Where to Catch Dungeness and Red Rock Crabs


Oregon is well known for its crabbing season. Many people on the West Coast love to head out to catch crabs for dinner or to sell them locally. The map on this page shows all of the recommended places where we recommend you go to catch crabs. You can visit the following areas in OR:

Columbia River


Nehalem Bay


Netarts Bay

Nestucca Bay

Siletz Bay

Yaquina Bay

Alsea Bay

Siuslaw River

Umpqua River

Coos Bay

Coquille River

On the South Coast

Port Orford

Gold Beach: (Rogue River) and Brookings (Chetco River)