Executive Director Les Bolton to Depart GHHSA June 30

Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority Executive Director Les Bolton will leave the organization on June 30, 2015. After 24 years of growth, the GHHSA Board of Directors felt it was time to make changes to the organization’s leadership model. The board and Capt. Bolton have agreed that the best path forward is to proceed with a mutually amicable separation. Questions … read more »

Lady Washington Returns to Seaport Landing in Aberdeen

Aberdeen Westport Listen to our radio ad on 96.9 KAYO-FM Classic Country. Lady Washington, Grays Harbor’s tall ship and the official ship of Washington State, has returned to Seaport Landing in Aberdeen. Lady Washington has scheduled several public events and opportunities for families, fantasy pirates, and young people. Highlights of her activities include: Longboat Battle Sail — On Sunday, June … read more »

Help Keep Hawaiian Chieftain Afloat for Years to Come!

Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority is working on a major upgrade to Hawaiian Chieftain that will allow her to take thousands of school children on educational field trips, and will allow her to keep training the future of our maritime-based work force. Donate now via Paypal or credit card. You can also watch the fundraising video produced by the Hawaiian … read more »

Update: Columbia River Voyage July and August, 2015

UPDATE: Tickets available now for public excursions. || The brig Lady Washington and the topsail ketch Hawaiian Chieftain begin a seven-week voyage on the Columbia River when they depart Seaport Landing in Aberdeen on July 5 for their first stop in Ilwaco. The ships will visit 11 river ports, with public tours and excursions scheduled in Ilwaco, Kalama, Stevenson, Hood … read more »