Welcome to Wahkiakum County
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Wahkiakum County was formed April 25, 1854 from Cowlitz County.
It is named after Chief Wahkiakum ("Tall Timber") of the Chinook
The county seat is the town of Cathlamet, which is also the county's largest and only incorporated community.
The County operates the Wahkiakum County Ferry, which connects Cathlamet to Westport, Oregon, across the Columbia
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