Mt. Spokane – Quartz Mtn. acquisition

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 is to acquire a 160-acre in-holding between the Ragged Ridge area and the main body of the park. The parcel includes most of Quartz Mountain.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: State Parks Category: State Parks WWRP Grant: $812,223.97 Applicant Match: $0.00 Project Type: Acquisition County: Spokane Legislative District: 4 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 98-1162

Location Details

Mount Spokane State Park is located 30 miles northeast of the City of Spokane at the end of State Route 206. Go north of Spokane on Hwy 2, turn right on SR206, drive approximately 15 miles to park.

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.