- Located between Murdock, WA
- State Parks
Doug's Beach State Park is a 400-acre, undeveloped day-use park on the Columbia River. This is one of the premier windsurfing sites in the Columbia Gorge and is rated for advanced sailors. Parking is along the south side of SR 14. There is a pedestrian walkway behind the vehicle-parking area, fenced from passing trains. Visitors access the beach down a paved path with railroad-crossing arms and signals.A vehicle parking permit is no longer required for day visits.
Hours + Fees
Summer: 6:30 a.m. to dusk.Winter: 8 a.m. to dusk.
Map + Directions
Located between Murdock, Wash., and Lyle, Wash.From Oregon:On I-84, take exit #87 at The Dalles. Drive north on US 197 over the Columbia River about three miles to the SR 14 junction, then head west about five miles. The park is located on SR 14.
From Washington:Travel east on SR 14 from Vancouver,WA. The park is about three miles east of the town of Lyle.
Traveling west:On SR 14 from US 97 or I-82 near the Tri-Cities, drive about five miles past the US 197 junction. The park is located near milepost-78 on SR 14.