Cascade Peaks Interpretive Station

Area Status: Unreachable

Located northeast of the volcano near Windy Ridge, Cascade Peaks offers books, interpretive materials, snacks and drinks and visitor information. Recreation passes are available for purchase here.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Will reopen in summer, 2018.
Operational Hours: Cascade Peaks is open Thursday through Sundays from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. through the end of September.
Closest Towns: Randle, WA
Water: No
Restroom: Compost Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mount St Helens National Volcanic Monument Headquarters & Visitor Centers   

General Information


From Cougar WA take Lewis River Road east for 2.8 miles. The road then changes to Forest Road 90. Continue on Forest Road 90 for 16 miles and stay to the left on Forest Road 25, pass the Pine Creek Information Center. Drive Forest Road 25 for 25 miles to the junction of Forest Road 99. Turn left onto Forest Road 99 towards Windy Ridge. Drive approximately 11 miles to Cascade Peaks.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


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