All of their vehicle operators watch a safety video, go over the riding area map, and go through a vehicle orientation to make sure that all drivers are comfortable with the vehicle operation. The thrill is an experience the whole family will remember for years to come. We are talking a needle in a haystack here folks. This high-powered jetboat tour gave plenty of thrills and spray as we careened down the wild and scenic Rogue River through breathtaking gorges and past remarkable rock formations and northwest forest-covered shoreline. The dunes extend inland as much as two and a half miles and are the perfect place to create unforgettable stories. After the vehicle orientation, a Spinreel staff member will lead you on a 60 to 90 second trip out on the dunes to ensure you are comfortable with operating your vehicle. I would've liked to do some trail riding but I understand that's their equipment and they don't want they beat up by the bushes.
Unfortunately, it also meant that our group had 2 break down while we were just cruising along the beach. Corvallis is a place made different, come visit us. They are right across from the entrance to these gorgeous dunes that just seem to love for you to play on them! Their spring-special prices were also a great deal. At Spinreel, we have something for everyone! Yes, Kymco is probably one of the largest world producers of scooters, but it doesn't mean that their products don't still suck. When they realized they had overbooked our vehicles, they upgraded one for free. Miniature golf, bumper boats and train rides round out the experience for even the youngest member of the family. I think I would've enjoyed it the most had I rented 2 hours and did it again the next day.
My family of 4 had a Great time! If you want to have fun, pick someone else. If you rent for more than 2 hours, you'll have to come in for gas about half way through your rental period. All rental vehicles and tours are on a first come, first served basis unless a reservation has been made. Then when we got upset because some of us couldn't go after they promised they could, one of the workers said he didn't want to serve us. We did still check out a couple of other places the next day, but there was no comparison. A friend and recently went for a 3 day trip to explore the dunes.
Enjoy conquering historic hiking trails or take on Mount Hood on skis for an experience not soon to be forgotten. Request a few more Visitor Guides, or to receive your guides by mail. So that's what we did our final week here in Coos County Oregon. We pointed out one of the quads had a small issues and they promptly switched it out, no problem, then we were off again. Owner was very friendly, and obviously has been a local for a while. Spinreel's professional and courteous employees and their attention to detail of the machines and in the shop were exceptional.
Friendly and helpful staff, good prices, great equipment and time doesn't start until you get in your vehicle secures this place a solid 5 star. The 4-wheelers we rented were so much better than I expected. Avoid at all costs, the workers do not care a whit about you or your trip. They had me bring in my buggy and spend 20 min fixing it. It turned out totally awesome.
After the vehicle orientation, a Spinreel staff member will lead you on a 60 to 90 second trip out on the dunes to ensure you are comfortable with operating your vehicle. We are the first stop on the right. We did not have any reservation as we were not sure what time we would get to Lakeside but when we got there the process was smooth and easy. A special shout out to Rich and Justin; you guys run a great operation. Unfortunately, it also meant that our group had 2 break down while we were just cruising along the beach. Guides point out native plants and animals, interesting geological formations, and historic points of interest along the river. After signing and initialing all the paper work and an explanation of dos and donts, you go to an area where you watch a video of the dos and donts.
Clinging tightly to our four-man dune buggy, we lurch and wheelspin up, over, and around towering white sand dunes and wend our way along sand trails through islands of coastal vegetation and Douglas firs. Our knowledgeable guides gave us a crash course about the native foliage, ecology, ocean, and wildlife as we buzzed along. But after recharging your batteries for a day or two, that insatiable craving for an adrenalin rush starts to rear its ugly head. These folks are top notch and I love the equipment variety! There were no boundary signs so we had no idea. Come enjoy great cuisine and fine local wine, listen to some live music, browse the farmers market, or stroll one of our many beautiful parks.
This can change at any time without notice. The professionalism there showed in their vehicles which performed flawlessly and was clean and ready to go. It has all the advantages mentioned above, plus users to your site can conveniently access it directly on your site. Either way, the thrill of riding up and down the dunes is more fun than a roller coaster by far. The largest riding area at the Oregon Dunes stretches between and. Adrenaline level: medium to high - By Allen Cox 3 of 4.
They ran great, were fast, and handled well, gave me the impression that they were well maintained. The fill up is quick, but it does take time to come back. The dunes stood no chance, we took off and had a blast for an hour. If he can trim down the speech to like 3 instead of about 294742 points, it would improve my recollection of where to go. Went up to Coos bay for a bachelor party with camping and dune riding.