There were only two criteria used to make this list: one, the event must have happened in the Pacific Northwest and two, that it was verifiable. Sorry, no Bigfoot stories here, but if anyone ever proves his existence, he’ll certainly make this list.
For this list’s purposes, the Pacific Northwest is defined as the area composed of the states of Oregon and Washington. Those in Alaska will complain about that definition so one event from Alaskan history has been included just to keep the residents of the Frozen North happy. Having established the parameters, here’s a look at some of the strangest events in Pacific Northwest history.