Green River Gorge Ph. 5

Category Overview

State Parks grants help preserve and develop our state’s best outdoor recreation areas by funding new campgrounds and amenities to increase the capacity of our parks, creating new parks, improving park resources, and protecting historical areas. These grants help our state continue to develop our world-class parks system to share our cultural heritage and natural treasures with all of its visitors.

Project Highlights

This project involves the addition of approximately 48.6 acres of forested park land north of Enumclaw in the Green River Gorge Conservation Area, established in 1969. Project provides a trail system linkage along the Green River.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: State Parks Category: State Parks WWRP Grant: 350062.8 Applicant Match: 0 Project Type: Acquisition County: King Legislative District: 5 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 92-538

Location Details

5 miles north of Enumclaw, 1/2 mile east of the SR 169 crossing of the Green River on the north bank.

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.