Cowlitz County is home to approximately 94,000 residents, roughly 56 percent of whom live in the incorporated cities of Castle Rock, Kelso, Longview, Kalama, and Woodland. While Mount St. Helens is the centerpiece, Cowlitz County and the surrounding area are loaded with recreational and cultural opportunities.
Bike or hike on the side of an active volcano. Fish for steelhead, salmon, and trout. Test your golf game on one of three outstanding courses. Or simply soak up the rich local history.