List of Indian reservations in Washington

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This is a list of Indian reservations in the U.S. state of Washington.[1]

Federally recognized[edit]

Name of ReservationDate Reservation EstablishedArea of Reservation (acres)Location of Reservation
Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation18604,225southeastern Grays Harbor County and southwestern Thurston County
Colville Indian Reservation18721,400,000[2]primarily southeastern section of Okanogan County and the southern half of Ferry County
CowlitzCowlitz County near Longview, Washington
Hoh Indian Reservation1893[3]477the Pacific Coast of Jefferson County
Jamestown S'Klallam Indian Reservationnear Sequim Bay, in extreme eastern Clallam County
Kalispel Indian Reservationthe town of Cusick, in Pend Oreille County
Lower Elwha Indian Reservationthe mouth of the Elwha River, in Clallam County
Lummi Indian Reservation185513,600west of Bellingham, in western Whatcom County
Makah Indian Reservation185530,010on Cape Flattery in Clallam County
Muckleshoot Indian Reservation1874[3]3,533southeast of Auburn in King County.
Nisqually Indian Reservation18545,000 (approx.)[4]western Pierce County and eastern Thurston County
Nooksack Indian Reservationtown of Deming, Washington in western Whatcom County
Port Gamble Indian ReservationPort Gamble Bay in Clallam County
Port Madison Reservation (Suquamish Indian Reservation)western and northern shores of Port Madison, northern Kitsap County
Puyallup Indian Reservation1854–1856[3]18,062primarily northern Pierce County
Quileute Indian Reservationsouthwestern portion of the Olympic Peninsula in Clallam County
Quinault Indian Reservation1856208,150primarily the north coast of Grays Harbor County
Samish Indian ReservationAnacortes, pending outcome of legal claims
Sauk-Suiattle Indian Reservation
Shoalwater Bay Indian Reservation
Skokomish Indian Reservation
Snoqualmie Indian Reservation
Spokane Indian Reservation1881133,344
Squaxin Island Indian Reservation18541,418 (Squaxin Island) / 1,715 (total)
Stillaguamish Indian Reservation
Swinomish Indian Reservation
Tulalip Indian Reservation185524,300
Upper Skagit Indian Reservation
Yakama Indian Reservation1890s–19141,118,149

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Tribal information, Governors Office of Indian Affairs, retrieved 2010-03-06 
  2. ^ Tourism information, Colville Tribes, retrieved 2010-03-06 
  3. ^ a b c Hoh Tribe, Governor's office of Indian Affairs, retrieved 2011-10-10 
  4. ^ Our History, Nisqually Tribe