Columbia River Trail

Category Overview

Trails grants help communities and recreation areas fund the creation and improvement of trails for walking, hiking, cycling, horseback riding, and cross-country skiing. These grants help make communities more livable, create regional trails systems, and open up beautiful outdoor spaces for people to enjoy. WWRP is the largest source of trail support in the state of Washington.

Project Highlights

Construction of approximately four miles of paved bike/pedestrian trail along the East Wenatchee side of the Columbia River. Development includes trail, parking, restrooms, drinking fountains, trash receptacles, bridges, viewpoints, and signing. Part of the popular Apple Capital Recreation Loop Trail.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Douglas County of Category: Trails WWRP Grant: $300,000.00 Applicant Match: $471,485.00 Project Type: Development County: Douglas Legislative District: 12 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 92-158

Location Details

East Wenatchee From the Sunset Highway (SR 28), turn west on 19th or 27th to two of the several pathway trailheads.

What is the WWRP

The Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program (WWRP) is a state grant program that creates and conserves local and state parks, wildlife habitat and working farms. The Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office administers WWRP grants, and the legislature funds the program.