- a river in SW Washington state, flowing W and S to the Columbia River. 130 miles (209 km) long.
- a county in SW Washington. 1166 sq. mi. (3021 sq. km).
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We soon arrived at the Cowlitz landing, the end of the canoe journey.Ox-Team Days on the Oregon Trail
We lost sight of the Cowlitz just as the sun sunk in the western wave.Mark Seaworth
William H.G. Kingston
On the southeastern slope, just south of the lower part of Cowlitz Glacier.
On the southeastern slope of the mountain, in the lower part of Cowlitz Park.
Next he visited Cowlitz Prairie, where there were four families.Lyman's History of old Walla Walla County, Vol. 1 (of 2)
William Denison Lyman