There is little as disappointing as going somewhere and not knowing what to do once you get there. Ours is a fairly centralized location with many opportunities for shopping, touring and information and general sightseeing. This list is not all-inclusive, but a taste of what this area offers.
"What a demonstration of power in the natural." say many upon seeing the awesome sights of Mt. St. Helens since the 1980 eruption. Ours is a great leap-off point to explore the west side of the mountain with visitor and information centers as close as one mile (1.6 km) away. Here are the distances of some of the other visitor centers and points of interest from your stop here at Brookhollow:
Cougar 50 miles (80 km)
Silver Lake 15 miles (24 km)
Hoffstadt Bluffs 37 miles (60 km)
Coldwater Lake 55 miles (90 km)
Within Kelso and her twin city Longview, there is the Cowlitz County Historical Museum two miles (3.2 km) away.
The Three Rivers Mall is only one mile (1.6 km) away.
There are also two public golf courses: Three Rivers in Kelso (approximately 5 miles (8 km) away, and Mint Valley in Longview, approximately 5 miles (8 km) away as well.
Within a 5 mile (8 km) radius, there are also a number of establishments for both fine dining and informal dining.
Portland, Oregon Whether your need is shopping for a specialized item, to pick up airplane passengers, or a night on the "big town," Portland is in easy access just 50 miles (80 km) south on Interstate 5.
Chehalis Outlet Mills For those whose passion is shopping, Chehalis offers a mall of factory outlet stores, offering clothes to housewares. Only 40 miles (64 km) north on Interstate 5.
Long Beach The longest stretch of unbroken beach at over 20 miles (30 km), Long Beach offers entertainment for the whole family with great, clean fun and attractions only 80 miles (120 km) away.
Kalama Antique Mall Looking for that one piece for your collection or that special gift? Take a look in Kalama. Only 10 miles (16 km) south.