Klickitat Trail

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

State Parks will use this grant for development of the Klickitat Trail. The project will grade and surface approximately 13 miles of trail and deck and rail 9 bridges between trail milepost 17 and 30 through Swale Canyon, and construct 2 trailheads at Pitt and Wahkiacus. The scope of work includes final design, permitting, and construction. The primary recreational opportunity provided by this project is non-motorized trail use.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: State Parks Category: State Parks WWRP Grant: $2,229,000.00 Applicant Match: $0.00 Project Type: Development County: Klickitat Legislative District: 14 Status: Active RCO Project # 14-1634

Location Details

The trailhead and beginning point of the Klickitat Trail is located in Lyle, WA at the junction of highway 14 and highway 142.

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.