Dungeness is a unincorporated community in Clallam County WA state.
Historically, Dungeness is an abandoned fishing community from the 1890's ...
all that remains from of the old abandoned fishing community is an old school
there is a popular 7 mile long sand spit that protects a shellfish-tidelands
refuge... the spit is located within the
National Wildlife Refuge ... public access is avail to the sand spit but
is limited in some areas to protect nesting birds and other wildlife.
Dungeness Crab is named after the town of Dungeness, which are both
located in the Strait of Juan de Fuca.
While in the area visit the
Sequim-Dungeness Museum to learn about the
See Dungeness links & interactive WA State PCH map below ...
Click highlighted cities on map for regional info ...