The landscape of the Reserve, with its pattern of field, forest, and shoreline, has a quiet kind of beauty all its own. Part of this beauty lies in the diversity of its land forms, and vegetation. Within the boundaries of the 17,400-acre Reserve there are five distinctive character areas which together comprise the natural landscape. Overlaying each of these are the tangible reminders of man's presence upon the land.
Did You Know?
Monroe's Landing was the site of one of three Salish villages located on the shores of Penn Cove. The wide beach made it a good landing place for canoes. In addition to their village site, the Salish people established many temporary encampments on Penn Cove.