Washington Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Physical Cultural Historical
Also See:Features by WA County

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Washington
Physical Features
Arches 8
Areas 71
Arroyos 1
Bars 162
Basins 126
Bays 449
Beaches 60
Benches 6
Bends 21
Capes 573
Cliffs 162
Craters 7
Falls 179
Flats 498
Forests 29
Gaps 340
Glaciers 181
Guts 38
Islands 407
Isthmuses 1
Lakes 2,964
Lava 6
Pillars 92
Plains 6
Ranges 64
Rapids 45
Ridges 584
Slopes 7
Springs 765
Streams 6,409
Summits 2,690
Swamps 127
Valleys 1,150
Woods 35
Washington
Cultural Features
Airports 570
Bridges 156
Buildings 2,847
Canals 238
Cemeteries 477
Channels 189
Churches 2,694
Civil 610
Crossings 230
Dams 806
Harbors 19
Hospitals 167
Locales 4,352
Mines 505
Parks 992
Post Offices 226
Reserves 52
Reservoirs 503
Schools 3,870
Towers 311
Trails 418
Tunnels 28
Wells 18
Washington Historical
Features/Landmarks
Airports 7
Areas 1
Bars 1
Buildings 5
Canals 2
Capes 2
Churches 2
Civil 1
Dams 6
Falls 3
Flats 1
Forests 5
Glaciers 5
Hospitals 2
Islands 10
Lakes 4
Locales 87
Military (Historical) 22
Mines 10
Parks 9
Pillars 1
Populated Places 66
Post Offices 17
Rapids 7
Reservoirs 2
Ridges 1
Schools 23
Springs 2
Streams 1
Summits 1
Swamps 1
Towers 1
Trails 24

Washington's National
Historic Landmarks
22
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.