Johns River
Wildlife Area Location

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

 
Wildlife Areas
Johns River Wildlife Area
Elk River Unit
The 41-acre Elk River unit is located along the south side of Grays Harbor, three miles south of Westport in Grays Harbor County. The focus for this unit is estuary, tide flat and salt marsh restoration.
Viewing Opportunities

Birds

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

  • Deer
  • Elk
  • Small Mammals
  • Other

  • Reptiles/Amphibians
  • How to Get Here
    Access Site #1
    Driving Directions
    This area is located near the city of Westport. It has no developed access and no established parking area.
    Parking/Restroom Information
    No established parking. No restrooms.
    Unique Features
    This area is a popular waterfowl hunting and birding location.
    Other Information
    No overnight camping or parking.
     
       OTHER INFORMATION
    Johns River 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
    • 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.