Johns River
Wildlife Area Location

Jim Gerchak
4686 Wishkah Road
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 533-5676
(360) 538-2975 fax

Wildlife Areas
Johns River Wildlife Area
Ocean Shores Airport Unit
The Ocean Shores Airport unit is 185 acres located on the east side of the Ocean Shores Peninsula of Grays Harbor in Grays Harbor County. It is maintained in a natural state and managed for hunting opportunities.
Viewing Opportunities


  • Birds of Prey
  • Eagles
  • Shorebirds
  • Songbirds
  • Wading Birds
  • Waterfowl
  • Mammals

  • Deer
  • Small Mammals
  • Other

  • Reptiles/Amphibians
  • How to Get Here
    Access Site #1
    Driving Directions
    This area is located between the Ocean Shores airport and Grays Harbor. From Ocean Shores follow signs to airport and park in visitor parking area. Sign with instructions and rules for traveling to wildlife area is in parking lot.
    Parking/Restroom Information
    Improved parking Restrooms.
    Unique Features
    This area is a popular waterfowl hunting spot. It is also offers excellent year round birding opportunities. Spring and fall migrations are best described as spectacular.
    Other Information
    No over night camping or parking. Site is accessed through the Ocean Shores airport. Read and follow instructions posted in parking area.
    Wildlife Area Habitat Conservation Plans
    Weekender Report
    Wildlife Viewing Guides
    Accessing Washington's Outdoors
    Find a Water Access Site
    GoHunt - Interactive Mapping
    Green Dot Maps
    No activities currently listed for this Unit.

    If you are Hunting or Fishing, remember to check all current regulations.

    Activities may include restrictions or require permits. Please see Public Conduct Rules for more information.