Located in La Conner
"Come to the top of the hill for a spectacular view of Skagit County history"
Wages of Loggers in 1887
A logging camp crew in the 1880s consisted of a Foreman, Teamster and two Choppers, two Sawyers, two Skidders, two Swampers, a one Handskidder, one Hooktender, a Skid Greaser, a Landing Guard, A Barn-man, a Cook and one or two extra hands.
LOGGERS SHOPPED FOR EXTRAS SUCH AS CLOTHING AND BOOTS AT THE COMPANY STORE. OFTEN WHEN THEY GOT PAID, THEY WOULD GO AND LOSE IT ALL IN TOWN AFTER PAYING OFF THEIR FOOD BILL AT THE CAMP OFFICE.