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the Wildlife Program.

Phone: 360-902-2515
E-mail: wildthing@dfw.wa.gov

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VanAusdale    30237  
   
Common Name: Dowan's Creek
Body of water: Bogachiel River
County: Jefferson
Latitude: 47.8724167
Longitude: -124.2980732
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Parking

Restroom

Fish Species
Find/catch these type of fish here.
  • Salmon, Chinook
  • Salmon, Coho
  • Salmon, Summer Chinook
  • Steelhead, Summer-Run
  • Steelhead, Winter-Run
  • Suckerfish, General
  • Trout, Cutthroat Coastal Resident
  • Trout, Cutthroat Coastal Searun
  • Trout, Rainbow
  • Whitefish, Mountain
 
Regional Contact Information
Region 6
48 Devonshire Road
Montesano, Washington 98563
Office Hours: Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Telephone (360) 249-4628
Fax (360) 249-1229
TeamMontesano@dfw.wa.gov

 

 
 
Driving Directions:
Dowans Road, Forks: South from Forks 7.6 mi on Hwy 101, east on Dowan's Rd 2.5 mi to access on left.
 
Other Information:
Flooding moved river away from ramp, unuseable for launching of boats, bank fishing only, walk in access.
Camping: No
Gated: No
Restrooms: Yes
Boat Launch Available: Yes
Launch Type: 10' Concrete
Dates Open:
Year-round
Motorized Boats Allowed: Yes
   
SEC: 6
Township: 27N
Range: 12W