Vantage, Washington: Wild Stallion Sculptures

Metal silhouettes of wild horses appear to stampede along the ridge above the Columbia River.
Address:
I-90, Vantage, WA
Directions:
I-90 eastbound, about 1.5 miles past the Vantage Bridge. Follow the brown attraction sign "Wild Horses Monument."
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Wild ponies. Wild Horse Monument

Amazing from the distance and also cool up close. Quite a hike up the hill. Hot, dry, and the loose gravel makes it hairy coming down. I drove around the hill hoping for an easier way up and found a trail that was a little easier -- but still a bear. Too bad vandals decided to "tag" the ponies.

[Connie from Seattle, 08/18/2013]
Wild ponies. Wild Horses Monument

Great spot to stop and have a picnic, hike the cliffs, enjoy the scenic view of the Columbia River and the Vantage Bridge. No shade, no trash cans, no restrooms, cul-de-sac turn around for RVs and trailers.

Easy hike for an up-close greeting of the 200-foot-long line of 15 wild horse sculptures on top of a cliff recreating the Great Spirit. Titled "Grandfather Cuts Loose the Ponies." The creation of David Govedare of Chewelah, Washington.

[Michelle M Tucker, 07/06/2013]
Wild stallions. Wild Stallion Sculptures

Looks real from afar. Beautiful view from up there.

[Adrienne Carlson, 06/19/2013]
Wild Horses

I have been here three times, in 1984, 2000, and 2012. This time I was able to climb the hill that the horses are on. Easy climb, but be careful when coming down because of loose rocks. I spent about 40 minutes on top. I was just wowed about how big and great the horses are when you get there. This is a must stop and see attraction, whether you go all the way up or not.

[Troy N. Houghtaling Sr, 08/08/2012]
Stallion cutouts. Wild Stallion Sculptures

The climb to the Wild Stallion Sculptures is not difficult, and the pay off is fantastic! Please don't leave "your mark" on the horses. It is painfully tacky!

[Snave, 07/11/2011]

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