Beacon Rock State Park


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Beacon Rock State Park


Location:35 miles east of Vancouver on State Route 14.
Facilities:29 standard campsites, group camp, 2 camp shelters, showers, picnic shelter, 2 kitchen shelters with electricity, hiking trails (9 miles), bike trails (13 miles), bridle trails (13 miles), beach access, boat launch, dock.
Activities:Camping (including winter camping), boating, fishing, hiking, rock climbing, horseback riding, mountain biking.
Special Features:Beacon Rock is the core of an ancient volcano. The ice-age floods through the Columbia River Gorge eroded the softer material away, leaving this unique geological structure standing by itself. Visitors can hike to the top of this massive rock formation, the world's second largest monolith, and view the Columbia River Gorge.
Address:34841 State Rd 14
Skamania, WA 98648

Phone:509-427-8265
Fax:509-427-3242
Web: www.parks.wa.gov/parkpage.asp?selectedpark=Beacon%20Rock
Size: 4,650 acres.

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The trailhead is part of Beacon Rock State Park (picnicking, campsites).