|• 9 mi. Hiking Trails|
• 9 mi. Bike Trails
|• Fishing (freshwater)||• 1 Amphitheater|
• Bird Watching
• 2 Horseshoe pits
• Mountain Biking
• 1 Softball Field
• Wildlife Viewing
A ball field and a swingset are in the park.
Hikers should bring a day-pack with first-aid supplies, map and compass and/or GPS. Please contact a ranger for hiking information.
'More than 125 bird varieties' ,'Butterfly Garden' with 27 species of butterflies sited, there is also a 'large variety of wildflowers including Calypso, and Mt. Lady Slipper Orchids; Tiger, Glacier, and Mariposa Lilly’s; Columbine, Daisies, Camas, Shooting Star, Arnica, Grass Widows, Balsamroot, Lupine, Yellow Bells, Blue Bells, and Larkspur'.
Motorized activities are not permitted on trails. Metal-detector enthusiasts must report any evidence of Indian artifacts to a park ranger.
Activities close to the park include stargazing at the Goldendale Observatory, visiting the Maryhill Museum, viewing the replica of Stonehenge on SR 14 and driving the historic Columbia Highway in nearby Orgeon.
A recreational license is required for fishing and shellfish harvesting at Washington state parks. For regulations, fishing season information or to purchase a recreational license, visit the Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife website.
Free days at state parks
: Visit Washington state parks for free. The Discover Pass is not required to visit a state park on designated free days.
2014 State Parks free days:
Jan. 19 and 20 – In honor of Martin Luther King Day
March 19 – In honor of Washington State Parks' 101st birthday
April 19 – A spring Saturday free day
April 22 – Earth Day
May 11 – A spring Saturday free day
June 7 and 8 – In honor of National Trails Day and WDFW Free Fishing Weekend
June 14 – National Get Outdoors Day
Aug. 25 – In honor of National Park Service’s birthday
Sept. 27 –National Public Lands Day
Nov. 11 – Veteran's Day weekend
Please note: A Discover Pass is still required to access lands managed by the Washington State Department of Natural Resources and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife during State Parks free days. For more information, please visit www.discoverpass.wa.gov
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Picnic and Day-use Facilities
Two kitchen shelters with picnic tables, sinks and electricity are available first come, first served. A restroom is available.