Skagit County Historical Museum -La Conner.

Skagit County Historical Museum in La Conner Washington.Skagit County Historical Museum in La Conner Washington displays farm implements, logging equipment, pioneer relics and other items from the early settlement period.  Also featured are a model blacksmith shop, a re-created general store, and a farmhouse kitchen, parlor and bedroom. The east wing offers changing special exhibits.

Hours are Tuesday-Sunday, 11:00 to 5:00. Open holidays except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s. An admission is charged.  In addition to its top quality exhibits, the Museum offers docent-led tours, educational tours for area schools, evening lectures, and diverse annual Treaty Day Observance events to commemorate the January 1855 signing of the Point Elliott Treaty.

Address:
La Conner
Skagit County Historical Museum
501 S 4th St., La Conner WA 98257
360-466-3365

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Du Pont Historical Museum-DuPont

Du Pont Historical Museum in DuPont WashingtonDu Pont Historical Museum in DuPont Washington. In 1906, the DuPont Company bought the nearly five acres of land on which the Hudson’s Bay Company had built Fort Nisqually. DuPont built an explosives plant on the site. Permanent housing for employees was started in 1909 and a “company town” was constructed. The building that houses the DuPont Museum ws formerly the butcher shop and later became the town’s city hall. The museum will fascinate the visitor with its many books, records, and artifacts from the DuPont Company era, including such items as wooden shovels (spark proof) used at the plant, the machine that packed powder into dynamite sticks, and a display of how dynamite was manufactured. The museum is open on Sunday from 1 to 4. Admission is free.

Address:

Dupont
Du Pont Historical Museum
PO Box 173, 207 Barksdale,
DuPont WA 98327
253-964-8121

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Saltwater State Park

Saltwater State ParkSaltwater State Park is an 88-acre marine camping park with 1,445 feet of saltwater shoreline on Puget Sound. The park is located halfway between the cities of Tacoma and Seattle. The cities jointly and literally buried a hatchet in the park as a symbol of an end to their mutual competition. The park offers beautiful views and wildlife-watching opportunities.
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The park features tide pools and marine life, including salmon spawning in McSorley Creek. There is an underwater artificial reef for scuba divers. The park is on the flight path of Sea-Tac International Airport.
Fun Things To Do:

  • Camping
  • Hiking/Backpacking
  • Picnicking
  • Water Sports
  • Wildlife Viewing

Park hours/updates:
Summer: 8 a.m. to dusk.
Winter: 8 a.m. to dusk.
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Address:
Saltwater State Park
25205 8th Pl S # 1
Des Moines, Washington   98198-8529
Phone: 253-661-4956

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Things To Do in Willard Wyatt Park Snohomish County, Washington

Willard Wyatt Park Snohomish County

Willard Wyatt Park is a famous Washington State park suitable for activities that include boating, waterskiing and more. Willard Wyatt Park is located in Snohomish County, Washington State. Wyatt Park overlooks the beautiful waters of Lake Stevens and the picturesque snowcapped Cascade Mountains. Picnic or sunbathe on the lawn, fish from the dock, or launch your boat for water-skiing and boating from the modern boat launch.

The site was originally known as Davies Beach. The privately owned beach provided beach access and picnic sites to the local Lake Stevens community for decades. The Parks Department purchased the property and provided a developed parking lot and improved facilities. In the early 90’s the park was redeveloped and received dock and boat launch improvements and landscaping. Willard Wyatt Park has the GPS coordinates: 47.996197, -122.088597. In addition to Willard Wyatt Park’s incredible beauty and amazing nature, Willard Wyatt Park is a great mini-vacation spot for the entire family who like the excellent outdoors in Washington State.

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Prior to visiting Willard Wyatt Park make sure you contact the local agency to get more information. The Direction to Willard Wyatt Park and weather information can be found by clicking on the Driving Direction link and Weather link in the content. Visitors who’ve visited Willard Wyatt Park are encouraged to write-up reviews of the Willard Wyatt Park and submit images they would like to share with other visitors.

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Things To Do:

  • Boating
  • Waterskiing
  • Picnicking
  • Swimming

Amenities:

  • Boat Ramp
  • Restrooms
  • Picnic Tables
  • Beach Access

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GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
47.996197,-122.088597

How to get Willard Wyatt Park:
In Everett take the Snohomish-Wenatchee exit off I-5 onto US2.  Take the 20th St SE exit at the end of the trestle; approximately 2 miles to a traffic light at SR9; cross the intersection; approximately 2 miles to a 4-way stop; turn left onto S Lake Stevens Rd; approximately 1/2 mile; turn left onto Davies Road; 1 mile to park.  Park is on the right.  To access parking lot, turn left onto Chapel Hill Rd.

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Camping in Fort Spokane, Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, WA

Camping in Fort Spokane, Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, WAFort Spokane Campground site located in Anacortes in Washington is describes with essential camp site information. We provide a detailed camp site description as accurately as possible. For more up to date details about the Fidalgo Bay Resort campsite contact the phone number listed. The Fort Spokane Campground Campsite is a great place for camping. Please keep in mind Fort Spokane Campground Campsite availability, reservation terms and limited services.

Camping in Fort Spokane, Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, WAThe visitors Centre and Museum with exhibits about the military and Indian boarding school are open from June to Labor Day. Interpretive programs demonstrating military life run throughout the summer.

Camping in Fort Spokane, Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, WA

Things To Do:

  • Bike Riding
  • Biking
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Sightseeing
  • Skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Swimming
  • Canoeing
  • Water Skiing
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Windsurfing

Camping in Fort Spokane, Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, WA

Amenities:

  • Accessible Boat Ramp
  • Accessible Restroom
  • Accessible Swimming
  • Administrative Office
  • Amphitheater
  • BBQ Grills
  • Barrier-Free Facilities
  • Beach
  • Boat Launch
  • Boat Ramp
  • Boat Trailer Park Lot
  • Campfire Programs
  • Campground Host
  • Comfort Station
  • Courtesy Dock
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Dumpster
  • Fish Cleaning Station
  • Flush Toilets
  • Grills
  • Group Fire Ring
  • Information Station
  • Interpretive Center
  • Interpretive Programs
  • Iron Ranger
  • Lake
  • Multi Lane Boat Ramp
  • Parking
  • Paved Accessible Site
  • Paved Roads
  • Photography
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Sand Swimming Beach
  • Scenery
  • Trails, Bicycle
  • Visitors Center
  • Water Drinking

Camping in Fort Spokane, Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, WANear by:

  • Accessible Picnic Area
  • Boat-In Sites
  • Group Camping Facility
  • Historic Sites
  • Restaurants
  • RV Park
  • Tennis Courts
  • Volleyball

Camping in Fort Spokane, Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, WA

Special Notes:

  • Reservations or changes to reservations must be made at least 7 days in advance.
  • 2 night minimum on weekends.
  • 3 night minimum on holidays.
  • There are no electricity/water/sewer site hook-ups.
  • Comfort station opens from mid April to mid Oct, weather permitting.
  • Beach fires are not permitted from May 1 to November 1.
  • No metal detectors or collecting artifacts allowed.
  • No livestock
  • No ATV’s or ORV’s allowed.
  • Quiet hours 10PM to 6AM.
  • Pets are allowed but must be restrained at all times.
  • Camping is limited to 14 days per campground area per year, or a maximum of 30 days per calendar year within the recreation area.
  • For additional park information including other camping regulations please visit www.nps.gov/laro or call 509-633-3830 ext 37.

Camping in Fort Spokane, Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, WAAddress:
Fort Spokane (WA)
44150 DISTRICT OFFICE LANE N.
Davenport WA 99122
Phone Park for More Information: 509-633-3830 x37

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
47.9, -118.33056

Driving direction:
Take Hwy 2 west of Spokane for 32 miles, turn North on State Highway 25 at the town of Davenport, travel 24 miles (follow the signs)
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Asotin County Museum-Asotin

Asotin Museum in Asotin Washington_Image1Asotin County Museum in Asotin Washington. The museum depicts early Western life through American Indian and pioneer artifacts, a salmon river barge, preserved log cabin, pole frame barn, schoolhouse, blacksmith shop, working windmill and shepherd’s cabin. Tuesday through Friday 10-2, Saturday 10-4, closed Sunday and Monday. Admission is by donation.

Address:
Asotin
Asotin Museum
3rd and Filmore, Asotin WA 99403
509-243-4659

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Pioneer Farm Museum- Eatonville

Pioneer Farm Museum in Eatonville WashingtonPioneer Farm Museum in Eatonville Washington. The 1800′s farm offers guided tours with such hands-on activities as milking, grain milling and other household and farm chores similar to those the pioneers performed some 100 years ago. Open daily May thru September 11:15-4:00.October-April on weekends only. Rates are 5.50 adults,4.50 children and seniors.

Address:
Pioneer Farm Museum
PO Box 1520, 7715 Ohop Valley Rd E,
Eatonville WA 98328
360-832-6300

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Camping in North Fork Beaver Group, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, WA

Camping in North Fork Beaver Group, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, WANorth Fork Beaver Group site is located along the Cispus River in the North Fork Campground. The group site sits in a very dense forest containing large pine, fir and cedar trees and will accommodate up to 35 people. This quiet well shaded location makes a great for activities like: fishing, hunting, hiking, bike riding, and sight seeing.

Camping in North Fork Beaver Group, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, WA

Things To Do:

  • Fishing
  • Hunting
  • Hiking
  • Bike riding
  • Sight seeing
  • Camping

Amenities:

  • Camp Host
  • Firewood Sales
  • Flush Toilets
  • Information Station
  • Restroom
  • Trash Service
  • Water

Camping in North Fork Beaver Group, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, WANear By:

  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping

Special Notes:

  • Reservations must be made 3 days in advance.
  • 3 night minimum on holiday weekends
  • No ATVS or OHVS in campground.
  • All vehicles park in developed areas only.
  • Horses prohibited except in designated horse camps.
  • Quiet hours 10pm to 6 am.
  • Pets must be leashed at all times.

Camping in North Fork Beaver Group, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, WAAddress:
North Fork Beaver Group (WA)
Phone Park for More Information (360)891-5001

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
46.4525, -121.78889

Camping in North Fork Beaver Group, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, WA

Driving direction
I-5 to Highway 12. East on Highway 12 for 50 miles. At Randle go south non Highway 25. At the Y go left on Highway 23. Follow for 11 miles to North Fork Campground.

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Camping in Chatter Creek Group Site, Okanogan – Wenatchee National Forest, WA

Camping in Chatter Creek Group Site, Okanogan - Wenatchee National Forest, WAChatter Creek campground is located 10 miles south of the town of Leavenworth, WA. The town of Leavenworth has been built in a Bavarian theme. Summer temperatures range from the high 70′s to low 90′s. Maximum RV length is 22′.

The campground is updated in 2010 – Campground is closed for 2010 season. 2800ft elevation. 12 campsites and a group camp site are located along Icicle Creek. Group area holds up to 45 people and 12 vehicles and has a small shelter with fireplace. Activities include hiking area trails, wading the creek, and picnicking.

Camping in Chatter Creek Group Site, Okanogan - Wenatchee National Forest, WA

Things To Do:

  • Hiking
  • Picnicking
  • Camping
  • Backpacking
  • Climbing
  • Bird Watching
  • Hiking
  • Sightseeing
  • Water Drinking
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Rock Climbing

 

Amenities:

  • Fire Rings
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garbage Service
  • Photography
  • Picnic Tables
  • Sheltered Dining Area
  • Stream
  • Tent Pad
  • Vault Toilet

Camping in Chatter Creek Group Site, Okanogan - Wenatchee National Forest, WA

Special Notes:
This facility will be closed until further notice. Check-in time is 3pm. Checkout time is 2pm. Pets must be on a leash. Quite time is 10pm to 6am. A fine will be assessed if picnic tables are moved. Read bulletin board on arrival for all other regulations. Maximum RV length is 22′.

Address:
Chatter Creek Group Site (WA)
4905 ICICLE RD.
Leavenworth WA 98826
Phone Park for More Information: (509)548-6816

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
47.60833, -120.885

Camping in Chatter Creek Group Site, Okanogan - Wenatchee National Forest, WADriving direction:
From Seattle take Highway 2 East through Monroe and then over Stevens’ Pass. Take a right on Icicle River Road and follow road approximately 16 miles. The campground will be on the right. From the East take Highway 2 West through Leavenworth. Take a left on Icicle River Road and follow road approximately 16 miles. The campground will be on the right. From the South take Highway 97 North to Highway 2. Take Highway 2 West through Leavenworth. Take a left on Icicle River Road and follow road approximately 16 miles. The campground will be on the right.

Camping in Chatter Creek Group Site, Okanogan - Wenatchee National Forest, WA

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Ocean Shores Env. Interpretive Center -Ocean Shores .

Ocean Shores Env. Interpretive Center in Ocean Shores Washington. Ocean Shores Env. Interpretive Center in Ocean Shores Washington. The center features exhibits on the natural and human history of the Olympic Peninsula and Grays Harbor. Displays depict native fish, shellfish, birds, animals, plants and land use concerns.

Address:
Ocean Shores
Ocean Shores Env. Interpretive Center
1013 Catala Ave SE, Ocean Shores WA 98569
360-289-4617

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