Bingen Wa Maps and Directions
Bingen Wa is a city in Klickitat County, Washington, United States. The population was 712 at the 2010 census, a 6% increase over the 2000 census.
Bingen Wa was founded by P.J. Suksdorf in 1892, and named by him for Bingen am Rhein in Germany. Bingen was officially incorporated on April 18, 1924.
The name of the town is pronounced /ˈbɪndʒən/ (bin-jen), despite the fact that its German namesake is pronounced /ˈbɪŋən/ (bing-en).
Bingen Wa Maps and Directions will get you to the gateway for many outdoor sports like windsurfing, skiing, snowmobiling, kayaking, hiking, horseback trail riding, mountain biking, and fishing and hunting in the Columbia Gorge.
Bingen Wa is located on the north side of the Columbia River gorge on Hwy 14 with one of only two Amtrak train stops between Vancouver Washington and Tri Cities Washington. Port of Klickitat at Bingen Point is a access point to the Columbia river.
Bingen Wa is located about 60 miles east of Portland, Oregon and even less from Vancouver Washington.