Squak Mountain – 1991

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 acquisition is for the 50 acres located to the south of Squak Mountain State Park and one-half section of land to the west, all in King County. Part of the regional plan for local and state park lands in Issaquah Alps/ Mountains-to-Sound Greenway region, just east of the Seattle-Bellevue metropolitan area.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: State Parks Category: State Parks WWRP Grant: $288,033.68 Applicant Match: $0.00 Project Type: Acquisition County: King Legislative District: 5 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 91-804

Location Details

Road access to section 9 is off the May Valley Rd., approximately 200 feet west of developed park entrance.

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.