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APPENDIX—DETERMINATION OF GEOGRAPHIC NAMES

Reviser's note: Adoption of geographic names, while not done pursuant to chapter 34.05 RCW, is included in this compilation in accordance with the directions of RCW 43.126.055 and 43.126.065, repealed by 2010 1st sp.s. c 7 § 131, effective June 30, 2010; and replaced with RCW 43.30.294.
Abernethy Creek: Stream, 16.09 km (10 mi) long, heads at 46°18'38"N, 123°13'20"W, flows S to its confluence with the Columbia River; Cowlitz and Wahkiakum Cos., WA; starts in the NE 1/4 of Sec. 31, T 10 N, R 4 W and in Sec. 10, T 8 N, R 4 W, W.M.; 46°11'30"N, 123°10'00"W (ending). Approved 6-12-87.
Ackerman Island: Island, 1.6 km (1 mi) long in the Columbia River, 322 m (0.2 mi) off NE end of Government Island and 4.5 km (2.8 mi) WSW of Camas; Clark Co., WA; Sec. 16 and 17, T 1 N, R 3 E, W.M.; 45°34'27"N, 122°27'30"W. Approved 9-13-85.
Adams Creek: Stream, 17.7 km. (11 mi.) long, heads at 46°13'51"N, 121°31'33"W, at the base of Adams Glacier, flows NW to the Cispus River 19 km. (12 mi.) NW of Mount Adams; Skamania Co., Washington; 46°19'59"N, 121°239'10"W.
Adelma Beach: Populated place, on Quimper Peninsula on the E shore of Discovery Bay 8.9 km (5.5 mi.) SW of Port Townsend; Jefferson Co., WA; Sec. 32, T 30 N, R 1 W, W.M.; 48°02'57" N, 122°49'41" W. Approved 9/80.
Agate Bay: Populated place (unincorporated) elevation 94 m (310 ft.), 10.6 mk (6.6 mi) E of Bellingham, approx. 4 km (2.5 mi) S of Squalicum Lake on the NE shore of Lake Whatcom; Whatcom Co., Washington; Sec. 25, T38N, R3E and Sec. 30, T38N, R4E, W.M.; 48° 45'22" N, 122° 21' 15" W. Approved by State Board 3/95; U.S. Board 7/95.
Ant Mountain: Small mountain, elevation 1.0 km (3,300 ft), W of Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake; Ferry Co., WA; Secs. 5, 6, 7, 8, T 34 N, R 36 E, W.M.; 48°28'56"N, 118°17'47"W. Approved 6-13-86.
Argonaut Peak: Peak, elevation 2.58 km (8,453 ft) located 3.14 km (1.95 mi) ESE of Mount Stuart, in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 21, T 23 N, R 16 E, W.M.; 47°28'13"N, 120°51'38"W. Approved 12-13-85.
Asgard Pass: Pass, elevation 728 m (2,390 ft), in the Cascade Mountains, N of Isolation Lake and 1.6 km (1 mi) SE of Colchuck Lake; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 15, T 23 N, R 16 E, W.M.; 47°28'45"N, 120°49'15"W. Approved 3-14-86.
Ashton Creek: Stream, about 6.4 km (4 mi) long heading in the SE corner of Sec. 29, T 32 N, R 9 E, W.M.; and flowing almost due N to enter Squire Creek at Squire Creek Park, 402 m (0.25 mi) downstream from where Highway 530 crosses Squire Creek. This feature is in the Mount Baker National Forest; Snohomish Co., WA; 48°16'20"N, 121°40'30"W (ending), 48°13'35"N, 121°40'06"W (heading). Approved 12-11-87.
Awtskin Canyon: Locale. 5.1km (3.2mi) NW of the town of Rosalia, just E of Pine Creek; Whitman County, WA. Township 20N, Range 43E, Section(s) 6; W.M. 47.257N, -117.433W. Approved by WA State Board 9/21/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 3/13/2008.
Baby Island: Island, 183 m. (600 ft.) long, in Saratoga Passage 9.7 km. (6 mi.) N of Freeland; Island Co., WA; Sec. 11, T 30 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 48°05'58" N, 122°31'35" W. Approved 12/76.
Badger Mountain: Mountain, highest elevation 482 m. (1579 ft.), 46°14'00"N, 119°19'00"W; Benton County, WA; Sec. 28, T9N, R28E, W.M. Approved 6/74.
Bagley Creek: Stream, 4.8 km (3 mi) flowing NE approximately 3 mi heading at the SE base of Mount Hermann where it joins the North Fork Nooksack River. Feature is in Mount Baker National Forest; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°53'40"N, 121°40'00"W (ending), 48°51'49"N, 121°41'40"W (heading). Approved 12-11-87.
Bald Eagle Peak: Peak, in the Cascade Mountains, 563 m (0.35 mi) NE of Bald Eagle Lake, in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area; King Co., WA; Sec. 33, T 25 N, R 12 E, W.M.; 47°34'36"N, 121°16'46"W. Approved 3-8-85.
Bald Mountain: Mountain, elevation 762 m. (2,501 ft.) 13.7 km. (8.5 mi.) E of Montborne; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 9, T 33 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 48°22'00" N, 122°02'38" W. Approved 12/76.
Barlow Point: Peak, 982 m elevation (3,222 ft), in the Cascade Mountains, 1.1 km (0.7 mi) due N of Barlow Pass, 2.25 km (1.4 mi) NW of Sheep Mountain, in the Mount Baker National Forest; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 6, T 29 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 48°02'13"N, 121°24'03"W. Approved 9-13-85.
Barnaby Island: Island, 1.6 km (1 mi) N of Barnaby Creek in the Columbia River. The island is about 305 m (1,000 ft) long and 152 m (500 ft) wide; Ferry Co., WA; Sec. 13, T 34 N, R 36 E, W.M.; 48°26'45"N, 118°12'47"W. Approved 6-14-85.
Barnes Creek: Stream, 1.2 km (0.8 mi.) long, heads at 47° 24' 19" N, 122° 18' 32" W, flows S to Massey Creek, between Des Moines and Zenith, 0.3 km (0.2 mi.) E of Puget Sound; King Co.; Washington; Sec. 17, T22N, R4E, W.M.; 47° 24' 11" N, 122° 18' 08" W. Approved by State Board 3/92.
Basin City: Town, located in northern Franklin County approximately 40.3 km (25 mi) N of Pasco, 29 km (18 mi) S of Othello, 9.7 km (6 mi) W of Mesa, and 32.2 km (20 mi) WSW of Connell; Franklin Co., WA; Sec. 23, T 13 N, R 29 E, W.M.; 46°35'39"N, 119°09'07"W. Approved 3-8-85.
Bean Canyon: Canyon, approximately 6.4 km (4 mi) long; Lincoln Co., WA; trending SW in Sec. 9 and 30, T 27 N, R 36 E, W.M.; 47°48'53"N, 118°18'57"W (ending), 47°51'18"N, 118°16'43"W (heading). Approved 6-14-85.
Beaver Creek: Creek, 4.0 km (2.5 mi) long, heads in Sec. 18, T 5 N, R 10 E, W.M.; flows N to join Cave Creek in Sec. 32, T 6 N, R 10 E, W.M.; Klickitat Co., WA; 45°55'38"N, 121°35'53"W (heading), 45°57'24"N, 121°35'22"W (ending). Approved 12-9-83.
Beehive, The: Peak, elevation 3,353 m. (11,000 ft.) in Mt. Rainier National Park, on Cowlitz Cleaver on SE slope of Mt. Rainier; Pierce Co., WA; 46°50'18" N, 121°44'14" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Beeks Spring: Spring, 2.78 km (2 mi) E of Satus Pass; Klickitat Co., WA; Sec. 30, T 6 N, R 18 E, W.M.; 45°58'57"N, 120°36'46"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Bell Creek: Stream, 8.3 km. (5 mi.) long, heads at 48°53'08"N, 122°11'40"W, flows SE to Nooksack River, 5 km. (3 mi.) NE of Deming; Whatcom Co., WA.; Sec. 28, T39N, R5E, W.M.; 48°50'36"N, 122°09'20"W. Approved 6/75.
Bell Mountain: Summit, elevation 853 m (2,800 ft.), in Olympic National Forest, on W side of Quinault Ridge, 3.2 km (2 mi.) SSE of Quinault: Grays Harbor Co., WA; 47°2'22"N, 123°49'48"W. Approved by State Board 6/91; U.S. Board 1991.
Ben Nevis: Summit, elevation 117 m (385 ft.) on Shaw Island 2.9 km (1.8 mi.) SW of Orcas; San Juan Co., Washington; Sec. 29, T36N, R2W, W.M.; 48° 34' 50" N, 122 ° 58' 22" W. Approved by State Board 12/91; U.S. Board 4/92.
Ben Ure Spit: Large spit located 1/2 mile W of Hope Island, on the E side of Whidbey Island; Island Co., WA; Sec. 32, T 34 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 48°23'41" N, 122°35'03" W. Approved 9/76.
Bench, The: Ridge, 2.1 km. (1.3 mi.) long, between Sawtooth Ridge and Whitetail Butte 1 km. (0.6 mi.) NNW of Mountain View; Asotin Co., Washington; Secs. 24 and 25, T7N, R43E, and Sec. 30, T7N, R44E, Willamette Meridian; 46°03'50"N, 117°21'42"W (N end), 46°02'47"N, 117°21'18"W (S end).
Benchmark Mountain: Mountain, elevation 1,773 m. (5,816 ft.), 24.1 km. (15 mi.) N of Scenic; Snohomish Co., WA; 47°55'28" N, 121°12'06" W. Approved 9/76.
Berry Creek: Stream, 1.5 km (0.9 mi) long; Skamania Co., WA; in Secs. 3, 10, T 4 N, R 9 E, W.M.; flows SE to join Little White Salmon River; 45°51'14"N, 121°39'03"W (ending), 45°51'46"N, 121°39'38"W (heading). Approved 12-9-83.
Beth Lake: Lake, 0.12 km2 (approx. 30 acres), its approximate center is near the S/16 corner between Secs. 23 and 24, T 39 N, R 30 E, W.M.; in the Okanogan National Forest; a campground on its shores is maintained by the U.S. Forest Service and is named Beth Lake Campground; Okanogan Co., WA; 48°52'00"N, 118°59'00"W. Approved 3-13-87.
Beusch Lake: Lake, located on that branch of Summit Creek which heads in Dumbbell Lake in Cowlitz Pass. It is about 804 m (0.5 mi) W of Dumbbell Lake, 6 km (3.75 mi) N from White Pass, or 22.5 km (14 mi) ENE of Packwood; Lewis Co., WA; Sec. 23, T 14 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 46°41'37"N, 121°23'42"W. Approved 12-12-86.
Big Bottom: Flat, 47 km (29.5 mi.) long, in Gifford Pinchot National Forest, extends along the Cowlitz River from Cowlitz Falls to junction of Muddy Fork and Clear Fork Cowlitz River; Lewis Co., WA; 46°28'00"N, 122°06'15"W (SW end) 46°39'45"N, 121°35'15"W, (NE end). Approved by State Board 9/89; U.S. Board 1991.
Bivin Lake: Lake, 198 m (650 ft.) long, 2.4 km (1.5 mi) SSW of Skyo Mountain and 6.9 km (4.3 mi.) SW of Packwood; Lewis Co., WA; 46°33'23"N, 121°43'21"W. Approved by State Board 9/89; U.S. Board 1990.
Biz Point: Point of land, on the SW end of Fidalgo Island 8.1 km. (5 mi.) SW of Anacortes; named for the tugboat "BIZ"; the crew of this boat landed at this point in 1900 and painted the name Biz Point on a large boulder; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 10, T 34 N, R 1 E, W.M.; 48°26'37" N, 122°40'34" W. Approved 9/76.
Blair Waterway: Channel, 4 km. (2.5 mi.) long, in the city of Tacoma; Pierce Co., Washington; Secs. 1 and 2, T20N, and Secs. 27, 34 and 35, T21N, R3E, Willamette Meridian; 47°16'45"N, 122°24'50"W (NW end), 47°15'20"N, 122°22'30"W (SE end).
Blazer Creek: Stream, 1.6 km. (1 mi.), long, heads at 47°00'23" N, 123°57'12" W, flows SSW to Little Hoquiam River 5.6 km. (3.5 mi.) W of Hoquiam; named for the "Blazers," a 4-H club which assisted the Department of Fisheries in building a salmon spawning bed on this stream; Grays Harbor Co., WA; Sec. 5, T 17 N, R 10 W, W.M.; 46°59'29" N, 123°57'41" W. Approved by State Board 3/78; U.S. Board 7/78.
Blewett Pass: Gap, elevation 1,250 m (4,102 ft.) in Wenatchee National Forest in Wenatchee Mountains, 2.7 km (1.7 mi.) N of Diamond Head; Chelan and Kittitas Counties; Washington; Secs. 3 & 4, T21N, R18E, W.M.; 47° 20' 08" N, 120° 34' 40" W. Approved by State Board 9/92; U.S. Board 11/92.
Blizzard Pass: Pass, in Olympic National Park, on the SE slope of Mount Olympus between Hoh and Humes Glaciers; Jefferson Co., WA; 47°47'20"N, 123°40'00"W. Approved 3-14-86.
Bloodgood Creek: Stream, 4 km (2.5 mi) long, heads at Bloodgood Spring in the NW 1/4 of Sec. 8, T 4 N, R 16 E, W.M.; flows S to Little Klickitat River 1.3 km (0.8 mi) WNW of Goldendale; Klickitat Co., WA; 45°49'29"N, 120°50'08"W. Approved 12-14-85.
Bloodgood Spring: Spring, at the head of Bloodgood Creek, 3.86 km (2.4 mi) NNW of Goldendale; Klickitat Co.; WA; Sec. 8, T 4 N, R 16 E, W.M.; 45°51'11"N, 120°49'57"W. Approved 12-14-85.
Blue Heron Lake: Lake, 488 m (1,600 ft) by 61 m (200 ft) located 2.3 km (1.4 mi) W of the community of Rock Island, 0.3 km (0.2 mi) N of the Columbia River; Douglas Co., WA; Sec 26, T22N, R21E, W.M. 47°22'36" N, 120°10'16 W. Approved by State Board 12/95; U.S. Board 5/97.
Boat Harbor: Cove, 0.16 km. (0.1 mi.) wide, on the E side of Guemes Island 4.3 km. (2.7 mi.) NE of Anacortes; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 5, T 35 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 48°32'52" N, 122°34'40" W. Approved 9/76.
Bolster Creek: Creek, flowing generally NW to the confluence of Myers Creek, near the site of Bolster; Okanogan Co., WA; heading in SE 1/4 Sec. 23, T 40 N, R 30 E, W.M.; 48°58'22"N, 119°01'14"W (ending), 48°57'02"N, 118°59'06"W (heading). Approved 3-13-87.
Bourgeau Lake: Lake, approximately 804 m (0.5 mi) long and 402 m (0.25 mi) wide; 8.0 km (5 mi) S of Inchelium, 2.25 km (1.4 mi) NW of the W shore of Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake, 804 m (0.5 mi) N of Stray Dog Canyon; Ferry Co., WA; Sec. 36, T 32 N, R 36 E, W.M.; 48°13'50"N, 118°12'55"W. Approved 6-14-85.
Bowerman Basin: Estuary, 3.1 km (1.9 mi) W of Hoquiam, on the NE side of county; Grays Harbor County, WA; 46°58'42"N, 123°55'57"W. Approved 6-14-85.
Bowman Bay: Cove, on the SW end of Fidalgo Is. between Rosario and Reservation Heads, 10 km. (6.2 mi.) SSW of Anacortes; named for Amos Bowman, who founded Anacortes in 1876; Skagit Co., WA; Secs. 22 and 23, T 34 N, R 1 E, W.M.; 48°24'52" N, 122°39'30" W. Approved 12/76.
Breckenridge Creek: Stream, 10.8 km. (6.5 mi.) long, heads at 48°57'15"N, 122°11'50"W to the Sumas River 0.7 km. (0.4 mi.) E of Nooksack; Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 29, T40N, R4E, W.M.; 48°55'37"N, 122°18'42"W. Approved 6/75.
Bretland: Place, described as Lot 3, containing 0.19 km2 (47.5 acres) with approximately 0.5 km (1,650 ft) of shoreline, located on the eastern shore of Camano Island facing Port Susan, approximately 4.7 km (2.9 mi) from Kayak Point; Island Co., WA; Sec. 4, T 30 N, R 3 E, W.M., 48°07'26"N, 122°25'37"W. Approved 3-13-87.
Brevicomis Creek: Stream, 5.6 km (3.5 mi.) long in Okanogan National Forest, heads on NW slope of South Twentymile Peak at 48° 40' 34" N, 120° 04' 10" W, flows NW to the Chewuch River, 5.6 km (3.5 mi.) SE of Doe Mountain; Okanogan Co., Washington; 48° 41' 37" N, 120° 07' 46" W. Approved by State Board 12/90; U.S. Board 3/92.
Brickyard Creek: Stream, 8.9 km (5.5 mi.)long, heads in Bottomless Lake at 48°31'49"N, 122°13'38"W, flows SW to end in a system of ditches 4.5 km (2.8 mi.) W of Sedro Woolley; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 16, T 35 N, R 4 E, W.M.; 48°30'30"N, 122°17'30"W. Approved 9/80.
Brock Creek: Creek, that starts near the N section line of Sec. 4, T 8 N, R 3 W, W.M.; and proceeds through Secs. 3, 4 and 10 until flowing into Harmony Creek. Length of creek is slightly more than 2.78 km (2+ mi). The creek generally flows in a southerly direction and parallels Eufaula Heights Road; Cowlitz Co., WA; 46°10'55"N, 123°03'34"W (heading), 46°11'42"N, 123°02'56"W (ending). Approved 6-12-87.
Broughton Reach: Reach, of the Columbia River, extends E 26 km. (16 mi.) from Flag Island to a point W of Pierce Island; named for Lieutenant William Robert Broughton, Royal Navy, Commander of the armed tender Chatham of the Vancouver expedition; he explored the Columbia River in 1792 to the vicinity of Point Vancouver and was able to determine from that location that the Columbia River did not originate at Mount Hood; Multnomah Co., Or. and Skamania Co., WA; 45°32'45"N, 122°19'50"W (W end), 45°36'50"N, 122°01'40"W (E end). Approved 5/75.
Bryant Hill: Summit; Located 1.77 km (1.1 mi) W of Stimson Hill, 6.44 km (4 mi) W/SW of Lake Cavanaugh, 11.26 km (7 mi) N of Arlington; Named for the nearby historic community of Bryant; Skagit County, WA; Sec. 36, T 33 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 48° 18' 14.255" N, 122° 6' 22.321" W. Approved 2/5/2013.
Buckhorn: Community, on the N shore of Orcas Island 3.2 km. (2 mi.) NE of Eastsound; San Juan Co., WA; Sec. 7, T 37 N, R 1 W, W.M.; 48°42'25" N, 122°52'05" W. Approved 12/76.
Bullen, Mount: Summit, elevation 1,821 m (5,974 ft.) in Mount Baker National Forest, 4.8 km (3 mi.) N of Big Bear Mountain; Snohomish Co., WA. Sec. 14, T 29 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 48°11'46"N, 121°41'52"W. No Action by State Board; U.S. Board 1989.
Burlap PASS: Gap; Elevation 979.93 m (3,215 ft), located in Olympic National Forest between East Fork Humptulips River and West Fork Humptulips River, 8.52 km (5.3 mi) SW of Discovery Peak; Named for David L. "Burlap" Rabey (1938-2002), a lifelong resident of Grays Harbor County who camped, hunted, and fished in the Humptulips River drainage area; Grays Harbor County, WA; Sec. 25, T 23 N, R 8 W, W.M.; 47° 27' 23.527" N, 123° 38' 59.534" W. Approved 7/2/2013.
Burping Brook: Short perennial stream, heading in the SW 1/4 of Sec. 16, T 28 N, R 45 E, then flowing generally S to a confluence with Deadman Creek in the NE 1/4 of Sec. 28, T 28 N, R 45 E; Spokane Co., WA; 47°53'11" N, 117°07'47" W; 47°55'05" N, 117°07'20" W. Approved by State Board 9/76; U.S. Board 4/77.
Burri Creek: Stream, 1.6 km (1 mi.) long, heads at 47°59'32"N, 122°07'22"W, flows NW to Ebey Slough, 4 km (2.5 mi.) E of Everett and 2.4 km (1.5 mi.) N of Cavalero Corner; Snohomish Co., WA., Sec. 14, T 29 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 47°59'59"N, 122°08'10"W. Approved by State Board 9/89; U.S. Board 4/90.
Cake Rock: Island, 183 m. (600 ft.) long, in the Pacific Ocean 4.5 km. (2.8 mi.) NW of La Push; Clallam Co., WA; T 28 N, R 15 W, W.M.; 47°55'57" N, 124°41'00" W. Approved 12/76.
Calamity Peak: Mountain, elevation 1.30 km (4,287 ft), located 3.6 km (2.25 mi) E of West Point and 4.4 km (2.75 mi) W of Bare Mountain; Skamania Co., WA; 45°55'00"N, 122°07'30"W. Approved 6-13-86.
Caledonia: Populated place, elevation 7 m (23 ft.), on the Puget Sound, between Dash Point and Browns Point, 4.8 km (3 mi) NE of Tacoma; Pierce Co., Washington; Sec. 16, T21N, R3E, W.M.; 47° 18' 34" N, 122° 25' 48" W. Approved by State Board 9/93; U.S. Board 4/94.
Caledonia Beach: Beach, 0.8 km (0.5 mi), between Browns Point and Dash Point on the Puget Sound, 4.8 km (3 mi.) NE of Old Tacoma; Pierce Co., Washington; Sec. 16, T21N, R3E, W.M.; 47° 18' 32" N, 122° 25' 48" W. Approved by State Board 9/93; U.S. Board 4/94.
Camp Muir: Locality, in Mt. Rainier National Park, on Cowlitz Cleaver between Cowlitz Glacier and Muir Snowfield on SE slope of Mt. Rainier; Pierce Co., WA; 46°50'08" N, 121°43'55" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Canyon Falls: Falls, approximately 14 m (45 ft) high, on the South Fork Skykomish River, approximately 2.4 km (1.5 mi) upstream from Sunset Falls and 3.2 km (2 mi) downstream from Eagle Falls; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 28, T 27 N, R 10 E, W.M.; 47°50'14"N, 121°32'05"W. Approved 12-11-87.
Canyon Ridge: Ridge, 12.9 km (8 mi) long, in the Cascade Mountains, N of Canyon Creek; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°58'45"N, 121°56'30"W. Approved 8-13-87.
Cap Sante: Section of Anacortes; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 18, T 35 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 48°31'06" N, 122°35'57" W. Approved 9/76.
Cap Sante: Point of land, 1.1 km. (0.7 mi.) long, on N end of Fidalgo Island E of Anacortes; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 18, T 35 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 48°31'00" N, 122°35'55" W. Approved 9/76.
Capitol Lake: Lake, 2.7 km. (1.7 mi.) long, W of Olympia; Thurston Co., WA; Secs. 14, 15, 22, 23 and 26, T18N, R2W, W.M.; 47°01'45"N, 122°54'20"W. Approved 9/75.
Carlson Bay: Bay, located on the SE end of Anderson Island in the southern portion of the Puget Sound, 7.4 km (4.6 mi.) SW of Butterworth Reservoir and 1.1 km (0.7 mi.) SE of Treble Point; Pierce Co., Washington; Sec. 7, T19N, R1E, W.M.; 47° 08' 47" N, 122° 43' 50" W. Approved by State Board 3/95; U.S. Board 7/95.
Carmelita Basin: Basin, NW of Bismarck Peak; named for Carmelita Lowry (1927-1974), one of the original proponents of the Cougar Lakes Wilderness Area; Yakima Co., WA; Secs. 24 and 25, T15N, R12E, W.M.; 46°46'10"N, 121°16'50"W. Approved 10/75.
Carrie Glacier: Glacier, in Olympic National Park, 1.9 km (1.2 mi.) long, on the SE slope of Mount Carrie, 10.5 km (6.5 mi.) SSE of Olympic Hot Springs and 11.8 km (7.3 mi.) NE of Mount Olympus; Clallum Co., WA; 47°53'49"N, 123°38'00"W; 1975 decision revised; Not Fairchild Glacier (BGN 1975). Approved by State Board 9/90; U.S. Board 10/90.
Cascades Island: Island, formed by damming the Columbia River W of North Bonneville; named for the former rapids which existed 2.5 mi. upstream from this island; Skamania Co., WA; Sec. 21, T 2 N, R 7 E, W.M.; 45°38'40" N, 121°56'40" W. Approved 6/74.
CasPERSON POINT: Cape; Located at the SE end of Guemes Island, 3.22 km (2 mi) NE of Anacortes; Named for Gary Casperson (1946-2006), who purchased the property in 1978 and who was a Port of Anacortes harbor master and Guemes Island ferry captain; Skagit County, WA; Sec. 8, T 35 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 48° 31' 44.032" N, 122° 34' 25.39" W. Approved 7/2/2013.
Castle Lake: Lake, 2.4 km (1.5 mi) long, 7.2 km (4.5 mi) NW of Mount St. Helens summit; Cowlitz Co., WA; Secs. 14, 23, 26, T 9 N, R 4 E, W.M.; 46°14'20"N, 122°16'15"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Castle Rock: Rock pinnacle, elevation about 457 m (1,500 ft), in Tumwater Canyon on the Wenatchee River, immediately above U.S. Highway 2, 2.1 km (1.3 mi) SSE of the mouth of Slide Creek, 2.1 km (1.3 mi) NW of the mouth of Steep Creek; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 4, T 24 N, R 17 E, W.M.; 47°36'00"N, 120°42'45"W. Approved 9-12-86.
Cedar Creek: Stream, 4.8 km (3 mi.) long, in Olympic National Forest, heads in Spider Lake at 47°24'49"N, 123°25'40"W; flows NE to the South Fork Skokomish River 3.2 km (2 mi.) S of Mount Tebo; Mason Co., WA. 47°26'39"N, 123°24'08 W. Approved by State Board 12/90; U.S. Board 1991.
Cedar Creek: Stream, heading in a submerged marsh about 10.3 km (6.4 mi) WNW of Inchelium, flowing SSE for about 2.4 km (1.5 mi) Sec. 36, T 33 N, R 35 E, ending at Round Lake; Ferry Co., WA; Sec. 7, T 32 N, R 36 E, W.M.; 48°17'40"N, 118°19'20"W (ending), 48°18'44"N, 118°17'47"W (heading). Approved 6-14-85.
Cedar Creek Meadows: Meadows, in Sec. 13, T 18 N, R 15 E, W.M.; Kittitas Co., WA; 47°68'18"N, 120°54'58"W, to 47°08'05"N, 120°54'45"W. Approved 6-14-85.
Cedar Lake: Reservoir, 2.2 km. (1.4 mi.) long formed by damming the Cedar River 9.7 km. (6 mi.) SSE of North Bend; King Co., WA; Sec. 11, T 22 N, R 8 E, W.M.; 47°24'45" N, 121°45'07" W (at dam). Approved 9/76.
Chewuch River: River, 64.4 km (40 mi) long, heading in Sec. 25, T 40 N, R 21 E at the junction of Cathedral Creek and Remmel Creek and flowing S to join the Methow River at Winthrop; Okanogan Co., WA; Sec. 2, T 34 N, R 21 E, W.M.; 48°56'00"N, 120°07'00"W (heading), 48°29'00"N, 120°10'00"W (ending). Approved 3-9-84.
Chibahdehl Rocks: Rocks, in the Strait of Juan de Fuca off the N coast of the Olympic Peninsula N of Midway and 4.8 km (3 mi) NW of the community of Neah Bay, in the Makah Indian Reservation; Clallam Co., WA; 48°23'39"N, 124°40'29"W. Approved 3-8-85.
Chikamin Peak: Peak, elevation 2.13-2.15 km (7,000-7,040 ft), in the Cascade Range, 1.7 km (1.1 mi) E of Huckleberry Mountain, in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area; Kittitas Co., WA; Sec. 23, T 23 N, R 12 E, W.M.; 47°28'30"N, 121°18'36"W. Approved 9-13-85.
Christensen Creek: Stream, 1.6 km (1 mi.) long, on W side of Vashon Island, heads at 47°23'40" N, 122°30'20" W, flows NW to Christensen Cove on W shore of Colvos Passage at Lisabeula; King Co., WA; Sec. 14, T 22 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 47°24'12" N, 122°31'10" W. Approved 3/80.
Ch'wah: Canyon and River, heads 1.13 km (0.7 mi) SW of Chiwawa Mountain, flows SE for 48.3 km (30 mi) to join Wenatchee River; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 1, T 26 N, R 17 E, W.M.; 3.86 km (2.4 mi) SE of Wenatchee Lake. 47°46'00"N, 120°39'52"W (ending), 48°09'30"N, 120°53'48"W. Approved 3-8-85.
Clark Glacier: Glacier, 2.8 km. (1.7 mi.) across, heads on Clark Mountain, trends N to a tributary of the Napeequa River 5 km. (3 mi.) NW of Little Giant Pass; Chelan Co., WA; 48°03'00"N, 120°57'30"W. Approved 11/75.
Coal Creek: Stream, 8.6 km (5.3 mi.) long, heads at 48°34'15" N, 122°08'30" W, flows SSW to Skiyou Slough in the Skagit River 4.8 km (3 mi.) E of Sedro Woolley; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 21, T 35 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 48°30'23" N, 122°10'11" W. Approved 9/80.
Colchuck Glacier: Glacier, in the Cascade Mountains, located in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area 482 m (0.3 mi) NE of the summit of Colchuck Peak, draining into Colchuck Lake: Chelan Co., WA; Secs. 15 and 16, T 23 N, R 16 E, W.M.; 47°28'50"N, 120°50'25"W. Approved 6-13-86.
Colchuck Peak: Peak, elevation 2.65 km (8,705 ft) located 4.2 km (2.6 mi) E of Mount Stuart, in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 16, T 23 N, R 16 E, W.M.; 47°28'42"N, 120°50'44"W. Approved 12-13-85.
Cold Creek: Stream, 1.9 km (1.2 mi.) long, on Orcas Island, heads at Cold Spring at 48°39'58"N, 122°50'18"W, flows S to Cascade Lake, 1.1 km (0.7 mi.) NE of Rosario; San Juan Co., WA; Sec. 32, T 37 N, R 1 W, W.M.; 48°39'19"N, 112°51'06"W. Approved by State Board 6/91; U.S. Board 1991.
Coleman Weed Patch: Flat in Gifford Pinchot National Forest, 4.2 km (2.6 mi.) NW of Kiona Peak; Lewis Co., WA; Sec. 21, T 13 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 46°35'45"N, 122°03'25"W. Approved by State Board 3/88; U.S. Board 1990.
Collins Creek: Stream, 353 km. (212 mi.) long, heads at 48°55'13"N, 122°12'28"W, flows NW to Breckenridge Creek 8 km. (5 mi.) NW of Kendall; Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 23, T40N, R4E, W.M.; 48°56'13"N, 122°14'35"W. Approved 6/75.
Comfort Creek: Stream - 4.5 km (2.8 mi) long. Heads at 47.105N, -123.416W then flows into the East Fork of the Satsop River, N of Elma; Mason County, WA. Township 19N, Range 6W, Section(s) 27, 28; W.M. 47.257N, -123.447W. Approved by WA State Board 12/1/2006. Approved by U.S. Board 06/11/2007.
Conconully Lake: Lake, 3.9 km (3 mi.) long, directly E of Conconully; Okanogan Co., WA; Secs. 4, 5 and 6, T 35 N, R 25 E, and Secs. 28 and 33, T 36 N, R 25 E, W.M. Approved 9/80.
Cooper Canyon: Canyon, 3.2 km. (2 mi.) long, heads at 46°12'06"N, 117°21'58"W, trends E to Dark Canyon 9 km. (6 mi.) SW of Cloverland; Asotin Co., Washington; Sec. 5, T8N, R44E, Willamette Meridian; 46°11'57"N, 117°19'50"W.
Corkscrew Canyon: Canyon, beginning in Sec. 3, T 27 N, R 40 E, W.M., running generally SW into Sec. 9, T 27 N, R 40 E, about 2.5 miles; Stevens Co., WA; 47°51'18" N, 117°46'15" W (mouth); 47°52'04" N, 117°44'24" W (heading). Approved by State Board 9/76; U.S. Board 4/77.
Cornstalk Creek: Stream, about 7.7 km (4.8 mi) W of Inchelium, flowing SE about 4.8 km (3.0 mi) to Stranger Creek; Ferry Co., WA; Sec. 5, T 32 N, R 36 E, W.M.; 48°16'14"N, 118°17'03"W (heading), 48°15'42"N, 118°15'11"W (ending). Approved 6-14-85.
Corral Creek: Stream, 5.4 km (3.4 mi.) long, in Wenatchee National Forest, heads on the S slope of Hex Mountain at 47°19'04"N, 121°03'22"W, flows SE to the West Fork Teanaway River 5.4 km (3.4 mi.) NE of Lakedale and 7 km (4.4 mi.) E of Cle Elum Lake; Kittitas Co., WA. Sec. 19, T 21 N, R 15 E, W.M.; 47°17'29"N, 121°00'27"W. Approved by State Board 6/90; U.S. Board approved 1990.
Cottlers Rock: Rock, 2.2 km. (1.4 mi.) S of Morton; locally named for Pius Cottler (died 1930), German immigrant who in 1893 was one of the first to patent land in what is now part of Morton, and whose original home was located beneath this rock; Lewis Co., WA; Sec. 11, T 12 N, R 4 E, W.M.; 46°32'15" N, 122°16'15" W. Approved by State Board 6/76; U.S. Board 2/77.
Cougar Creek: Stream, 2.2 km (1.4 mi.) long, heads at 48°09'13"N, 122°15'08"W, flows NE to Fish Creek 3.2 km (2 mi.) NW of the community of Smokey Point and 9.2 km (5.7 mi.) SW of Arlington; Shohomish Co., WA., Sec. 24, T 31 N, R 4 E, WM; 48°09'38"N, 122°13'42"W. Approved by State Board 12/85; U.S. Board 1990.
Cougar Creek: Stream, 7 km. (4.4 mi.) long, heads at 46°05'15"N, 117°20'43"W, flows SSE to the Grande Ronde River 2.1 km. (1.3 mi.) SE of Mountain View; Asotin Co., Washington; Sec. 32, T7N, R44E, Willamette Meridian; 46°01'58"N, 117°19'06"W.
Cougar Spit: Cape. Located along the Eastern shore of Hood Canal, 2.1km (1.3mi) N/NE of Musqueti Point, 1.1km (0.7mi) S/SW of Red Bluff; Mason County, WA. Township 22N, Range 3W, Section(s) 7; W.M. 47.408N, -123.406W. Approved by WA State Board 12/1/2006. Approved by U.S. Board 06/11/2007.
Courtney Peak: Peak, elevation 2.6 km (8,392 ft) on Sawtooth Ridge, 3.2 km (2 mi) SW of Oval Peak and 24.1 km (15 mi) W of Carlton; Chelan and Okanogan Cos., WA; 48°15'38"N, 120°26'31"W. Approved 6-14-85.
Covell Creek: Stream, 3.4 km (2.1 mi) long, in Gifford Pinchot National Forest, heads at 46°24'51"N, 121°51'34"W, 0.8 km (0.5 mi.) N of Burley Mountain, flows N to the Cispus River, 1.7 km (1.1 mi.) NE of Tower Rock; Lewis Co., WA; 46°26'27"N, 121°51'01"W. Approved by State Board 9/89; U.S. Board 1991.
Cow Creek: Stream, 3.2 km (2 mi.) long, in Okanogan National Forest, heads on the E slope of Rendevous Mountain at 48°35'13"N, 120°17'18"W, flows E to Cub Creek 11.2 km (6.9 mi.) E of Mazama; Okanogan Co., WA; Sec. 31, T 36 N, R 21 E, W.M. 48°34'56"N, 120°15'13"W. Approved by State Board 12/90; U.S. Board 1991.
Cowap Peak: Peak, elevation 1,725 km (5,658 ft), in the Cascade Mountains, in the Mount Baker National Forest, 1.6 km (1 mi) NNW of Damfino Lakes, and 4.8 km (3 mi) NE of Bearpaw Mountain; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°58'10"N, 121°47'55"W. Approved 9-12-86.
Crabapple Creek: Stream - 2.4km (1.5mi) long. Heads at 47.771N, -122.510W then flows into Appletree Cove, S of the town of Kingston; Kitsap County, WA. Township 27N, Range 2E, Section(s) 35; W.M. 47.791N, -122.512W. Approved by WA State Board 5/11/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 10/3/2007.
Crouch Creek: Stream, 3.2 km. (2 mi.) long, heads at 47°40'27"N, 122°38'33"W, flows SSE to Burke Bay 2.6 km. (1.6 mi.)N of Meadowdale; Kitsap Co., Washington; Sec. 14, T25N, R1E, Willamette Meridian; 47°39'08"N, 122°37'42"W.
CuPACOFFEE Creek: Stream; 1.28 km (0.8 mi), heads 6.19 km (3.8 mi) N of the City of Centralia, flows S S/E into Coffee Creek; Named for the features small size and the fact that it flows into Coffee Creek; Lewis County, WA; Sec. 29 & 30, T 15 N, R 2 W, W.M.; 46° 46' 9.711" N, 122° 57' 42.764" W (heading), 46° 45' 37.304" N, 122° 57' 5.671" W (ending). Approved 10/30/2009.
Curley Creek: Stream, 9.7 km (6 mi) long, heads at 47°27'30" N, 122°35'48" W, flows N to Long Lake exiting at the NE tip, then flows NE to Yukon Harbor at the western side of South Colby; Kitsap Co., WA; Sec 33 T24N, R2E, and Secs 4 & 8, T23N, R2E, W.M.; 47°31'24" N, 122°32'42" W. Not Gurley Creek. Reaffirmed by State Board 1996; U.S. Board 12/96.
Cutthroat Peak: Peak, elevation 2,357 m (8,050 ft) in the Cascade Range, 1.24 km (0.77 mi) NNE of Whistler Mountain in both Okanogan and Mount Baker National Forests; Chelan and Skagit Cos., WA; Sec. 23, T 35 N, R 17 E, W.M.; 48°31'36"N, 120°42'08"W. Approved 6-14-85.
Cutts Island: Island, 0.32 km. (0.2 mi.) long, in Carr Inlet, 2.8 km. (1.8 mi.) SW of Rosedale; Pierce Co., WA; Sec. 9, T 21 N, R 1 E, W.M.; 47°19'15" N, 122°41'13" W. Approved 12/76.
Cypress Head: Cape, feature is the easternmost point on Cypress Island in Bellingham Channel, 3.2 km (2 mi.) SW of Clark Point and 7.2 km (4.5 mi.) NW of Anacortes; Skagit Co., Washington; Sec. 34, T36N, R1E, W.M.; 48° 34' 05" N, 122° 40' 02" W; Approved by State Board 9/93.
Cypress Lake: Reservoir, 366 m (1,200 ft.) long, on Cypress Island, 1.6 km (1 mi.) SW of Eagle Harbor and 9.7 km (6 mi.) NW of Anacortes; Skagit Co., Washington; Sec. 29, T36N, R1E, W.M.; 48° 36' 46" N, 122° 42' 37" W. Approved by State Board 9/93.
Dahdayla Island: Island, 304 m. (1000 ft.) long, in the Pacific Ocean 4 km. (2.5 mi.) NW of La Push; Clallam Co., WA; Sec. 17, T 28 N, R 15 W, W.M.; 47°56'17" N, 124°40'03" W. Approved 12/76.
Dark Canyon: Canyon, 10 km. (6 mi.) long, heads at 46°09'50"N, 117°24'50"W, trends NE to South Fork Asotin Creek 8 km. (5 mi.) SW of Cloverland; Asotin Co., Washington; Sec. 5, T8N, R44E, Willamette Meridian; 46°11'34"N, 117°19'15"W.
Davis Lake: Lake, 0.9 km. (0.6 mi.) long, 13.7 km. (8.5 mi.) W of Nine Mile Falls; Spokane Co., WA; Secs. 2 and 11, T 26 N, R 40 E, W.M.; 47°46'25" N, 117°43'35" W. Approved 3/76.
Deadhead Spring: Spring, 17.7 km. (11 mi.) S of Peola; Garfield Co., Washington; Sec. 26, T8N, R42E, Willamette Meridian; 46°08'52"N, 117°30'04"W.
Decatur: Populated place (unincorporated), elevation 11 m (35 ft.), on the W shore of Decatur Island, one of the islands of the San Juan archipelago, 6 km (3.7 mi.) SE of the community of Port Stanley, San Juan Co., Washington; Sec. 21, T35N, R1W, W.M.; 48° 30' 02" N, 122° 49' 06" W. Approved by State Board 3/95; U.S. Board 7/95.
Deer Creek: Stream, 4.8 km (3 mi.) long, heads at 48°34'33" N, 122° 06'34" W, flows N to Plumbago Creek 15.3 km (9.5 mi.) NE of Sedro Woolley; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 18, T 36 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 48°36'37" N, 122°05'36" W. Approved 9/80.
Deer Horn Creek: Stream, 3.2 km (2 mi.) long, heads at 48°55'37"N, 122°51'47"W, flows SSE to the Nooksack River at Nooksack Camp, 7.2 km (4 mi.) ENE of the community of Glacier; Whatcom Co., WA. Sec. 2, T 39 N, R 7 E, W.M.; 48°54'20"N, 121°51'23"W. Approved by State Board 6/89; U.S. Board 1990.
Delancy Ridge: Ridge, 6.7 km. (4.2 mi.) long, 7.5 km. (4.7 mi.) N of Silver Star Mtn.; Okanogan Co., WA; 48°36'27" N, 120°37'00" W (W end), 48°36'54" N, 120°32'00" W (E end). Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Des Moines Beach: Beach on Puget Sound, in the City of Des Moines; King Co., WA. Sec. 8, T 22 N, R 4 E, W.M.; 47°24'15"N, 122°19'45"W. Approved by State Board 9/90; U.S. Board 1990.
Devils Lake: Lake, 0.4 km. (0.25 mi.) long, 5.6 km. (3.5 mi.) E of Maltby; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 28, T 27 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 47°48'00" N, 122°02'25" W. Approved 12/76.
Dewey: Village, on the S shore of Fidalgo Island 8.1 km. (5 mi.) S of Anacortes; named for Admiral George Dewey (1837-1917), hero of the battle of Manila Bay; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 24, T 34 N, R 1 E and Sec. 19, T 34 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 48°25'30" N, 122°36'30" W. Approved 12/76.
DicKENSON COVE: Cove; Located E of Dickenson Point, 4.83 km (3 mi) NE from the town of Boston Harbor; Named for Thomas Dickenson, a carpenter's mate on the 1841 U.S. Exploring Expedition; Thurston County, WA; Sec. 6, T 19 N, R 1 W, W.M.; 47° 9' 48.876" N, 122° 50' 52.685" W. Approved 7/1/2014.
Dickey Lake: Lake, 3.2 km (2 mi.) long, drains into the West Fork Dickey River 8 km (5 mi.) E of Ozette lake; originally an Indian name spelled Dickodochtedar on federal maps during the last quarter of the 19th century; Clallam Co., WA; Secs. 9 and 16, T 30 N, R 14 W, W.M.; 48°06'45" N, 124°30'20" W. Approved 3/80.
Disappointment Creek: Stream, 1.3 km. (0.8 mi.) long, heads at 47°06'50" N, 121°03'30" W, flows N to North Fork Taneum Creek 16.1 km. (10 mi.) SE of Easton; Kittitas Co., WA; Sec. 23, T 19 N, R 14 E, W.M.; 47°07'23" N, 121°03'18" W. Approved 3/76.
Discovery Creek: Stream, 1.6 km (1.1 mi.) long, in Olympic National Forest, heads in Discovery Lake at 47°30'46"N, 123°33'50"W, flows S to Chikamin Creek 22.5 km (14 mi.) S of Mount Christie; Grays Harbor Co., WA; 47°30'06"N, 123°33'38"W. Approved by State Board 3/91; U.S. Board 1991.
Discovery Lake: Lake, 0.32 km (0.2 mi.) long, in Olympic National Forest, 20.9 km (13 mi.) S of Mount Christie; Grays Harbor Co., WA; 47°30'49"N, 123°34'00"W. Approved by State Board 3/91; U.S. Board 1991.
Doe Bay: Community, on the SE shore of Orcas Island 11.3 km. (7 mi.) SE of Eastsound; San Juan Co., WA; Sec. 2, T 36 N, R 1 W, W.M.; 48°38'30" N, 122°46'50" W. Approved 9/76.
Dolphin Bay: Cove, 0.16 km. (0.1 mi.) wide, on the W shore of East Sound 7.2 km. (4.5 mi.) SSE of Eastsound; San Juan Co., WA; Sec. 1, T 36 N, R 2 W, W.M.; 48°38'04" N, 122°52'48" W. Approved 9/76.
Donkey Creek: Stream, 8.9 km. (5.5 mi.) long, heads at 47°21'12" N, 123°45'15" W, flows SW to West Fork Humptulips River 11.6 km. (7.2 mi.) SE of Neilton; Grays Harbor Co., WA; Sec. 16, T 21 N, R 9 W, W.M.; 47°18'48" N, 123°49'43" W. Approved 12/76.
Dorr Fumarole Field: Fumaroles, on N slope of Mount Baker; Whatcom Co., Washington; 48°47'30" N, 121°48'16"W.
Dragontail Peak: Peak, elevation 2,694 m (8,840 ft), in Stuart Range 5.3 km (3.3 mi) E of Mount Stuart, just S of Colchuck Lake, Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 15, T 23 N, R 16 E, W.M.; 47°28'44"N, 120°49'56"W.; Approved 3-9-84.
Dragoon Creek, West Branch: Stream, 17.7 km. (11 mi.) long, heads at 48°00'25" N, 117°38'30" W, flows SE to Dragoon Creek 4.8 km. (3 mi.) SSW of Deer Park; Spokane and Stevens Co., WA; Sec. 22, T 28 N, R 42 E, W.M.; 47°54'56" N, 117°29'46" W. Approved by State Board 9/76; U.S. Board 4/77.
Dry Fork Lick Creek: Stream, 5.3 km. (3.3 mi.) long, heads at 46°14'38"N, 117°27'40"W, flows NE to Lick Creek 11.3 km. (7 mi.) W of Cloverland; Asotin and Garfield Cos., Washington; Sec. 15, T9N, R43E, Willamette Meridian; 46°15'43"N, 117°24'42"W.
Duck Lake: Lake, 183 m (600 ft.) long and 152 m (500 ft.) wide, on Cypress Island, 4.8 km (7 mi.) NW of Anacortes; Skagit Co., Washington; Sec. 20, T36N, R1E, W.M.; 48° 35' 37" N, 122° 42' 30" W. Approved by State Board 9/93.
Dunegan Mountain: Mountain, highest elevation 536 m. (1,760 ft.) 4 km. (2.5 mi.) NNE of Amboy; Clark Co., Washington; Secs. 3 and 4, T5N, R3E, Willamette Meridian; 45°56'40"N, 122°25'40"W.
Eagle Creek: Stream, originating S of Tveit Rd. in Arlington, flowing N for 2.4 km (1.5 mi) to the S fork of the Stillaguamish River, Arlington; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 12, T 31 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 48°11'56"N, 122°06'34"W (heading), 48°12'25"N, 122°06'39"W (ending). Approved 6-13-86.
East Bay: Bay, 804 m (0.5 mi) long and 322 m (0.2 mi) wide, at the end of Budd Inlet in the City of Olympia, E side of Port Peninsula; Thurston Co., WA; 47°03'20"N, 122°53'40"W. Approved 3-8-85.
East Crater: Crater, 0.48 km. (0.3 mi.) across, in Mt. Rainier National Park, at summit of Mt. Rainier, E of West Crater; Pierce Co., WA; 46°51'07" N, 121°45'25" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
East Fork Nookachamps Creek: Stream, heading in Sec. 25, R 5 E, T 34 N and flowing W about 12.9 km (8 mi) into Nookachamps Creek; Skagit Co.; Sec. 10, T 34 N, R 4 E, W.M.; 48°26'57"N, 122°16'37"W (ending), 48°24'24"N, 122°06'20"W (heading). Approved 3-14-86.
East Nooksack Glacier: Glacier, on the E slopes of Mount Shuksan and on the N slope of Jagged Ridge. Feature is within Mount Baker National Forest; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°49'30"N, 121°34'06"W. Approved 12-11-87.
Educket Creek: Stream, approximately 5.1 km (3.2 mi) long, heading in 48°19'40"N, 124°35'47"W, flows NW to the Waatch River 1.12 km (0.7 mi) S of Neah Bay, in the Makah Indian Reservation; Clallam Co., WA; Sec. 15, T 33 N, R 15 W, W.M.; 48°21'23"N, 124°37'24"W (ending). Approved 3-8-85.
Elbright Creek: Stream, 2.6 km (1.6 mi.) long, heads at 47° 35' 46" N, 122° 03' 03"W flows SW then NW to Sammamish Lake, 1.6 km (1 mi.) SSW of Inglewood and 3.2 km (2 mi.) NW of Pine Lake; King Co., Washington; Sec. 32, T25N, R6E, W.M.; 47° 36' 32" N, 122° 04' 22" W. Approved by State Board 12/92.
Electric Point: Peak, on Gladstone Mountain 4.19 km (2.6 mi) SE of Leadpoint in Colville National Forest; Stevens Co., WA; Sec. 18, T 39 N, R 42 E, W.M.; 48°52'59"N, 117°32'40"W. Approved 3-9-84.
Ell Lake: Lake, located in the Aeneas Valley; Okanogan Co., WA; near the center of Sec. 19, T 36 N, R 30 E, W.M.; 48°36'15"N, 119°07'00"W. Approved 3-13-87.
Elliott Point: Point, along the Columbia River; Wahkiakum Co., WA; Sec. 18, T 9 N, R 8 W, W.M.; 46°15'36"N, 123°36'40"W. Approved 6-13-86.
Elson Creek: Stream - 3.7 km (2.3 mi) long. Heads 1.3km (0.8mi) SE of Isabella Lake at 47.163N, -123.098W, flows SE then S to enter Little Skookum Inlet 2.4km (1.5mi) NE of Kamilche; Mason County, WA. Township 19N, Range 3W, Section(s) 8, 17; W.M. 47.138N, -123.076W. Approved by WA State Board 12/1/2006. Approved by U.S. Board 06/11/2007.
Elwha Rock: Rock, off Orcas Island in Harney Channel, 2.6 km (1.6 mi.) ESE of Orcas; San Juan Co., WA; Sec. 23, T 36 N, R 2 W, W.M.; 48°35'31"N, 122°54'39"W. Approved by State Board 12/89; U.S. Board 1990.
Empi Creek: Creek, heading and flowing approximately 1.6 km (1 mi) NW to where it drains into Grays River; Wahkiakum Co., WA; in the NW 1/4 of Sec. 35, T 10 N, R 8 W, in the SE 1/4 of Sec. of 27, T 10 N, R 8 W, W.M.; 46°19'10"N, 123°39'00"W (ending), 46°18'45"N, 123°38'00"W (heading). Approved 12-13-85.
Enchanted Island: Island, located in N end of Spanaway Lake, 9.3 acres in size, approx., 1/2 mi. E of the E boundary of McChord Air Force Base; 47°07'04" N, 122°27'05" W; Pierce Co., WA; Sec. 30, T 19 N, R 3 E, W.M.; 47°06'55" N, 122°26'49" W. Approved by State Board 12/76; U.S. Board 4/77.
English Camp: Locale, on San Juan Island and Garrison Bay in San Juan Island National Historic Park, 2.4 km (1.5 mi.) S of the community of Roche Harbor; San Juan Co., Washington; Sec. 26, T36N, R4W, W.M.; 48° 35' 12" N, 123° 08' 52" W. Approved by State Board 6/92.
ERLANDS POINT: Cape; Located on the W shore of Dyes Inlet, 4.83 km (3 mi) NW of Bremerton; Named for Knute and Marie Erland who bought land on the point for a summer camping place beginning in 1912; Kitsap County, WA; Sec. 4, T 24 N, R 1 E, W.M.; 47° 36' 14.31" N, 122° 41' 26.167" W. Approved 7/2/2013.
ETIENNE CREEK: Stream; 13 km (8 mi), located in Wenatchee National Forest, heads on the E slope of the Wenatchee Mountains, flows NE to enter Peshastin Creek at the N end of Windmill Point; Named for Antoine Etienne, a freed slave who lived along the stream; Chelan County, WA; Sec. 11 & 12, T 22 N, R 16 E, Sec. 7, 8, 5, 4, 3, 2, T 22 N, R 17 E, Sec. 35 & 36, T 23 N, R 17 E, W.M.; 47° 25' 4.619" N, 120° 47' 48.74" W (heading), 47° 26' 36.777" N, 120° 39' 44.51" W (ending). Approved 5/15/2009.
EV HENRY POINT: Cape; Located in Sucia Island State Park, on the SE side of Sucia Island, 32.19 km (20 mi) W of Bellingham, 28.97 km (18 mi) N of Lopez Island; Named for Everett "Ev" Henry (1905-1985), yachtsman and the first commodore of the Rainier Yacht Club, who was instrumental in purchasing much of Sucia Island and donating it to the Washington State Parks Department; San Juan County, WA; Sec. 26, T 38 N, R 2 W, W.M.; 48° 44' 49.688" N, 122° 53' 45.271" W. Approved 1/7/2014.
Excelsior Pass: Pass, elevation between 1,616 m and 1,646 m (5,300 and 5,400 ft), in the Cascade Mountains; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°56'08"N, 121°47'35"W. Approved 3-14-86.
Excelsior Point: Peak, elevation 1,738 m (5,699 ft) in the Cascade Mountains in the Mount Baker National Forest; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°56'05"N, 121°47'20"W. Approved 3-14-86.
Fairchild Creek: Stream, 7.5 km. (4.5 mi.) long in Olympic National Park, heads at Fairchild Glacier at 47°53'46"N, 123°37'27"W, flows NE to Long Creek 26.6 km. (16 mi.) SSW of the city of Port Angeles; named for William R. Fairchild (1926-1969), pilot who flew many hundreds of trips to support scientific studies of the Olympic Mountain; Clallam Co., WA, 47°55'20"N, 123°33'27"W. Approved 5/75.
Fairchild Glacier: Glacier, 2 km. (1.2 mi.) long in Olympic National Park, on NE slope of the Bailey Range 30 km. (18 mi.) SSW of the city of Port Angeles; named for William R. Fairchild (1926-1969), pilot who flew many hundreds of trips to support scientific studies of the Olympic Mountains; Clallam Co., WA; 47°53'30"N, 123°38'00"W. Approved 5/75.
Fairchild, Mount: Peak, elevation over 2104 m. (6900 ft.), in Olympic National Park, 1.3 km. (0.8 mi.) NE of Mt. Carrie and 28 km. (17 mi.) SSW of the city of Port Angeles; named for William R. Fairchild (1926-1969), pilot who flew many hundreds of trips to support scientific studies of the Olympic Mountains; Clallam Co., WA; 47°54'01"N, 123°37'56"W. Approved 5/75.
FaIRVIEW SCHOOLHOUSE CREEK: Stream; 7 km (4 mi), flows SW to enter East Fork Lewis River 3.2 km (2 mi) SE of La Center; Named for a one-room schoolhouse that once stood nearby; Clark County, WA; Sec. 11 & 12, T 4 N, R 1 E, Sec. 7, 8, 5, T 4 N, R 2 E, Sec. 32, T 5 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 45° 52' 7.093" N, 122° 35' 19.276" W (heading), 45° 50' 28.849" N, 122° 38' 43.496" W (ending). Approved 5/15/2009.
Fall Creek: Creek, about 16.09 km (10 mi) W of Longview and 0.8 km (0.5 mi) E of Stella; Cowlitz Co., WA; heading in Sec. 1, T 8 N, R 4 W, W.M.; terminates in Sec. 12, T 8 N, R 4 W, W.M.; 46°11'25"N, 123°06'50"W (ending), 46°12'55"N, 123°07'10"W (heading). Approved 3-13-87.
Fall Creek: Stream, 3.7 km. (2.3 mi.) long, heads at 46°35'10"N, 121°04'11"W, flows E to South Fork Cowiche Creek 13 km. (8 mi.) NW of Tampico; Yakima Co., Washington; Sec. 25, T13N, R14E, Willamette Meridian; 46°35'07"N, 121°01'24"W.
Falls Creek: Creek, heading in the SE 1/4, Sec. 23, T 31 N, R 35 E, W.M., about 402 m (0.25 mi) N of Seymour Hill and running S and E approximately 8 km (5 mi) into Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake; Ferry Co., WA; in the SW 1/4, Sec. 34, T 31 N, R 36 E, W.M.; 48°08'10"N, 118°15'21"W (ending), 48°10'00"N, 118°21'00"W (heading). Approved 9-13-85.
Falls Creek: Stream, about 3.21 km (2 mi) long, heading in the SE 1/4 of Sec. 29, T 19 N, R 8 E, W.M.; and flowing N to its confluence with the Clearwater River; Pierce Co., WA; in Sec. 21, T 19 N, R 8 E, W.M.; 47°07'34"N, 121°48'00"W. Approved 6-12-87.
Ferguson Creek: Stream, about 3.21 km (2 mi) long, heading 3.21 (2 mi) SW of Boundary Butte; Stevens Co., WA; 47°58'35"N, 118°10'16"W, and flowing generally S to Orazada Creek; ending at 47°57'08"N, 118°10'32"W. Approved 12-13-85.
Firewood Peak: Peak, in North Cascades National Park, on W edge of Challenger Glacier, 2.41 km (1.5 mi) NW of Mount Challenger and 43.5 km (27 mi) NE of Concrete; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°50'40"N, 121°22'05"W in Mount Baker National Forest. Approved 12-14-85.
Five Sisters: Ridge, 4.8 km. (3 mi.) long, 8.1 km. (5 mi.) WSW of Clayton; Stevens Co., WA; Sec. 5, T 28 N, and Secs. 20, 29 and 32, T 29 N, R 41 E, W.M.; 47°59'55" N, 117°39'30" W (N end), 47°57'20" N, 117°40'00" W (S end). Approved 3/76.
Fivemile Creek: Stream, 8.1 km. (5 mi.) long, heads at 45°42'12" N, 121°07'12" W, flows S to Horsethief Lake 8.1 km. (5 mi.) NE of The Dalles, Oregon; Klickitat Co., WA; Sec. 19, T 2 N, R 14 E, W.M.; 45°38'52" N, 121°06'33" W. Approved by State Board 3/77; U.S. Board 4/77.
Flowing Lake: Lake, about 1.2 km (0.75 mi) long and 805 m (0.5 mi) wide; Snohomish Co., WA; located at the common corner of Secs. 1, 2, 35, and 36, T 28 and 29 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 47°56'10"N, 121°59'10". Approved 12-11-87.
Fobes Creek: Stream, 4.8 km (3 mi.) long, heads at 48°35'58" N, 122°09'28" W, flows NE to the South Fork Nooksack River 16.1 km (10 mi.) NE of Sedro Woolley and 1.6 km (1 mi.) NW of Plumbago Creek; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 12, T 36 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 48°37'26" N, 122°06'41" W. Approved 9/80.
Foothills: Settlement, 4.8 km. (3 mi.) SE of Peone; Spokane Co., WA; Secs. 11 and 14, T 26 N, R 44 E, W.M.; 47°45'32" N, 117°12'25" W. Approved 12/76.
Four Brothers: Mountain, with four closely spaced peaks, of which the SE peak is at an elevation of 1,977 m (6,485 ft), about 0.56 km (0.35 mi) directly W of Glacier Lake, located on Chikamin Ridge, directly SE of Chikamin Peak, in the Wenatchee National Forest, in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness; Kittitas Co., WA; Sec. 23, T 23 N, R 12 E, W.M.; 47°28'00"N, 121°18'19"W. Approved 9-13-85.
Francis, Point: Point of land, on the southern portion of Portage Island 19.3 km. (12 mi.) N of Anacortes; Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 13, T 37 N, R 1 E, and Sec. 18, T 37 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 48°41'40" N, 122°36'55" W. Approved by State Board 3/77; U.S. Board 4/77.
Franz Lake: Lake, located about 2.41 km (1.5 mi) W of Skamania; Skamania Co., WA; located in the N half of Sec. 4, T 1 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 45°58'34"N, 121°21'20"W. Approved 12-12-86.
Frost Meadows: Meadow, in Wenatchee National Forest, 5.4 km (3.4 mi.) E of Quartz Mountain and 24.9 km (15.5 mi.) SE of Easton; Kittitas Co., WA; Secs. 7, 8, 17 and 18, T 18 N, R 15 E, W.M.; 47°03'26"N, 121°00'12"W. Approved by State Board 3/90; U.S. Board 1990.
Fuca Pillar: Rock, off the W coast of Cape Flattery at the NW tip of the Olympic Peninsula, 8.05 km (5 mi) W of the community of Neah Bay; Clallam Co., WA; T 33 N, R 16 W, W.M.; 48°22'43"N, 124°43'53"W, Approved 3-8-85.
Fudge Point: Point of land, on the E coast of Hartstene Island 8.1 km. (5 mi.) NW of Longbranch; Mason Co., WA; Sec. 7, T 20 N, R 2 W, W.M.; 47°14'07" N, 122°51'20" W. Approved by State Board 9/76; U.S. Board 6/77.
Fuhrer Finger: Ravine, 0.64 km. (0.4 mi.) long, in Mt. Rainier National Park, trends S from Nisqually Icefall to Wilson Glacier along W side of Wilson Cleaver; named for Hans Fuhrer, guide who is reported to have led its first ascent on July 2, 1920; Pierce Co., WA; 46°50'12" N, 121°45'12" W (N end); 46°49'48" N, 121°45'05" W (S end). Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Fuhrer Thumb: Ravine, 0.32 km. (0.2 mi.) long, in Mt. Rainier National Park, trends S to Wilson Glacier between Wilson and Wapowety Cleavers on S slope of Mt. Rainier; Pierce Co., WA; 46°50'06" N, 121°45'17" W (N end); 46°49'59" N, 121°45'18" W. (S end). Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Fukuzawa Creek: Stream - 0.8km (0.5mi) long. Heads at 47.804N, -122.510W then flows into Carpenter Creek, NW of the town of Kingston; Kitsap County, WA. Township 27N, Range 2E, Section(s) 23, 26; W.M. 47.804N, -122.514W. Approved by WA State Board 5/11/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 11/8/2007.
Gallaher Head: Summit, elevation 1,952m (6,403ft). Located in Wenatchee National Forest, in the Wenatchee Mountains, at the E end of Hawkins Mountain, 24km (15mi) N of Roslyn; Kittitas County, WA. Township 23N, Range 15E, Section(s) 33; W.M. 47.447N, -120.985W. Approved by WA State Board 12/1/2006. Approved by U.S. Board 1/11/2007.
Gallaher Head Lake: Lake - 1.5acres. Located in Wenatchee National Forest, in the Wenatchee Mountains, 24km (15mi) N of Roslyn; Kittitas County, WA. Township 23N, Range 15E, Section(s) 33; W.M. 47.442N, -120.978W. Approved by WA State Board 12/1/2006. Approved by U.S. Board 1/11/2007.
Gedney (Hat) Island: Island, 2.8 km (1.7 mi.) long, 8.9 km (5.5 mi.) NW of Everett, near the junction of Possession Sound and Saratoga Passage; Snohomish Co., WA; 48°00'50" N, 122°19'10" W. Approved 9/80.
George Davis Creek: Stream, 5.6 (3.5 mi.) long, heads at 47 ° 36' 43" N, 122 ° 01' 04" W, flows WNW to Lake Sammamish, 0.6 km (0.4 mi.) SW of Inglewood and 3.5 km (2.2 mi.) NW of Pine Lake, King Co., Washington; Sec. 32, T25N, R6W, W.M.; 47° 36' 55" N, 122° 04' 04" W. Approved by State Board 3/93; U.S. Board 11/94.
George Peterson Butte: Butte, elevation 1,440 m. (4,723 ft.) at the SE end of Twin Sisters Mountain, 15.3 km. (9.5 mi.) NE of Hamilton; named for George Peterson (Danchu Petcoff) 1892-1945, French-Russian parentage, immigrated to the United States in 1903 and about 1927 he was responsible for the discovery of the largest chrome and magnesium deposits in North America; Skagit and Whatcom Co., WA; 48°38'45" N, 121°54'04" W. Approved by State Board 3/77; U.S. Board 5/77.
Getaway Spring: Spring, 10 km. (6 mi.) S of Peola; Garfield Co., Washington; Sec. 30, T9N, R43E, Willamette Meridian; 46°13'29"N, 117°28'28"W.
Gibraltar: Community, on the S shore of Fidalgo Island 8.1 km. (5 mi.) S of Anacortes; Skagit Co., WA; Secs. 8, 17, 19 and 20, T 34 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 48°25'45" N, 122°35'00" W. Approved 12/76.
Gibraltar Chute: Snow field, 0.48 km. (0.3 mi.) long, in ravine on S slope of Mt. Rainier, in Mt. Rainier National Park, heads at 46°50'37" N, 121°44'37" W, trends S to Nisqually Cirque along W slope of Cowlitz Cleaver; Pierce Co., WA; 46°50'25" N, 121°44'36" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Gibson Peak: Summit, elevation 1,377 m (4,517 ft.) in Olympic National Forest between Quinault Ridge and Humptulips Ridge, 16.9 km (10.5 mi.) NW of Grisdale; Grays Harbor Co., Washington; 47° 28' 45" N, 123° 43' 51" W. Approved by State Board 6/91; U.S. Board 8/92.
Giffin Rocks: Island, in East Sound, 2.4 km (1.5 mi.) SE of the town of Eastsound; San Juan Co., Washington; Sec. 24, T37N, R2W, W.M.; 48° 40' 41" N, 122° 52' 58" W. Approved by State Board 12/91; U.S. Board 4/92.
Glacier Basin: Cirque, glacially carved, in the Cascade Mountains at the head of Glacier Creek, NW of Monte Cristo Peak, in the Mount Baker National Forest; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 26, T 29 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 47°58'34"N, 121°21'20"W. Approved 6-14-85.
Glacier Pass: Pass, in the Olympic National Park, on the ESE slope of Mount Olympus between Blue and Hoth Glaciers, SSW of Mount Mathias; Jefferson Co., WA; 47°47'52"N, 123°40'55"W. Approved 3-14-86.
Gladstone Mountain: Mountain, bound on the N by Silver Creek, on the NE by W Fork Silver Creek and on the SW by Republic Creek, 4.18 km (2.6 mi) SE of Leadpoint and 11.26 km (7 mi) WNW of Metaline Falls, in Colville National Forest; Stevens Co., WA; Secs. 17, 18, 19 and 20, T 39 N, R 42 E, W.M.; 48°52'59"N, 117°32'40"W. Approved 3-9-84.
Goblin Gates: A gap, in Olympic National Park, entrance to Rica Canyon along the Elwha River, 1.6 km (1 mi) SE of Whiskey Bend and 8.9 km (5.5 mi) ESE of Olympic Hot Springs; Clallam Co., WA; 47°57'23"N, 123°34'24"W. Approved 3-14-86.
GolDEN POINT: Cape; Located on the S coast of San Juan Island, just inside the boundary of San Juan Island National Park, E of Eagle Cove; The name is descriptive, as this point of land catches the sunset and glows with a golden hue; San Juan County, WA; Sec. 11, T 34 N, R 3 W, W.M.; 48° 27' 31.637" N, 123° 1' 40.256" W. Approved 7/1/2014.
Goldmeyer Hot Springs: Springs, in Snoqualmie National Forest, along Burnboot Creek, 4.7 km (2.9 mi.) NE of Snow Lake and 10.5 km (6.5 mi.) N of Keechelus Lake; King Co., WA. Sec. 15, T 23 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 47°29'08"N, 121°23'26"W. Approved by State Board 6/90; U.S. Board 1990.
Goodeve Creek: Stream, 11.3 km (7 mi.) long, heads in British Columbia at 49° 01' 42" N, 117° 42' 30" W, flows S to Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake in the Columbia River; Stevens Co., Washington and British Columbia; 48° 56' 33" N, 177° 44' 03" W, 1967 decision reaffirmed; Approved by State Board 3/93; U.S. Board.
GOSSIP ISLANDS: Islands comprising of Gossip Island and Cemetery Island; Located in Reid Harbor, just S of Stuart Island; Admiralty surveyors provided the name Gossip Island on their chart #2840 in 1870. But by 1906, the Admiralty labeled the grouping as Gossip Islands on a revision to chart #2840; San Juan County, WA; Sec. 34, T 37 N, R 4 W, W.M.; 48° 39' 49.349" N, 123° 10' 25.606" W. Approved 7/2/2013.
Grand Mound Prairie: Prairie, about 8.8 km (5.5 mi) long, and 4.02 km (2.5 mi) wide, the center of which is about 3.21 km (2 mi) N of the town of Grand Mound; Thurston Co., WA; W end: 46°48'30"N, 123°04'00"W, E end: 46°50'30"N, 122°56'30"W. Approved 6-13-86.
Green Canyon: Canyon, about 4.02 km (2.5 mi) long; heading near Inkster Lake and trending NE to Sand Flat; Lincoln Co., WA; 47°51'16"N, 118°09'03"W. Approved 6-14-85.
GreenFIELD CREEK: Stream; 1.2 km (0.75 mi) long, heads 4.83 km (3 mi) NE of the town of Boston Harbor, and flows N into Puget Sound; Named for Mrs. Greenfield, a settler in the area where the creek originates; Thurston County, WA; Sec. 6 & 7, T 19 N, R 1 W, W.M.; 47° 9' 10.54" N, 122° 50' 54.975" W (heading), 47° 9' 45.661" N, 122° 50' 53.068" W (ending). Approved 7/1/2014.
Greens Canyon: Canyon, approximately 2.81 km (1.75 mi) long; the canyon heads about 1.6 km (1 mi) N of the town of Cle Elum and ends near the town boundary; Kittitas Co., WA; Sec. 22, 23, 26; T 20 N, R 15 E, W.M.; 47°11'53"N, 120°55'34"W (ending), 47°13'03"N, 120°56'55"W (heading). Approved 6-14-85.
GrIGGS CREEK: Stream; 1.6 km (1 mi) long, heads 1.6 km (1 mi) S of Highway 101, then flows N into Schneider Creek; Named for the Griggs family who were early settlers of the Kamilche area; Thurston County, WA; Sec. 33, T 19 N, R 3 W, W.M.; 47° 4' 46.343" N, 123° 4' 0.306" W (heading), 47° 5' 28.885" N, 123° 3' 52.746" W (ending). Approved 2/5/2013.
Gross Mountain: Mountain, 12.9 km (8 mi) N of Husum; Klickitat Co., WA; Sec. 5, T 5 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 45°56'40"N, 121°27'20"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Grotto Mountain: Mountain, 1,713 m (5,620 ft), in the Cascade Mountains, 2.1 km (1.3 mi) SE of Baring Mountain, 322 m (0.2 mi) SW of Klinger Lake, in the Snoqualmie National Forest; King Co., WA; Sec. 8, T 26 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 47°25'48"N, 121°22'50"W. Approved 9-13-85.
Grouse Lake: Lake, 0.16 km. (0.1 mi.) wide, 12.9 km. (8 mi.) W of Scenic; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 22, T 27 N, R 13 E, W.M.; 47°49'18" N, 121°07'27" W. Approved 3/76.
Guthrie Cove: Bay, 0.64 km (0.4 mi.) long on S side of Orcas Island, 4.8 km (3 mi.) E of Orcas; San Juan Co., Washington; Sec. 24, T36N, R2W, W.M.; 48° 35' 30" N, 122° 52' 58" W. Approved by State Board 12/91; U.S. Board 4/92.
Hal Foss Peak: Peak, elevation 2,164 m. (7,100 ft.) partly in Olympic National Park, 2.4 km. (1.5 mi.) SE of Mt. Deception; named for Harold Alfred Foss (1922-1974), assistant director, search and rescue coordinator for the Washington state department of emergency services, who was instrumental in the forming of the National Search and Rescue Coordinators Association; Jefferson Co., WA; 47°47'58" N, 123°12'28" W. Approved by State Board 3/77; U.S. Board 7/77.
Hammond Lake: Lake, 1.1 km (0.7 mi) by 0.2 km (0.1 mi) located E of the community of Rock Island, 3.5 km (2.2 mi) NW of Rock Island Dam; Douglas Co., WA; Sec 30, T22N, R22E, W.M.; 47°22'08" N, 120°07'16" W. Approved by State Board 9/95; U.S. Board 5/97.
Happy Hill: Hill, 3.2 km. (2 mi.) across, highest elevation 747 m. (2,452 ft.) SE of Ford; Stevens Co., WA; T 28 N, R 40 E, W.M.; 47°53'25" N, 117°46'55" W. Approved 3/76.
Hard Scrabble Falls: Waterfalls, along Hard Scrabble Falls Creek in Hard Scrabble Falls Gulch 7.2 km (4.2 mi.) S of Deming; Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 25, T 38 N, R 4 E, W.M.; 48°45'37" N, 122°13'43" W. Approved 9/80.
Hard Scrabble Falls Creek: Stream, 3.2 km (2 mi.) long, heads at 48°45'29" N, 122°15'22" W, flows E through Hard Scrabble Falls Gulch to the South Fork Nooksack River 7 km (4.4 mi.) S of Deming; Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 30, T 38 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 48°45'36" N, 122°12'59" W. Approved 9/80.
Harker Canyon: Canyon, about 9.65 km (6 mi) long, trends N to Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake; Lincoln Co., WA; heads in Sec. 23, T 26 N, R 37 E, ending in Sec. 31, T 27 N, R 38 E, W. M.; 47°47'45"N, 118°04'35"W (ending), 47°43'48"N, 118°08'20"W (heading). Approved 9-13-85.
Harnden Island: Island, 0.1 mi. long, in Fossil Bay 4 mi. N of the village of Eastsound; San Juan Co., Washington; Secs. 25 and 26, T38N, R2W, Willamette Meridian; 48°45'05"N, 122°53'52"W.
Harris Mountain: Mountain, elevation 739 m. (2,424 ft.), 3.2 km. (2 mi.) SSE of Leader Mtn. and 5.1 km. (3.2 mi.) SW of Okanogan; Okanogan Co., WA; Sec. 23, T 33 N, R 25 E, W.M.; 48°20'38" N, 119°39'04" W. Approved by State Board 6/78; U.S. Board did not approve.
Harry's Ridge: Ridge, 2.41 km (1.5 mi) long and 1.2 km (0.75 mi) wide, along W arm of Spirit Lake, 8.05 km (5 mi) N of Mount St. Helens crater; Skamania Co., WA; Secs. 9, 10 and 15, T 9, R 5 E, W.M.; 46°16'30"N, 122°10'15"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Harstine Island: Island, 14.5 km (9 mi) by 5.6 km (3.5 mi), located W of Case Inlet, in S Puget Sound, 16 km (10 mi) N of Olympia; Mason Co., WA; T19, 20, 21, R1W, W.M.; 47°13'55" N, 122°53'06" W. Not Hartstene Island, Harsteen Island, Harstein Island, Harstene Island, Hartstein Island. Approved by State Board 6/95; U.S. Board 11/97.
Hayden Creek: Stream, 2.7 km (1.7 mi.) long, heads on NE slope of Bald Mountain at 48°39'36" N, 122°01'02" W, flows N to Skookum Creek, 14.5 km (9 mi.) SE of Acme; Whatcom Co., WA; Secs. 22, 26 and 27, T 37 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 48°40'38" N, 122°00'56" W. Approved 9/80.
Hayes Creek: Stream - 6.1km (3.8 mi) long. Heads just N of Highland, at 45.908N, -122.634W flows W and NW to enter Lewis River, near the historical community of Hayes; Clark County, WA. Township 5N, Range 1E, Section(s) 9, 10, 31, 15, 14, 23, 24; W.M. 45.928N, -122.689W. Approved by WA State Board 9/21/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 6/12/2008.
Hayes Lake: Lake, 0.2 km. (0.1 mi.) long, in Centralia; named for Tom Hayes (?-1964); who lived and operated a business on the land which is now inundated by the lake; Lewis Co., WA; Sec. 6, T 14 N, R 2 W, W.M.; 46°43'23" N, 122°58'20" W. Approved by State Board 6/77; U.S. Board 10/77.
Heather Meadows: Meadows, approximately 1.6 km (1 mi) in length and 322 m (0.2 mi) wide with Picture Lake at the N end and Austin Pass on the S end. Feature is within Mt. Baker National Forest; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°51'36"N, 121°40'46"W. Approved 12-11-87.
Hee Hee Mountain: Mountain, elevation 1,341 m (4,400 ft), 8.37 km (5.2 mi) SW of Chesaw; Okanogan Co., WA; near center of N 1/2 of Sec. 34, T 40 N, R 29 E, W.M.; 48°55'03"N, 119°09'24"W. Approved 3-13-87.
Hee Hee Stone: Monument, marking location of Indian legendary Hee Hee Stone (Historical Society sign); Okanogan Co., WA; near center of N 1/2 of Sec. 34, T 40 N, R 29 E, W.M.; 48°55'30"N, 119°09'30"W (heading). Approved 3-13-87.
Heldt Creek: Creek, heading in SE 1/4 of Sec. 25, T 10 N, R 8 W, W.M., flowing approximately 4.02 km (2.5 mi) W where it drains into Grays River; Wahkiakum Co., WA; in the NE 1/4 of Sec. 27, T 10 N, R 8 W, W.M.; 46°19'41"N, 123°38'41"W (ending), 46°19'15'N, 123°36'00"W (heading). Approved 12-13-85.
Heliotrope Creek: Stream, 2.4 km. (1.5 mi.) long, heads at 48°47'22"N, 121°51'30"W, flows NNW to Glacier Creek 10.5 km. (6.5 mi.) SSE of Glacier; Whatcom Co., Washington; 48°48'20"N, 121°52'33"W.
Hemlock Peak: Peak, 1,695-1,707 m (5,560-5,600 ft), in the Cascade Mountains, about 4.5 km (2.8 mi) NW of the crest of Snoqualmie Pass, 321 m (0.2 mi) SE of Bryant Peak and The Tooth, in the Snoqualmie National Forest; King Co., WA; Sec. 30, T 23 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 47°26'44"N, 121°26'58"W. Approved 9-13-85.
Herron Creek: Stream, approximately 6.44 km (4 mi) long; Ferry Co., WA; flowing SW to Curlew Lake, S half of Sec. 17, T 37 N, R 33 E, W.M.; 48°41'30"N, 118°40'00"W (ending), 48°42'00"N, 118°35'00"W (heading). Approved 6-12-87.
Hessong Rock: Peak, elevation 6,385 ft. in Mount Rainier National Park, on NW side of Mount Rainier; Pierce Co., Washington; 46°55'26"N, 121°50'37"W.
Hiawata Creek: Stream, 1/4 mi. in length located in the south half of Sec. 22, T21N, R2W, Willamette Meridian; 47°15'00"N, 122°58'00"W; 6 mi. SW of Grapeview, Washington; Mason Co., Washington.
Hibox Lake: Lake, in the Cascade Mountains, Wenatchee National Forest, Alpine Lakes Wilderness, on Box Ridge; Kittitas Co., WA; 724 m (0.45 mi) SE of point 6032, Sec. 12, T 22 N, R 12 E, W.M.; 47°25'15"N, 121°16'30"W. Approved 6-13-86.
Hibox Mountain: Peak, 2,000-2,012 m (6,560-6,600 ft) in the Cascade Range, 2.73 km (1.7 mi) SW of Three Queens Mountain, 2.57 km (1.6 mi) SE of Alta Mountain, in the Wenatchee National Forest, in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness; Kittitas Co., WA; Sec. 2, T 22 N, R 12 E, W.M.; 47°25'58"N, 121°17'58"W. Approved 12-13-85.
Hideaway Lake: Lake, 488 m (1,600 ft.) by 61 m (200 ft) located 1.1 km (0.7 mi) N of the community of Rock Island; Douglas Co., WA. Sec 24, T22N, R21E, W.M.; 47°23'04" N, 120°08'45" W. Approved by State Board 9/95; U.S. Board 5/97.
Hi-Khaed Glacier: Glacier, in the Cascade Mountains, Mount Baker National Forest; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 5, T 31 N, R 11 E, and Sec. 32, T 32 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 48°12'45"N, 121°25'00"W. Approved 12-12-86.
Hog Canyon Creek: Stream, 26 km (16 mi.) long, heads 4.8 km (3 mi.) S of the community of Medical Lake at 47°31'28" N, 117°39'15" W, flows SW through Hog Lake and Hog Canyon to Fishtrap Lake 13.7 km (8.5 mi.) NE of Sprague; Spokane Co., WA, Sec 31, T 21 N, R 40 E, W.M.; 47°21'21" N, 117°49'20" W. Approved 9/80.
HoKE Creek: Stream; 4.67 km (2.9 mi) long, heads 4.18 km (2.6 mi) NE of Dolugall Point, flows generally SW to enter Pickering Passage 1.44 km (0.9 mi) NW of Jarrell Cove; Named for the Hoke family, earlier settlers in the area; Mason County, WA. Sec. 11, 12, 14, 23 T 21 N, R 2 W, W.M.; 47° 19' 45.762" N, 122° 53['] 2.807" W (heading), 47° 17' 44.77" N, 122° 53' 57.712" W (ending). Approved 10/30/2009.
Holmes Creek: Stream, 11.26 km (7 mi) long, flows SE to join Chapman Creek; Klickitat Co., WA; Sec. 8, T 5 N, R 12 E, and Sec. 28, T 6 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 45°58'50"N, 121°26'15"W (heading), 45°56'31"N, 121°20'10"W (ending). Approved 12-9-83.
Hoot Creek: Creek, which heads at a spring at 47°40'53"N, 122°38'59"W, 0.64 km (0.4 mi) E of Island Lake, flows S to Barker Creek and ends at 47°38'39"N, 122°39'25"W which empties into Dyes Inlet. Said stream flows year-round; Kitsap Co., WA; Secs. 22, T 25 N, R 21 E, W.M. Approved 9-12-86.
Hope Creek: Stream - 0.8km (0.5mi) long. Heads at 47.518N, -122.029W then flows W to enter Issaquah Creek 0.8km (0.5mi) South of Issaquah; King County, WA. Township 24N, Range 6E, Section(s) 34; W.M. 47.518N, -122.034W. Approved by WA State Board 5/9/2008.
Horseshoe Bend: Tableland, (kidney-shaped) 7.24 km (4.5 mi) long, 4.02 km (2.5 mi) wide, bounded by the Little Klickitat River to the N and Swale Canyon to the E; Klickitat Co., WA; Sec. 14-27, T 4 N, R 14 E, W.M.; 45°49'15"N, 121°05'00"W (NW end), 45°46'30"N, 120°59'15"W (SE end). Approved 12-9-83.
Hour Creek: Stream, 3.7 km (2.3 mi.) long, in Wenatchee National Forest, heads on the N slope of Polallie Ridge at 47°26'58"N, 121°09'50"W, flows SE to the Waptus River 3.7 km (2.3 mi.) NE of Cooper Lake and 10 km (6.2 mi.) NE of Little Kaches Lake; Kittitas Co., WA; Sec. 32, T 23 N, R 14 E W.M. Approved by State Board 3/90; U.S. Board 10/90.
Howard Creek: Stream - 4.8km (3mi) long. Located in Lake Chelan National Recreation Area. Heads 0.6km (0.4mi) SW of McGregor Mountain at 48.405N, -120.807W then flows SW then SE to enter the Stehekin River; Chelan County, WA. Township 33N, Range 16E, Section(s) 2; W.M. 48.379N, -120.807W. Approved by WA State Board 10/17/2008.
Howard Lake: Lake - 15acres. Located in Lake Chelan National Recreation Area, 3.2km (2mi) SW of McGregor Mountain; Chelan County, WA. Township 33N, Range 16E, Section 2; W.M. 48.388N, -120.832W. Approved by WA State Board 5/11/2007.
Huelsdonk Ridge: Ridge, 9.7 km. (6 mi.) long, highest elevation 1036 m. (3398 ft.) is on Owl Mountain at the E end of the ridge; named for John Huelsdonk, one of the first settlers in the area, known for his tremendous strength (Iron Man of the Hoh); Jefferson Co., WA; T26N, R10 and 11W, W.M.; 47°45'50"N, 123°57'50"W (E end), 47°47'00"N, 124°04'30"W (W end). Approved 10/75.
Hunter Creek: Creek, flowing W into Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake, flowing W from Huckleberry Mountain by way of several branches, notably the South Fork Hunter Creek and the North Fork Hunter Creek. The name Hunter Creek applies to the bottom approximately 11.3 km (7 mi) of drainage, below the point where the two forks join. This creek flows through the town of Hunters; Stevens Co., WA; Sec. 12, T 31 N, R 36 E, W.M.; the mouth of the creek is at 48°06'46"N; 118°13'34"W. Approved 9-13-85.
Hunter Creek, North Fork: Stream, 8.05 km (about 5 mi) long, heading about 1.6 km (1 mi) S of Stensgar Mountain and flowing generally SW where it joins South Fork to form Hunter Creek; Stevens Co., WA; Sec. 6, T 30 N, R 38 E, W.M.; 48°07'14"N, 118°04'59"W (ending), 48°09'24"N, 117°59'20"W (heading). Approved 9-13-85.
Hunter Creek, South Fork: Stream, about 9.66 km (6 mi) long, heading on Huckleberry Mountain, flowing generally N where it joins North Fork to form Hunter Creek; Stevens Co., WA; Sec. 6, T 30 N, R 38 E, W.M.; 48°07'14"N, 118°04'59"W (ending), 48°03'02"N, 118°03'33"W (heading). Approved 9-13-85.
Hurst Creek: Stream, 2.7 km (1.7 mi.) long, heads at 48°55'08 N, 121°55'36"W, flows S to the Nooksack River, 1.2 km (0.75 mi.) NE of the community of Glacier; Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 5, T 39 N, R 7 E, W.M.; 48°53'47"N, 121°55'50"W. Approved by State Board 6/89; U.S. Board 4/90.
Hyak, Mount: Mountain, elevation 1142 m. (3745 ft.), 4.8 km. (3 mi.) S of Snoqualmie Pass; Indian word meaning "hurry up" or "go fast"; Kittitas Co., WA; Secs. 15, 16, 21 and 22 N, R11E, W.M.; 47°23'00"N, 121°24'15"W. Approved 10/75.
Ice Cliff Glacier: Glacier, in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area of the Wenatchee National Forest on the NE side of Mount Stuart, 0.56 km (0.35 mi) NE of the summit of Mount Stuart; Chelan Co., WA; Secs. 18 and 19, T 23 N, R 16 E, W.M.; 47°28'35"N, 120°53'40"W. Approved 6-13-86.
Inati Bay: Cove, 0.32 km. (0.2 mi.) wide, on the E coast of Lummi Island 11 km. (6.8 mi.) SW of Bellingham; Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 25, T 37 N, R 1 E, W.M.; 48°40'22" N, 122°37'15" W. Approved 12/76.
Indian Race Track: Area, 0.32 km (0.2 mi) long, N of Red Mountain, S of Berry Mountain; Skamania Co., WA; 45°56'46"N, 121°49'24"W (SW end), 45°56'51"N, 121°49'12"W (NE end). Approved 12-9-83.
Ingalls Pass: Pass, elevation 2,000 m (6,560 ft), in the Cascade Mountains, located in Wenatchee National Forest, 1.21 km (0.75 mi) SSE of Ingalls Lake, 0.32 km (0.2 mi) NW of point 6878, and 0.47 km (0.9 mi) ESE of point 7382; Chelan and Kittitas Cos., WA; Sec. 26, T 23 N, R 15 E, W.M.; 47°27'35"N, 120°56'00"W (crest). Approved 6-13-86.
Ira Spring Mountain: Mountain - Elevation 5770'. Located in the Mount Baker Snoqualmie National Forest, NE of the town of Bedal; Snohomish County, WA. Township 30N, Range 11E, Section(s) 2; W.M. 48.110N, -121.351W. Approved by WA State Board 10/17/2008.
Irene Creek: Stream - 1.9km (1.2mi) long. Heads at 47.468N, -122.818W then flows into Union River, W of the town of Belfair; Mason County, WA. Township 23N, Range 1 W, Section(s) 21, 28, 29; W.M. 47.456N, -122.834W. Approved by WA State Board 9/21/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 6/12/2008.
Isakson Creek: Stream, 1.6 km (1 mi.) long, heads at 47° 46' 30" N, 121 ° 55' 22" W, flows SE to North Fork Cherry Creek, 1 km (0.6 mi.) W of Lake Margaret; King Co., Washington; Sec 4, T26N, R7E, W.M.; 47° 45' 57" N, 121° 54' 51" W. Approved by State Board 3/92.
Jack White Spring: Spring, in Wenatchee National forest, 1.3 km (0.8 mi.) SSW of Garrison Spring and 6.7 km (4.2 mi.) SW of Table Mountain; Kittitas Co., Washington; Sec 33, T20N, R18E, W.M.; 47° 11' 12" N, 120° 35' 32" W. Approved by State Board 6/95.
Jacks Creek: Creek, about 5.63 km (3.5 mi) long, flowing SE-NW with a heading in Sec. 6, T 6 N, R 3 E, and mouth in Sec. 34, T 7 N, R 2 E, W.M., where it flows into the Kalama River; Cowlitz Co., WA; 46°03'17"N, 122°32'26"W (ending) 46°02'11"N, 122°29'00"W (heading). Approved 9-13-85.
JacOBSON Creek: Stream; 0.4 km (0.25 mi) long, flows W/NW into unnamed wetlands, just W of Springer Lake; Named for Benjamin L. Jacobson (d. 1970) and Mary Jacobson (d. 2003); Thurston County, WA; Sec. 24, T 17 N, R 2 W, W.M.; 46° 56' 29.285" N, 122° 52' 48.649" W (heading), 46° 56' 32.516" N, 122° 52' 57.997" W (ending). Approved 1/7/2014.
Jagged Island: Island, 0.32 km. (0.2 mi.) long in the Pacific Ocean 10.5 km. (6.5 mi.) NW of La Push; Clallam Co., WA; T 29 N, R 16 W, W.M.; 47°59'52" N, 124°41'35" W. Approved 12/76.
Jim Creek: Stream, about 20.9 km (13 mi) due E of Arlington; Snohomish Co., WA; in unsurveyed Sec. 31, T 32 N, R 8 E, W.M., and traveling W for about 32.2 km (20 mi) to enter the South Fork of the Stillaguamish River about 3.21 km (2 mi) ESE of Arlington in the SE corner of Sec. 7, T 31 N, R 6 E, W.M. This feature is within the Mount Baker National Forest, 48°11'04"N, 122°49'35"W. Approved 12-11-87.
Jims Slough: Stream, 3.7 km (2.3 mi.) long, heads at 48°31'31" N, 122°00'56" W, flows W to the Skagit River .8 km (.5 mi.) SE of Lyman and 4.3 km (2.7 mi.) W of Hamilton; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 17, T 35 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 48°31'20" N, 122°02'58" W. Approved 9/80.
John Paulson Creek: Stream - 13km (8mi) long. Heads 2.6 km (1.6 mi) W/NW of the community of Plaza at 47.334N, -117.413W then flows S/SW then SE to enter Pine Creek; Spokane/Whitman Counties, WA. Township 20 & 21N, Range 43 & 42E, W.M. 47.249N, -117.436W. Approved by WA State Board 5/9/2008. Approved by U.S. Board 9/3/2008.
Jonathan Creek: Creek, approximately 0.64 km (0.4 mi) long, beginning on the slopes of Snyder Mountain, flowing W into Hall Creek at a point about 0.40 km (0.25 mi) E from the Packwood Ranger Station; Lewis Co., WA. It is a perennial stream about 1.5 m (5 ft) in width; Sec. 22, T 13 N, R 9 E, W.M.; 46°36'37"N, 121°39'12"W (heading), 46°36'38"N, 121°39'47"W (ending). Approved 9-13-85.
Jones Bay: Bay, 0.8 km. (0.5 mi.) long, and 0.5 km. (0.3 mi.) across, on Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake 20.9 km. (13 mi.) NE of Wilbur; Lincoln Co.; Sec. 18, T 28 N, R 34 E, W.M.; 47°55'20" N, 118°34'55" W. Approved by State Board 6/78; U.S. Board.
JoRDAN RIDGE: Ridge; 8 km (5 mi) long, located 3.22 km (2 mi) E of the community of Jordan, and to the E and N of the South Fork Stillaguamish River; Named for the nearby town of Jordan; Snohomish County, WA; Sec. 36, T 31 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 48° 8' 8.135" N, 121° 59' 7.759" W. Approved 2/5/2013.
Judd Bay: Cove, 0.32 km. (0.2 mi.) wide, at the NW end of East Sound 1.5 km. (0.9 mi.) SW of the village of Eastsound; San Juan Co., WA; Secs. 22 and 23, T 37 N, R 2 W, W.M.; 48°41'05" N,122°55'00" W. Approved 9/76.
Judge Canyon: Canyon, 4.82 km (3 mi) long, between Williams Canyon and Ollala Canyon, 7.24 km (4.5 mi) SE of Leavenworth; in Wenatchee National Forest; Chelan Co., WA; Secs. 13, 23, 24 and 26, T 24 N, R 18 E, W.M.; 47°34'53"N, 120°31'16"W (heading), 47°33'13"W, 120°32'34"W (ending). Approved 12-14-85.
Jump off Creek: Stream; 2.57 km (1.6 mi) long; heads 8.85 km (5.5 mi) SW of Port Gamble, flows NW into Hood Canal 4.5 km (2.8 mi) NE of Vinland; The name refers to a construction accident in the 1920s that caused a worker to have to jump to safety; Kitsap County, WA; Secs 28, 27 & 34, T 27 N, R 1 E, W.M.; 47° 47' 18.957" N, 122° 39' 12.765" W (heading), 47° 48' 26.941" N, 122° 40' 14.931" W (ending). Approved 10/30/2009.
Jumpoff Joe Creek: Stream, 5.95 km (3.7 mi) long, heads on Gillette Mountain at 48°40'20"N, 117°49'01"W, flows SE to North Fork Mill Creek 12.88 km (8 mi) NE of Colville, in Colville National Forest; Stevens Co., WA; Sec. 9, T 36 N, R 40 E, W.M.; 48°37'53"N, 117°46'50"W (ending). Approved 3-9-84.
Kabusie Creek: Creek, about 0.80 km (0.5 mi) long NE-SW in Sec. 9, T 32 N, R 15 W, W.M. This creek is in the Makah Indian Reservation; Clallam Co., WA; 48°17'02"N, 124°37'00"W (ending), 48°17'22"N, 124°37'20"W (heading). Approved 3-8-85.
Kaidera Camp: Locality, at the SE base of Grayback Mountain, 19.63 km (12.2 mi) NNE of Klickitat; Klickitat Co., WA; Secs. 28 and 29, T 6 N, R 14 E, W.M.; 45°58'44"N, 121°04'14"W. Approved 12-14-85.
Kaisoots Mountain: Peak, elevation 1,671 m (5,481 ft), in the Cascade Mountains, 7.24 km (4.5 mi) NW of Church Mountain; Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 12, T 40 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 48°58'00"N, 121°57'40"W. Approved 9-12-86.
KaNGAROO POINT: Cape; located just below Sea Acres on Orcas Island; Name origin unknown, WA Board approved location clarification; San Juan County, WA; Sec. 36, T 37 N, R 1 W, W.M.; 48° 39' 1.834" N, 122° 45' 17.735" W. Approved 7/2/2013.
Kanim Creek: Stream, 2.4 km (1.5 mi.) long, heads at 47° 35' 11" N, 122° 03' 22" W, flows NW to Sammamish Lake, 3.2 km (2 mi.) E of the community of Lake Hills; King Co., Washington; Sec. 31, T25N, R6E, W.M.; 47° 36' 13" N, 122° 04' 41" W. Approved by State Board 12/92; U.S. Board 5/94.
Karr Creek: Creek, begins on E slopes of Davis Mountain in Sec. 34, T 13 N, R 8 E, W.M., and flows SE then SW 3.21 km (2 mi) through the Pothole area and into the Cowlitz River, in Gifford Pinchot National Forest; Lewis Co., WA; 46°34'13"N, 121°47'22"W (heading) 46°33'05"N, 121°45'53"W (ending). Approved 12-14-85.
Kautz Chute: Snowfield, 0.48 km. (0.3 mi.) long, in Mt. Rainier National Park, on E side of Kautz Glacier on S slope of Mt. Rainier; Pierce Co., WA; 46°50'16" N, 121°45'42" W, trends SW to Kautz Glacier; 46°50'08" N, 121°45'50" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Kautz Ice Cliff: Ice cliff, 0.32 km. (0.2 mi.) long, in Mt. Rainier National Park, on E side of Kautz Glacier on S slope of Mt. Rainier; Pierce Co., WA; 46°50'12" N, 121°45'34" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Kehoe Mountain: Mountain, rising above Big Bottom (upper Cowlitz River Valley) 756 m (2,480 ft) knob, immediately N from White Pass High School grounds; Lewis Co., WA. It extends for less than 1.6 km (1 mi) in a SW/NE direction, through the section corner common to Secs. 3, 4, 9, & 10, T 12 N, R 7 E, W.M.; Hampton Creek is to the W, Silver Creek to the E, 40°33'01"N, 121°55'34"W. Approved 9-13-85.
Kendall Lake: Lake, 0.48 km. (0.3 mi.) long, 1.9 km. (1.2 mi.) N of Kendall; once known as Bush's Slough, however name changed when it was dammed by a resident named Kendall; Whatcom Co., WA; Secs. 22 and 27, T40N, R5E, W.M.; 48°56'07"N, 122°08'20"W. Approved 6/75.
Kendall Peak: Peak, 1,763 m (5,784 ft), in the Cascade range near Snoqualmie Pass, 2.90 km (1.8 mi) SE of Snoqualmie Mountain, in both the Mount Baker and Wenatchee National Forests, within the Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area; King and Kittitas Cos., WA; Sec. 34, T 23 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 47°28'35"N, 120°23'00"W. Approved 9-13-85.
Kessel Creek: Creek, flowing approximately 3.22 km (2 mi) NW to where it drains into Grays River; Wahkiakum Co., WA; heading in the SW 1/4 of Sec. 19, T 10 N, R 7 W, W.M., in the SW 1/4 of Sec. 13, T 10 N, R 8 W, W.M.; 40°20'29"N, 123°37'00"W (ending), 46°19'48"N, 123°34'55"W (heading). Approved 12-13-85.
Key Peninsula: Peninsula, 26 km (16 mi.) long, extends S from Pierce-Kitsap county line to Devils Head between Henderson Bay, Carr Inlet, Pitt Passage and Drayton Passage on the E and North Bay and Case Inlet on the W, 24.1 km (15 mi.) W of Tacoma; Mason and Pierce Cos., WA; 47°24'14" N, 122°45'00" W (N end), 47°10'02" N, 122°46'00" W (S end). Approved 12/80.
Kid Creek: Stream, 1.8 km. (1.1 mi.) long, heads at 47°06'26" N, 121°03'08" W, flows NNE to North Fork Taneum Creek 16.9 km. (10.5 mi.) SE of Easton; Kittitas Co., WA; Sec. 24, T 19 N, R 14 E, W.M.; 47°07'20" N, 121°02'32" W. Approved 3/76.
Kiket Bay: Bay, located approximately 8.05 km (5 mi) NW of La Conner, and 4.83 km (3 mi) E of Deception Pass. The bay faces in a westerly direction towards Whidbey Island. The size of the bay is approximately 2.59 km2 (1 sq. mi); Skagit Co., WA; Secs. 21 and 28, T 34 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 47°25'00"N, 122°32'00"W. Approved 12-11-87.
Killebrew Lake: Lake, 0.32 km (0.2 mi.) long on Orcas Island, 3.2 km (2 mi.) E of Orcas; San Juan Co., Washington; Secs. 13 & 14, T36N, R2W, W.M.; 48° 36' 20" N, 122° 53' 58" W. Approved by State Board 12/91; U.S. Board 4/92.
King Pond: Lake - 10.5acres. Located along King Creek, 4.8km (3mi) E of Marysville; Snohomish County, WA. Township 29N, Range 5E, Section(s) 2; W.M. 48.030N, -122.128W. Approved by WA State Board 9/21/2007.
Kingfisher Creek: Stream - 1.9km (1. mi). Heads at 47.776N, -122.504W then flows into Appletree Cove, S of the town of Kingston; Kitsap County, WA. Township 27N, Range 2E, Section(s) 35; W.M. 47.792N, -122.506W. Approved by WA State Board 5/11/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 10/3/2007.
Kingston Creek: Stream - 1.6km (1mi). Heads at 47.804N, -122.502W then flows into Appletree Cove, through the town of Kingston; Kitsap County, WA. Township 27N, Range 2E, Section(s) 26; W.M. 47.797N, -122.504W. Approved by WA State Board 5/11/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 10/3/2007.
Kit Carson, Mount: Peak, elevation 1,610 m. (5,282 ft.), 1.6 km. (1 mi.) SW of Mount Spokane and 34 km. (21 mi.) NNE of Spokane; Spokane Co., WA; Secs. 17 and 20, T 28 N, R 45 E, W.M.; 47°55'02" N, 117°08'27" W. Approved by State Board 6/76; U.S. Board 4/77.
Klatt Camp: Locality, SE of the head of Sheep Canyon, 17.22 km (10.7 mi) NNE of Klickitat; Klickitat Co., WA; Secs. 32 and 33, T 6 N, R 14 E, W.M.; 45°57'26"N, 121°04'19"W. Approved 12-14-85.
Koeneman Lake: Lake, 4.02 km (2.5 mi) NE from Allyn - Rocky Creek to Case Inlet drainage, drains to the S, elevation 64 m (210 ft), 0.076 km2 (19 acres), 7.62 m (25 ft) deep; Kitsap Co., WA; Sec. 10, T 22 N, R 1 W, W.M.; 47°24'38"N, 122°47'02"W (heading), 47°24'21"N, 122°47'00"W (ending). Approved 9-13-85.
Koitlah Point: Point of land, on the N coast of the Olympic Peninsula, approximately 2.41 km (1.5 mi) NNW of Neah Bay; Clallam Co., WA; 48°23'18"N, 124°38'05"W. Approved 3-8-85.
La Crosse: Populated place (incorporated town), 40 km (25 mi.) WSW of Colfax and 54 km (34 mi.) WNW of Pullman; Whitman Co., Wa; Secs. 2 and 11, T 15 N, R 39 E, W.M.; 46°48'51" N, 117°52'51" W. Approved 12/80.
La Fleur Lake: Lake, at 48°24'54"N, 118°15'25"W; Ferry Co., WA. Approved 12-13-85.
Lahar Lookout: Rock, on E rim of Sherman Crater on Mount Baker; Whatcom Co., Washington; 48°46'20"N, 121°48'42"W.
Lake Eleanor: Lake - 1acre. Located 1.1km (0.7mi) SW of the town of Hayford; Spokane County, WA. Township 24N, Range 41E, Section(s) 1; W.M. 47.599N, -117.572W. Approved by WA State Board 5/11/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 12/13/2007.
Lake Heritage: Lake, 1.77 km (1.1 mi) long, one of the Little Pend Oreille Lakes, between Lake Thomas and Lake Leo, 29 km (18 mi) ENE of Colville; Stevens Co., WA; Secs. 8, 9 and 17, T 36 N, R 42 E, W.M.; 48°38'00"N, 117°31'35"W. Approved 3-9-84.
Lake Holm: Lake, 0.8 km (0.5 mi) long, 6.44 km (4 mi) E of Auburn, 8.05 km (5 mi) W of Black Diamond; King Co., WA; Sec. 14, T 21 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 47°18'10"N, 122°07'30"W. Approved 12-14-85.
Lake Quinault: Lake, about 6.44 km (4 mi) long and 3.21 km (2 mi) wide; Grays Harbor Co., WA; Sec. 23 N, T 9 W and R 10 W, W.M.; 47°28'30"N, 123°52'00"W. Approved 6-12-87.
Lake Scanewa: Reservoir, 16 km (10 mi.) long, heads on the Cowlitz River in Big Bottom Valley, 1.6 km (1 mi.) downstream from the confluence with the Cispus River, 72 km (45 mi.) ESE of Chehalis at 46° 30' 37" N, 121° 58' 58" W, 21 km (13 mi.) SW of Randle; Lewis Co., Washington; T11, 12N, R6, 7E, W.M.; 46° 28' 00" N, 122° 06' 14" W. Approved by State Board 3/94; U.S. Board 9/95.
Lake Toke Tie: Lake, 1.6 km (1 mi) NE of Gifford Peak, just E of Pacific Crest Trail, in Gifford Pinchot National Forest; Skamania Co., WA; 45°59'31"N, 121°47'20" (center). Approved 3-9-84.
Lalonde Creek: Stream, 2.4 km (1.5 mi.) long, heads at 45° 41' 37" N, 122° 37' 08" W, flows NW to Salmon Creek in the community of Salmon Creek; Clark Co., Washington; Sec. 36, T3N, R1E, W.M.; 45° 42' 32" N, 122° 38' 28" W. Approved by State Board 6/93.
Lane Spit: Cape, on NE coast of Lummi Island, 1.5 km (0.9 mi.) W of Gooseberry Point; E tip of the cape is Lummi Point; Whatcom Co., Washington; Sec. 4, T37N and Sec. 33, T38N, R1E, W.M.; 48° 44' 00" N, 122° 41' 25" W. Approved by State Board 3/92; U.S. Board 6/92.
Lange's Crest: Area, Skamania Co., WA; E1/2 of Sec. 16, T 9 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 46°16'10"N, 122°10'40"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Leader Mountain: Mountain, elevation 987 m. (3,237 ft.), 3.2 km. (2 mi.) SE of Reed Mountain and 5.1 km. (3.2 mi.) W of Okanogan; Okanogan Co., WA; Secs. 11 and 14, T 33 N, R 25 E, W.M.; 48°21'55" N, 119°39'38" W. Approved by State Board 6/78; U.S. Board.
Lee ISLAND: Island; Located at the mouth of False Bay on San Juan Island; Named for Emelia "Lee" Bave (d. 3/2008), who owned the property across from this island since the early 50s; San Juan County, WA; Sec. 4, T 34 N, R 3 W, W.M.; 48° 28' 41.211" N, 123° 4' 6.47" W. Approved 7/1/2014.
Lincoln: Unincorporated community, Lincoln Co., WA; located in Sec. 21, T 27 N, R 35 E, W.M.; 47°49'50"N, 118°24'45"W. Approved 6-14-85.
Linder Ridge: Ridge, 1.9 km. (1.2 mi.) long, on SE slope of Mount Spokane 34 km. (21 mi.) NE of Spokane; Spokane Co., WA; Secs. 22, 27, 34, and 35, T 28 N, R 45 E, W.M.; 47°54'15" N, 117°06'00" W. (NW end), 47°53'15" N, 117°05'15" W (SE end). Approved by State Board 3/76; U.S. Board 4/77.
Little Africa: Ridge, elevation 2,650 m. (8,695 ft.), 0.48 km. (0.3 mi.) long, in Mt. Rainier National Park, trends S between Muir Snowfield and N portion of Paradise Glaciers on S slope of Mt. Rainier; Pierce Co., WA; 46°49'26" N, 121°43'29" W (N end); 46°49'18" N, 121°43'23" W (S end). Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Little Annapurna: Peak, 2,573-2,585 m (8,440-8,480 ft) located 1.85 km (1.15 mi) SE of Dragontail Peak, in the Wenatchee National Forest; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 23, T 23 N, R 16 E, W.M.; 47°28'07"N, 120°48'47"W. Approved 12-13-85.
Little Buck Creek: Creek, 5.63 km (3.5 mi) long, Klickitat/Skamania Cos., WA; heads in Sec. 31, T 4 N, R 10 E, W.M., and flows SE to Northwestern Lake in Sec. 3, T 3 N, R 10 E, W.M.; 45°47'15"N, 121°32'20"W (ending). Approved 12-9-83.
Little Creek: Stream, 4 km (2.5 mi.) long, heads at 46°41'05" N, 122°23'52" W, flows S to join Winnie Creek to form North Fork Tilton River 14.5 km (9 mi.) NW of Morton; Lewis Co., WA; Sec. 34, T 14 N, R 3 E, W.M.; 46°38'58" N, 122°24'48" W. Approved 9/80.
Little Deep Creek: Stream, 14.5 km. (9 mi.) long, heads at the junction of its North and South Forks at 47°25'13" N, 117°15'24" W, flows SW to Deadman Creek 3.7 km. (2.3 mi.) NW of Mead; Spokane Co., WA; Sec. 33, T 27 N, R 43 E, W.M.; 47°47'45" N, 117°22'44" W. Approved 3/76.
Little Deep Creek, North Fork: Stream, 9.7 km. (6 mi.) long, heads at 47°54'51" N, 117°09'52" W, flows SW to join the South Fork to form Little Deep Creek 14 km. (8.7 mi.) NE of Mead; Spokane Co., WA; Sec. 4, T 27 N, R 44 E, W.M.; 47°52'13" N, 117°15'24" W. Approved 3/76.
Little Deep Creek, South Fork: Stream 9.7 km. (6 mi.) long, heads at 47°54'42" N, 117°08'47" W. flows SW to join the North Fork to form Little Deep Creek 14 km. (8.7 mi.) NE of Mead; Spokane Co., WA; Sec. 4, T 27 N, R 44 E, W.M.; 47°52'13" N, 117°15'24" W. Approved 3/76.
Little Deer Creek: Stream, 9.7 km. (6 mi.) long, heads at 47°55'15" N, 117°08'50" W, flows W to Deer Creek 29 km. (18 mi.) NNE of Spokane; Spokane Co., WA; Sec. 20, T 28 N, R 44 E, W.M.; 47°54'48" N, 117°15'50" W. Approved by State Board 6/76; U.S. Board 4/77.
Little Fishtrap: Cove, in Puget Sound, S shore of Dana Passage, 2.41 km (1.5 mi) NE of Boston Harbor; Thurston Co., WA; 47°09'13"N, 122°52'31"W. Approved 3-8-85.
Little Roundtop: Mountain, at the junction of North Fork Mill Creek and Mill Creek 5.63 km (3.5 mi) N of Old Dominion Mountain and 13.7 km (8.5 mi) NE of Colville, in Colville National Forest; Stevens Co., WA; Secs. 9, 10, 15, and 16, T 36 N, R 40 E, W.M.; 48°37'50"N, 117°45'46"W. Approved 3-9-84.
Little Twin Lakes: Lakes, 0.8 km (0.5 mi) long, at the head of Camp Creek, 19.31 km (12 mi) ENE of Colville and 21.7 km (13.5 mi) SW of Tiger, in Colville National Forest; Stevens Co., WA; Sec. 33, T 36 N, and Sec. 4, T 35 N, R 41 E, W.M.; 48°34'15"N, 117°38'35"W. Approved 3-9-84.
Lone Tree Point: Point of land, extends W into Skagit Bay from Fidalgo Island 4 km. (2.5 mi.) NW of LaConner; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 28, T 34 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 48°24'25" N, 122°33'14" W. Approved 9/76.
Longs Pass: Pass, elevation 1,878-1,902 m (6,160-6,240 ft), in the Cascade Mountains, in the Wenatchee National Forest, 0.32 km (0.2 mi) NW of point 6413, 0.97 km (0.6 mi) SSE of point 6878; Chelan and Kittitas Cos., WA; Sec. 25, T 23 N, R 15 E, W.M.; 47°26'55"N, 120°55'25"W (crest). Approved 6-13-86.
LoNGS POND: Lake; 0.5 km² (11.5 acres), located in Woodland Creek Community Park in the City of Lacey; Named for the Long family who owned the property surrounding the lake; Thurston County, WA; Sec. 15 & 22, T 18 N, R 1 W, W.M.; 47° 2' 21.845" N, 122° 47' 29.95" W. Approved 7/1/2014.
Lookout Hill: Hill, elevation 210 m. (690 ft.), 1.6 km. (1 mi.) E of Eastsound; San Juan Co., WA; Secs. 15 and 22, T 37 N, R 2 W, W.M., 48°41'24" N, 122°55'37" W. Approved by State Board 3/77; U.S. Board 4/77.
Lost Creek: Perennial stream approximately 5.8 km. (3.5 mi.) long, flowing out of Lost Lake then NW to Coal Creek, 46°36'04"N, 121°30'48"W; Lewis Co., WA; Sec. 23, T13N, R10E, W.M.; 46°37'40"N, 121°34'00"W. Approved 10/75.
Lower Curtis Glacier: Glacier, on the SW slope of Mount Shuksan, approximately 1.6km (1 mi) S70W of the top of Mount Shuksan. Feature is within the Mount Baker National Forest; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°49'25"N, 121°37'20"W. Approved 12-11-87.
Luana Beach: Area, unincorporated, on NE shore of Maury Island, King Co., WA; Sec. 14, T 22 N, R 3 E, W.M.; 47°23'45"N, 122°23'00"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Lummi Point: Point of land, on E coast of Lummi Island 14 km. (8.7 mi.) W of Bellingham; Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 33, T 38 N, R 1 E, W.M.; 48°44'04" N, 122°41'16" W. Approved 12/76.
Lystair Lake: Lake, 0.48 km. (0.3 mi.) long, 18.5 km. (11.5 mi.) NE of Elma; Mason Co., WA; Sec. 8, T 19 N, R 5 W. W.M.; 47°09'10" N, 123°19'55" W. Approved 12/76.
Macaulay Creek: Stream, 5.8 km. (3.5 mi.) long, heads at 48°51'20"N, 122°12'21"W, flows SW to Smith Creek 2 km. (1.2 mi.) E of North Cedarville; named for the Macaulay family who owned property in the area; Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 26, T39N, R4E, W.M.; 48°50'22"N, 122°15'38"W. Approved 6/75.
Madrona Point: Point of land, extends S into East Sound, on Orcas Island 0.81 km. (0.5 mi.) SSE of the village of Eastsound; named for the Madrona Inn Lodge; San Juan Co., WA; Secs. 13 and 14, T 37 N, R 2 W, W.M.; 48°41'23" N, 122°53'55" W. Approved 12/76.
Magee Creek: Creek, starting in the NE 1/4 of Sec. 7, T 33 N, R 38 E, flowing W for approximately 8.05 km (5 mi) where it empties into Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake at Daisy; Stevens Co., WA; located in the center of Sec. 6, T 33 N, R 37 E, W.M. Approved 12-13-85.
Makah Bay: Bay, 4.8 km (3 mi.) long, near the NW corner of the Olympic Peninsula 6.4 km (4 mi.) SE of Cape Flattery; Clallam Co., WA; 48°19'15" N, 124°40'30" W. Approved 3/80.
March Point: Point of land, 4 km. (2.5 mi.) long, extends N from Fidalgo Island between Fidalgo and Padilla Bays; named for Hiram A. March, who achieved acclaim for the cauliflower seed he raised here in 1891; Skagit Co., WA; Secs. 3 and 4, T 34 N, and Secs. 28, 29, 32, 33 and 34, T 35 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 48°29'30" N, 122°33'30" W. Approved 9/76.
Marengo Hills: Summit - Elevation 587m (1,927ft). Located just to the NW of the community of Marengo, 13km (8mi) SE of Ritzville; Adams County, WA. Township 18N, Range 36 & 37 E; W.M. 47.046N, -118.194W. Approved by WA State Board 9/21/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 1/10/2008.
Marsh Creek: Stream, on the SW slope of Blue Mountain and flowing W for about 6.43 km (4 mi) to its confluence with the Sultan River; Snohomish Co., WA; in the NW 1/4 of Sec. 9, T 28 N, R 8 E, W.M.; 47°57'55"N, 121°44'45"W. Approved 12-11-87.
Masonry Pool: Reservoir, 1.4 mi. long, 6 mi. SE of North Bend; King Co., Washington; Sec. 11, T22N, R8E, W. M.; 47° 24' 45" N, 121° 45' 07" W; Approved by State Board 3/90; U.S. Board 4/90.
Maury: Area, unincorporated, on E end of Maury Island; King Co., WA; Sec. 23, T 22 N, R 3 E, W.M.; 47°23'00"N, 122°22'00"W. Approved 12-9-83.
May Creek: Townsite and pier, on E shore of Lake Washington; King Co., WA; Sec. 29, T 24 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 47°32'00"N, 122°12'20"W. Approved 12-9-83.
McCay Creek: Stream, heading near the base of Mount McCay and flowing generally SE about 7.72 km (4.8 mi) to the confluence of West Fork Salmon Creek; Okanogan Co., WA; in NE 1/4 NE 1/4 Sec. 7, T 35 N, R 24 E, W.M.; 48°33'15"N, 119°51'31"W. Approved 9-11-87.
McClellan Peak: Peak, elevation (8,364 ft), located 3.7 km (2.3 mi) ESE of Dragontail Peak, in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 24, T 23 N, R 16 E, W.M.; 47°28'14"N, 120°47'06"W (center). Approved 12-13-85.
McDonald Creek: Stream, 21 km (13 mi) long, originating in the Olympic National Forest, heads on NE slope of Blue Mountain, 17.7 km (11 mi) SW of Sequim at 47°57'57" N, 123°15'10" W, flows N from the Buckhorn Wilderness Area of the Olympic National Forest to the Sequim-Dungeness Valley into the Strait of Juan de Fuca, 8 km (5 mi) WSW of Dungeness; Clallam Co., WA; T30N, R4W, W.M., 48°07'32" N, 123°13'19" W. Not McDonnell Creek. Name reaffirmed by State Board in 1993 and U.S. Board 6/96.
McIlroy Canyon: Drain, flows SE then E 3.21 km (2 mi) through Secs. 10 and 11, T 4 N, R 10 E, W.M. into White Salmon River, S of BZ Corner; Klickitat Co., WA; 45°51'11"N, 121°32'26"W (heading), 45°50'46"N, 121°30'54"W (ending). Approved 12-9-83.
McLeod Mountain: Peak, elevation 2,469 m. (8,099 ft.) 12.9 km. (8 mi.) N of Mazama; named for Angus McLeod (?-1928), an early settler in nearby Methow Valley; Okanogan Co., WA; 48°42'13" N, 120°22'58" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
McLoughlin Canyon: Canyon, 2.4 km (1.5 mi.) long, trends SW to the Okanogan River valley 1.3 km (.8 mi.) NE of Janis Rapids and 8 km (5 mi.) S of Tonasket; named for David McLoughlin who led a group of 160 miners through the canyon in 1859 on their way to the British Columbia gold fields; Okanogan Co., WA; Secs. 3 and 10, T 36 N, R 27 E, W.M.; 48°38'08" N, 119°27'11" W (SW end). Approved 9/80.
Medicine Creek: Stream, 7.2 km. (4.5 mi.) long, heads at 46°05'42"N, 117°20'46"W, flows SSE to Cougar Creek 1.6 km. (1 mi.) NE of Mountain View; Asotin County, Washington; Sec. 32, T7N, R44E, Willamette Meridian; 46°02'55"N, 117°19'37"W.
Medicine Lake: Lake, .64 km (.4 mi.) long, 3.2 km (2 mi.) W of Booher Lake and 11.6 km (7.2 mi.) E of Conconully; Okanogan Co., WA; Sec. 5, T 35 N, R 26 E, W.M.; 48°33'30" N, 119°35'25" W. Approved 9/80.
Menatchee Creek: Stream, 13 km. (8 mi.) long, heads at 46°06'36"N, 117°24'54"W, flows SSE to the Grande Ronde River 8 km. (5 mi.) NE of Troy; Asotin Co., Washington; Sec. 12, T6N, R45E, Willamette Meridian; 46°00'25"N, 117°21'50"W.
Mercer Island: Populated place (incorporated city), on Mercer Island 11.3 km. (7 mi.) SE of Seattle; former incorporated Town of Mercer Island merged with the City of Mercer Island in July 1970; King Co., WA; T 24 N Rgs. 4 and 5 E, W.M.; 47°34'15" N, 122°13'15" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
MeYER CREEK: Stream; 0.8 km (0.5 mi) long, flows S then W into Lay Inlet at the town of Rosedale; Named for Richard Benjamin Meyer who owned the property surrounding the creek; Pierce County, WA; Sec. 2, T 21 N, R 1 E, W.M.; 47° 20' 7.289" N, 122° 38' 37.579" W (heading), 47° 19' 48.319" N, 122° 39' 0.966" W (ending). Approved 7/1/2014.
Midway Creek: Stream, 9.7 km (6 mi.) long, heads 1.6 km (1 mi.) N of Elbe at 46°47'05" N, 122°11'50" W, flows NNW to Little Mashel River 2.4 km (1.5 mi.) SE of Eatonville; Pierce Co., WA; Sec. 25, T 16 N, R 4 E, W.M.; 46°50'58" N, 122°14'52" W. Approved 9/80.
Miemois Creek: Stream - 0.8km (0.5mi) long. Heads at 47.657N, -122.569W, flows into Manzanita Bay, SW of the town of Manzanita; Kitsap County, WA. Township 25N, Range 2E, Section(s) 17; W.M. 47.663N, -122.568W. Approved by WA State Board 12/1/2006. Approved by U.S. Board 06/11/2007.
Miggie Creek: Stream - 0.8km (0.5mi) long. Heads at 47.468N, -122.818W, flows S into McKnight Pond 1km (0.6mi) N of Belfair; Mason County, WA. Township 23N, Range 1W, Section(s) 20, 21; W.M. 47.462N, -122.820W. Approved by WA State Board 5/9/2008.
Mill Canyon: Canyon, 6.44 km (4 mi) long, trends NW to Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake, Spokane River, 16.1 km (10 mi) NE of Davenport, WA.; Lincoln Co., WA; heads in Sec. 20, T 26 N, R 38 E, mouth in Sec. 31, T 27 N, R 38 E, W.M.; 47°47'28"N, 118°03'40"W (ending), 47°44'14"N, 118°02'10"W (heading). Approved 9-13-85.
Mill POND: Lake; 0.01 km² (3.5 acres), located N of the City of Camas in Round Lake County Park; Named for the local paper mill; Clark County, WA; Sec. 47, T 1 N, R 3 E, W.M.; 45° 36' 3.813" N, 122° 24' 17.921["] W. Approved 2/5/2013.
Mimsi Marsh: Swamp, 0.4 km (0.2 mi.) long, 45.7 m (150 ft.) to 182.9 (600 ft.) wide, approx. 152.4 m (500 ft.) E of Biddle lake, situated immediately N of Evergreen Highway; Clark Co., Washington; Sec. 37, T1N, R12E, W.M.; 45° 35' 47" N, 122° 31' 50" W. Approved by State Board 3/92.
Mine Ridge: Ridge, 1.6 km. (1 mi.) long, 3.2 km. (2 mi.) NNW of Mountain View; Asotin Co., Washington; Secs. 13 and 24, T7N, R43E, Willamette Meridian; 46°04'50"N, 117°21'50"W (N end), 46°04'04"N, 117°21'30"W (S end).
Mitre Rock: Rock, on the E bank of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake, approximately 213 m (700 ft) above water level; Stevens Co., WA; Sec. 1, T 28 N, R 35 E, W.M.; 45°57'33"N, 118°20'34"W. Approved 9-13-85.
Monaghan Creek: Creek, heading in the SW 1/4, Sec. 8, T 30 N, R 36 E (upper end of Grant Canyon) and flowing S and E approximately 4.82 km (3 mi) into Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake in the NW 1/4, Sec. 22, T 30 N, R 36 E, W.M.; Ferry Co., WA; 48°06'35"N, 118°18'10"W (ending). Approved 12-13-85.
Monohon: Area, on E shore of Lake Sammamish, King Co., WA; Sec. 8, T 24 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 47°34'48"N, 122°04'30"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Moon Rocks: Ridge, 0.4 km. (0.25 mi.) long, in Mt. Rainier National Park, trends SW at N end of Paradise Glaciers on SE slope of Mt. Rainier; Pierce Co.; 46°49'42" N, 121°43'30" W (N end), 46°49'30" N, 121°43'40" W (S end). Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Moonshine Spring: Spring, in Cabin Gulch 2.7 km. (1.7 mi.) W of Cloverland; Asotin Co., Washington; Sec. 15 T9N, R43E, Willamette Meridian; 46°15'14"N, 117°24'04"W.
Moses Lake: Populated place (incorporated city), 29 km. (18 mi.) SE of Ephrata; former incorporated Town of Westlake merged with Moses Lake in July 1972; Grant Co., WA; Tps. 18 and 19 N, R 28 E, W.M.; 47°07'45" N, 119°16'30" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Mount Dickerman: Peak, elevation 1,744 m (5,723 ft), in the Cascade Mountains of the Mount Baker National Forest, Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 24, T 30 N, R 10 E, W.M.; 48°04'08"N, 121°28'13"W. Approved 12-12-86.
Mount Hermann: Peak, elevation 1,916 m (6,285 ft) named for Binger Hermann, former head of U.S. General Land Office; Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 13, T 39 N, R 8 E, W.M.; 48°52'00"N, 121°42'04"W. Approved 3-14-86.
Mount Higgins: Peak, elevation 1,567 m (5,142 ft), in the Cascade Mountains; Mount Baker National Forest; situated toward the E end of the ridge presently known as Mount Higgins; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 27, T 33 N, R 8 E, W.M.; 48°18'53"N, 121°45'40"W. Approved 9-12-86.
Mount Phelps: Peak, elevation 1,577 m (5,162 ft); King Co., WA; in Sec. 6, T 25 N, R 10 E, W.M.; 47°40'46"N, 121°34'40"W. Approved 12-13-85.
Mount Pilchuck: Peak, elevation 1,623 m (5,324 ft), in the Cascade Mountains; Snohomish Co., WA; Secs. 28-29, T 30 N, R 8 E, W.M.; 48°03'27"N, 121°47'45"W. Approved 12-12-86.
Mount Pugh: Peak, elevation 2,195 m (7,201 ft), in the Mount Baker National Forest, on the W side of Pugh Creek; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 27, T 31 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 48°08'36"N, 121°22'23"W. Approved 12-12-86.
Mount Roosevelt: Peak, 1,799 m (5,835 ft) in the Cascade Mountains about 7.08 km (4.4 mi) NW of Snoqualmie Pass, 0.97 km (0.6 mi) N of Kaleetan Peak, 1.29 km (0.8 mi) SW of Wright Mountain in the Snoqualmie National Forest; King Co., WA; Secs. 13, 24, T 23 N, R 10 E, W.M.; 47°28'11"N, 121°28'33"W. Approved 12-13-85.
Mount Valerianos: Summit, elevation 2,020 m (6,626 ft.), in the Buckhorn Wilderness and Olympic National Forest, 3.5 km (2.2 mi.) E of Mount Walkinshaw and 5.3 km (3.3 mi.) NE of Mount Deception; Jefferson Co., Washington; 47° 49' 58" N, 123° 11' 12" W. Approved by State Board 12/92.
Muddy Fork: Stream, 17.4 km. (10.8 mi.) long, heads at 46°15'38"N, 121°28'26"W, flows NW to the Cispus River 19 km. (12 mi.) NNW of Mount Adams; Skamania and Yakima Cos., Washington; 46°22'13"N, 121°34'08"W.
Mullins Creek: Stream, 2.4 km (1.5 mi) long; Lewis Co., WA; Sec. 21, T 12 N, R 8 E, W.M.; 46°30'12"N, 121°49'07"W (heading), 46°31'15"N, 121°48'47"W (ending). Approved 3-14-86.
Mushroom Rock: Rock, shaped like a mushroom off N coast of Cape Flattery in the Strait of Juan de Fuca, 7.24 km (4.5 mi) NW of the community of Neah Bay; Clallam Co., WA; Sec. 1, T 33 N, R 16 W, W.M.; 48°23'26"N, 124°42'42"W. Approved 3-8-85.
Mystery Hill: Hill, a minor N-S spur, on the S and W sides of Glacier Creek, extending from about 1,158 m (3,800 ft) to about 1,463 m (4,800 ft) elevation, about 1.37 km (0.85 mi) W and SW of Cadet Peak, in the Mount Baker National Forest; Snohomish Co., WA; Secs. 22, 27, T 29 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 47°31'17"N, 120°21'58"W. Approved 12-13-85.
Nachaktsen Peak: Peak, elevation 2,123 m (6,966 ft), in the Cascade Mountains, in the Mount Baker National Forest, 1.45 km (0.9 mi) SE of Mount Sefrit, 4.18 km (2.6 mi) NW of Ruth Mountain; Whatcom Co., WA; unsurveyed township. 48°52'55"N, 121°34'38"W. Approved 9-12-86.
Naches Trail: Trail, approximately 11 mi. in length through the Washington Cascades at Naches Pass; King and Yakima Cos., Washington; 47°05'23"N, 121°17'04"W, Sec. 36, T19N, R12E, Willamette Meridian (E end); 47°06'36"N, 121°28'38"W, Sec. 25, T19N, R10E, Willamette Meridian (W end).
Naha Lake: Lake, 2,000 m2 (0.5 acres), 2.0 km (1.25 mi) N of Gifford Peak; Skamania Co., WA; 45°59'55"N, 121°48'25"W (center). Approved 12-9-83.
Newbill Lake: Lake, about 457 m (1,500 ft) long and up to about 153 m (500 ft) wide, about 4.02 km (2.5 mi) E of Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake, 1.93 km (1.2 mi) SE of the community of Fruitland, 1.13 km (0.7 mi) S of Alder Creek; Stevens Co., WA; near the center of Sec. 32, T 30 N, R 37 E, W.M.; 48°03'22"N, 118°11'00"W (center). Approved 9-13-85.
Newellhurst Creek: Stream - 1.4km (0.9mi) long. Heads at 47.779N, -122.491W, flows into Appletree Cove, S of the town of Kingston; Kitsap County, WA. Township 27N, Range 2E, Section(s) 36; W.M. 47.784N, -122.491W. Approved by WA State Board 5/11/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 11/8/2007.
Nicholas Lake: Lake, 6.44 km (4 mi) NW of Rice on the W slope of Staehly Mountain; Ferry Co., WA; Sec. 10, T 34 N, R 36 E, W.M.; 48°27'45"N, 118°14'38"W (center). Approved 6-14-85.
Nisqually Cirque: Cirque, 0.48 km. (0.3 mi.) across, in Mt. Rainier National Park, on SE slope of Mt. Rainier between Cowlitz and Nisqually Cleavers, Pierce Co., WA; 46°50'12" N, 121°44'30" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Nisqually Ice Cliff: Ice cliff, elevation 3,650 m. (11,975 ft.) in Mt. Rainier National Park, trends SW from Gibraltar Rock to Nisqually Cleaver on the SE slope of Mt. Rainier; Pierce Co., WA; 46°50'36" N, 121°44'49" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Nisqually Icefall: Icefall, 1.1 km. (0.7 mi.) long, in Mt. Rainier National Park, trends SE along Nisqually Glacier along W side of Nisqually Cleaver on S slope of Mt. Rainier; Pierce Co., WA; 46°50'15" N, 121°45'00" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Noname Creek: Stream, 6.4 km (4 mi.) long, heads in Noname Lake at 48°51'02" N, 121°06'41" W, flows NE to Ross Lake 15.3 km (9.5 mi.) SE of Mount Spickard; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°53'40" N, 121°03'43" W. Approved 9/80.
Noname Lake: Lake, .16 km (.1 mi.) long, at the head of Noname Creek 5.6 km (3.5 mi.) W of Ross Lake and 16.1 km (10 mi.) SE of Mount Spickard; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°51'02" N, 121°06'41" W. Approved 9/80.
Nooksack Cirque: Cirque, glacially carved, in North Cascades National Park at the head of the North Fork Nooksack River; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°50'00"N, 121°33'20"W. Approved 3-14-86.
North Bonneville: Populated place, 1.6 km (1 mi.) W of Bonneville, Oregon, and 9.7 km (6 mi.) SW of Stevenson; this place has been relocated from its original position 3.2 km (2 mi.) NE because of construction of a power plant near Bonneville Dam; Skamania Co., WA; Sec. 40, T 2 N, R 7 E, W.M.; 45°38'15" N, 121°58'30" W. Approved 3/80.
North Crested Butte: Peak, elevation 1,621 m (5,318 ft), 0.65 km (0.4 mi) S of Sheep Gap, in the Mount Baker National Forest; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 36, T 29 N, R 10 E, W.M.; 47°57'15"N, 121°27'36"W. Approved 12-13-85.
North Fork Berry Creek: Stream, 3.86 km (2.4 mi) long, flows SE to join Berry Creek; Skamania Co., WA; Sec. 3, T 4 N, R 9 E, W.M.; 45°51'46"N, 121°39'38"W (ending), 45°52'47"N, 121°41'52"W (heading). Approved 12-9-83.
North Fork Sol Duc River: Stream, 21.7 km (13.5 mi.) long, in Olympic National Park, heads on the W slope of Mount Appleton at 47° 56' 54" N, 123° 44' 56" W, flows NW to the Sol Duc River, 4 km (2.5 mi.) SW of Fairholm and 6.4 km (4 mi.) SE of Mount Muller; Clallam Co., Washington; Sec. 2, T29N, R10W, W.M.; 48° 02' 27" N, 123° 56' 57" W. Approved by State Board 6/91; U.S. Board 10/92.
North Fork Wreck Creek: Creek, 5.63 km (3.5 mi) long, heads in Sec. 11, T 21 N, R 12 W, W.M., and flows S and W to join Wreck Creek in Sec. 28; Grays Harbor Co., WA; 47°17'15"N, 124°13'24"W (ending), 47°19'13"N, 124°10'34"W (heading). Approved 12-9-83.
North Spectacle Butte: Peak, elevation 2,460 m (8,070 ft), 2.74 km (1.7 mi) E of Mount Maude, Wenatchee National Forest; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 6, T 30 N, R 17 E, W.M.; 48°08'02"N, 120°45'59"W. Approved 3-9-84.
Nueske Creek: Creek, flows N 1.6 km (1 mi) to confluence with Sherman Creek; Ferry Co., WA; heading W in Sec. 3, T 35 N, R 36 E, W.M.; 48°56'30"N, 118°11'22"W (ending), 47°38'18"N, 118°08'42"W (heading). Approved 6-14-85.
Oak Lake: Lake, 305 m (1,000 ft.) long and 91 m (300 ft.) across, elevation 46 m (152 ft.) just S of Lake Sawyer and 2.4 km (1.5 mi.) W of Black Diamond; King Co., Washington; Sec. 10, T21N, R6E, W.M.; 47° 19' 08" N, 122° 01' 59" W. Approved by State Board 3/95; U.S. Board 7/95.
Old Blewett Pass: Gap, elevation 1, 241 m (4,071 ft.) in Wenatchee National Forest, in Wenatchee Mountains, 3.4 km (2.1 mi.) NNE of the confluence of Iron Creek and Swauk Creek; Chelan and Kittitas Counties, Washington; Sec. 35, T22N R17E, W.M., 47° 20' 54" N, 120° 40' 20" W. Approved by State Board 9/92; U.S. Board 11/92.
O'Meara Point: Cape. Located in Willapa Bay National Wildlife Refuge, on the E shore of Willapa Bay, opposite the S end of Long Island; Pacific County, WA. Township 11N, Range 10W, Section(s) 29, 32; W.M. 46.402N, -123.951W. Approved by WA State Board 12/1/2006. Approved by U.S. Board 2/8/2007.
One Too Many Creek: Creek, begins on the NE side of Mount Lena and flows N for about 4.02 km (2.5 mi) and enters the Duckabush River 3.21 km (2 mi) E of Crazy Creek, about 19.3 km (12 mi) W of Hood Canal; Jefferson Co., WA; 47°40'21"N, 123°12'32"W. Approved 12-13-85.
Orazada Creek: Creek, approximately 5.63 km (3.5 mi) long, flows SW to Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake, Spokane River; Stevens Co., WA; heads in Sec. 33, T 29 N, R 37 E, W.M.; mouth in Sec. 7, T 28 N, R 37 E, W.M.; 47°56'30"N, 118°11'22"W (ending) 47°38'18"N, 118°08'42"W (heading). Approved 12-13-85.
Ordway Creek: Creek, about 4.02 km (2.5 mi) long starting in the SE 1/4, Sec. 21, T 10 N, R 4 W, W.M., and flowing S to its confluence with Abernathy Creek in the NE 1/4, Sec. 5, T 9 N, R 4 W, W.M.; Cowlitz Co., WA; 46°17'38"N, 123°12'00"W. Approved 6-13-86.
Osier Creek: Stream - 1.9km (1.2mi) long. Heads at 47.770N, -122.494W then flows into Appletree Cove, S of the town of Kingston; Kitsap County, WA. Township 27N, Range 2E, Section(s) 36; W.M. 47.786N, -122.495W. Approved by WA State Board 5/11/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 11/8/2007.
Osprey Pond: Lake, 137 m (450 ft.) long and 91 m (300 ft.) across, on the eastern portion of Shaw Island, 4 km (2.5 mi.) SW of Orcas and 4.8 km (3 mi.) NW of Indian Cove; San Juan Co.; Washington; Sec. 30, T36N, R2W, W.M.; 48° 35' 01" N, 122° 59' 27" W. Approved by State Board 6/93.
Owl Creek: Stream - 3.2km (2mi) long. Heads at 48.079N, -123.227W then flows into Matriotti Creek, W of the town of Carlsborg; Clallam County, WA. Township 30N, Range 4W, Section(s) 15, 16, 21; W.M. 48.103N, -123.182W. Approved by WA State Board 10/17/2008.
Panakanic Prairie: Prairie, Klickitat Co., WA; Secs. 20, 21 and 29, T 5 N, R 12 E, W.M.; 45°53'30"N, 121°19'30"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Panorama Dome: Mountain, elevation 1.537 km (5,043 ft.) in the Cascade Range 12.9 km (8 mi.) NE of Mount Baker; Whatcom Co., WA; T 39 N, R 9 E, W.M.; 48°51'12" N, 121°40'33" W. Approved 9/80.
Pass Island: Island, 0.48 km. (0.3 mi.) long in Deception Pass between Fidalgo and Whidbey Islands 2.4 km. (1.5 mi.) SW of Dewey; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 26, T 34 N, R 1 E, W.M.; 48°24'27" N, 122°38'30" W. Approved 9/76.
Pelican Beach: Beach, at the N end of Cypress Island, 2.4 km (1.5 mi.) SW of Sinclair Island and 11.3 km (7 mi.) NW of Anacortes; Skagit Co.; Washington; Sec. 17, T36N, R1E W.M. 48° 36' 02" N, 122° 42' 00" W. Approved by State Board 9/93.
Penny Creek: Creek, starting in the SE 1/4 of Sec. 31, T 13 N, R 6 W, W.M., and flowing W for about 5.63 km (3.5 mi) to its confluence with the Willapa River in Sec. 3, T 12 N, R 7 W, W.M.; Pacific Co., WA; 46°33'10"N, 123°32'00"W. Approved 6-12-87.
Pepin Creek: Stream, 15.3 km. (9.5 mi.) long, heads in Canada at 49°02'35" N, 122°24'12" W, flows SW into the U.S. to Fishtrap Creek W of Lynden; first 6.1 km. (3.8 mi.) of stream in Washington is a double ditch; Whatcom Co., WA and British Columbia; Sec. 19, T 40 N, R 3 E, W.M.; 48°56'31" N, 122°28'24" W. Approved 9/76.
Peshastin Pinnacles: Pinnacles, situated between elevation 366 m and 488 m (1,200 and 1,600 ft), 1.21 km (0.75 mi) N of the Wenatchee River, 1.29 km (0.8 mi) ENE of point 1412, 0.32 km (0.2 mi) S of point 1783; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 25, T 24 N, R 18 E, W.M.; 47°32'33"N, 120°31'10"W. Approved 6-13-86.
Peter Point: Point, on NW side of Vashon Island in Colvos Passage; King Co., WA; Sec. 24, T 23 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 47°28'12"N, 122°29'50"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Peterson Lake: Lake, 0.5 km. (0.3 mi.) long, 4.5 km. (2.8 mi.) W of Center; Jefferson Co., WA; Sec. 6, T 28 N, R 1 W, W.M.; 47°56'47" N, 122°51'10" W. Approved 12/76.
Picnic Island: Island, 0.16 km. (0.1 mi.) long, in West Sound 8.6 km. (5.3 mi.) SW of the village of Eastsound; San Juan Co., WA; Sec. 9, T 36 N, R 2 W, W.M.; 48°37'42" N, 122°57'25" W. Approved by State Board 3/77; U.S. Board 4/77.
Pigtail Peak: Peak, elevation 1,817 m (5,961 ft) on the Cascade Crest about 3.06 km (1.9 mi) NNE from Hogback Mountain. Tower 20 at the top of the White Pass Ski lift is located on this point; Lewis and Yakima Cos., WA; Sec. 11, T 13 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 46°37'27"N, 121°23'10"W. Approved 9-12-86.
Pikers Peak: Peak, elevation 3,545 m. (11,630 ft.), on S side of Mount Adams 24 km. (15 mi.) NW of Glenwood; Yakima Co., Washington; 46°11'37"N, 121°29'11"W.
Pine Creek, South Fork: Stream, 5.6 km (3.5 mi.) long, heads in Mud Lake at 48°35'45" N, 119°37'27" W, flows ESE to join the North Fork to form Pine Creek 14.5 km (9 mi.) ENE of Conconully; Okanogan Co., WA; Sec. 28, T 36 N, R 26 E, W.M.; 48°35'37" N, 119°33'42" W. Approved 9/80.
Pine Lake Creek: Stream, 3.2 km (2 mi.) long, heads in Pine Lake at 47° 35' 09" N, 122° 03' 04" W, flows NW to Kanim Creek (q.v.) and Sammamish Lake, 3.2 km (2 mi.) E of the community of Lake Hills; King Co., Washington; Sec. 5, T24N, R6E, W.M.; 47° 35' 59" N, 122° 04' 33" W. Approved by State Board 12/92.
Pinkham Butte: Butte, elevation 1,449 m. (4,755 ft.), 10 km. (6 mi.) SSE of Peola; Garfield Co., Washington; Secs. 28 and 33, T9N, R43E, Willamette Meridian; 46°13'12"N, 117°25'48"W.
Pipers Creek: Stream, 2.25 km (1.4 mi) long, heads at 47°42'02"N, 122°21'50"W, flows NW to Puget Sound 4.83 km (3 mi) NE of Sunset Hill in Seattle; King Co., WA; Sec. 26, T 26 N, R 3 E, W.M.; 47°42'43"N, 122°22'45"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Pitney Creek: Stream, about 4.02 km (2.5 mi) long heading on the E side of a low plateau and flowing NW to Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake; Lincoln Co., WA; 47°52'37"N, 118°09'15"W. Approved 6-14-85.
PlEASANT CREEK: Stream; 1.2 km (0.8 mi) long; flows NW then W under I-205 to enter LaLonde Creek; Name is descriptive for a "peaceful and pleasant creek"; Clark County, WA; Sec. 31 & 36, T 3 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 45° 41' 48.261" N, 122° 36' 38.156" W (heading), 45° 42' 7.222" N, 122° 37' 38.558" W (ending). Approved 10/30/2009.
Plumbago Creek: Stream, 5.9 km (3.7 mi.) long, heads at 48°34'44" N, 122°08'40" W, flows NE to South Fork Nooksack River 1.3 km (.8 mi.) NNW of Roaring Creek and 15.3 km (9.5 mi.) NE of Sedro Woolley; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 13, T 36 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 48°36'44" N, 122°05'47" W. Approved 9/80.
Poison Creek: Stream, 4 mi. long, heads on Steamboat Mountain at 46°08'47"N, 121°43'33"W, flows N to the Lewis River 4 mi. N of Steamboat Mountain; Skamania Co., Washington; 46°11'46"N, 121°43'38"W.
Portage Island: Island, 3.2 km. (2 mi.) wide, between Bellingham Bay and Hale Passage, Whatcom Co., WA; Secs. 11, 12 and 13, T 37 N, R 1 E, and Secs. 7 and 18, T 37 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 48°42'00" N, 122°37'15" W. Approved by State Board 3/77; U.S. Board 4/77.
Pothole Canyon: Canyon, 2.4 km. (1.5 mi.) long, heads at 48°28'05" N, 119°25'25" W, trends SW to Okanogan River valley 7.2 km. (4.5 mi.) NE of Omak; Okanogan Co.; Sec. 17, T 34 N, R 27 E, W.M.; 48°26'50" N, 119°27'10" W. Approved by State Board 6/78; U.S. Board 10/78.
Pothole, The: Basin, at the head of Pothole Canyon, 16.1 km. (10 mi.) NE of Okanogan; Okanogan Co., Secs. 3 and 10, T 34 N, R 27 E, W.M.; 48°28'00" N, 119°25'25" W. Approved by State Board 6/78; U.S. Board 10/78.
Potter Hill: Hill, elevation 1,041 m. (3,416 ft.) on Pleasant Ridge 8 km. (5 mi.) W of Peola; Asotin Co., Washington; Secs. 24 and 25, T10N, R43E, and Secs. 19 and 30, T10N, R44E, Willamette Meridian; 46°19'30"N, 117°21'03"W.
Pow Wah Kee Gulch: Ravine, 29 km. (18 mi.) long, heads at 46°16'51"N, 117°29'22"W, trends NE to Alpowa Creek 14.5 km. (9 mi.) W of Clarkston; Asotin and Garfield Cos., Washington; Sec. 26, T11N, R44E, Willamette Meridian; 46°24'14"N, 117°15'15"W.
Powe Gulch: Ravine, 2.1 km. (1.3 mi.) long, heads at 46°03'50"N, 117°15'20"W, trends SE to Cottonwood Creek 4.2 km. (2.6 mi.) NE of Mountain View; Asotin Co., Washington; Sec. 28, T7N, R44E, Willamette Meridian; 46°03'24"N, 117°17'45"W.
Prusik Pass: Pass, elevation 2,268-2,292 m (7,440-7520 ft) in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness of the Wenatchee National Forest, 0.97 km (0.6 mi) SW of the S end of Shield Lake and 0.97 km (0.6 mi) E of point 8520; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 13, T 23 N, R 16 E, W.M.; 47°29'15"N, 120°47'00"W. Approved 6-13-86.
Prusik Peak: Peak, elevation 2,438 m and 2,451 m (between 8,000 and 8,040 ft), located in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness; 0.89 km 0.55 mi SW of the SW end of Shield Lake; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 13, T 23 N, R 16 E, W.M., 47°29'15"N, 120°47'00"W. Approved 9-12-86.
Pumice Plain: Area, extending from the base of the N slope of Mount St. Helens to Spirit Lake and the former course of the North Fork Toutle River; Skamania Co., WA; Secs. 14-18, 20-23, and 28, T 9 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 46°15'00"N, 122°10'00" W. Approved 12-9-83.
Purtteman Gulch: Ravine, 10 km. (6.2 mi.) long, heads at 47°56'18" N, 120°01'55" W, trends SSW to Lake Chelan 5.8 km. (3.6 mi.) WNW of Chelan; named for the Purtteman family who lived in this area; Chelan Co., WA; 47°51'49" N, 120°05'12" W.
Putters Lake: Lake, 396 m (1,300 ft) by 91 m (300 ft) located E of the community of Rock Island, N of the Rock Island Golf Course; Douglas Co., WA; Sec 25, T22N, R21E, W.M.; 47°22'28" N, 120°07'56" W. Approved by State Board 9/95; U.S. Board 5/97.
Queest-Alb Glacier: Glacier, in the Cascade Mountains, in the Mount Baker National Forest, on the W side of Three Fingers Mountain, unsurveyed township; Snohomish Co., WA; 48°10'10"N, 121°42'00"W (approximate center). Approved 9-12-86.
Quiney Flats: Meadow, 5.31 km (3.3 mi) WNW of Black Butte and 18 km (11.2 mi) NE of Klickitat; Klickitat Co., WA; Sec. 2, T 5 N, R 14 E, W.M.; 45°46'41"N, 121°00'41"W. Approved 12-14-85.
Rahm, Mount: Peak, elevation 2,584 m. (8,478 ft.), in North Cascades National Park, 3.2 km. (2 mi.) NNE of Mount Spickard; named for Dr. David Allen Rahm (1931-1976), author and professor who published and lectured about the geology of the surrounding area; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°59"50" N, 121°13'39" W. Approved by State Board 3/77; U.S. Board 7/77.
Rainey Creek: Creek, a stream about 4.83 km (3 mi) long heading on Deadman's Hill and running SW into Beaver Creek. The heading of this creek is in the Olympic National Forest; Clallam Co., WA; Sec. 15, T 30 N, R 12 W, W.M.; 48°04'50"N, 124°16'13"W. Approved 3-8-85.
Rainey Creek: Creek, a 15.0 km (9.3 mi) long perennial tributary to the Cowlitz River which now empties into Riffe Lake. The community of Glenoma is located along U.S. Highway 12 in the valley of this creek; Lewis Co., WA; 46°29'28"N, 122°11'58"N (ending), 40°34'16"N, 122°06'06"W (source). Approved 12-12-86.
Rainey Valley: Valley, encompassing approximately 10.8 km2 (2,700 acres) of bottomland, mostly on the N side of Rainey Creek, from the mouth of the creek to about 8.05 km (5 mi) up the drainage. The unincorporated community of Glenoma is located in the valley. The nearest incorporated town is Morton, 11.3 km (7 mi) W of Glenoma on U.S. Highway 12; Lewis Co., WA; Secs. 12 and 13, T 12 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 46°32'00"N, 122°07'30"W. Approved 12-12-86.
Rasmussen Creek: Creek, about 3.22 km (2 mi) in length; Clallam Co., WA; heading in Sec. 3, T 32 N, R 14 W, W.M., and flowing NE into the Strait of Juan de Fuca. 48°19'57"N, 124°29'20"W (mouth), 48°18'11"N, 124°29'47"W (ending). Approved 3-8-85.
Red Lake: Lake - 2acres. Located in Rattlesnake Flat, 17km (11mi) SE of Ritzville, E of Cow Creek; Adams County, WA. Township 17N, Range 36E, Section(s) 1; W.M. 46.998N, -118.234W. Approved by WA State Board 9/21/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 1/10/2008.
Red Salmon Creek: Stream, 3.2 km. (2 mi.) long, heads at 47°04'53" N, 122°41'00" W, flows N to Puget Sound 16 km. (10 mi.) NE of Olympia; Pierce Co., WA; Sec. 28, T 19 N, R 1 E, W.M.; 47°05'58" N, 122°41'00" W. Approved by State Board 9/76; U.S. Board.
Reed Mountain: Mountain, elevation 1,266 m. (4,153 ft.), 7.7 km. (4.8 mi.) NW of Okanogan; Okanogan Co., WA; Secs. 3 and 4, T 33 N, R 25 E, W.M.; 48°23'10" N, 119°41'18" W. Approved by State Board 6/78; U.S. Board 10/78.
ReFLECTION CREEK: Stream; 5.6 km (3.5 mi) long, located NE of the City of Snohomish, heads near Jamison Corner and flows N/NE into Panther Creek; Name is descriptive for the water's reflection; Snohomish County, WA; Sec. 3, T 28 N, R 6 E & Sec. 33 & 34, T 29 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 47° 56' 35.355" N, 122° 1' 29.542" W (heading), 47° 57' 40.064" N, 122° 1' 11.125" W (ending). Approved 2/5/2013.
Register Rock: Rock, in Mt. Rainier National Park on inner side of NW rim of East Crater on Mt. Rainier; summit registers are kept at this point by mountaineering organizations and the National Park Service; Pierce Co., WA; 46°51'13" N, 121°45'29" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Riffe Lake: Reservoir, formed by damming the Cowlitz River 4.3 km. (2.7 mi.) E of Mossyrock; named for Floyd Riffe and his family who settled in this area in 1893; the community of Riffe was inundated by this lake; Lewis Co., WA; Sec. 10, T 12 N, R 3 E, W.M.; 46°32'05" N, 122°25'30" W (at dam). Approved 3/76.
Roaring Creek: Stream, 4.2 km (2.6 mi.) long, heads at 48°34'38" N, 122°07'30" W, flows NE to Deer Creek 1.1 km (.7 mi.) SE of Plumbago Creek 14.5 (9 mi.) NE of Sedro Woolley; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 19, T 36 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 48°36'07" N, 122°05'15" W. Approved 9/80.
Rocky Creek: Creek, approximately 6.44 km (4 mi) long. This feature is within Mount Baker National Forest. Trends S and E to Lake Shannon; Whatcom and Skagit Cos., WA. Trends through Sec. 22, 26, 27, 35, and 36, T 37 N, R 8 E, W.M.; 48°38'55"N, 121°42'00"W. Approved 12-11-87.
Rocky Prairie: Slope, 1.5 miles long, at the N end of Cleman Mountain 18 miles SW of Ellensburg; Yakima Co., Washington; Secs. 11, 13 and 14, T16N, R15E, Willamette Meridian; 46°52'50"N, 120°54'15"W.
Rosa Butte: Butte, elevation 837 m. (2,746 ft.), 11.3 km. (7 mi.) S of Spokane; named for Rosa Brown Henningsen (1883-1977), the first white child born in the area; Spokane Co., WA; Sec. 5, T 23 N, and Sec. 32, T 24 N, R 43 E, W.M.; 47°31'20" N, 117°24'04" W. Approved by State Board 6/77; U.S. Board 10/77.
Round Island: Island, 122 m. (400 ft.) across in S end of Shoalwater Bay 0.97 km. (0.6 mi.) SW of Omeara Point; originally named Round Island by James Swan, early historian; Pacific Co., WA; Sec. 31, T11N, R10W, W.M.; 46°23'40"N, 123°57'35"W. Approved 12/75.
Ruby Creek: Creek; Kitsap Co., WA; 122°41'01"W (heading), 47°30'35"N, 122°38'48"W (ending). Approved 6-13-86.
Ruby Island: Island, located in Bakers Bay 91 m. (300 ft.) from shore; first vegetable garden in either Washington or Oregon was planted here in 1795 by Captain Bishop of the ship "Ruby"; Pacific Co., WA; T 9 N, R 11 W, W.M.; 46°12'09" N, 124°02'02" W. Approved 9/75.
RUFUS CREEK: Stream; 1.93 km (1.2 mi) long, heads on the NE slope of Lookout Mountain, flows N/NE to enter Beaver Creek; Named for Rufus Green (d. 1962) a logger who lived along the stream for many years; Whatcom County, WA; Sec. 12 & 13, T 37 N, R 3 E & Sec. 6 & 7, T 37 N, R 4 E, W.M.; 48° 42' 1.447" N, 122° 21' 53.141" W (heading), 48° 43' 12.152" N, 122° 21' 17.811" W (ending). Approved 2/5/2013.
Sacagawea and Papoose Rocks: Rocks, 3.2 km. (2 mi.) NW of North Bonneville; Skamania Co., WA; Sec. 8, T 2 N, R 7 E, W.M.; 45°40'04" N, 121°58'20" W. Approved 6/76.
SaLISH SEA: Sea; 14244.93 km² (5,500 mi²), extends from the mouth of the Strait of Juan de Fuca eastward and northward to include Puget Sound and Georgia Strait, and their associated bays, coves, and inlets; Named for the tribes of Washington State and First Nations of British Columbia that live on or close to the Salish Sea; Clallam County, Jefferson County, Island County, San Juan County, King County, Kitsap County, Pierce County, Snohomish County, Skagit County, Whatcom County, Thurston County, Mason County, WA; 49° 00' 00" N, 123° 00' 00" W (center of feature). Approved 10/30/2009.
Salvation Creek: Stream, 0.81 km. (0.5 mi.) long, heads at 47°07'00" N, 121°02'10" W, flows WNW to Kid Creek 16.9 km. (10.5 mi.) SE of Easton; Kittitas Co., WA; Sec. 24, T 19 N, R 14 E, W.M.; 47°07'10" N, 121°02'38" W. Approved 3/76.
Sanctuary Arch: Arch, 2.1 m (7 ft.) high and 4.6 m (15 ft.) wide, in Gifford Pinchot National Forest, 1.2 km (0.75 mi.) NE of Saint John Lake; Lewis Co., Washington; Sec. 6, T11N, R10E, W.M.; 46° 28' 30" N, 121° 36' 18" W. Approved by State Board 3/90; U.S. Board 7/93.
Sandford Point: Cape, point of land on Colvos Passage of the Puget Sound on Vashon Island, 3.5 km (2.2 mi) SE of Olalla and 5.6 km (3.5 mi) W of Burton; King Co., WA; Sec 15, T22N, R2W W.M.; 47°23'57" N, 122°31'30" W. Not Point Sandford, Point Sanford, Sanford Point. Affirmed by State Board 1996; U.S. Board 12/96.
Saquatsaks Pass: Pass, elevation 1,625 m (5,330 ft), in the Cascade Mountains in the Mount Baker National Forest, 1.7 km (1.1 mi) N of Sloan Peak, .67 km (0.9 mi) SE of Bedal Peak; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 25, T 30 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 48°03'27"N, 121°20'32"W. Approved 9-12-86.
Sarvant Glacier: Glacier, in Mount Rainier National Park, extends E 3.2 km. (2 mi.) on the N slope of Mount Rainier, W of Cowlitz Chimneys; named for Henry M. Sarvant (1869-1940), engineer and surveyor who made first detailed map of the mountain; Pierce Co., WA; 46°51'22" N, 121°38'30" W (W end); 46°51'40" N, 121°36'00" W (E end). Approved 6/76.
Sasquatch Steps: Area, on N flank of Mount St. Helens, 2.9 to 4.67 kms (1.8 to 2.9 mi) SSW of Spirit Lake; Skamania Co., WA; Secs. 28 and 33, T 9 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 46°14'00"N, 122°11'00"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Sawtooth Ridge: Ridge, 4.2 km. (2.6 mi.) long, 3.2 km. (2 mi.) NW of Mountain View; Asotin Co., Washington; Secs. 12, 13 and 24, T7N, R43E, and Sec. 7, T7N, R44E, Willamette Meridian; 46°05'38"N, 117°20'48"W (N end), 46°04'05"N, 117°22'00"W (S end).
Schalow Mountain: Mountain, elevation 1.2 km (3,846 ft.), trending in a N-S direction for 4 km (2.5 mi.); Okanogan Co., WA; Secs. 21, 27 and 34, T 36 N, R 25 E, W.M.; 48°35'02" N, 119°41'04" W. Approved 9/80.
Schlick Creek: Stream, 1.3 km (0.8 mi) long, heads 2.4 km (1.5 mi) S of the Upper Ranger Station at 46°23'57" N, 123°42'51" W, flows SW into the Naselle River, 3.1 km (1.9 mi.) WNW of Deep River Hill, 8 km (5 mi) ENE of the community of Naselle; Pacific Co., WA; Sec 31, T11N, R8W, W.M.; 46°23'25" N, 123°43'28" W. Approved by State Board 9/96; U.S. Board 5/97.
Sea Lion Rock: Island, 0.64 km. (0.4 mi.) long, in the Pacific Ocean 11.3 km. (7 mi.) NW of La Push; Clallam Co., WA; T 29 N, R 16 W, W.M.; 47°59'30" N, 124°43'35" W. Approved 12/76.
Service Hollow: Ravine, 4 km. (2.5 mi.) long, heads at 46°05'09"N, 117°25'06"W, trends SE to Menatchee Creek 13 km. (8 mi.) NNE of Troy; Asotin Co., Washington; Sec. 23, T7N, R43E, Willamette Meridian; 46°03'35"N, 117°23'16"W.
Seyler Valley: Valley, about 7.24 km (4.5 mi) NW of Inchelium; Ferry Co., WA; Sec. 21 and 28, T 33 N, R 36 E, W.M.; 48°21'05"N, 118°16'20"W (center). Approved 6-14-85.
Seymour Creek: Stream, 4.5 km (2.8 mi.) long, heads on the N slope of Twin Sisters Mountain at 48°43'17" N, 122°00'15" W, flows N to Middle Fork Nooksack River, 17.7 km (11 mi.) SE of Deming; Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 27, T 38 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 48°45'28" N, 122°00'31" W. Approved 9/80.
Sherman Crater: Crater, 580 m. (1,900 ft.) across and 677 m. (2,200 ft.) long, on Mount Baker N of Sherman Peak; Whatcom Co., Washington; 48°46'10"N, 121°48'55"W.
Sherman Pass: Pass, elevation 1,703 m (5,587 ft); Ferry Co., WA; located in Sec. 24, T 36 N, R 34 E, W.M.; 48°36'25"N, 118°18'40"W. Approved 6-14-85.
Sherpa Glacier: Glacier, in the Cascade Mountains, located in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness of the Wenatchee National Forest, 0.4 km (0.25 mi) NNW of the summit of Sherpa Peak at 2,623 m (8,605 ft) and 0.89 km (0.55 mi) E of the summit of Mount Stuart; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 18, and 19, T 23 N, R 16 E, W.M. 47°28'30"N, 120°53'25"W (center). Approved 6-13-86.
Sherpa Peak: Peak, elevation 2,623 km (8,605 ft), located 1.1 km (0.68 mi) SE of Mount Stuart, in the Wenatchee National Forest, in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 19, T 23 N, R 16 E, W.M.; 47°28'20"N, 120°53'15"W (center). Approved 12-13-85.
Short Ridge: Ridge, 4 km. (2.5 mi.) long, 16 km. (10 mi.) SSW of Cloverland; Asotin Co., Washington; 46°09'00"N, 117°20'45"W (NE end), 46°07'30"N, 117°22'45"W (SW end).
Shuwah: Community, located along, and to the E of Highway 101, about 8.05 km (5 mi) N of Forks; Clallam Co., WA; Sec. 16, T 29 N, R 13 W, W.M.; 48°01'17"N, 124°23'07"W (center). Approved 9-13-85.
Silesia Creek, West Fork: Stream, 9.7 km (6 mi.) long, heads in the Skagit Range at 48°55'15" N, 121°34'15" W, flows N to Silesia Creek 27 km (17 mi.) NE of Mount Baker; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°58'42" N, 121°35'05" W. Approved 9/80.
Silvas Creek: Stream, 9.7 km. (6 mi.) long, heads at 45°46'37" N, 121°17'05" W, flows S to Klickitat River 16.9 km. (10.5 mi.) E of White Salmon; named for Joe Silva, homesteader who settled along this stream; Klickitat Co., WA; Sec. 26, T 3 N, R 12 E, W.M.; 45°42'41" N, 121°15'55" W. Approved by State Board 3/78; U.S. Board 8/78.
Silver Eagle Peak: Peak, elevation 1,903 m (6,241 ft), in the Cascade Mountains, 1.13 km (0.7 mi) SW of Bald Eagle Lake and 1.29 km (0.8 mi) N of Nazanne Lake in the Snoqualmie National Forest and in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness; King Co., WA; Sec. 36, T 24-1/2 N, R 12 E, W.M.; 47°36'29"N, 121°17'23"W. Approved 3-8-85.
Silver Hill: Mountain, highest elevation 965 m (3,167 ft.), extends SE 3.7 km (2.3 mi.) from Conconully Lake, .8 km (.5 mi.) E of Conconully; Okanogan Co., WA; T 35 N, R 25 E. W.M.; 48°33'05" N, 119°43'05" W. Approved 9/80.
Silver Lake: Town, on the shore of Silver Lake, 8.05 km (5 mi) NE of Castle Rock; N central Cowlitz Co., WA; Sec. 4, T 9 N, R 1 W, W.M.; 46°17'51"N, 122°48'34"W. Approved 9-11-87.
Simpson Lake: Lake, 5.31 km (3.3 mi) WSW of Rice, WA, about 0.27 km (900 ft) long and 0.15 km (500 ft) wide located in the Colville Indian Reservation; Ferry Co., WA; in the NW 1/4 of Sec. 35, T 34 N, R 36 E, W.M.; 48°24'31"N, 118°14'07"W (center). Approved 12-13-85.
SISTERS POINT: Cape; Located 4.82 km (3 mi) NE across Hood Canal from the town of Union; Named by Charles Wilkes in 1841; Mason County, WA; Sec. 26, 27, 34, 35, T 22 N, R 3 W, W.M.; 47° 21' 36.007" N, 123° 2' 10.678" W. Approved 7/2/2013.
Skadulgwas Peak: Peak, elevation between 1,512 m and 1,536 m (4,960 and 5,040 ft), in the Mount Baker National Forest; 1.2 km (0.75 mi) WSW of point 5142; 1.29 km (0.8 mi) E of point 4849; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 33, T 33 N, R 8 E, W.M.; 48°18'42"N, 122°46'40"W. Approved 9-12-86.
Skamania Island: Island, in the Columbia River; 2.41 km (1.5 mi) long, 1.6 km (1 mi) NNW of Multnomah Falls; Skamania Co., WA; Sec. 17 and 12, T 1 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 45°35'20"N, (center). Approved 6-14-85.
Skookum Creek: Stream, 14.5 km (9 mi.) long, heads on W slope of Twin Sisters Mountain at 48°40'04" N, 121°58'30" W, flows W to the South Fork Nooksack River 6.9 km (4.3 mi.) SE of Acme; Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 27, T 37 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 48°40'15" N, 122°08'25" W. Approved 9/80.
Smiley Ridge: Ridge, 4 km. (2.5 mi.) long, 12.9 km. (8 mi.) SW of Cloverland; Asotin Co., Washington; Secs. 28, 29, 30 and 31, T8N, R44E, Willamette Meridian; 46°08'45"N, 117°18'15"W (NE end), 46°07'50"N, 117°20'45"W (SW end).
Smugglers Cove: Cove, 0.32 km. (0.2 mi.) wide, on the E side of Lummi Island 10.5 km. (6.5 mi.) SW of Bellingham; cove was used for smuggling Chinese and liquor; Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 24, T 37 N, R 1 E, W.M.; 48°40'45" N, 122°37'35" W. Approved by State Board 3/77; U.S. Board 4/77.
Snee-Oosh Point: Point of land, extends W into Skagit Bay from Fidalgo Island, 3.2 km. (2 mi.) WNW of LaConner; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 27, T 34 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 48°24'00" N, 122°32'45" W. Approved 9/76.
Snow Creek Wall: Cliff, between elevation 975 m and 1,220 m (3,200 and 4,000 ft) in the Wenatchee National Forest, on the W side of lower Snow Creek, 2.9 km (1.8 mi) NE of Toketie Lake; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 33, T 24 N, R 17 E, W.M.; 47°31'45"N, 120°43'05"W. Approved 9-12-86.
Soda Peaks Lake: Lake, 0.32 km. (0.2 mi.) long, 10.5 km. (6.5 mi.) NNE of Lookout Mountain; Skamania Co., Washington; 45°53'03"N, 122°02'50"W.
Soda Spring: Spring, along the Dosewallips River trail, 0.8 km (0.5 mi) W of the West Fork trail, 305 m (1,000 ft) E of where the West Fork enters the Dosewallips River and about 122 m (400 ft) SW of Sunny Brook; Jefferson Co., WA; 47°44'41"N, 123°11'57"W. Approved 12-13-85.
Soderman Creek: Stream, flowing in a NE direction from the N side of Tiger Mountain into the Raging River, near the mill yards in the town of Preston; approximately 1.6 km (1 mi) long; King Co., WA; Sec. 5, T 23 N, R 7 E, W.M.; Secs. 32 and 33, T 24 N, R 7 E, W.M.; 47°30'12"N, 121°56'45"W (beginning), 47°31'16"N, 121°55'33"W (ending). Approved 9-13-85.
Sol Duc Falls: Falls, in Olympic National Park, along the Sol Duc River, 4.3 km (2.7 mi.) SE of Sol Duc Hot Springs and 5.9 km (3.4 mi.) NW of Bogachiel Peak; Clallam Co.; Washington; 47° 57' 03" N, 123° 48' 50" W. Approved by State Board 6/91; U.S. Board 10/92.
Sol Duc Lake: Lake, 488 m (1,600 ft.) long, 396 m (1,325 ft.) wide, largest lake in the Seven Lakes Basin, in Olympic National Park, 2.4 km (1.5 mi.) N of Bogachiel Peak and 8 km (5 mi.) SE of Sol Duc Hot Springs; 1961 BGN decision revised; Clallam Co., Washington; 47° 55' 35" N, 123° 46' 50" W. Approved by State Board 6/91; U.S. Board 10/92.
Sol Duc Park: Flat, 0.8 km (0.5 mi.) across, in Olympic National Park, 4.8 km (3 mi.) S of Mount Appleton and 6.4 km (4 mi.) WNW of Mount Carrie; 1961 decision revised; Clallam Co., Washington; 47° 54' 40" N, 123° 43' 35" W. Approved by State Board 6/91; U.S. Board 10/92.
Sol Duc Valley: Valley, 56.3 km (35 mi.) long, in Olympic National Forest, heads at 48 ° 03' 37" N, 124 ° 00' 01" W, trends WSW along the Sol Duc River to open out 5.9 km (3.7 mi.) WSW of Forks; Clallam Co., Washington; Sec. 1, T28N, R14W, W.M.; 47° 57' 30" N, 124° 27' 00" W. Approved by State Board 6/91; U.S. Board 10/92.
Sorgenfrei Creek: Creek; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 32, T 29 N, R 7 E, W.M.; 47°57'20"N, 121°55'12"W (heading), 47°56'35"N, 121°56'42"W (ending). Approved 9-12-86.
South Crested Butte: Butte, 1,627 m (5,338 ft) 0.8 km (0.5 mi) N of Hard Pass, in the Snoqualmie National Forest; Snohomish Co.; WA; Sec. 1, T 28 N, R 10 E, W.M.; 47°56'46"N, 121°27'46"W. Approved 12-13-85.
South Finger Island: Island, 1.1 km (0.7 mi.) long, in Echo Bay, between North Finger Island and Sucia Island; San Juan Co., Washington; Sec. 25, T38N R2W, W.M.; 48° 45' 17" N, 122° 53' 32" W. Approved by State Board 6/92; U.S. Board 10/92.
South Fork Berry Creek: Stream, 1.77 km (1.1 mi) long, flows SE to join Berry Creek, in Sec. 3, T 4 N, R 9 E, W.M.; Skamania Co., WA; 45°51'46"N, 121°39'38"W (ending), 45°52'06"N, 121°41'43"W (heading). Approved 12-9-83.
South Fork Gale Creek: Stream, about 4.82 km (3 mi) long, heading near the N edge of Sec. 26, T 18 N, R 6 E, W.M. and flowing N to its confluence with Gale Creek in Sec. 11, T 18 N, R 6 E, W.M.; Pierce Co., WA; 47°03'43"N, 121°59'57"W. Approved 6-12-87.
South Fork Mouse Creek: Stream, 3.22 km (2 mi) long, heads on SW slope of Big Huckleberry Mountain, flows W to Mouse Creek 6.6 km (4.1 mi) NE of Stabler; Skamania Co., WA; 45°50'32"N, 121°50'09"W (ending), 45°50'34"N, 121°47'53"W (heading). Approved 12-9-83.
South Fork Sol Duc River: Stream, 12.4 km (7.7 mi.) long, in Olympic National Forest, heads on the W slope of Pine Mountain at 47° 57' 06" N, 123° 58' 06" W, flows N to the Sol Duc River, 4.5 km (2.8 mi.) SW of Fairholm and 6.4 km (4 mi.) SSE of Mount Muller; Clallam Co., Washington; Sec. 2 T29N, R10W, W.M.; 48° 02' 22" N, 123° 57' 12" W; Approved by State Board 6/91; U.S. Board 10/92.
South Fork Spring Creek: Stream, 4.2 km. (2.6 mi.) long, heads at 46°16'40"N, 121°31'30"W, flows NW to Spring Creek 14.5 km. (9 mi.) NNW of Mount Adams; Skamania Co., Washington; 46°18'38"N, 121°33'00"W.
South Spectacle Butte: Peak, elevation 2,558 m (8,392 ft), 3.62 km (2.25 mi) ESE Mount Maude; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 5, T 30 N, R 17 E, W.M.; 48°07'35"N, 120°45'28"W (heading).
Spearhead, The: Spur, 1.7 miles E of the summit of Mount Adams; Yakima Co., Washington; 46°11'58"N, 121°27'16"W.
Sprenger Spires: Ridge, .64 km (.4 mi.) long, highest elevation 2,285 m (7,498 ft.), in the Cascade Range .8 km (.5 mi.) SE of Le Conte Mountain and 42 km (26 mi.) NE of Darrington; named for Robert Merwarth Sprenger (?-1979), who worked on a U.S. Geological Survey glaciology project in this area between 1964 and 1967 and made the first and only known ascent of the spires; Skagit and Chelan Cos., WA; 48°22'32" N, 121°03'14" W (N end), 48°22'18" N, 121°02'58" W (S end). Approved 12/80.
Spring Creek: Stream, 3.8 km. (2.4 mi.) long, heads at 46°18'38"N, 121°33'00"W, flows NNW to Muddy Fork 16 km. (10 mi.) NNW of Mount Adams; Skamania Co., Washington; 46°20'07"N, 121°33'59"W.
Spring Lake: Lake - 0.5acre. Located 1.1km (0. mi) SW of the town of Hayford; Spokane County, WA. Township 24N, Range 41E, Section(s) 1; W.M. 47.598N, -117.575W. Approved by WA State Board 5/11/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 12/13/2007.
Squaw Canyon: Canyon, about 6.43 km (4 mi) long, heading at a spring about 8.05 km (5 mi) W of Reardan, trending NW to Saben Canyon where Mill Canyon is formed; Lincoln Co., WA; 47°41'12"N, 117°58'44"W (heading). Approved 9-13-85.
Staehly Mountain: Ridge, elevation 1,030 m (3,380 ft) at highest point, about 7.24 km (4.5 mi) long on the W side of the Columbia River extending from LaFleur Creek to Barnaby Creek, within the Colville National Forest; Ferry Co., WA; 48°30'02"N, 118°14'22"W. Approved 6-14-85.
Steamboat Creek: Stream, 3 miles long, heads at 46°08'42"N, 121°44'52"W, flows N to Poison Creek 4 miles N of Steamboat Mountain; Skamania Co., Washington; 46°11'42"N, 121°43'40"W.
Stella Swamp: Swamp, 168 m (550 ft.) long and 122 m (400 ft.) wide, in the center of Cypress Island, 1.6 km (1 mi.) SW of Eagle Harbor and 9.7 km (6 mi.) NW of Anacortes; Skagit Co.; Washington; Sec. 29, T36N, R1E, W.M.; 48° 34' 32" N, 122° 42' 22" W. Approved by State Board 9/93.
Sterling Point: Point of land, on the S shore of Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake, 12.9 km (8 mi) NNE of Creston; Lincoln Co., WA; Sec. 36, T 28 N, R 34 E, W.M.; 47°52'36"N, 118°28'05"W. Approved 3-8-85.
Sterling Valley: Valley, on the S shore of Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake, 6.43 km (4 mi) NW of Lincoln; Lincoln Co.; WA; Sec. 1, T 27 N, R 34 E, W.M.; 47°52'15"N, 118°28'10"W. Approved 3-8-85.
Stuart Glacier: Glacier, elevation 2,870 m (9,415 ft), located in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area of the Wenatchee National Forest, on the N side of Mount Stuart; 0.48 km (0.3 mi) N of the summit of Mount Stuart; Chelan Co., WA; Sec. 18, T 23 N, R 16 E, W.M.; 47°28'45"N, 120°54'05"W (center). Approved 6-13-86.
Sturgeon Rock: Summit - elevation 1,269m (4,163ft). Located in Gifford Pinchot National Forest, 0.8km (0.5mi) W of Silver Star Mountain, (14mi) E of Battle Ground; Skamania/Clark Counties, WA. Township 3N, Range 4E, Section(s) 13; W.M. 45.748N, -122.249W. Approved by WA State Board 12/1/2006. Approved by U.S. Board 1/11/2007.
Sugarloaf, The: Ridge, 0.48 km. (0.3 mi.) long, in Mt. Rainier National Park, trends S along W side of Paradise Glaciers on SE slope of Mt. Rainier; Pierce Co., WA; 46°48'56" N, 121°43'18" W (N end), 46°48'45" N, 121°43'15" W (S end). Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Sullivan Pond: Lake, 0.3 km (0.2 mi.) long, 5.3 km (3.3 mi.) SW of Ramsey Peak; Okanogan Co., WA; Sec. 24, T 35 N, R 21 E, W.M.; 48°31'10"N, 120°08'40"W. Approved by State Board 12/90; U.S. Board 1991.
SuLTAN RIDGE: Ridge; Elevation 942 m (3,093 ft), located 8.04 km (5 mi) N of the town of Sultan; Named for the nearby town of Sultan; Snohomish County, WA; Sec 36, T 29 N, R 8 E, W.M.; 47° 57' 22.482" N, 121° 43' 54.476" W. Approved 2/5/2013.
Summit Crater: Crater, 397 m. (1,300 ft.) across, on Mount Baker W of Grant Peak; Whatcom Co., Washington; 48°46'35"N, 121°49'05"W.
Sunday Falls: Waterfall, in the Mount Baker National Forest, on Sunday Creek, at contour elevation 914 m (3,000 ft), 2.17 km (1.35 mi) NE of Silvertip Peak; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 21, T 29 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 47°58'55"N, 121°23'25"W. Approved 6-13-86.
Sunrise Peak: Summit, elevation 2,482 m (8,144 ft.), 3.5 km (2.2 mi.) N of McLeod Mountain and 16 km (9.9 mi.) N of Mazama; Okanogan Co., WA; 48°43'50"N, 120°22'23"W. Approved by State Board 12/90; U.S. Board 1991.
Sweetgrass Ridge: Ridge, highest elevation 1,819 m (5,967 ft.) 4.5 km (2.8 mi.) long, in Okanogan National Forest, 0.8 km (0.5 mi.) N of Sweetgrass Butte and 12.9 km (8 mi.) NE of Mazama; Okanogan Co., Washington; 48° 42' 40"N, 120° 19' 25" W, (N end), 48° 40' 26"N, 120° 18' 18" W, (S end). Approved by State Board 12/90. Approved U.S. Board 3/92.
Switzler Canyon: Valley, 16.6 km (10.3 mi.) long, heads at 46° 04' 47" N, 119° 04' 46" W, trends SSW to Lake Wallula in the Columbia River, 8.9 km (5.5 mi.) SW of Juniper, Oregon; Benton Co., Washington; Sec. 6, T5N, R30E, W.M.; 45° 56' 40" N, 119° 06' 27" W. Approved by State Board 9/92.
Swofford Pond: Reservoir, 1.9 km (1.2 mi.) long and 0.8 km (0.5 mi.) wide, 9.2 km (5.7 mi.) N of Coyote Mountain and S of Riffe Lake; Lewis Co., Washington; Secs. 26 & 27, T12N, R3E, W.M.; 46° 29' 55" N, 122° 24' 15" W. Approved by State Board 12/91; U.S. Board 9/92.
Sylvester Creek: Stream, 2.4 km (1.5 mi.) long, heads at 48°37'20" N, 122°00'18" W, flows S to the South Fork Nooksack River 20.1 km (12.5 mi.) NE of Sedro Woolley; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 14, T 36 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 48°36'20" N, 121°59'55" W. Approved 9/80.
Takh Takh Meadow: Meadow, 0.5 km. (0.3 mi.) long, 0.8 km. (0.5 mi.) SE of Takhlakh Lake; Skamania Co., Washington; 46°16'10"N, 121°35'00"W.
Téemux Creek: Stream; 3.22 km (2 mi) long, heads 40.23 km (25 mi) SE of the town of Dayton, flows S/SE into Butte Creek; "téemux" is an [a] Umatilla word meaning "animal tracks"; Columbia County, WA; Sec. 7 & 18, T 6 N, R 41 E, W.M.; 46° 0' 35.219" N, 117° 43' 33.492" W (heading), 45° 59' 32.509" N, 117° 41' 48.312" W (ending). Approved 7/2/2013.
Tenalquot Prairie: Grass land, 1.6 km. (1 mi.) NW of Rainier; Pierce Co., WA; T 16 and 17 N, R 1 E and 1 W, W.M.; 46°54'30" N, 122°43'00" W. Approved 12/76.
Tepee Creek: Stream, 1.3 km. (0.8 mi.) long, heads at 46°43'59"N, 120°58'34"W, flows SE to disappear 14.5 km. (9 mi.) NE of Rimrock Lake; Yakima Co., Washington; Sec. 4, T14N, R15E, Willamette Meridian; 46°43'37"N, 120°57'46"W.
Terksaleeze Butte: Summit - elevation 514m (1,686ft). Trends NE to SW, 11km (7mi) E/NE of Ralston, 11km (7mi) W/SW of Paxton Station; Adams County, WA. Township 18N, Range 37E, Section(s) 6; W.M. 46.998N, -118.204W. Approved by WA State Board 9/21/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 1/10/2008.
Tharald Pond: Lake; Located on the SW corner of Shaw Island; Named for Theodore (1851-1926) and Thomas (1854-1923) Tharald who homesteaded the property; San Juan County, WA; Sec. 32, T 36 N, R 2 W, W.M.; 48° 33' 46.703" N, 122° 58' 13.648" W. Approved 12/10/1993.
The Great Bend: Area, at which the Hood Canal turns to the E from its N-S trend, at Annas Bay between Potlatch and Union; Mason Co., WA; 47°23'00"N, 123°08'00"W. Approved 3-14-86.
The Horseman: Pinnacle, in the North Cascades National Park, 2,475 m (8,120 ft); Skagit Co., WA; 48°38'15"N, 121°09'12"W. Approved 3-14-86.
The Needle: Pinnacle, in North Cascades National Park, 2,463 m (8,080 ft); Whatcom Co., WA; Sec. 13, T 37 N, R 13 E, W.M.; 48°38'45"N, 121°09'25"W. Approved 3-14-86.
The Spillover: Avalanche material, between Truman Ridge and Johnston Ridge and spilled over into the South Fork Coldwater Creek, 0.97 km (0.6 mi) W of the W shore of Spirit Lake; Skamania Co., WA; Secs. 9, 10, 15, and 16, T 9 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 46°16'15"N, 122°10'40"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Thea Foss Water Way: Harbor, 2.2 km (1.4 mi.) long, westernmost channel at S end of Commencement Bay in Tacoma; Pierce Co., WA: Tps 20 & 21 N, R 3 E, W.M. 47°15'45"N, 122°26'10"W, (N end), 47°14'33"N, 122° 09'07"W, (SW end). Approved by State Board 9/89; U.S. Board approved 1990.
Thirteenmile Mountain: Mountain, elevation 1,489 m (4,886 ft), about 1.6 km (1 mi) N-S by 1.6 km (1 mi) E-W, located 15.3 km (9.5 mi) S and 7.24 km (4.5 mi) E of Republic; Ferry Co., WA; in Secs. 22, 23, 26, and 27, T 35 N, R 33 E, W.M.; 48°30'32"N, 115°38'29"W. Approved 3-13-87.
Thompson Lake: Lake, 7 acres in size, 8.1 km. (5 mi.) from Colville; Stevens Co., WA; Sec. 24, T 35 N, R 39 E, W.M.; 48°31'00" N, 117°50'00" W. Approved 3/76.
Thomson, Mount: Mountain, elevation 1,998 m (6,554 ft.), in the Cascade Range, .97 km (.6 mi.) W of Edds Lake and 6.4 km (4 mi.) NE of Snoqualmie Pass; named in 1887 for Reginald Heber Thomson (1856-1949), who served as Seattle city engineer during the 1890s and 1900s; King Co., WA; Secs. 23 and 24, T 23 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 47°28'20" N, 121°21'40" W. Approved 9/80.
Three Tree Point: Point of land, in Puget Sound S of Seattle; King Co., WA; Sec. 26, T23N, R3E, W.M.; 47°27'05"N, 122°22'45"W. Approved 9/75.
Threemile Creek: Creek, approximately 1.6 km (1 mi) long, flowing E into the Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake; Ferry Co., WA; Sec. 10 and 11, T 28 N, R 35 E, W.M.; 47°56'20"N, 118°22'07"W (ending), 47°56'10"N, 118°23'22"W (heading). Approved 6-14-85.
Threemile Creek: Stream, 6.9 km. (4.3 mi.) long, heads at 45°41'02" N, 121°09'05" W, flows S to Spearfish Lake 4.8 km. (3 mi.) NE of The Dalles, Oregon; Klickitat Co., WA; Sec. 26, T 2 N, R 13 E, W.M.; 45°37'46" N, 121°08'05" W. Approved by State Board 6/77; U.S. Board 4/77.
Tiger Mountain: Mountain, elevation 916 m (3,004 ft), 8.05 km (5 mi) SE of Issaquah; King Co., WA; Secs. 7, 8, 17 and 18, T 23 N, R 7 E, W.M.; 47°29'20"N, 121°56'45"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Tilton River, North Fork: Stream, 9.7 km (6 mi.) long, heads at the junction of Winnie and Little Creeks at 46°38'58" N, 122°24'48" W, flows SE to Tilton River 6.4 km (4 mi.) NW of Morton; Lewis Co., WA; Sec. 30, T 13 N, R 4 E, W.M.; 46°35'00" N, 122°21'15" W. Approved 9/80.
Timentwa Flats: Basin, 1.6 km (1 mi.) long, 17.7 km (11 mi.) SSE of Okanogan; Okanogan Co., WA; Sec. 1, T 31 N, R 26 E, and Sec. 36, T 32 N, R 26 E, W.M.; 48°13'30" N, 119°30'00" W. Approved 9/80.
Tobasco Creek: Stream, 2.90 km (1.8 mi) long, heads at 48°38'10"N, 117°05'40"W, flows NW to Sema Creek 22.5 km (14 mi) ESE of Tiger, in Kaniksu National Forest; Pend Oreille Co., WA; Sec. 4, T 36 N, R 45 E, W.M.; 48°39'12"N, 117°06'07"W. Approved 3-9-84.
Tombstone Lake: Lake, 0.01 km2 (2.5 acres), 0.80 km (0.5 mi) E of Gifford Peak; Skamania Co., WA; 45°58'54"N, 121°47'32"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Tonasket Creek: Stream, flowing NW approximately 3.22 km (2 mi) from the SW corner of Sec. 30, T 39 N, R 34 E, W.M., to join with Curlew Creek approximately 3.22 km (2 mi) S of the town of Curlew; Ferry Co., WA; in the N half of Sec. 26, T 39 N, R 33 E, W.M.; 48°51'30"N, 118°36'00"W (ending), 48°51'00"N, 118°34'00"W (heading). Approved 3-13-87.
Tonasket Mountain: Mountain, elevation 1,750 m (5,740 ft), about 1.6 km (1 mi) long and 0.8 km (0.5 mi) wide, lying in a NW-SE direction about 34.3 km (7.5 mi) SE of Curlew; Ferry Co., WA; in Sec. 2, T 38 N, R 34 E, W.M.; 48°48'51"N, 118°28'16"W (center). Approved 3-13-87.
Tonys Creek: Stream - 2.1km (1.3mi). Heads at 47.534N, -121.055W, flows into the Cle Elum River at Tucquala Lake; Kittitas County, WA. Township 24N, Range 14E, Section(s) 34, 35, 26; W.M. 47.524N, -121.076W. Approved by WA State Board 12/1/2006. Denied by U.S. Board 5/10/2007.
Toroda Creek: Stream, heading in Moccasin Lake, about 3.22 km (2 mi) NE of Wauconda, WA, which flows NE 35.40 km (22 mi) to the Kettle River; Okanogan and Ferry Cos., WA; in Sec. 35, T 38 N, R 30 E, W.M.; 48°44'30"W, 118°59'30"W. Approved 3-13-87.
Toutle: Community, located along State Highway 504; Cowlitz Co., WA; Sec. 30, T 10 N, R 1 E, W.M.; 46°19'26"N, 122°44'07"W (center). Approved 9-13-85.
Toutle Mountain: Mountain, elevation over 756 m. (2480 ft.) at N end of Toutle Mountain Range 32 km. (20 mi.) NE of Kelso; name changed to eliminate one of the three Green Mountains located in SW Washington; Cowlitz Co., WA; Secs. 17 and 20, T10N, R2E, W.M.; 46°20'32"N, 122°34'45"W. Approved 12/75.
Toutle Mountain Range: Mountain range, highest elevation over 1078 m. (3536 ft.), 17.7 km. (11 mi.) long, between the N and S forks Toutle River 32.2 km. (20 mi.) NE of Kelso; name changed to correspond with the change from Green Mountain to Toutle Mountain; Cowlitz Co., WA; T9 and 10N, R2 and 3E, W.M.; 46°20'32"N, 122°34'45"W (NW end), 46°15'55"N, 122°24'30"W (SE end). Approved 12/75.
Trafton Lake: Lake, 0.48 km. (0.3 mi.) long, on Fidalgo Island 7.2 km. (4.5 mi.) SSE of Anacortes; named for a family that has owned the property around the lake since 1900; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 14 , T 34 N, R 1 E, W.M.; 48°26'17" N, 122°38'31" W. Approved 12/76.
Trapper Clark Creek: Stream - 1.6km (1mi). Heads at 47.546N, -121.075W, flows into the Cle Elum River, NW of Tucquala Lake; Kittitas County, WA. Township 24N, Range 14E, Section(s) 27, 28; W.M. 47.533N, -121.088W. Approved by WA State Board 12/1/2006. Denied by U.S. Board 5/10/2007.
Trask Lake: Lake, 396 m (1,300 ft.) long and 152 m (500 ft.) across, W of Mason Lake and 9.4 km (5.8 mi.) NW of Walkers Landing; Mason Co., Washington; Sec. 6, T21N, R2W, W.M.; 47° 20' 00" N, 122° 59' 17" W. Approved by State Board 6/93; U.S. Board 11/95.
Tsoo Yess River: Stream; 23.33 km (14.5 mi) long, flows generally W then NW onto the Makah Indian Reservation to enter the Pacific Ocean at Makah Bay; Named after a Makah Tribe village that was near the mouth of the river; Clallam County, WA; Sec. 28, 29, 30, 33, T 32 N, R 14 W, Sec. 5, 8, 9, 10, 21, 22, 25, 26, 27, 28, 34, T 32 N, R 15 W, Sec. 28, 32, 33, T 33 N, R 15 W, W.M.; 48° 13' 37.974" N, 124° 29' 50.248" W (heading), 48° 19' 35.201" N, 124° 39' 33.482" W (ending). Approved 1/7/2014.
Tumwater Creek: Stream, 9.7 km. (6 mi.) long, heads at 48°09'15" N, 119°29'25" W, flows S to Columbia River 19.3 km. (12 mi.) NE of Bridgeport; Okanogan Co., WA; Sec. 20, T 30 N, R 27 E, W.M.; 48°04'48" N, 119°27'35" W. Approved by State Board 6/78; U.S. Board 10/78.
Turtle, The: Snowfield, 0.48 km. (0.3 mi.) long, in Mt. Rainier National Park, trends NNW from Wilson Glacier on S slope of Mt. Rainier; Pierce Co., WA; 46°49'55" N, 121°45'36" W (N end); 46°49'40" N, 121°45'25" W (S end). Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Turtleback Mountain: Mountain, highest elevation 463 m. (1519 ft.) on Orcas Island 4.8 km. (3 mi.) SW of Eastsound; San Juan Co., WA; T 36 and 37 N, R 2 W, W.M.; 48°40'40" N, 122°58'00" W (N end); 48°38'00" N, 122°58'00" W (S end). Approved 9/76.
Twentyfive Mile Creek: Stream, 12.1 km (7.5 mi.) long, heads at 46°55'00" N, 122°07'02" W., flows W to Ohop Creek 6.4 km (4 mi.) N of Eatonville; Pierce Co., WA; Sec. 26, T 17 N, R 4 E, W.M.; 46°55'25" N, 122°15'35" W. Approved 9/80.
United Nations Creek: Stream, 1.5 m (0.9 mi.) long, heads at 47° 23' 57" N, 122° 08' 18" W, flows NW to Big Soos Creek, 2.4 km (1.5 mi.) SW of Lake Youngs and 10.5 km (6.5 mi.) SE of Renton; King Co., Washington; Sec. 10, T22N, R5E, W.M.; 47° 24' 09" N, 122° 09' 23" W. Approved by State Board 3/92; U.S. Board 9/93.
Vasiliki Ridge: Ridge, 4.8 km. (3 mi.) long, NE of Silver Star Mtn.; Okanogan Co., WA; 48°35'15" N, 120°35'30" W (N end); 48°33'00" N, 120°35'15" W (S end). Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Vaughn Creek: Stream, 2.7 km (1.6 mi.) long, heads at 47° 21' 37" N, 122° 44' 28" W in Sec. 25, T22N, R1W and flows SE to Sec. 2, T21N, R1W into Vaughn Bay; Pierce Co., Washington; T21 & 22 N, R1W, W.M.; 47° 20' 31" N, 122° 45' 45" W. Approved by State Board 9/92.
Veazie: Locale, 5.5 km (3.4 mi.) NE of Enumclaw; King Co., Washington; Sec. 6, T20N, R7E, W.M.; 47° 14' 52" N, 121° 57' 13" W. Approved by State Board 1/93.
Veradale: Populated place, 16.1 km. (10 mi.) E of Spokane; originally called Vera, a post office name in 1911, in honor of Miss Vera McDonald, whose father reportedly helped plat the district that year; post office name changed to Veradale in 1923; Spokane Co., WA; Secs. 12 and 13, T 25 N, R 44 E, W.M.; 47°39'25" N, 117°11'15" W. Approved by State Board 9/76; U.S. Board 4/77.
Viola Creek: Stream, about 6.44 km (4 mi) long, heading in unsurveyed Sec. 35, T 18 N, R 8 E, W.M., and flowing NE to its confluence with Pinochle Creek in unsurveyed Sec. 18, T 18 N, R 9 E, W.M.; Pierce Co., WA; 47°02'47"N, 121°42'37"W. Approved 6-12-87.
Viola Creek: Stream, 1.6 km (1 mi) long. Heads at 47.468N, -122.818W, flows SW to enter Union River 1.6km (1mi) N of Belfair; Mason County, WA. Township 23N, Range 1W, Section(s) 20, 21; W.M. 47º 27' 52"N, 122º 49' 43"W. Approved by WA State Board 5/9/2008.
Wade Island: Island, 243.8 m (800 ft.) long, 30.5 m (100 ft.) wide, in Lake Wallula Section of the Columbia River, 4.3 km (2.7 mi.) SE of Bateman Island; Franklin Co., Washington; Sec. 27, T9N, R29E, W.M.; 46° 13' 57" N, 119° 10' 17" W. Approved by State Board 9/95.
Wanacut Creek: Stream, 13.7 km. (8.5 mi.) long, heads at 48°28'20" N, 119°19'50" W, flows SW to the Okanogan River 4.8 km. (3 mi.) NE of Omak; named for George Wanacut (1873-1947), Indian who lived along the upper portion of this feature; Okanogan Co.; Sec. 20, T 34 N, R 27 E, W.M.; 48°25'54" N, 119°28'08" W. Approved by State Board 6/78; U.S. Board 3/79.
Wapowety Cleaver: Ridge, 2.1 km. (1.3 mi.) long, in Mt. Rainier National Park, trends SSW from Camp Hazard between Kautz Glacier on the W and Wilson and Van Trump Glaciers on the E, on the S slope of Mt. Rainier; named for the Indian guide of Lieutenant A.V. Kautz during an attempt to ascend the mountain in 1857; Pierce Co., WA; 46°50'10" N, 121°45'30" N (N end), 46°48'52" N, 121°46'40" W (S end). Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 5/78.
Washington, Mount: Mountain, elevation 822 m. (2,698 ft.), 11.9 km. (7.4 mi.) SE of Montborne; Skagit Co., WA; Secs. 25 and 36, T 32 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 48°18'10" N, 122°06'18" W. Approved 12/76.
Waunch Prairie: Grassland, 3.2 km. (2 mi.) long, in the Skookumchuck River Valley N of Centralia; named for George Waunch, who immigrated to the U.S. in 1820 from Wurtemburg, Germany, first settled in Missouri, then moved to Washington in 1845 and became the first settler in the Centralia area; Lewis Co., WA; 46°45'20" N, 122°56'45" W (N end); 46°44'00" N, 122°57'30" W (S end). Approved by State Board 6/78; U.S. Board 7/78.
Wayback Brook: Stream; 91.44 m (300 ft) long, flows N into Echo Lake 9.65 km (6 mi) SW of the City of Monroe; Name is descriptive, as the stream starts "wayback" from the lake; Snohomish County, WA; Sec. 33, T 27 N, R 6 E, W.M.; 47° 46' 53.941" N, 122° 2' 46.328" W (heading), 47° 47' 4.059" N, 122° 3' 1.549" W (ending). Approved 2/5/2013.
Weeden Creek: Creek, in the Mount Baker National Forest, draining into the South Fork Sauk River, lying NW of Silvertip Peak, and E of Del Campo Peak; Snohomish Co., WA; Secs. 18 and 19, T 29 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 48°00'11"N, 121°26'17"W. Approved 6-13-86.
Weeden Lake: Lake, in the Mount Baker National Forest, draining into Weeden Creek, 1.77 km (1.1 mi) SE of Del Campo Peak, 2.73 km (1.7 mi) W of Silvertip Peak; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 25, T 29 N, R 10 E, W.M.; 47°58'37"N, 121°27'23"W. Approved 6-13-86.
Weiss Creek: Stream, 3.5 km (2.2 mi.) long, heads at 47° 42' 50" N, 121° 58' 10" W, flows SE to the Snoqualmie River at Stewart, 4.8 km (3 mi.) NW of Carnation; King Co., Washington; Sec. 32, T26N, R7E, W.M.; 47° 40' 18" N, 121° 56' 43" W. Approved by State Board 3/90.
Welsh Creek: Creek, approximately 11.3 km (7 mi) long, flowing in a northerly direction into the Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake; Lincoln Co., WA; 47°44'35"N, 118°28'30"W (heading), 47°49'49"N, 118°25'39"W (ending). Approved 6-14-85.
Wenas Mammoth Mountain: Peak; 670.56 m (2200 ft) elevation, located 16.09 km (10 mi) NW of the City of Yakima; Named for mammoth bones found on the mountain; Yakima County, WA; Sec. 12, T 14 N, R 17 E, W.M.; 46° 42' 56.742" N, 120° 38' 31.051" W. Approved 7/2/2013.
Wesel Creek: Creek, 2.41 km (1.5 mi) long, heading on the S slope of Davis Mountain and flowing ENE to the Cowlitz River near the mouth of Willame Creek; Lewis Co., WA; Sec. 36, T 13 N, R 8 E, W.M. and Sec. 31, T 13 N, R 9 E, W.M.; 46°34'44"N, 121°44'43"W (heading), 46°34'04"N, 121°43'34"W (ending). Approved 3-9-84.
West Bay: Bay, in the SW portion of Budd Inlet (W side of Port Peninsula) within the City of Olympia; Thurston Co., WA; 47°03'20"N, 122°54'30"W. Approved 3-8-85.
West Crater: Crater, 0.4 km. (0.25 mi.) long, in Mt. Rainier National Park, on W portion of summit of Mt. Rainier; Pierce Co.; 46°51'09" N, 121°45'37" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Westcott Bay: Bay, along San Juan Island, 1.5 km (0.9 mi.) long, in San Juan Island National Historic Park, opens out to Mosquito Pass and Haro Strait, S of the community of Roche Harbor; San Juan Co., Washington; 48° 35' 58"N, 123° 08' 43" W. Approved by State Board 9/91; U.S. Board 7/92.
Wheeler Lake: Lake, 304 m. (1,000 ft.) long, 1.3 km. (0.8 mi.) E of Tahuya; Mason Co., WA; Secs. 26 and 27, T 21 N, R 3 W, W.M.; 47°22'05" N, 123°02'15" W. Approved 12/76.
Whisper Creek: Stream - 2.2km (1.4mi) long. Heads at 47º 48' 29"N, -122º 29' 33"W, flows into Appletree Cove, through the town of Kingston; Kitsap County, WA. Township 27N, Range 2E, Section(s) 25; W.M. 47.804N, -122.493W. Approved by WA State Board 5/11/2007. Approved by U.S. Board 10/3/2007.
Wiggins Head: Land, on Sucia Island, making up the SE boundary of Mud Bay, SW boundary of Snoring Bay, and N boundary of Fossil Bay; San Juan Co., WA; 48°44'54"N, 122°53'30"W. Approved 12-9-83.
Wilcox Lakes: Lakes; in N Cascades National Park and Stephen Mather Wilderness, along the E Fork Newhalem Creek, 1.8 km (1.1 mi.) NW of Stout lake; Skagit Co., Washington; 48° 36' 05" N, 121° 10' 22" W. Approved by State Board 3/95; U.S. Board 10/95.
Wilkeson Creek: Stream, 19.6 km (12.2 mi.) long, in Snoqualmie National Forest, heads at 47° 02' 49" N, 121° 56' 54" W, flows NW to South Prairie Creek, 1.5 km (0.9 mi.) E of community of South Prairie; Pierce Co., Washington; Sec. 17, T19N, R6E, W.M.; 47° 08' 58" N, 122° 04' 34" W. Approved by State Board 6/91; U.S. Board 6/92.
Willard Creek: Stream, 3.2 km (2 mi.) long, heads at 48°31'08" N, 122°15'21" W, flows NW to Thomas Creek 4 km (2.5 mi.) NW of Sedro Woolley; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 15, T 35 N, R 4 E, W.M.; 48°31'43" N, 122°16'40" W. Approved 9/80.
William Point: Point of land, 0.81 km. (0.5 mi.) long, on the NW end of Samish Island 8.9 km. (5.5 mi.) NE of Anacortes; named in 1792 by Joseph Whidbey of the Vancouver expedition for Sir William Bellingham; Skagit Co., WA; Secs. 27 and 28, T 36 N, R 2 E, W.M.; 48°35'20" N, 122°33'12" W (NE end), 48°34'58" N, 122°33'32" W (SW end). Approved by State Board 3/77; U.S. Board 4/77.
Willoughby Lake: Lake, 259 m (850 ft) long by 91 m (300 ft) wide, 1.2 km (0.75 mi) E of Pacific Ocean shoreline, 1.6 km (1 mi) SW Point of the Arches; Clallam Co., WA; in NW 1/4 corner of Sec. 31, T 32 N, R 15 W, W.M.; 48°14'06"N, 124°41'03"W. Approved 6-14-85.
Wilmans Peaks: Ridge, 1.1. km (.7 mi.) long, 1.3 km (.8 mi.) W of Monte Cristo Peak; Snohomish Co., WA; 47°58'33" N, 121°22'10" W (NW end), 47°58'08" N, 121°21'30" W (SE end). Approved 9/80.
Wilmans Spires: Pinnacles, in the Cascade Mountains, of which the highest is 1,900 m (6,233 ft) elevation, 1.69 km (1.05 mi) NW of Columbia Peak, in the Mount Baker National Forest; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 27, T 29 N, R 11 E, W.M.; 47°58'32"N, 120°22'09"W. Approved 9-13-85.
Wilson Cleaver: Ridge, 1.3 km. (0.8 mi.) long, in Mt. Rainier National Park, trends SSE between Nisqually Glacier on the E and Fuhrer Finger and Wilson Glacier on the W, on the S slope of Mt. Rainier; Pierce Co., WA; 46°50'10" N, 121°45'06" W (N end); 46°49'35" N, 121°44'46" W (S end). Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Wilson Gully: Ravine, 0.32 km. (0.2 mi.) long, in Mt. Rainier National Park, heads at the edge of Wilson Glacier at 46°48'40" N, 121°44'47" W, trends SSE to Nisqually Glacier, on S slope of Mt. Rainier; Pierce Co., WA; 46°48'30" N, 121°44'42" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 1/78.
Wilson Headwall: Ice cliff, 0.32 km. (0.2 mi.) long, in Mt. Rainier National Park, at head of Wilson Glacier and E of Kautz Ice Cliff; Pierce Co., WA; 46°50'15" N, 121°45'24" W. Approved by State Board 12/77; U.S. Board 5/78.
Winchester Creek: Stream, 3.2 km (2 mi.) long, heads on the N slope of Winchester Mountain at 48°57'48" N, 121°38'10" W, flows ENE to West Fork Silesia Creek 26 km (16 mi.) NE of Mount Baker; Whatcom Co., WA; 48°58'05" N, 121°36'15" W. Approved 9/80.
Winnie Creek: Stream, 4.8 km (3 mi.) long, heads at 46°40'10" N, 122°27'50" W, flows SE to join Little Creek to form North Fork Tilton River 14.5 km (9 mi.) NW of Morton; Lewis Co., WA; 46°38'58" N, 122°24'48" W. Approved 9/80.
Wiseman Creek: Stream, 8.9 km (5.5 mi.) long, heads at 48°34'15" N, 122°06'40" W, flows SSW to the Skagit River 5.6 km (3.5 mi.) SW of Lyman and 7.2 km (4.5 mi.) E of Sedro Woolley; Skagit Co., WA; Sec. 23, T 35 N, R 5 E, W.M.; 48°30'24" N, 122°08'05" W. Approved 9/80.
Wonder Mountain: Summit, highest elevation 1,478 m (4,848 ft.) in Olympic National Forest, 7.9 km (4.9 mi.) W of Lake Cushman; Mason Co., WA; 47°30'10"N, 123°26'20"W (NW end), 47°29'45"N, 123°25'15"W (SE end). Approved by State Board 3/91; U.S. Board 1991.
Woodpile Creek: Creek, heading in SE 1/4 Sec. 34, T 38 N, R 24 E, W.M., and flowing generally SW, passing near Woodpile Cabin (landmark) to the confluence of Sinlahekin Creek in SE 1/4, Sec. 9, T 37 N, R 24 E, W.M.; Okanogan Co., WA; 48°42'54", 119°49'30"W. Approved 9-11-87.
Woods Lake: Lake, 0.6 km. (0.4 mi.) long, 11.3 km. (9.5 mi.) W of Nine Mile Falls; Spokane Co., WA; Sec. 10, T 26 N, R 40 E, W.M.; 47°46'00" N, 117°44'28" W. Approved 3/76.
Wreck Creek: Creek, 6.44 km (4 mi) long, 5.63 km (3.5 mi) N of Moclips, heads in Sec. 14, T 21 N, R 12 W, W.M., flows W to the Pacific Ocean; Grays Harbor Co., WA; 47°17'04"N, 124°14'02"W (ending), 47°18'33"N, 124°09'55"W (heading). Approved 12-9-83.
Yaksum: Canyon, begins in Sec. 21, T 23 N, R 19 E, W.M., flows N 4.02 km (2.5 mi) to join Mission Creek in Sec. 8, 4.83 km (3 mi) NW of Monitor; Chelan Co., WA; 47°29'58"N, 120°28'32"W (ending), 47°27'57"N, 120°27'52"W (heading). Approved 12-13-85.
Yvonne, Lake: Lake, 114 m. (375 ft.) long, 5.1 km. (3.2 mi.) E of Mount Hyak; named for the nearby Yvonne mining claims; Kittitas Co., WA; Sec. 22, T 22 N, R 12 E, W.M.; 47°22'43" N, 121°20'12" W. Approved 3/76.
Zackuse Creek: Stream, 1.9 km (1.2 mi.) long, heads at 47° 36' 04" N, 122° 03' 10" W, flows NW to Lake Sammamish, 1 km (0.6 mi.) SW of Inglewood and 3.4 km (2.1 mi.) NW of Pine Lake; King Co., Washington; Sec. 32, T25N, R6E, Willamette Mer.; 47° 36' 44" N, 122° 04' 07" W. Approved by State Board 3/93; U.S. Board 11/94.
Zi-Iob Peak: Peak, elevation 1,977 m (6,487 ft), in the Cascade Mountains, in the Mount Baker National Forest, 1.6 km (1.0 mi) NNW of Damfino Lakes; Snohomish Co., WA; Sec. 5, T 30 N, R 12 E, W.M. (unsurveyed); 48°07'27"N, 121°18'03"W. Approved 9-12-86.
[WSR 14-18-002, filed 8/20/14. WSR 09-01-119, filed 12/19/08. WSR 97-02-062 (Order No. 97-2), filed 12/31/96. WSR 96-02-059 (Order No. 97-1), filed 1/2/96. WSR 88-07-050 (Order No. 88-1), filed 3/14/88. WSR 81-09-016 (Order No. 74-1), filed 4/10/81. WSR 80-02-016 (Order No. 74-1), filed 1/9/80; Order No. 77-1, filed 2/24/77; Order No. 76-1, filed 3/2/76; Order No. 74-1, filed 1/15/75.]
Reviser's note: The brackets and enclosed material in the text of the above section occurred in the copy filed by the agency.