Mount Saint Helens
Wildlife Area Location

Daren Hauswald
2108 Grand Boulevard
Vancouver, WA 98661
(360) 906-6756

Wildlife Areas
Mount Saint Helens Wildlife Area
Abernathy Creek Unit
The Abernathy Creek unit is 138 acres managed for riparian and upland forest habitat and fishing access. It is located on Abernathy Creek near the Columbia River.
Viewing Opportunities


  • Birds of Prey
  • Eagles
  • Songbirds
  • Other

  • Spawning Salmon
  • How to Get Here
    Access Site #1
    Driving Directions
    West on SR 4 from Longview approx 10 miles, north on Abernathy Creek Road 0.1 miles, first road on left.
    Parking/Restroom Information
    Park at pullout by the gate.
    Other Information
    Access site is closed and gated due to past frequent vandalism on the site. Walk in only.
    Unique Features
    Chum salmon spawning in this reach of the stream.
    Other Information
    Access site is walk-in only.
    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
    • Bird watching
    • Fishing
    • Hiking
    • Wildlife viewing

    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.