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Roza Diversion Dam National Park

4 Activites Phone: (509)-575-5848 Distance: 10.14 miles

Roza Diversion Dam, 10 miles north of Yakima, Washington, diverts water from the Yakima River. The dam which is part of the Yakima Project is 486 feet long at the crest and 67 feet high. The dam impounds approximately 100 acres of water. Fishing opportunities for whitefish, rainbow trout, and salmon.

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Toppenish National Wildlife Refuge Park

2 Activites Phone: (509)-865-2405 Email: David_Linehan@fws.gov Distance: 21.72 miles

In the agriculturally-intensive Yakima Valley of eastern Washington, there is a wildlife oasis--the Toppenish National Wildlife Refuge. Using the waters of Toppenish and Snake Creeks and supplemented with summer irrigation, managers are able to provide a mosaic of refuge wetlands interspersed with lush riparian and native upland habitats. Wetland habitats rich with food attract thousands of wi...

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Rimrock Lake National Park

7 Activites Phone: (509)-653-1401 Distance: 34.82 miles

Rimrock Lake which is part of the Yakima Project was formed by the construction of Tieton Dam on the Tieton River. Bumping, Rimrock, and Clear Lakes are in Wenatchee National Forest. The rugged mountain terrain, surrounded by coniferous forest, creates magnificient scenic settings. The lake, along with Clear Lake, provides 2,790 water-surface acres. Available species include rainbow trout and ...

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William O. Douglas Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 40.88 miles

The William O. Douglas Wilderness now contains a total of 168,232 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1984 the William O. Douglas 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...

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Saddle Mountain National Park

4 Activites Phone: (509)-536-1200 Email: BLM_OR_SP_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 41.03 miles

Elevations range from a low of 486 feet at the Columbia River to approximately 2,700 feet at Wahatis Peak to the east. The Saddle Mountains have a gentle southern slope in contrast to theprecipitously bold relief of the north-facingcliffs. There are sand dunes on the western toe slopes caused by consistent strong winds along the Columbia River. Vegetation is dominated by big sagebrush and bluebunc...

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Saddle Mountain National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (509)-371-1801 Email: hanfordreach@fws.gov Distance: 42.04 miles

Saddle Mountain National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1953. The 195,000-acre Hanford Reach National Monument/Saddle Mountain National Wildlife Refuge was created when President Bill Clinton signed Proclamation 7319 on June 9, 2000. The Monument/Refuge is the first of its kind under U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service management within the lower 48 states and managed as a unit of the National Wil...

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Goat Rocks Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 45.60 miles

The Goat Rocks Wilderness now contains a total of 107,018 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1964 the Goat Rocks 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 "...

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Gifford Pinchot National Forest Park

14 Activites Email: r6_gp_forest@fs.fed.us Distance: 46.13 miles

Whether you seek solitude, social activity, creative inspiration, wildlife, forest products or scenic beauty, you can find it in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest. Located in southwest Washington State, the Gifford Pinchot National Forest now encompasses 1,312,000 acres and includes the 110,000-acre Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument (NVM) established by Congress in 1982.Recreation site...

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Quincy Wildlife Rec. Area National Park

6 Activites Phone: (509)-765-6641 Distance: 46.33 miles

These impoundments include Evergreen Reservoir and Burke, Quincy, Babcock Ridge, and Stand Coffin Lakes. Fish species include yellow perch, crappie, smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, and rainbow trout. Burke and Quincy lakes are seasonal trout waters open Mar. 1 through Jul. 31. Restrooms available in some areas.

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Norse Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 50.53 miles

The Norse Peak Wilderness now contains a total of 52,180 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1984 the Norse Peak 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 "....

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Desert Wildlife Rec. Area National Park

6 Activites Phone: (509)-754-4624 Distance: 52.35 miles

This area includes Winchester Reservoir, Winchester Wasteway, Frenchman Hills Wasteway, and numerous small ponds and marshes. Fishing is year-round for yellow perch, crappie, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, and rainbow trout. Access is limited in some areas. Boat motors are prohibited seasonally on Winchester Wasteway. Some sites have restrooms and boat ramps.

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Cle Elum Lake National Park

7 Activites Phone: (509)-852-1100 Distance: 53.68 miles

Cle Elum Dam and Lake, of the Yakima Project, are on the Cle Elum River 8 miles northwest of Cle Elum, Washington. Cle Elum, Kachess, and Keechelus reservoirs are in the Wenatchee National Forest. Camping, swimming, boating, picnicking, and fishing are available at all three reservoirs especially in the streams below the dams. Available fish species are lake trout, kokanee, and rainbow trout.

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Mount Adams Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 54.29 miles

The Mount Adams Wilderness now contains a total of 46,353 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1964 the Mount Adams 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 ...

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Easton Diversion Dam National Park

8 Activites Phone: (360)-902-8844 Email: infocent@parks.wa.gov Distance: 54.69 miles

Easton Diversion Dam, Yakima Project, is located on the Yakima River near the town of Easton, Washington the area has 112 acres of land, 240 water surface acres and 1 mile of shoreline. There is a state park that provides facilities for camping, swimming, and boat launching. Fishing opportunities for rainbow trout.

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Tatoosh Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 55.63 miles

The Tatoosh Wilderness now contains a total of 15,750 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1984 the Tatoosh 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 "...incr...

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Kachess Lake National Park

6 Activites Phone: (509)-852-1100 Distance: 56.46 miles

Kachess Dam and Reservoir are part of the Yakima Project. The reservoir is located on the Kachess River. The reservoir has 6,535 surface acres and 24 miles of shoreline. Fish species include kokanee salmon, cutthroat trout, and rainbow trout. Boat launching is poor after reservoir is drawn down in late summer and fall.

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Mount Rainier Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 59.59 miles

The Mount Rainier Wilderness now contains a total of 228,480 acres and is managed by the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1988 the Mount Rainier 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. I...

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Potholes Reservoir National Park

8 Activites Phone: (509)-765-6641 Distance: 60.81 miles

The Potholes Reservoir is part of the Columbia Basin Project and formed by O'Sullivan Dam. Potholes refers to the many glacial depressions in ancient sand dunes here. These potholes and small islands make this area one of the best in Washington for birding. The best birding is from March through October: Sandhill cranes and waterfowl in late February, raptors in April, Sage Thrasher, Lark Spar...

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John Day Lock And Dam, Lake Umatilla National Park

9 Activites Phone: (541)-506-4807 Distance: 61.79 miles

John Day Dam is 216 miles upstream from the mouth of the Columbia River and located at Exit 109 off Interstate 84 in Oregon. The project consists of a navigation lock, spillway, smolt monitoring facility, powerhouse and fish-passage facilities on both shores. Many recreation opportunities are available along the shores of Lake Umatilla and on the John Day River, such as boating, fishing, swimmin...

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Columbia National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (509)-488-2668 Email: Bob_Flores@fws.gov Distance: 63.52 miles

Located in the spectacular Columbia Basin in eastern Washington, Columbia National Wildlife Refuge is a scenic mixture of rugged cliffs, canyons, lakes, and arid sagebrush grasslands that attract migrating and wintering waterfowl, sandhill crane, neotropical migrants, and nesting birds. The refuge's setting is the geological area known as the Channeled Scablands' an area formed when great glac...

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Keechelus Lake National Park

5 Activites Phone: (509)-674-4411 Distance: 65.70 miles

Keechelus Dam which is part of the Yakima Project was constructed at the lower end of a natural lake. The reservoir is located on the Yakima River about 10 miles northwest of Easton. This lake contains 2,560 water-surface acres. Anglers will find salmon, cutthroat trout, and rainbow trout.

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Umatilla National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (509)-545-8670 Email: David_Linehan@fws.gov Distance: 66.00 miles

Umatilla National Wildlife Refuge, was established in 1969 for wildlife habitat lost to flooding caused by the construction of the John Day Lock and Dam. The 25,347 acre refuge, located in the arid Columbia Basin of northeast Oregon and southeast Washington astride the Columbia River, includes open water, shallow marshes, backwater sloughs, croplands, islands, and shrub-steppe uplands. Mig...

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Douglas Creek National Park

5 Activites Phone: (509)-536-1200 Email: BLM_OR_SP_Mail@blm.gov Distance: 67.97 miles

In the dry sage-steppe uplands of Eastern Washington, Douglas Creek forms a unique riparian oasis. In the basalt canyon, songbirds and raptorsperch in cottonwoods, and the road paralleling the creek passes beaver ponds and cascading pools.

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Mount Rainier National Park

Rank: 59 9 Activites Phone: (360)-569-2211 Email: morainfo@nps.gov Distance: 68.32 miles

Ascending to 14,410 feet above sea level, Mount Rainier stands as an icon in the Washington landscape. An active volcano, Mount Rainier is the most glaciated peak in the contiguous U.S.A., spawning six major rivers. Subalpine wildflower meadows ring the icy volcano while ancient forest cloaks Mount Rainier's lower slopes. Wildlife abounds in the park's ecosystems. A lifetime of discovery awaits.

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Glacier View Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 68.92 miles

The Glacier View Wilderness now contains a total of 3,123 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1984 the Glacier View 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...

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