Clark County

Overview

Clark County is rich in history. Lewis and Clark arrived in 1805. Some 20 years later Fort Vancouver was established by the British Hudson’s Bay Company. Clark County’s relationship to rivers – The Lewis and the Columbia – has always played an important roll in the region. Clark County is the oldest county in Washington state.

Tell your story about Clark County

There is so much to explore in Washington State. Help us discover all that makes our state so beautiful.

 

 Topic Areas:

  • Share your favorite story about Clark County
  • Destinations
  • Roadside attractions
  • Events/Festivals
  • Recreational activities
  • History

Cities:

Hiking Moulton Falls

Hiking Moulton Falls

East Fork Lewis River Moulton Falls is a hidden gem in southern Washington, nestled in the woods just outside of Battle Ground in Clark County. Clocking in at just about a 45 minute drive from the Vancouver and Portland area, it’s close enough to be an easy post-work...

A Day in Downtown Vancouver, Washington

A Day in Downtown Vancouver, Washington

Vancouver, Washington is just across the bridge from Portland, Oregon and is one of the most underrated towns in the Pacific Northwest. In recent years, it’s grown from a sleepy, smaller town to a destination in its own right. With all the tap rooms, breweries,...

Why We Love Vancouver

Why We Love Vancouver

Vancouver Washington is a city with about 175,000 residents, and it’s growing quickly. A family-friendly city with a unique style, Vancouver was voted one of “Livability.com’s Top 10 Staycation Cities” in 2011. So, what's so great about it? Close to Mt. St. Helens and...