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Battle Ground, a small, tight-knit suburban community located in the heart of Clark County, is home to approximately 20,000 residents. Sheltered by the Cascade Mountains to the east and the Coast Range to the west, the city encompasses nearly 3.6 square miles and is located only 16 miles from downtown Vancouver and less than 20 miles from Portland.
The city’s flourishing commercial district is located on Main Street flanked by large regional stores on one end, and smaller, locally owned stores on the other. Aditionally, Battle Ground Village, a 21 acre mixed-use space located in Southeast Battle Ground offers access to an abundance of local businesses, specialty stores, restaurants, cafes, micro-breweries, and an outdoor market. Battle Ground is also at the epicenter of the growing Clark County wine industry with three wineries and one tasting room.
Residents enjoy many community events throughout the year, such as Harvest Days in the summer, parades, street dances, and carnivals. Recreational amenities abound in and just outside of Battle Ground, and include several neighborhood parks and two nearby state parks. Battle Ground Lake State Park is made up of 280 acres of beautiful, forested land in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains with a lake of volcanic origin, considered to be a smaller version of Crater Lake in Oregon. Paradise Point State Park is an 88-acre camping park with 6,180 feet of freshwater shoreline, where residents and visitors fish, swim, bike, hike, horseback ride, and play baseball, badminton and volleyball.