Recreation Areas around Auburn

Mud Mountain Dam (White River)

Upon completion in 1948, Mud Mountain Dam was the highest rock and earth-filled dam in the world.

Driving Directions

From Enumclaw, 8 miles east on WA 410.

Klondike Gold Rush - Seattle Unit National Historical Park

The Seattle unit of the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park preserves the story of the stampede to the Yukon gold fields and Seattle's crucial role in this event. The headlines of a Seattle newspaper on July 17, 1897, Gold! Gold! Gold! Gold! ignited dreams of easy riches in the minds of thousands as word of a rich gold strike in northwestern Canada. A dream that would prove all but dream.

Interactive exhibits

Driving Directions

The Seattle unit of the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park preserves the story of the stampede to the Yukon gold fields and Seattle's crucial role in this event. The Visitor Center is located on the Northwest corner of 2nd Ave South and South Jackson Street in the former Cadillac Hotel. The Pioneer Square neighborhood is serviced by several public transportation options.