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Scatter Creek
Wildlife Area Location

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

 
For more information on
Wildlife Areas, please contact
the WDFW Wildlife Program.

Phone: 360-902-2515
E-mail: wildthing@dfw.wa.gov

 

Parking Information
A Discover Pass or
Vehicle Access Pass
is REQUIRED
on ALL WDFW Lands

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Wildlife Areas
 Index of Wildlife Areas and Units 

Scatter Creek Wildlife Area
Black River Unit
The 109-acre Black River parcel is located 1.5 miles north of Rochester in Thurston County. The property provides habitat for upland birds including pheasant, grouse and occasionally wild turkey, and provides fishing opportunity. Habitat for waterfowl and migratory birds is also present.
Viewing Opportunities

Birds

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

  • Deer
  • Small Mammals
  • Other

  • Reptiles/Amphibians
  • How to Get Here
    Access Site #1
    Driving Directions
    From Southbound on I-5 1: From I-5 Southbound, Take the WA-121 N exit, Exit 95, toward Littlerock/ Maytown, go 0.2 miles. 2. Take the ramp toward Littlerock and merge onto Maytown Rd SW, go 2.9 miles. 3. Maytown Rd SW becomes 128th Ave SW, go 0.8 miles. 4. Turn Left onto Mima Rd SW. go 3.1 miles. 5. Turn Slight right onto Gate Rd SW, go 2.2 miles. 6. End at Parking Area on left side of road. From Northbound on I-5 1: From I-5 Northbound, Take the WA-121 N exit, Exit 95, toward Littlerock/ Maytown, go 0.2 miles. 2. Take the ramp toward Littlerock and merge onto Maytown Rd SW, go 2.9 miles. 3. Maytown Rd SW becomes 128th Ave SW, go 0.8 miles. 4. Turn Left onto Mima Rd SW. go 3.1 miles. 5. Turn Slight right onto Gate Rd SW, go 2.2 miles. 6. End at Parking Area on left side of road.
    Parking/Restroom Information
    Parking Area for approximately 8 vehicles. No restroom facilities.
    Unique Features
    Unique sedge meadow. Rough cut trail goes from parking area to the river.
     
    The Discover Pass - Your ticket to Washington's great outdoors
    A Discover Pass or WDFW Vehicle Access Pass is required on all WDFW lands.
    Learn more at
    DiscoverPass.wa.gov
       OTHER INFORMATION
    Scatter Creek 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
    No activities currently listed for this Unit.
     

    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.