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Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (360)-753-9467 Email: Danielle_D'Auria@fws.gov Distance: 3.61 miles

Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge is located where the freshwater of the Nisqually River meets the saltwater of south Puget Sound, creating the Nisqually River Delta. The delta is a biologically-rich and diverse area that supports a variety of habitats including the estuary, freshwater wetlands and riparian woodlands. It is considered the last unspoiled major estuary in Puget Sound. The Nisqually...

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Clear Lake Reservoir National Park

4 Activites Phone: (509)-653-1401 Distance: 24.45 miles

Located on the North Fork of the Tieton River, 34 miles southwest of Naches, WA, Clear Lake Reservoir is created by Clear Creek Dam. The surface area of the reservoir is 260 acres. The rugged mountain terrain, surrounded by coniferous forests, creates magnificent scenic settings. Clear Lake is in the Wenatchee National Forest.

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Mount Skokomish Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 37.84 miles

The Mount Skokomish Wilderness now contains a total of 13,015 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1984 the Mount Skokomish Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an...

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Klondike Gold Rush - Seattle Unit National Historical Park

Rank: 256 1 Activites Phone: (206)-220-4240 Email: KLSE_ranger_activities@nps.gov Distance: 39.36 miles

So read the headlines of a Seattle newspaper on July 17, 1897, igniting dreams of easy riches in the minds of thousands as word of a rich gold strike in remote northwestern Canada spreads by telegraph across the globe. The Seattle unit of the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park preserves the story of the subsequent stampede to the Yukon gold fields and Seattle's crucial role in this event.

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Mud Mountain Dam (White River) National Park

5 Activites Phone: (360)-825-3211 Distance: 39.45 miles

Upon completion in 1948, Mud Mountain Dam was the highest rock and earth-filled dam in the world.

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Stevens Pass Greenway National Park

Phone: (509)-548-5807 Email: info@leavenworth.org Distance: 39.81 miles

Follow the thundering Skykomish River from pastoral Puget Sound through the towering peaks of the Cascade Mountains. At Stevens Pass the byway descends sharply to the fragrant pine forests and fruit orchards of the Wenatchee River Valley. Historic communities shaped by the rugged landscape share their stories and their hospitality.

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Wonder Mountain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 41.17 miles

The Wonder Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of 2,349 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1984 the Wonder Mountain Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an ...

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Lake Washington Ship Canal National Park

5 Activites Phone: (206)-789-2622 Distance: 41.94 miles

The Hiram M. Chittenden Locks is the most popular site along the Lake Washington Ship Canal. The diversity of visitors from around the world attests to its universal appeal. The project is a combination of features: two navigation locks, a spillway dam, a fish ladder, a botanical garden, a regional visitor center and gift shop.

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The Brothers Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 43.18 miles

The Brothers Wilderness now contains a total of 16,682 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1984 The Brothers Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...in...

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Mountains To Sound Greenway - I-90 National Park

Phone: (800)-544-1800 Distance: 44.14 miles

Drive east from Seattle on I-90 through pastoral valleys, lush forests and a dramatic mountain landscape. Visit historic towns and scenic spots for forest walks or challenging hikes. Cross the Cascades into a drier climate where coal mining built pioneer towns on the way to the Columbia River.

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Clearwater Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 44.79 miles

The Clearwater Wilderness now contains a total of 14,192 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1984 the Clearwater Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "....

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Mount Rainier National Park

Rank: 59 9 Activites Phone: (360)-569-2211 Email: morainfo@nps.gov Distance: 44.85 miles

Ascending to 14,410 feet above sea level, Mount Rainier stands as an icon in the Washington landscape. An active volcano, Mount Rainier is the most glaciated peak in the contiguous U.S.A., spawning six major rivers. Subalpine wildflower meadows ring the icy volcano while ancient forest cloaks Mount Rainier's lower slopes. Wildlife abounds in the park's ecosystems. A lifetime of discovery awaits.

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Glacier View Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 45.17 miles

The Glacier View Wilderness now contains a total of 3,123 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1984 the Glacier View Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of...

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Nara's Pacific Alaska Region - Seattle National Park

1 Activites Phone: (206)-336-5115 Email: seattle.archives@nara.gov Distance: 45.34 miles

Historical Research Original records NARA's Pacific Alaska Region (Seattle) has more than 30,000 cubic feet of archival holdings, among them textual documents, photographs, maps, and architectural drawings, dating from the 1850s to the 1980s. These archival holdings were created or received by the Federal courts and over 60 Federal agencies in Idaho, Oregon, and Washington. Federal law req...

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Buckhorn Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 50.91 miles

The Buckhorn Wilderness now contains a total of 44,258 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1984 the Buckhorn Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...in...

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Colonel Bob Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 52.43 miles

The Colonel Bob Wilderness now contains a total of 11,961 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1984 the Colonel Bob Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of ...

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Mount Rainier Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 53.14 miles

The Mount Rainier Wilderness now contains a total of 228,480 acres and is managed by the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1988 the Mount Rainier Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. I...

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Spirit Lake Memorial Highway National Park

Distance: 54.45 miles

Spirit Lake Memorial Highway takes travelers through land shattered by Mount St. Helens’ eruption in 1980. Because the valley floor is now so unstable, the highway is cut into the tops of the hillside and offers sweeping views of the surrounding area. The highway concludes after 54 miles at Mount St. Helens National Monument with the dramatic spectacle of Mount St. Helens gaping crater. Evo...

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Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge Park

2 Activites Phone: (360)-753-9467 Email: nisqually@fws.gov Distance: 57.43 miles

Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge is located within Grays Harbor Estuary, at the mouth of the Chehalis River, which makes up the second largest watershed in Washington. It is one of four major staging areas for migrating shorebirds in the Pacific Flyway. Up to one million shorebirds gather here in spring and fall to feed and rest. Grays Harbor is designated as a Western Hemisphere Shor...

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Tatoosh Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 59.31 miles

The Tatoosh Wilderness now contains a total of 15,750 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1984 the Tatoosh Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...incr...

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Olympic Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 61.66 miles

The Olympic Wilderness now contains a total of 876,669 acres and is managed by the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1988 the Olympic Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of ...

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Norse Peak Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 65.41 miles

The Norse Peak Wilderness now contains a total of 52,180 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Washington. In 1984 the Norse Peak Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "....

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Gifford Pinchot National Forest Park

14 Activites Email: r6_gp_forest@fs.fed.us Distance: 66.89 miles

Whether you seek solitude, social activity, creative inspiration, wildlife, forest products or scenic beauty, you can find it in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest. Located in southwest Washington State, the Gifford Pinchot National Forest now encompasses 1,312,000 acres and includes the 110,000-acre Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument (NVM) established by Congress in 1982.Recreation site...

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Keechelus Lake National Park

5 Activites Phone: (509)-674-4411 Distance: 67.77 miles

Keechelus Dam which is part of the Yakima Project was constructed at the lower end of a natural lake. The reservoir is located on the Yakima River about 10 miles northwest of Easton. This lake contains 2,560 water-surface acres. Anglers will find salmon, cutthroat trout, and rainbow trout.

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Julia Butler Hansen Refuge For The Columbian White-Tail Deer National Park

6 Activites Phone: (360)-795-3915 Email: Joel_David@fws.gov Distance: 67.78 miles

Located in southwestern Washington, the Julia Butler Hansen Refuge was established in 1972 specifically to protect and manage the endangered Columbian white-tailed deer.The refuge contains over 5,600 acres of pastures, forested tidal swamps, brushy woodlots, marshes, and sloughs along the Columbia River in both Washington and Oregon. The mainland refuge unit, the Hunting Islands, and Price Island ...

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