Welcome

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.

For more information about our dynamic county and rich history, please click here.

News

Updated: Drano Lake Cyanobacteria click here  Cyanobacteria faqs click here

Public Hearing Notice for Supplemental Budget #4 for 2019

Continued Public Hearing Metropolitan Park District

Amended Notice

Metropolitan Park District Continued Public Meeting

SR14/Wind River Intersection project and camera

Applications requested to serve on Civil Service Commission click here

UPDATE: The Underwood Transfer Station will be open this weekend.

Public Hearing: Proposed Metropolitan Park District (Updated 8.22.19)

Burn Ban

Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is undergoing a planning process to renovate the main park entrance at Beacon Rock State Park and are seeking community feedback.  Project Details:  click here  Survey:  click here

Resolution 2018-52 Establishing legal holidays for 2019

Landowner Handbook click here

Shoreline Master Program Information

Air Quality Monitor  https://www.purpleair.com/map?#12/45.6915/-121.8925

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

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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