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Cowlitz River Lodge

13069 U.S. Hwy 12
Packwood, WA
(360) 494-4444

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Cowlitz River LodgeCowlitz River Lodge
("The Place with the Elk "), is the perfect headquarters for travelers interested in the St. Helens National Volcanic Monument. Hiking, nature tours, and photography opportunities will surround you. This is a great location for the sports enthusiast. Stop over on your way to White Pass for excellent skiing or while enroute to Yakima and eastern Washington.

Elk in the front yard of the Cowlitz River LodgeCowlitz River Lodge Facilities:

Cowlitz River Lodge Facilities:

Each of the Cowlitz River Lodge's 31 rooms is designed for maximum comfort with air conditioning, telephone, and satellite TV. 
The wonders of nature are all around you: Watch deer and elk graze in the meadow from the comfort of your room, or the spectacular lobby area with large fireplace.


Picture of a room at the Cowlitz River Lodge in Packwood, WA


New this year,
we have a soothing sauna!



Cowlitz River Lodge will be happy to provide restaurant information for you as well as suggest special day trips and sights.

Laundry facilities are also available for guests.

Great room with cozy fireplace in the Cowlitz River Lodge


Meeting room (in a separate building) at the Cowlitz River Lodge.

A spacious meeting room, in its own building, with seating capacity of 60 is available for retreats, business, or other activities. Musical performers are also welcome.

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Directions and Map:

Cowlitz River Lodge is located on Highway 12 in Packwood, Washington (20 miles west of White Pass).

Map of how to get to Cowlitz River Lodge on Hwy 12 in Packwood, Washington

A Alder Dam Viewpoint
B Nisqually Entrance, Mt Rainier National Park
C Longmire National Park Inn, Ranger Station and Museum
D Paradise Visitors Center, Ranger Station and Paradise Inn
E Sunrise Visitors Center and Ranger Station
F Ohanapocesh
G Miners Car Monument
H Crater House Restaurant
I Mt. St. Helens Visitors Center
 J Mt. Rainier Viewpoint

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Contact Us / Reservations:

For reservations, rates, and availability, please contact us at

Toll free:  1-888-305-2185
Phone:       (360) 494-4444
Fax:          (360) 494-2075
Email:       cowlitz000@centurytel.net

Cowlitz River Lodge
13069 U.S. Hwy 12
Packwood, WA 98361

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Summer Rates*:  May 16 - Sept. 30,  (Single or Double Occupancy)

1 Queen bed.......$80.00 + $7.84 tax
2 Queen beds.....$90.00 + $8.82 tax
1 King bed .........$100.00 + $9.80 tax

9.8% tax
$5.00 for each extra person
over 9 yrs. of age

Summer Discounts:  Senior or Military (with ID).

Winter Rates*:  Oct. 1 - May 14
(Single or Double Occupancy)

1 Queen bed.......$65.00 + $6.37 tax
2 Queen beds.....$75.00 + $7.35 tax
1 King bed...........$85.00 + t$8.33 ax

9.8% tax
$5.00 for each extra person
over 9 yrs. of age.

Winter Discounts:  Military (with ID)

  Special Winter Holiday Rates*:
Same as Summer Rates

Thanksgiving Weekend
Christmas Break
New Years Eve and Day
President's Weekend

Discounts:  Senior or Military (with ID).

*Rates subject to change

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Cowlitz River Lodge accepts most major credit cards.

Call us today to help you plan your next high country adventure!

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