THURSTON COUNTY, WASHINGTON

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Ever heard of the Mima Mounds? You're not alone. Most people, even locals, haven't heard of them either. One of earth's most amazing geological mysteries is just five minutes off of I--5, near Littlerock. On our map you'll see all of the locations of this bizarre phenomena throughout Thurston County. If you want to read more about the mounds, with photos, click on Adventures in Mapland (on this web site) and scroll down to "Mima Mounds". Ever wonder how the saying" "Don't take any wooden nickels" got its start? It's on the Thurston County Map. Washington's deepest swimming pool, 95 feet deep, is here too. It's ALL here, in Thurston County.

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Created in: 2004