Chehalis
Wildlife Area Location

CONTACT INFORMATION
Jim Gerchak
Manager
4686 Wishkah Road
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 533-5676
(360) 538-2975 fax

 
Wildlife Areas
Chehalis Wildlife Area
Hoxit Unit
The 80-acre Hoxit unit is located 1.5 miles south of Porter and is maintained for winter waterfowl habitat.
Viewing Opportunities

Birds

  • Birds of Prey
  • Eagles
  • Songbirds
  • Upland Birds
  • Wading Birds
  • Waterfowl
  • Mammals

  • Bear
  • Deer
  • Elk
  • Small Mammals
  • Other

  • Butterflies
  • Reptiles/Amphibians
  • Wildflowers
  • How to Get Here
    Access Site #1
    Driving Directions
    From Elma drive 7.8 miles South on Hwy 12. From Oakville drive 6.2 miles North on Hwy 12.
    Parking/Restroom Information
    Unimproved parking area. No restrooms.
    Unique Features
    Ongoing wetland restoration and waterfowl enhancement project at this site. Foot access to Chehalis River. Popular waterfowl location with good birding opportunities.
    Other Information
    No overnight camping or parking.
     
       OTHER INFORMATION
    Chehalis Wildlife Area Management Plan
    Wildlife Area Habitat Conservation Plans
    Weekender Report
    Wildlife Viewing Guides
    Accessing Washington's Outdoors
    Find a Water Access Site
       MAPPING
    GoHunt - Interactive Mapping
       OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES
    • Bird watching
    • Fishing
    • Hiking
    • Hunting
    • Wildlife viewing
     

    If you are Hunting or Fishing, remember to check all current regulations.

    Activities may include restrictions or require permits. Please see Public Conduct Rules for more information.