Fairfax Forest Reserve Road East (CRP 5861)

What’s Happening

Engineering: We are planning repairs and replacements of 2 miles of Fairfax Forest Reserve Road East between Poch Creek and the Mount Rainier National Park Carbon River Entrance. Improvements being considered include:

  • Installing guardrail.
  • Upsizing 5 existing culverts.
  • Adding 2 new culverts.
  • Resurfacing the existing road.

Land:  All work will be on National Forest and National Parks land or County road right of way. 

Survey:  County staff will be gathering field data of the project area.

  Contact Information

Darin S. Cavanagh, P.E.
Design Supervisor
Phone: (253) 798-2284

2702 S 42nd Street, Suite 109
Tacoma, WA 98409

Project Timeline

August 2018 to Spring 2024: Gathering of field data, design engineering, environmental permitting.

Summers 2024 and 2025: Construction.

Project Photos

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Image of the project.