February 27, 2014
Ruts made by wagons, cattle, and people descend the north side of the Columbia/Klickitat Hills. They mark the old wagon road built in 1856 to serve Fort Simcoe and the Yakima Valley beyond it. Dennis Birney of the Klickitat County Historical Society will present photos and the story of the early road at the Original Wasco County Courthouse Saturday, March 1, at 1:30 p.m. Contributed photo
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Dennis Birney of the Klickitat County Historical Society in Goldendale will present pictures and the history of the first north-south wagon road through Klickitat County Saturday, March 1, at the Original Wasco County Courthouse, 410 W. 2nd Place, The Dalles. This is the program that was postponed because of snow earlier in February.