Julia Butler Hansen Refuge
46 Steamboat Slough Rd
Cathlamet, WA 98612
Wildlife Refuge: Birding, Fish, Hike, Picnic, Walk, Water Sports
Located in southwestern Washington and northwestern Oregon, the Julia Butler Hansen Refuge was established in 1972 specifically to protect and manage the endangered Columbian white-tailed deer. The refuge contains over 5,600 acres of pastures, forested tidal swamps, brushy woodlots, marshes, and sloughs along the Columbia River in both Washington and Oregon.