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Pigeon Springs, Washington
Unincorporated community
Location in the state of Washington
Country  United States of America
State  Washington
County Cowlitz
Elevation 141 m (463 ft)
Time zone PST (UTC−8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC−7)
ZIP code 98625
Area code(s) 360
FIPS code 53-54300
GNIS feature ID 1511228

Pigeon Springs is an unincorporated community in Cowlitz County, Washington. Pigeon Springs is located east of the city of Kalama and along the Kalama River. Pigeon Springs is reached by traveling 16.8 miles (27.0 km) east on Kalama River Road from exit 32 of Interstate 5. The Pigeon Springs community is part of the Kalama School District, a K-12 school district of about 900 students.

Pigeon Springs is located 22.7 miles (36.5 km) southwest of Mount St. Helens. The eruption of Mount St. Helens on May 18, 1980, was the deadliest and most economically destructive volcanic event in the history of the United States and it even reached the Cowlitz river and pigeon springs.

Geography

Pigeon Springs is located at 46°03′11″N 122°37′26″W / 46.05306°N 122.62389°W / 46.05306; -122.62389 (46.0531675, -122.6239926).


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