• Wanapum Dam Overlook

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Project Highlights:

  • New scenic viewpoint looking over the Wanapum Reservoir
  • New parking lot
  • Improved ADA access
  • Picnic tables
  • Improvements to the viewing platform
Wanapum Overlook and Signage

Project Summary

Client: Grant County Public Utility District
Location: Grant County, WA
Services Provided:
  • Civil Engineering
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Land Surveying
  • Construction Management & Inspection
 
The Wanapum Dam Overlook is a scenic viewing area perched above the Wanapum Reservoir with views of the dam and surrounding mountains. To meet current standards, a variety of improvements were designed and constructed.
 
The project improvements included ADA upgrades, an improved viewing platform with binoculars, interpretive signage panels, picnic tables, gates, and a restroom facility. The existing asphalt access road and parking lot were repaired as well.
 
MacKay Sposito generate the construction and permitting documents, specifications, and cost estimates. We also assisted Grant County PUD with bidding and permitting and oversaw construction and completion of the project.