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Lewis And Clark National Wildlife Refuge Park

3 Activites Phone: (360)-795-3915 Email: Joel_David@fws.gov Distance: 8.76 miles

Lewis and Clark Refuge, near the mouth of the Columbia River, provides wintering and resting areas for an estimated 1,000 tundra swans, 5,000 geese, and 30,000 ducks. Other species include shorebirds and bald eagles. Estuary waters provide vital food resources for juvenile salmon as they pause to become acclimated to salt water before entering the Pacific Ocean. Bald eagles are present year-ro...

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Fort Clatsop National Memorial Park

4 Activites Phone: 50386124715 Email: FOCL_Superintendent@nps.gov Distance: 9.76 miles

Fort Clatsop National Memorial is a very busy place now that the bicentennial is in full swing. Due to increased visitation, how visitors visit the park differs throughout the year. Be sure to check the information carefully which pertains to the dates you wish to visit the park. If you have any questions please call the park at: 503-861-2471 Present through June 13, 2004. Park Hours are 9:00 a...

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Lewis And Clark National Historical Park

Rank: 172 2 Activites Phone: (503)-861-2471 Email: lewi_superintendent@nps.gov Distance: 9.76 miles

Explore the timeless rainforests and majestic coastal vistas. Discover the rich heritage of the Native people. Unfold the dramatic stories of America's most famous explorers. The Park encompasses sites along the Columbia River and the Pacific Coast. Follow the explorer's footsteps and have an adventure in history.

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Willapa National Wildlife Refuge Park

6 Activites Phone: (360)-484-3482 Email: charlie_stenvall@fws.gov Distance: 11.04 miles

Willapa National Wildlife Refuge is located on the shores of Willapa Bay near the Pacific Ocean. The bay is one of the most pristine estuaries in the United States. From the protected bay, Chum, Chinook, and Coho salmon move to refuge streams to spawn. The bay's shallow water and mud flats support vast beds of eelgrass and shellfish, providing spawning habitat for fish. During spring migration...

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Julia Butler Hansen Refuge For The Columbian White-Tail Deer National Park

6 Activites Phone: (360)-795-3915 Email: Joel_David@fws.gov Distance: 15.86 miles

Located in southwestern Washington, the Julia Butler Hansen Refuge was established in 1972 specifically to protect and manage the endangered Columbian white-tailed deer.The refuge contains over 5,600 acres of pastures, forested tidal swamps, brushy woodlots, marshes, and sloughs along the Columbia River in both Washington and Oregon. The mainland refuge unit, the Hunting Islands, and Price Island ...

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Cape Meares National Wildlife Refuge Park

3 Activites Phone: (541)-867-4550 Email: oregoncoast@fws.gov Distance: 45.11 miles

Cape Meares Refuge is located on a small headland just south of Tillamook Bay on the northern Oregon coast. It is adjacent to the Pacific Ocean and Cape Meares State Scenic Viewpoint. Designated as a research natural area in 1987, it protects one of the few remaining stands of coastal old growth forest in Oregon. The Sitka spruce and western hemlock forest provides habitat for a diversity of w...

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Three Arch Rocks National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (541)-867-4550 Email: oregoncoast@fws.gov Distance: 47.06 miles

Three Arch Rocks Refuge, comprised of three large coastal rocks and six smaller rocks off the northern Oregon coast, was established in 1907 as the first refuge west of the Mississippi River. The refuge is 15 acres in size and is one of the smallest National Wilderness Areas in the nation. The refuge protects the largest common murre colony south of Alaska (greater than 200,000 birds) and the ...

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Henry Hagg Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (503)-846-8715 Distance: 48.71 miles

Henry Hagg Lake was formed by the construction of Scoggins Dam which is a major facility of the Tualatin Project. Scoggins Park/Henry Hagg Lake has many developed facilities for day use. Park is open from sunrise to sunset seven days a week. The facilities open in late April-on the first day of fishing season-and close in late October. Overnight camping not permitted. Available species include...

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Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (360)-887-4106 Email: Yvette_Donovan@fws.gov Distance: 49.27 miles

Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge is located on the shore of the Lower Columbia River, 10 miles downstream from the Portland/Vancouver metropolitan area. This 5,217 acre refuge contains a mosaic of riverine flood plain habitat, intensively managed seasonal and permanent wetlands, and agricultural lands. The refuge contains the historic Cathlapotle townsite, which was visited by the Lewis and...

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Spirit Lake Memorial Highway National Park

Distance: 57.80 miles

Spirit Lake Memorial Highway takes travelers through land shattered by Mount St. Helens’ eruption in 1980. Because the valley floor is now so unstable, the highway is cut into the tops of the hillside and offers sweeping views of the surrounding area. The highway concludes after 54 miles at Mount St. Helens National Monument with the dramatic spectacle of Mount St. Helens gaping crater. Evo...

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Fort Vancouver National Historic Site

Rank: 87 3 Activites Email: Becky_Railey@nps.gov Distance: 59.64 miles

Explore the lands and structures at the center of fur trade and military history in the Pacific Northwest. Learn about the diverse cultures who lived and worked here. Enjoy relaxing trails along the Columbia River and Village. Experience costumed programs, hands-on education activities, engaging living history events, creative media and a world-class archaeology collection. Connect to the past.

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Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge Park

2 Activites Phone: (360)-753-9467 Email: nisqually@fws.gov Distance: 61.93 miles

Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge is located within Grays Harbor Estuary, at the mouth of the Chehalis River, which makes up the second largest watershed in Washington. It is one of four major staging areas for migrating shorebirds in the Pacific Flyway. Up to one million shorebirds gather here in spring and fall to feed and rest. Grays Harbor is designated as a Western Hemisphere Shor...

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Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (503)-590-5811 Email: Kim_Strassburg@fws.gov Distance: 64.47 miles

Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge is located at the northern end of the Willamette Valley near Sherwood, Oregon. The concept of creating the refuge originated from local citizens, cities, and governments, and so, it enjoys strong popular support, stemming from a desire to preserve green space where future generations can take part in outdoor recreation and education. Habitats include rem...

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Nestucca Bay National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (541)-867-4550 Email: oregoncoast@fws.gov Distance: 65.85 miles

Nestucca Bay Refuge was established in 1991 with the acquisition of short grass pastures to provide wintering habitat for dusky and Aleutian Canada geese. The Nestucca Bay area supports approximately 10 percent of the world population of dusky Canada geese, and 100 percent of a very unique subpopulation of Aleutian Canada geese. It is also an important rest stop for migrating shorebirds and other ...

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Willamette Falls Locks National Park

3 Activites Phone: (503)-656-3381 Distance: 66.62 miles

Historic Willamette Falls Locks is located on the west bank of the Willamette River in West Linn, OR. Visitors can watch vessels moving up and down the river through the rock-walled locks, spend time in the project?s historical information center or lunch at the picnic tables on the grassy area near the lock office. The historical information center is in the original lock master?s office and in...

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Clackamas Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 70.74 miles

The Clackamas Wilderness now contains a total of 9,470 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oregon. In 2009 the Clackamas Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...incre...

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Forest Driving Tour National Park

1 Activites Phone: (541)-756-0100 Email: BLM_OR_CB_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 71.75 miles

You are about to take a 60-mile round-trip journey through 500 years of forest growth; from tiny seedlings to giant-old growth trees.

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Clear Lake Reservoir National Park

4 Activites Phone: (509)-653-1401 Distance: 75.66 miles

Located on the North Fork of the Tieton River, 34 miles southwest of Naches, WA, Clear Lake Reservoir is created by Clear Creek Dam. The surface area of the reservoir is 260 acres. The rugged mountain terrain, surrounded by coniferous forests, creates magnificent scenic settings. Clear Lake is in the Wenatchee National Forest.

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Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (509)-427-5208 Email: Yvette_Donovan@fws.gov Distance: 76.31 miles

Located on the Columbia River, 10 miles east of Vancouver, Washington, the 996-acre Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge consists of historic riverine flood plain habitat, semi-permanent wetlands, cottonwood-dominated riparian corridors, pastures, and remnant stands of Oregon white oak. The refuge lies partly within the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, and has been designated as...

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Trapper Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 80.51 miles

The Trapper Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 5,970 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1984 the Trapper Creek Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age ...

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Historic Columbia River Highway National Park

Phone: (541)-308-1700 Distance: 82.21 miles

Travel to magnificent overlooks that provide views of the Columbia River and waterfalls, including Multnomah Falls. Springtime has magnificent wildflower displays, including many endemic plants. The Columbia River formed the last leg of the Lewis and Clark Expedition and was part of the early route of the Oregon Trail.

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Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (360)-753-9467 Email: Danielle_D'Auria@fws.gov Distance: 82.23 miles

Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge is located where the freshwater of the Nisqually River meets the saltwater of south Puget Sound, creating the Nisqually River Delta. The delta is a biologically-rich and diverse area that supports a variety of habitats including the estuary, freshwater wetlands and riparian woodlands. It is considered the last unspoiled major estuary in Puget Sound. The Nisqually...

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Siletz Bay National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (541)-867-4550 Email: oregoncoast@fws.gov Distance: 85.17 miles

Siletz Bay National Wildlife Refuge consists of some of the most scenic estuarine habitat along the Oregon Coast National Scenic Byway. On either side of Highway 101, starched skeleton trees jut forth from the Siletz estuary and are reminiscent of a time when the salt marsh was fully diked. Red tailed hawks, bald eagles, and other raptors can often be seen roosting at the top of these snags; a...

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Franz Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (360)-835-8767 Email: Yvette_Donovan@fws.gov Distance: 85.69 miles

Franz Lake Refuge is located in southwest Washington State, within the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. The refuge provides a variety of habitats including riparian wetlands, transitional woodlands from lower elevation willows, and cottonwoods to mid-elevation old-growth fir and cedar with associated native understory shrubs, open meadows, and numerous streams and seeps. Franz and Ar...

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Pierce National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (360)-835-8767 Email: Yvette_Donovan@fws.gov Distance: 87.28 miles

Pierce Refuge is located in southwest Washington within the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. It encompasses wetlands and uplands along the north shore of the Columbia River west of the town of North Bonneville. Refuge habitats include wetlands, Columbia River riparian corridor blocks, transitional woodlands from willows to cottonwood/ash to white oak to Douglas fir, improved pastures wit...

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