DescriptionNamed for the tribe of Native Americans who once inhabited the region, Clatskanie is near the confluence of the Columbia and Clatskanie rivers. Traditionally a center for the forest products industry, its waterways are ideal for canoeing, fishing, kayaking and windsurfing.
Clatskanie Flippin Castle National Historic Site , at 620 S.W. Tichenor St., is an Edwardian-style residence crowned with twin turrets, creating a castle-like appearance. It was built in 1900 for prominent lumber businessman Thomas Flippin and his family. The house is furnished in period and features two Italian marble fireplaces. Tours are available by appointment with at least 24-hours' notice; phone (503) 728-3608.
Visitor InfoClatskanie Chamber of Commerce 600 E. Columbia River Hwy. CLATSKANIE, OR 97016. Phone:(503)728-2502