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Washington Travel, Information, & Things to Do

Washington is a western state specifically within the pacific area of the United States of America. Admitted to statehood in the year 1889, Washington has a population of over 5,894,120 residents and covers an area of 68,192 square miles. The capital of Washington is Olympia.

Discover and explore Washington, a state in the country of United States. This online guide of information, articles, and photos of Washington helps you explore the attractions and points of interest of Washington. It is located on the continent of North America and its GPS coordinates address is latitude 38.8975 and logitude 38.8975. [Map of Washington].

The Forest Trees of Yosemite in General

For the use of the ever-increasing number of Yosemite visitors who make extensive excursions into the mountains beyond the Valley, a sketch of the forest trees in general will probably be found useful...

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The Flowers of Yosemite

Yosemite was all one glorious flower garden before plows and scythes and trampling, biting horses came to make its wide open spaces look like farmers' pasture fields. Nevertheless, countless flowe...

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Some National Parks at a Glance

[Number, 18; total area, 10,739 square miles]NATIONAL PARKSIN ORDEROF CREATIONLOCATIONAREA INSQUAREMILESDISTINCTIVE CHARACTERISTICSHot Springs, 1832Middle Arkansas1-1/246 hot springs possessing curati...

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Yosemite: Winter Storms and Spring Floods

The Bridal Veil and the Upper Yosemite Falls, on account of their height and exposure, are greatly influenced by winds. The common summer winds that come up the river cañon from the plains are ...

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Yosemite: The Approach to the Valley

When I set out on the long excursion that finally led to California I wandered afoot and alone, from Indiana to the Gulf of Mexico, with a plant-press on my back, holding a generally southward course,...

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