Peshastin Pinnacles

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 acquisition of 42.5 acres containing unique 200-foot-high sandstone spires that tower over the Wenatchee River Valley. The area is a popular rock climbing, teaching, and practice area, long used by climbing organizations throughout the state.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: State Parks Category: State Parks WWRP Grant: $355,874.87 Applicant Match: $0.00 Project Type: Acquisition County: Chelan Legislative District: 12 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 91-806

Location Details

Located just north of State Highway 2 and about 15 miles east of Leavenworth.

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.