Lower Castle Rock Acquisition

Category Overview

Local Parks grants help protect these symbols of vibrant communities, providing places for families to gather and play and promoting a healthy and active lifestyle in an era when people spend increasing amounts of their time inside. The WWRP is the largest source of local parks funding in Washington, helping communities fund the acquisition, development, and renovation of vital recreation areas and green spaces.

Project Highlights

The City of Wenatchee acquired a 35.70 acre parcel for open space and trail linkages between the developed residential areas of the community and the Wenatchee Foothills. The primary outdoor recreation opportunity provided will be hiking and mountain biking.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Wenatchee City of Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $285,157.38 Applicant Match: $299,116.14 Project Type: Acquisition County: Chelan Legislative District: 12 Status: Active Completed RCO Project # 12-1044

Location Details

Entering Wenatchee from the North, turn right on Maiden Lane. Follow Maiden Lane, it will turn into Western Avenue. Turn right on Castlerock Avenue and go to the end of the street. The street terminates at the site.

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.