50states.com: Washington http://www.50states.com/washingt.htm
The site provides a wealth of information about Washington. It includes everything from the highest point to county profile to climate.
Things To Do in Washington http://www.thingstodo.com/states/WA/index.htm
ThingsToDo.com is an online guide to information about Washington's entertainment, recreation, and travel, and includes the state's interesting facts, famous people, and special events.
The Cascade Loop: Washington State's Scenic Loop Highway http://www.cascadeloop.com/
Experience this 400 mile self-guided tour which circles the heart of the state: from the waters of Puget Sound, through the Cascade Mountains, and into the high desert climate of the Columbia River Valley.
FedStats: MapStat: United States: Washington http://www.fedstats.gov/qf/states/53000.html
Fast access to statistics from more than 100 federal agencies on "economic and population trends, crime, education, health care, aviation safety, energy use, farm production and more" in Washington.
Former Washington Governor Gary Locke (1997-2005) was the first Chinese-American governor in U.S. history.
In addition to its state song, Washington also has an official state folk song:Roll on Columbia, Roll On.
Washington is number one in the country in the production of these fruits and vegetables: apples, lentils, dry edible peas, hops, pears, red raspberries, spearmint oil, and sweet cherries.
Washington is home to Boeing, the world's largest aircraft maker.
Washington has over 1,000 dams.
Lewis and Clark explored the Columbia River area of what is now Washington in 1805-06.
Some Famous People from this State
Bing Crosby, singer and actor.
Jimi Hendrix, rock & roll guitarist.
Adam West, actor who played the original Batman.
William Boeing, aircraft manufacturer who founded the Boeing Aircraft company.