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  • Chinook

    Chinook

    Chinook was the site of the first court in Pacific County in 1853, as well as the county’s first salmon cannery in 1870.
    Chinook was once a wealthy town based on the salmon harvest.[4] There was no road connection to Ilwaco until 1891, when the bridge was completed across the Chinook River.Later, the Ilwaco Railway and Navigation Company

  • Ilwaco

    Ilwaco

    Ilwaco is a city in Pacific County, Washington, United States. The population was 936 at the 2010 census. Ilwaco was first settled by Henry Feister in 1851, and was named for Elwahko Jim, the son in law of Chief Comcomly. Ilwaco was officially incorporated on December 16, 1890. A narrow gauge railway, Ilwaco Railway and Navigation Company, ran for over thirty years.

  • Seaview

    Seaview

    Seaview is an unincorporated area in Pacific County, Washington. It is part of the Long Beach, Washington urban cluster and had a population for its ZIP code at the 2000 census of 516 people. Seaview was once a depot on the Ilwaco Railway and Navigation Company, a narrow gauge railroad that ran up the Long Beach Peninsula from 1889 to 1930. There was only a platform and shed at Seaview until 1905 when a regular depot was built.

  • Long Beach

    Long Beach

    Long Beach is a city in Pacific County, Washington, United States. It is the home of Northwestern pop cultural phenomenon Jake the Alligator Man. With a marine west coast-cool summer Mediterranean climate, Long Beach is known for its year round mild climate. Both hot and cold weather is rare.

  • Nahcotta

    Nahcotta

    Nahcotta was first settled in 1890 by J.A. Morehead and named for a local Indian chief. Nahcotta was once the northern terminal of the Ilwaco Railway and Navigation Company, a narrow gauge railroad which ran from Ilwaco, and later from Megler, in southwestern Pacific County, up the Long Beach Peninsula to Nahcotta and back, once a day. The railroad was in operation from 1889 to 1930.

  • Ocean Park

    Ocean Park

    Ocean Park is a census-designated place in Pacific County, Washington, United States. It is on the North Beach Peninsula and adjacent to Pacific Pines State Park. Ocean Park was once a station on the Ilwaco Railway and Navigation Company, a narrow gauge railroad that ran along the Long Beach Peninsula from 1889 to 1930.

  • Surfside

    Surfside

    Surfside Estates is located on the scenic Southwest Washington Coast at the Northern end of Long Beach Peninsula. Surfside fronts on approximately 3 miles of Pacific Ocean beach with numerous trails leading through the dunes to the beach. An internal canal system and several lakes provide freshwater recreation to home owners as well as their guests.

  • Oysterville

    Oysterville

    In the mid 1800s, the village of Oysterville began to prosper after Chief Nahcati introduced the town’s founders, R.H. Espy and I.A. Clark, to oysters. The rich oyster beds of Willapa Bay were soon responsible for Oysterville’s growing riches, as the town became a major competitor with other oyster companies.

  • Naselle

    Naselle

    Naselle is a census-designated place (CDP) in Pacific County, Washington, United States. The population was 419 at the 2010 census. Though very near Columbia River’s estuary, the valley’s Naselle River flows west into nearby Willapa Bay and then into the Pacific Ocean. Close about the town lie the evergreen-covered Willapa Hills. The river’s name has been spelled Nasel and Nasal. An early settler along the river called it the Kenebec.