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Beacon Rock

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About Beacon Rock:

Beacon Rock is a basaltic andesite volcanic neck or plug. The ice-age floods through the Columbia River Gorger eroded the softer material away, leaving what was once the core of an ancient volcano. --USGS CASCADES VOLCANO OBSERVATORY VANCOUVER, WASHINGTON The rock climbing area of Beacon Rock is closed between February and July for nesting raptors.
Nearest town or city: Vancouver
Directions: FROM VANCOUVER WA: 35 miles east of Vancouver, Washington follow Highway 14, which can be long and winding. Beacon Rock and the park entrance are located at mile post 35. FROM PORLAND OR: Take 84 East to Bridge Of The Gods (toll), make left once in WA, drive 1 mile to park. Parking is now free.
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Camping: Pay
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Forum Discussions (6 posts)

  Subject Author Replies Last Post
With Replies $50 - Retrieve an item! Zuerrokk 4 Jan 10 2010, 8:12 PM
With Replies Climbing shoes found! nb_boarder16 2 Aug 26 2008, 9:10 PM
With Replies Don't bang pins at Beacon Rock areyoumydude 32 Aug 26 2004, 4:50 AM
With Replies ALL of Beacon closed right now? katydid 2 Jun 23 2004, 12:19 AM
With Replies Slings, Slings and more slings mugnyte 1 Mar 19 2004, 12:11 AM
With Replies East Face Routes? mugnyte 3 Nov 26 2002, 8:14 PM