Cape Flattery

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Flattery, Cape,

NW Wash., at the entrance to Juan de Fuca Strait; discovered in 1778 by Capt. James Cook. A lighthouse and the reservation of the Makah people are on the cape, where cliffs rise 120 ft (37 m) above the Pacific Ocean.
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Slammed by winter storms, the Commodore arrived 10 miles off Cape Flattery with two days to spare before Christmas.
The weary Commodore finally came within a hundred miles of Cape Flattery and, this time, the Goliah successfully took her in tow.
Cape Flattery Fishermen's Cooperative: capeflattery@centurytel.
A week later, a second Japanese submarine, 1-25, torpedoed SS Fort Camosun, a Canadian-built freighter bound for England from Vancouver on her maiden voyage with a cargo of lumber, 70 miles off Cape Flattery.
From the center, a road leads through Neah Bay to a parking spot where you can walk to Cape Flattery, the northwest corner of the contiguous United States.
CureTour 2000, Benefiting the Lance Armstrong Foundation is a 4,500-mile, eight-week coast-to-coast cycling project beginning in Cape Flattery, Washington, and ending in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Under orders not to enter the Strait of Juan de Fuca, Yokata took up position about thirty miles south of Cape Flattery.
Take a late-afternoon walk to Point Loma or Point Reyes or Cannon Beach or Cape Flattery.
If you follow Front Street west out of town, it runs onto an 18-mile unpaved loop around Cape Flattery.