02nd Sep 2019

Margaret Windsor Iman’s autobiography

This is the second of two versions of Margaret Windsor Iman’s autobiography. This one was updated and published in 1954 by the Skamania Historical Society. Read the first version here...

02nd Sep 2019
Felix G Iman (about 1900)

Felix G. Iman – Stevenson Washington

Felix G. Iman – Stevenson Washington Traveling through Skamania County Recently, and stopping at the excellent Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center, revealed a number of interesting local history connections. One of...

02nd Sep 2019
Iman Cemetery Entrance

Iman Cemetery

Iman Cemetery The Iman Cemetery is in Stevenson Washington. It was established near the North East Corner of the Iman Donation Land Claim in 1901 as the family plot of...

13th Feb 2015
Where to eat in Leavenworth with your dog

Where to eat in Leavenworth with your dog

Where to eat in Leavenworth with your dog No… not where to eat your dog! Where to eat WITH your dog. There are a limited number dining options in Leavenworth...

10th Feb 2015

Scavenger Hunt for Seattle, Washington

Are you bringing visitors from out of town who are looking to explore Seattle? Do you have a weekend looking for something to fill it up and have hit all...

Socialist Colony of Glennis Washington

Name: Glennis Class: A5 GPS: Unknown Directions: Two different resources have different locations for this one. Trying Home by Justin Wadland[zotpressInText item=”GCZAW7EH” format=”%num%”] says that it’s location was twenty seven...

26th Jan 2015
1906 Olympia Brewery Building

Tumwater Falls and Historical Park

Tumwater Falls Tumwater Falls in Olympia Washington is an extremely underrated stop along I-5. Most people know of the old Olympia Brewing Companies’ empty brewery building that sits forlorn along...

02nd Oct 2014

Vancouver Washington Downtown Art

Downtown Vancouver, Washington has quite a bit of public art. Much of it is around the historic Esther Short Park. Taken during Kumoricon weekend, (the costumes) this is the Farmer’s...

06th Dec 2013

Leavenworth Washington, "Little Bavaria"

There are simply fewer places in the Pacific Northwest cooler then Leavenworth Washington to travel to. The Alps-like scenery of the surrounding Cascade Mountains is ideal for the Bavarian themed...

05th Dec 2013

Twin Peaks Filming Locations

Twin Peaks Filming Locations Among the hundreds of movies and television shows filmed in the Pacific Northwest was a little drama called “Twin Peaks.” The series started out with the...

20th Sep 2013
Interstate 5 – Roadside Stops

Interstate 5 – Roadside Stops

Interstate 5 – Roadside Stops There are a ton of rest stops along I-5, so if you just need bathroom breaks you’re good. But what if you want to enjoy...

28th Dec 2012

Maryhill Art Museum

With my new found appreciation of art, I decided to get a bit more educated about it back in August, 2012. So, we took a short trip from Portland up...