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The Forest Learning Center

Hwy. 504, milepost 33, Hwy. 504, milepost 33, Castle Rock, WA 98649
+1 360-414-3439
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We stopped here first and were not disappointed. Yes it's another museum and reading but there is a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Nikki F
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Raymond, Washington
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On the way back down...

This center is done by the Weyerhaeuser corporation and offers elk viewing as well as number of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rebecca B
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Eugene, Oregon
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A museum chronicling the effect of the Mount St. Helen's eruption on the neighboring trees and plantlife.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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Hwy. 504, milepost 33, Hwy. 504, milepost 33, Castle Rock, WA 98649
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+1 360-414-3439

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped here first and were not disappointed. Yes it's another museum and reading but there is a play center outside! This is a great place to let off some energy and still enjoy the mountain view!

Thank Nikki F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This center is done by the Weyerhaeuser corporation and offers elk viewing as well as number of displays, videos, and well stocked gift shop. I loved the information that added to my knowledge of the mountain. You can see what the Weyerhaeuser corporation has done...More

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great stop. We were there for only about 20 min and learned a lot. Great views of Mount St Helens too.

Thank Debbie T
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped as it was another point on way to Johnston Ridge Visitor's Center that informs and sells Weyerhauser's view of forest management. Great insights into a very large industry and how it coped with Mt St Helen's eruption! Would recommend a minimum of one...More

Thank RJourn
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Lots of informative exhibits and interactive activities for kids as well as adults. Elk can be viewed many days.

Thank redclayhill
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Seeing the devastation of the mountain and the job being gone on reforestation. A great short movie.

Thank Robert Z
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Stopped here with the wife on the way to Mt. St. Helens. They have some good exhibits on the local history of the area. Also, many exhibits on the limber industry. As long as you can separate the truth from the propaganda you will be...More

Thank bcreff
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Or in our case, yhe fog! What are you going to do? It's Washington! We caught glimpses of the Toutle River!

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 22 July 2016

This visitor centre is funded by the logging industry, but don't hold that against it - it is probably the most accessible and interesting one for most families, with great displays of wildlife and the volcano impacts, film of the 1980 event that only lasts...More

Thank IMUK
Reviewed 14 July 2016

On the drive up to the Mt St. Helens Information Centre, you can stop off and see the views of the volcano and the river valley. The museum is interesting and if you want to pay for a scenic helicopter ride around Mt St. Helens...More

Thank mikeadey72
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