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Riverside State Park Trail Map Released

Spokane, Wash.  Last month, the Riverside State Park Foundation proudly released the most complete and comprehensive trail map for Washington’s largest state park. Considering Riverside State Park occupies 9,194 acres along the Spokane and Little Spokane rivers, the demand for an accurate and thorough map has been enormous in recent years. The 18” x 24” …

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Hike Deep Creek Canyon in Riverside State Park and Learn about Ice Age Floods Story

Saturday, September 14, geologist, Michael Hamilton, will lead you through Deep Creek Canyon off of the Spokane River.  It has some very interesting Flood features as well as an outcrop of a Miocene lake bed bottom full of fossils from an ancient forest.  This four (4) mile hike requires climbing over some rocks and is …

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Hiking along the shore of Stevens Lake. Photo: Skye Schillhammer

Riverside State Park—Wednesdays in the Woods

Experience the great outdoors on the edge of the city while enjoying live music, educational presentations, and entertaining programs at Riverside State Park. REI and the Riverside State Park Foundation are sponsoring another season of “Wednesdays in the Woods,” a series of free programs at the Bowl & Pitcher in Riverside State Park. The series …

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Photo of the Spokane River by Holly Weiler.

Riverside State Park Military Cemetery Loop

From the military cemetery near Fort George Wright and Spokane Falls Community College, begin this hike by walking east on the Centennial Trail. The trail quickly leaves the road noise behind and enters the forest, allowing visitors to forget that they’re merely a few miles from downtown. The Spokane River is far below, and SFCC’s …

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Public Meeting to Discuss Riverside State Park Recreation Planning (June 25)

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission invites the public to a workshop to discuss several management planning topics for Riverside State Park in Spokane County. The meeting is scheduled for 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, June 25, at Lakeside Middle School Auditorium,  6169 Highway 291, Nine Mile Falls. (Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/kPP5E). State Parks staff will present key …

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