Dungeness Bridge Acquisition

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

This agreement consists fof the acquisition of 7.62 acres on the east and west banks of the Dungeness River, including an old railroad trestle bridge. This project will tie into the Discovery Trail system in Jefferson County.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Fish & Wildlife Dept of Category: Trails WWRP Grant: $42,598.27 Applicant Match: $0.00 Project Type: Acquisition County: Clallam Legislative District: 24 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 91-616

Location Details

In Clallam County, fronting on both the east and west banks of the Dungeness River, includes a trestle that spans the river.

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.