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Welcome to Skamania County, featuring some of the most scenic and diverse landscape in the world.  Located in southwestern Washington, Skamania County extends from the northern shores of the Columbia River, through the forested ridges and ravines of the Cascade Mountains, north beyond Mount St. Helens, and east to the flanks of Mt. Adams. 

Skamania County consists of 1,672 square miles that includes the Gifford Pinchot National Forest, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, and Mt. St. Helens National Volcanic Monument. 80% of the County is National Forest. The County was established in 1854, one of the first counties in the state. It operates under the laws of the State of Washington with a Commission form of government. The County is a general purpose government and provides public safety, road improvement, parks and recreation, judicial administration, health and social services and general administration.

There are eleven elected officials: three County Commissioners, an Assessor, an Auditor, a County Clerk, a District Court Judge, a Prosecuting Attorney, a Sheriff, a Superior Court Judge and a Treasurer. The County population is approximately 11,000, spread throughout the communities of Washougal, Stevenson, Carson, Stabler, Home Valley, Mill A, Willard and Underwood.

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News

 

In observance of Labor Day all Skamania County Offices

will be closed on Monday, September 7th

Regular office hours will resume on Tuesday, September 8th

 

 

 

Letter in support of HR2647 - Resilient Federal Forest Act (07/08/15)

Summer Highway Maintenance Notification 2015 (07/01/15)

Notice:  Skamania Co. Proposed 2015 Title III Projects & Public Hearing (06/24/15)

Letter to Senator Cantwell: Forest Health and Wildfire Danger (06/17/15)

Burn Restrictions to Take Effect June 10, 2015  (06/08/15)

2015 Final Budget  (12/17/14)

Resolution 2014-69:  Declaring an Emergency in Skamania County

SR 14 Closure between 1st street and Frank Johns rd. Sept. 1 (Postponed)
(Work will be rescheduled at a later date)  Updated 9/1/15

Notice of Continuing Public Hearing for Resolution 2015-36 (08/27/15)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Facility Locations Mail Service

Courthouse & Sheriff's Office
PO BOX 790
240 NW Vancouver Ave.
Stevenson, WA 98648
 
Courthouse Annex
PO BOX 1009
170 NW Vancouver Ave.
Stevenson, WA 98648
 
Hegewald Center
PO BOX 369
710 SW Rock Creek Dr.
Stevenson,WA 98648
 

Phone Numbers

West County
360.837.2888
 
Central County
509.427.2888
 
East County
509.538.2888