Horse Heaven Hills LbNA # 12469
|Placed Date||Nov 29 2004|
|Location||Kennewick/ Umitilla, WA|
|Last Update||Aug 13 2013|
Status: Looks good 5/30/2005, watch out for black widow spiders
Terrain: near the road
Distance of walk: 20ft
Wheel chair friendly: No
The Horse Heaven Hills cover more than 600,000 acres, running about 60 miles, east to west, by about 22 miles, north to south. Covering from the Wallula Gap to Kiona and to Wood Gulch near Roosevelt. Wild horse used to run free in these hills.
The Horse Heaven Hills are primarily known for dry-land wheat farming, but beginning in the mid 1980’s vineyards have gained in prominence.
Getting you close:
From Kennewick, trek south, exiting 395/82 where ‘Locust’ gather, go East then South. Fly past Bat_man. The road you are on came ‘Bofer’ the express.
From Umatilla, travel 395/82 N, exiting a ‘Coffin’ to ‘Bofer’ you go passed ‘Beck’
Go 250 yards south of 8%. Look between the 5th & 6th member of the east guard of wood and steel. Their dog sleeps on the spot.