Top Lists

What could be more natural on a website of lists than lists of lists? Below are the most viewed Washington lists for each month since WA-List began.

We stash these monthly round-ups in the Top Lists tab in our top-of-the-page masthead. You can also access all the lists by date or topic — popular or not — using Navigate, another tab up there. You can enter a keyword, name, or town in the search box, too.

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MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN FEBRUARY, 2014

        1. Athletes in Sochi
        2. World Championships by Seattle Teams
        3. Cedar Cove, Washington
        4. Washington State Events Calendar
        5. Pete Carroll Joins and Elite Coaches Club

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN JANUARY, 2014

        1. 26.2 or More (2014 edition)
        2. Washington State Events Calendar
        3. Sunrise, Sunset
        4. Cedar Cove, Washington
        5. Review: Full Rip 9.0

 


THE 25 MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS OF 2013


1. Cedar Cove, Washington

2. Library Card Gallery

3. 3 Days & 2 Nights in Wenatchee

4. Washington State Events Calendar

5. Fugitives: The Most WAnted List

6. Fictional Washington: Our state in books

7. Marathons and Ultramarathons (2013)

8. 3 Days & 2 Nights in Port Townsend

9. Who Was that Street, Steilacoom?

10. County & State Fairs (2013)

11. Historic Theaters: Western Washington

12. The Carriage Museum

13. The First State Parks

14. Stonerose: Dig Your Own Fossils

15. Quiz: Washington from Space

16. The Dry Days

17. The Barns of Skagit County

18. A.L. West Division Shuffle

19. Facts about our state (April Fool’s style)

20. Historic Theaters: Eastern Washington

21. Solar eclipses in WA: the next 50 years

22. Washington’s Longest Highways

23. Washington Primes for Pi Day

24. Fast Food Places in WA

25. Border Crossings

MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN DECEMBER, 2013

        1. The Congressional Nursery
        2. Giving Local: Washington Charities
        3. Top Dawgs
        4. Cedar Cove, Washington
        5. Pursued by the FBI: The Most WAnted List

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN NOVEMBER, 2013

        1. Washington from Space: A Quiz
        2. Birds of Winter
        3. Cedar Cove, Washington
        4. Review: Vanishing Tacoma
        5. Bench Warmer: Supreme Court Longevity

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN OCTOBER, 2013

        1. Sunblock: The next 50 years of eclipses in Washington
        2. Cedar Cove, Washington
        3. Fictional Washington
        4. Washington State Events Calendar
        5. Pursued by the FBI: The Most WAnted List
        6. Lunch in a Bag
        7. A State’s Library Card Gallery
        8. Red Counties, Blue Counties
        9. Giving Local: Washington Charities
        10. Carriage Returns: Northwest Carriage Museum

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN SEPTEMBER, 2013

        1. Carriage Returns: Northwest Carriage Museum
        2. Cedar Cove, Washington
        3. Washington State Events Calendar
        4. A State’s Library Card Gallery
        5. Pioneers in Prime Time

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN AUGUST, 2013

        1. A State’s Library Card Gallery
        2. Cedar Cove, Washington
        3. Fairs in Washington State, 2013
        4. New! The Washington State Events Calendar
        5. Have you seen the Eocene? Dig Your Own Fossils!
        6. Pursued by the FBI: The Most WAnted List
        7. The Barns of Skagit County
        8. 3 Days & 2 Nights in Port Townsend
        9. Fictional Washington
        10. Giving Local: Washington Charities

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN JULY, 2013

        1. Cedar Cove, Washington
        2. 3 Days & 2 Nights in Wenatchee
        3. 3 Days & 2 Nights in Port Townsend
        4. Pursued by the FBI: The Most WAnted List
        5. Fairs in Washington State, 2013

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN JUNE, 2013

        1. 3 Days & 2 Nights in Port Townsend
        2. Cedar Cove, Washington
        3. Historic Theaters, Part 2: Eastern Washington
        4. Fictional Washington
        5. City Hall on Main Street

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN MAY, 2013

        1. Concrete Ribbons
        2. Cedar Cove, Washington
        3. Pursued by the FBI: The Most WAnted List
        4. Broken Bridges
        5. Scoop’s Landslides

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN APRIL, 2013

        1. The Dry Days
        2. Washington Facts & Trivia (April Fools)
        3. Fictional Washington
        4. Pursued by the FBI: The Most WAnted List
        5. Cedar Cove, Washington

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN MARCH, 2013

        1. Parking Spaces: The First State Parks
        2. Cedar Cove, Washington
        3. Prime Zips for Pi Day
        4. Historic Theaters, Part 1: Western Washington
        5. Division Shuffle

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN FEBRUARY, 2013

        1. Historic Theaters, Part 1: Western Washington
        2. Birds of Winter
        3. 26.2 or More (2013 edition)
        4. Border Crossings
        5. Ferry to Inslee

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN JANUARY, 2013

        1. Who is that Street, Steilacoom?
        2. 26.2 or More (2013 edition)
        3. “I Didn’t Mean to Climb It”: A Guide Picks Rainier’s Notable Climbs
        4. Seahawk Postseasons
        5. Still on the Hill

 


THE 25 MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS OF 2012


1. Busy, busy Libraries

2. Historic Climbs of Mt Rainier

3. Washington from Space:
A Quiz

4. 95 Feet of Snow: A World Record

5. Washington Athletes Go to London

6. The BIG Big One

7. Favorite Airplanes under one Roof

8. Washington Medal Winners at the Olympics

9. Place Names of South Sound Waterways

10. A Hollywood Leading Lady

11. Red Counties, Blue Counties

12. Washingtonians on the Titanic

13. The Laughs were Local & the Jokes were on Us

14. Titanic Didn’t Sink? That’s What Seattle Thought

15. Seahawks Shutout Victories

16. Food at the Fairgrounds

17. Barn to Be Wild: County Fairs, 2012

18. Inky Endorsements

19. Doing the Puyallup: Concerts

20. Spell Check Renames Your Town

21. When St. Helens Made Headlines

22. Where the Streets are Cherries

23. A Gloomy but Undefeated Husky

24. Bike friendly Interstates

25. Longest Lived Governors

MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN DECEMBER, 2012

        1. A Leading Lady (Washington)
        2. Birds of Winter
        3. Seattle Seahawks Shutouts
        4. Giving Local: Washington Charities
        5. Where I Wandered, 2012

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN NOVEMBER, 2012

        1. Check This Out: Busy, Busy Libraries
        2. 95 Feet of Snow
        3. Air Travel, Then and Now
        4. College Football Virtual Standings, 2012
        5. Divorcing Oregon

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN OCTOBER, 2012

        1. When the Laughs were Local and the Jokes were on Us
        2. Inky Recommendations
        3. Birds of Winter
        4. A Gloomy Success
        5. “I Didn’t Mean to Climb It”: A Guide Picks Rainier’s Notable Climbs

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN SEPTEMBER, 2012

        1. Doing the Puyallup: Food
        2. Doing the Puyallup: Concerts
        3. “I Didn’t Mean to Climb It”: A Guide Picks Rainier’s Notable Climbs
        4. Mountain Fresh Advertising
        5. Doing the Puyallup: Rides

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN AUGUST, 2012

        1. “I Didn’t Mean to Climb It”: A Guide Picks Rainier’s Notable Climbs
        2. Olympic Medal Winners, 2012
        3. Barn to Be Wild, 2012
        4. No-Nos and a Perfecto
        5. Galaxy Gold’s Re-entry

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN JULY, 2012

        1. Washington Athletes go to London
        2. Project Runway for Flyboys
        3. Mountain Fresh Advertising
        4. Head Out on the Highway … on a Bicycle?
        5. Boom! Burn! Boom!

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN JUNE, 2012

        1. Washington from Space: A Quiz
        2. Who’s That Rapping on Your Tree?
        3. Maryhill Masterpieces
        4. Washingtonians on the Titanic
        5. Biggest Cities of the Inland Empire

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN MAY, 2012

        1. A Whole Lotta Bloomies
        2. South Sound Watermarks
        3. The BIG “Big One”
        4. Art Treasures from the Maryhill Museum
        5. Seattle Got the Titanic Story Wrong

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN APRIL, 2012

        1. Washingtonians on the Titanic
        2. Seattle Got the Titanic Story Wrong
        3. Who’s That Rapping on Your Tree?
        4. The Crew When the Mariners Set Sail
        5. When St Helens Made Headlines

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN MARCH, 2012

        1. Microsoft Wants to Change Your Town’s Name
        2. Future Cities
        3. HA! List: We Need a State Handshake
        4. “I was selling airplanes”
        5. The BIG “Big One”

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN FEBRUARY, 2012

        1. The BIG “Big One”
        2. South Sound Watermarks
        3. Where Streets are Cherries
        4. 95 Feet of Snow
        5. Hawks in the Hall

 


MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN JANUARY, 2012

        1. 95 Feet of Snow
        2. Birds of Winter
        3. The BIG “Big One”
        4. Microsoft Wants to Change Your Town’s Name
        5. Long Live the Governors

 


THE 50 MOST-VIEWED LISTS OF 2011


1. TV Peeps with the Most Tweeps — Spokane

2. TV Peeps with the Most Tweeps — Seattle

3. Art from the Frye Museum

4. HA! List: This may confuse you but I’m from Washington

5. Favorite Winter Birds

6. Art Treasures from the Maryhill Museum

7. Chimpanzee Communication at CWU

8. Favorite Rainier Beer Commercials

9. Leavenworth’s Nutcrackers

10. State & County Fairs (September 2011)

11. Pioneer Women’s Diaries

12. HA! List: We Need a State Handshake (mock state symbols)

13. Apple Harvest Times

14. German Streets of Leavenworth

15. State & County Fairs (August 2011)

16. Woodpeckers of Washington

17. Tallest Buildings in Seattle

18. Towns that were spelled backwards

19. Rainiest Days in Seattle

20. Whose Sports Jersey Sells Best?

21. Frasier: “I’m Listening Seattle”

22. First flights of the Boeing 7-Ohs

23. Climbing Volcanoes

24. Biggest Cities of the Inland Empire

25. The D.B. Cooper Hijacking
THE NEXT 25
26. Countries Smaller than San Juan County
27. The Rolling Stones on Tour
28. Where I Wandered, 2011
29. 707 Barrel Rolls over Lake Washington
30. Losing Streaks
31. Rock Music with Heart
32. The Beatles Play Seattle, 1964
33. Catastrophic Bridge Failures
34. Northwest Books from Elliott Bay
35. Official State Symbols
36. Spokane’s Home-grown Holiday
37. Finding Your Way Into Corn Mazes
38. Astronauts from Washington
39. Washington in National Rankings
40. Foreign-born Governors
41. Governor Graveyards
42. Tallest Mountain Peaks
43. Ten Yrs of Unemployment Rates in WA
44. Washington in the Dewey Decimal System
45. Mariner Home Run Kings
46. Mariner Hitting Streaks
47. Mariners Who Hit for the Cycle
48. Seattle SuperSonics’ First Game Line-up
49. Washington Ski Areas
50. Contacting your Reps in D.C.

MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN DECEMBER, 2011

        1. Birds of Winter
        2. Art that’s Meant to Crack
        3. Where I Wandered, 2011
        4. Do We Decimal?
        5. Strassen und Wege
        6. We Need a State Handshake
        7. Made in America / Washington
        8. It’s Downhill From Here
        9. Mountain Fresh Advertising
        10. Monday, Monday

MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN NOVEMBER, 2011

        1. Birds of Winter
        2. We Need a State Handshake
        3. Art that’s Meant to Crack
        4. Parachuting into Legend
        5. Broken Bridges
        6. Now and then a Rainy Day in Seattle
        7. State This and State That
        8. Party Central
        9. Maryhill Masterpieces
        10. CWU’s Communicative Chimpanzees

MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN OCTOBER, 2011

        1. TV Peeps with the Most Tweeps – Spokane
        2. Maryhill Masterpieces
        3. CWU’s Communicative Chimpanzees
        4. Finding Your Way in the Corn
        5. A Book Shelf from Elliott Bay
        6. Leaving on a Jet Plane
        7. Can’t Anyone Score?
        8. First Lineup from a Gone Away Hoops Team
        9. A WA-List Video Quiz
        10. Your Lists: Favorite Downtowns for Walking

MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN SEPTEMBER, 2011

        1. Favorites from the Frye
        2. Fair Play in September
        3. TV Peeps with the Most Tweeps – Seattle
        4. Apple Pickin’ Times
        5. I’m Listening, Seattle
        6. Making Passes
        7. Looking for Work
        8. Money’s Best Places, WA
        9. Leaving on a Jet Plane
        10. We Rank

MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN AUGUST, 2011

        1. Mountain Fresh Advertising
        2. Fairs Food and Farm Fun
        3. TV Peeps with the Most Tweeps – Seattle
        4. Pioneer History Writ by the Women Who Lived it
        5. They’re On Your Back
        6. The Fab Four Plays Ten
        7. Strassen und Wege
        8. First Atop Volcanoes
        9. “I was selling airplanes”
        10. Daily Hits

MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN JULY, 2011

        1. This May Confuse You,
          But I’m From Washington
        2. Scraping the Northwest Skies
        3. TV Peeps with the Most Tweeps – Seattle
        4. Riding Rockets
        5. Ten Nights with Mick
        6. Final Addresses: Governor Graveyards
        7. LLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL
        8. Small, But Large Enough to Raise Its Own Flag
        9. In Good Company
        10. First Fourth (or Fifth) Out West

MOST VIEWED WA-LISTS IN JUNE, 2011

        1. TV Peeps with the Most Tweeps – Seattle
        2. Who’s That Rapping on Your Tree?
        3. The Woman Behind Father’s Day
        4. Towns That Got Things Backwards
        5. Local Rockers with Heart
        6. Born Beyond the Borders
        7. The Lofty Fifteen
        8. Four Hits, Four Ways
        9. Biggest Cities of the Inland Empire
        10. Fly, Fly Away