The Small Town In Washington With A Terribly Creepy Past

Although it has certainly grown in size in recent decades, Auburn still maintains a small town vibe. While this small city is only about 28 miles from Seattle, it feels like a completely different world. And if you know anything about its past — and its resident ghost — you’ll understand why it sometimes seems a little eerie.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Had you ever heard the story of Auburn’s faceless ghost? As spooky as that is, the most haunted place in Washington is definitely Port Gamble.