Observation Site: Palisades

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

The Palisades are a rock formation of dacite columns. There are interpretive signs at this scenic view point. There was a view of Mt. Rainier but the trees have grown taller blocking the view.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 05/08/2018: Open
Fees No fee
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Randle, WA; Packwood, WA
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Cowlitz Valley Ranger District

General Information

Directions:

From Packwood, WA head east on Highway 12 for 10 miles. 


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Activities


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Highlights

Location

 
  Latitude : 
46.6841

  Longitude : 
-121.548076

  Elevation : 
2500

 

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