Washington State Magazine

Tag: Puget Sound

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A Yankee on Puget Sound
Spring 2014
Pioneer Edward Jay Allen lived near Olympia when the Oregon Territory was split in two and federal politicians elected to name the new territory Washington, rejecting the local suggestion of Columbia. Allen helped survey a wagon road over Nache...
Categories: Washington state history
Tags: American West, Puget Sound, Exploration

Kayaking Puget Sound and the San Juan Islands: 60 Paddle Trips Including the Gulf Islands
Winter 2012
Fellow obsessives can relate to owning a catalog or guidebook that is transformed from the occasional reference to a well-thumbed springboard for the imagination. The Sears catalog fit that bill for rural America a century ago, as did the REI c...
Categories: Recreation
Tags: Kayaking, Puget Sound, San Juan Islands