MDAW's Resource & Link page links to WA historical info, ghost towns, mining & gems, railroads, etc.
MDAW's Parks & Recreation Link page is a list of links to WA city, county, and state parks, etc.
Metal detecting is permitted at more than 67 state parks throughout Washington. Users of metal detectors must register first with Washington State Parks and comply with posted regulations. Rules are summarized in “Your Guide to Metal Detecting in Washington State Parks,” available from park rangers or by calling (360) 902-8500; Telephone Device for the Deaf (360) 664-3133.
*This site is a must see for all detectorists http://www.stoutstandards.com/
Dick Stout - detectorist, author, and founder of FMDAC has built a new website with gems from his books, articles and years of experience. I know you will enjoy it as much as I did.
http://www.mdhtalk.org/ has links and stories from Local issues to International.
Pacific Northwest Hunts - This is a new website put up by Lora Hetzel - Pilchuck Treasure Hunting Club. She will be trying to set up a forum for all open hunts to be posted. Check it out.
Email: hoodcanaldetectoristsclub @ gmail.com