541-563-8439