Eagle Creek Overlook Group Site is set on a forested bluff above the Columbia River, providing an ideal setting for family gatherings and group events. Developed by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in the 1930s as a place to view construction of the Bonneville Dam, this site features CCC masonry and offers expansive views of the Columbia River and mountains rising from the gorge. Electric hookups are not available Parking in the Eagle Creek Recreation Area requires a valid Recreation Pass; day passes are available on site, or annual passes can be purchased in Cascade Locks Noise from I-84 and railroad tracks can be an issue Visitors are required to do some minimal cleaning before leaving, including sweeping the shelter, leaving grounds free of litter, placing garbage in proper receptacles, raking areas around campsites, extinguishing all fires, cleaning sinks and toilets if needed, and cleaning table tops Store food properly so not to attract wildlife <a href=”http://www.fs.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsinternet/!ut/p/c5/04_SB8K8xLLM9MSSzPy8xBz9CP0os3gjAwhwtDDw9_AI8_MNNYSKAOUjMeXDfAxg8vh1h4Psw68fJG-AAzga6Pt55Oem6hfkRhhkmTgqAgCHNFDO/dl3/d3/L2dJQSEvUUt3QS9ZQnZ3LzZfMjAwMDAwMDBBODBPSEhWTjBNMDAwMDAwMDA!/?ss=110622&navtype=forestBean&navid=091000000000000&pnavid=null&cid=null&ttype=main&pname=Columbia%20River%20Gorge%20National%20Scenic%20Area%20-%20Home/”>Click here for more information about Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Don’t Move Firewood: Please protect Pacific Northwest forests by preventing the spread of invasive species. Firewood can carry insects and diseases that can threaten the health of our western forests. You can make a difference by obtaining and burning your firewood near your camping destination. Visit Dontmovefirewood.org for further information.
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