Seaquest State Park
|Seaquest State Park|
|Washington State Park|
|Named for: Alfred L. Seaquest|
|Elevation||600 ft (183 m) |
|Area||475 acres (192 ha)|
|Management||Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission|
|Website: Seaquest State Park|
Seaquest State Park is a publicly owned recreation area located on the western flank of Silver Lake in Cowlitz County, Washington. The 475-acre (192 ha) state park is home to the Mount St. Helens Visitor Center, which offers displays on the Mount St. Helens volcanic eruption of 1980. Mount St. Helens itself is approximately 44 miles (71 km) east of the park.
Activities and amenities
Park activities include picnicking, camping, hiking on 7 miles (11 km) of trails (including 1 mile (1.6 km) of ADA-accessible trail), birdwatching, and horseshoes. The park's campground has standard, partial, and full hookup campsites. The park offers over 1 mile (1.6 km) of shoreline on Silver Lake, a shallow wetland lake known for its wetlands trail, boat launch, and fishing.
- "Seaquest State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
- "Seaquest State Park". Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission. Retrieved February 11, 2016.
- "Mount St. Helens Visitor Center". Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission. Retrieved February 11, 2016.
- "Silver Lake". Fishing & Shellfishing. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. Retrieved February 11, 2016.
- Seaquest State Park Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission
- Seaquest State Park Map Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission
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