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Carnation, 40 miles
Gold Bar, 9 miles
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Index, Washington
Visitor Information

Name
Homesteaders living here in the 1800s, thought the mountain looked like and index finger, and so began referring to their community by the name.

Population
140

Location
Situated on the North Fork Skykomish River at the western edge of the Cascade Mountains, about 53 miles northeast of Seattle.

Road routes to Index, WashingtonGetting to Index
Road

Turn north off US 2 onto Index Galena Road.

VISITOR INFORMATION

Experience Washington by Washington Tourism Alliance

Sky Valley Chamber of Commerce. 320 Main Street, Sultan, WA 98294. Phone: 360-793-0983; Fax: 360-793-3241. E-mail

The Town of Index

ACCOMMODATIONS

Grey Fox. Index, WA 98256. Phone: 360-569-2799; Toll Free: 877-325-5881.

The Rose Hill Manor. 449 5th Street, PO Box 291, Index, WA 98256. Phone: 360-793-7379. E-mail

Sunset Falls Cabin. 50905 Mt. Index River Road, Index, WA 98256. Phone: 206-219-6427. E-mail

Wild Lily Ranch Cabins. Phone: 360-793-2103.

FOOD AND BEVERAGE

Index General Store. Phone: 360-793-0693.

ATTRACTIONS

Pickett Index Historical Museum. Corner of 5th Street & Avenue A, Index, WA 98256. Phone: 360-793-1534.
Features mining, logging and the area's natural disasters.

ACTIVITIES

The 500-foot cliffs, known as Index Town Wall are popular with rock climbers, and feature some of the most technical climbing in the state.

Wavetrek. Offers whitewater rafting, kayaking, rescue courses, and kids camps. PO Box 236. Index, WA 98256. Phone: 360-793-1705; Toll Free: 800-543-7971. E-mail

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