Maryhill State Park RV & Campground Guide

Washington

Maryhill State Park

is backed by golden hills and is fronted by the mighty Columbia River, and it's all a quick drive from the community of Maryhill, Washington. The city of Goldendale is about 12 miles north of the state park, and it is approximately 27 miles from Lyle. The 89 acres of Maryhill State Park are filled with a lot of adventure and wildlife. Travelers enjoy the natural beauty and cultural history. When visiting, you'll have an opportunity to enjoy the mild temperatures throughout most of the year.

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Weather
Spring 35-75 F
Summer 51-93 F
Fall 35-83 F
Winter 30-50 F
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RV Resorts & Campsites in Maryhill State Park

Whether you visit Maryhill State Park in the summer or winter, an RV makes a convenient home base, and it will keep you comfortable in any outside temperature. Consider renting one from RVshare.com, where you can select the size that fits your family's needs. 

Maryhill State Park

Maryhill State Park offers 20 standard campsites and two primitive sites. The campground can accommodate RVs up to 60 feet long. There are plenty of activities to occupy your time, including horseshoe pits and train watching.

  • Water hookup: Yes
  • Electrical hookup: Yes
  • Sewer hookup: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: No
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Other amenities: RV dump station, restrooms, showers

Peach Beach RV Park

Peach Beach RV Park is located on the beautiful Columbia River in the Columbia River Gorge in south-central Washington and right next door to the state park. This privately owned campground is surrounded by the fragrance of peaches coming from the many orchards surrounding it. There are well over 80 RV and tent sites available at this location. Popular activities include windsurfing, boating, biking, swimming, and wine tasting.

  • Water hookup: Yes
  • Electrical hookup: Yes
  • Sewer hookup: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Other amenities: Dump station, restrooms, showers

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What to Do at
Maryhill State Park

Inside Maryhill State Park

Maryhill offers a variety of water sport activities such as a watercraft launch, water skiing, and boating. There is a 216-foot dock where anglers can try their luck in catching some freshwater fish or tie off their boat in between uses. You can go swimming in the shallows of the river as well. There are two picnic shelters with two tables each that can be reserved for picnics. Other activities featured inside the state park are beach exploration, bird-watching, wildlife viewing, sailboarding, and so much more. 

Outside Maryhill State Park

After you have seen and done everything there is to do inside the state park, you’ll have an opportunity to explore what is outside of it. The community of Maryhill has a few interesting places to explore, but for the most part, you’ll find more to do and see in Goldendale. Both cities have plenty to keep the family busy, though. 

Restaurants

Ayutla’s Family Mexican Restaurant

In Goldendale, just a 17-minute drive from Maryhill State Park, is Ayutla’s Family Mexican Restaurant that features favorites such as salads, dips, and more. Popular menu items include enchiladas, tacos, Spanish rice, and tostadas.

Type: Mexican

Location: 630 E Silmcoe Dr, Goldendale, WA 98620

Town House Café

The café is a family-style restaurant serving homemade foods prepared by the owners. They serve a variety of breakfast and lunch dishes such as pigs in a blanket, chicken-fried pork steak, pancakes, and a hot roast beef with cheddar sandwich. 

Type: American

Location: 1040 E Broadway St, Goldendale, WA 98620

Bake My Day Café

Fresh baked goods and homestyle cooking are served at the Bake My Day Café. Menu favorites include caramel apple pancakes, blueberry muffins, the cowboy burger, and the chicken bacon Swiss combo. Some menu items are gluten-free, vegan, and keto for those who have sensitivities or who are on a special diet. 

Type: American

Location: 119 E Main St, Goldendale, WA 98620

Pete’s Pizza Pub

At Pete’s Pizza Pub, you can drink some wine or a growler of craft beer while eating a slice of pizza or another menu item. The pub serves a variety of salads with some keto availability. They offer gluten-free crust for those who have sensitivities.

Type: Italian

Location: 304 E Main St, Goldendale, WA 98620

Simcoe Café

The café serves up tasty comfort foods, homemade soups, salads, and more. Favorite menu items include grilled chicken salad, jalapeno poppers, a burger, and chicken-fried steak.

Type: Mexican, American

Location: 123 W Main St, Goldendale, WA 98620

Shopping

Wild Daffodil Sewing

Did your favorite outfit rip at the seams while you’re on vacation? Don’t worry; you can drop it off at Wild Daffodil Sewing. They do alterations and mending and will even teach you how to sew, knit, and do crafts.

Location: 120 W Main St, Goldendale, WA 98620

Easy Outlaw Skate Shop

Easy Outlaw Skate Shop is an excellent place to skate indoors and outdoors. You can even purchase skating accessories, clothing, shoes, and more at this shop. There are air hockey tables and a pool table for your entertainment.

Location: 616 NE 2nd St, Goldendale, WA 98620

Maryhill Fruit Stand & Orchard

Maryhill Fruit Stand & Orchard provides locally grown fruits and vegetables. It is a great way to add some fresh food to your campground meals.

Location: 1 Highway 97, Goldendale, WA 98620

Goldendale Center Place Market

Goldendale Center Place Market is the closest grocery market to the state park. Restock your RV's refrigerator with a variety of fresh foods or a few items for your evening meal.

Location: 622 E Broadway St, Goldendale, WA 98620

Aimee’s Attic Consignment

There is always a hidden treasure that you can find at this consignment shop. Popular items include knickknacks, tools, jewelry, household décor, and more. 

Location: 100 E Main St, Goldendale, WA 98620

Sightseeing

Stonehenge WWI Memorial

The Stonehenge WWI Memorial is free to explore, and each year, a memorial is held for the 14 men honored here. The memorial is a monument to heroism and peace.

Location: 97 Stonehenge Dr, Goldendale, WA 98620

Maryhill Museum of Art

The Maryhill Museum of Art showcases a wide range of rotating and permanent exhibitions. At the museum, you will have the opportunity to explore the art, shop at the store, and eat at the café.

Location: 35 Maryhill Museum Dr, Goldendale, WA 98620

Goldendale Observatory State Park

Explore views of the sky at Goldendale Observatory State Park. There are multimedia showings and telescope viewings to observe things like the Milky Way, the Big Dipper, the Little Dipper, and more. The admission is free during regularly scheduled hours. However, if you park your car in the parking lot, there is a $10 fee for the day.

Location: 1602 Observatory Dr, Goldendale, WA 98620

Presby Mansion

Stop by the Presby Mansion and learn about the three-story, 22-room house. Some unique features of this house lie in the woodwork of the staircase, the fireplaces, and the bathroom.

Location: 127 W Broadway St, Goldendale, WA 98620

Columbia Hills Historical State Park

Columbia Hills Historical State Park offers a variety of activities for the whole family such as boating, fishing, and swimming. Other activities offered at this location include rock climbing, wildlife viewing, bird-watching, hiking trails, and more.

Location: 85 Highway 14, Lyle, WA 98635

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How to Get to
Maryhill State Park

From Maryhill, head west on Maryhill Highway toward Stonehedge Drive. After driving a short distance, you will see Maryhill State Park on the right.

From Goldendale, head west on East Allyn Street toward South Columbus Avenue; make a left and follow the road for about 3 miles. Turn right onto Goldendale Goodnoe Hills Road/Hoctor Road and then turn right to follow Highway 97 South. Follow for about 9 miles and turn left onto Maryhill Highway. Follow the signs to the state park. 

Entering Maryhill State Park

Maryhill State Park is open from 6:00 a.m. until dusk April through September and from 8:00 a.m. to dusk October through March.

One-Day Discovery Pass : $10

Per vehicle (1-4 adults)

Annual Discovery Pass : $30

Per vehicle (1-4 adults)

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