The Badger Mountain Centennial Preserve protects Badger Mountain, located on the edge of Richland in Washington, provides views of the Tri-Cities as well as the Columbia and Yakima rivers. Trails are open for hiking. No motorized vehicles are allowed.For Badger Mountain Centennial Preserve and beyond, use our Richland trip itinerary builder site to get the most from your Richland vacation.
A non-profit group, Friends of Badger Mountain, worked to procure this shrub-steppe area that has most native vegetation intact and then built a trail to the summit. The 1.2 miles (1.9 km) trail rises 984 feet (300 m) above the trail head in Richland.
Badger Mountain Centennial Preserve reviews
Many trail options to hike this mountain! Well maintained and could see many wildflowers. Popular with locals, so, at times, can get quite busy, still plenty of space to enjoy your little piece of... more »
We got up early and where surprised at the number of hikers already walking down this mountain. It’s a rocky, dusty, we’ll marked trail. The views were lovely. more »
Nice quick hike. Not huge but the paths are nice and the views are good, especially around sunset.
Good hike with great views. Very popular, but not crowded. Best hiked when temperatures are below 75 F since no shade.
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