Hood Canal Wetlands 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

This agreement involves the construction of interpretive trails, boardwalks, and viewing platforms to provide access to 70 acres of saltmarsh and freshwater wetlands in Mason County. Improvements also include signs, picnic tables, and a vault toilet. This innovative partnership project provides significant educational opportunities for the school district’s children.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Fish & Wildlife Dept of Category: Trails WWRP Grant: $699,652.80 Applicant Match: $0.00 Project Type: Development County: Mason Legislative District: 35 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 92-604

Location Details

Within the city limits of Belfair, ten miles southwest of Bremerton.

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.