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The PACIFIC NORTHWEST PAGE

THIS SITE IS ABOUT THE GREAT PACIFIC NORTHWEST

The specific area covered by this page is: Washington, Oregon, northern Idaho and southwestern British Columbia, Canada.

This corner of the world was/is populated by numerous indian tribes with their unique culture. A culture and life style that varied with region in which they lived. Then came the european explorers and traders, the Spanish, English, French and later the American explorers and pioneers.

The people of the pacific northwest are as diverse as it's landscape and climate. The native inhabitants were joined by emigrants in wagon trains and sailing ships bringing settlers to a new land of opportunity and hard work. Later emigrants came mainly from Latin America and Pacific Rim countries.

Today this area is the home of some of the worlds leading company's such as Boeing, Microsoft, Nike, Weyerhauser,and numerous medical research and computer technology firms.The area is served by many top colleges and universities leading in many fields of education and research.

The intent of this page is to recommend/suggest some web sites that will give you information, entertainment and insight to the pacific northwest and it's people and culture.

The following is a list of links of and about the great pacific northwest, covering such specific and general topics such as :Professional sports franchises of the region, travel and tourism, entertainment, and topics of general interest. You are encouraged to return to this page often as the topics and content are updated frequently.

Browse and ENJOY!


Take a Look at These

Destination Pacific Northwest
A comprehensive look at the Pacific Northwest
Waterfalls of the Pacific Northwest
Photo's and information on 128 waterfalls
Raven: Pacific Northwest Tales
Native American tales of the Pacific Northwest coast
The Pacific Northwest Trail
1100 Miles from the Rocky mountains to the Pacific ocean
National Parks and Monuments of the Pacific Northwest
The parks and monuments of Washington, Oregon, and Idaho
Amazing Getaways of the Pacific Northwest
The title says it all - a great guide to accomodations and attractions
Vancouver,BC,Canada
Everything and anything you want to know about Vancouver
Pacific Northwest Travel Guide and Directory
Explore destinations in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and British Columbia
Virtual Atlas of the Pacific Northwest
An excellent on-line regional atlas
Official web site of the Portland Trailblazers
Portland's NBA Basket ball team
Official web site of the Seattle Seahawks
Home page of Seattle's NFL team
Web Site of the Seattle Supersonics
Seattle's NBA Basketball team
Seattle Mariners Official web site
Seattle's American League Baseball team
Seattle Storm official web page
Home page of Seattle's WNBA Womens Professional Basketball team
Official Web page of the Vancouver Canucks
Vancouver's NHL Hockey team
Northwest Sports
News, Polls, Links, & More. About College and Pro Teams in the Pacific Northwest
Web site of the BC Lions
Vancouver's CFL Football team
The Cascade Loop
"One of America's Most Spectacular, Scenic Drives" - The National Geographic Magazine
NW Fishing/Washington statewide
Fishing reports- Saltwater, Lakes, Rivers, and Flyfishing
Local Snow and Mountain Conditions - Pacific Northwest Region
Mountain Cams, Weather, and Snowpak Data for the Northwest Skier and Snowboarder
The Pacific Rim Hostel Network
The Pacific Rim Hosteling Network is a string of privately - owned and operated European style youth hostels conviently located along the Pacific Northwest, from San Diego,to British Columbia,Canada
Washington State Steam Railroads and Locomotives
An interesting site for railroad/history buffs

Gerald Peterson

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