Incorporated in 1909, Skykomish is located along the Skykomish River in the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest. Skykomish is an Indian name from the Skai-whamish tribe.
The town is a jumping off point for recreational activities and access to the surrounding mountains and the Stevens Pass ski resort which is 17 miles to the east.
Skykomish is along U.S. Route 2 which travels from Everett (to the west) to Leavenworth and Wenatchee (to the east).
AttractionsSkiing: Stevens Pass
- Town of Skykomish - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Town-of-Skykomish/258591950948758
- Skykomish Historical Society - http://www.skyhistory.org/
- Skykomish Cleanup - The BNSF Railway environmental cleanup in Skykomish - http://www.skyhistory.org/