razor clammers in the surf at Ft Stevens State Park
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How-to and where-to dig for clams on Oregon’s coast

Digging for razor and bay clams is fun, easy and tasty.

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Nehalem Bay offers both beach and boat access to softshell and purple varnish clam beds.

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Buy licenses/tags online and print them immediately from any printer—or choose electronic tagging to carry your documents and tag fish...