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Catalog Number 2014.054.009
Object Name Article
Scope & Content On September 16, 1987, the Gerry Wallrath Trail and Whistle Lake was officially dedicated. From left to right the participating officials were:
Erica Pickett - member of the Forest Lands Board
Jim Rice - Mayor
Ruthie Johns - Forest Lands Manager
Leigh Slotemaker - assistant to Johns
Hamilton Sandvig - Forest Board
Rick Latham - trustee of the Gerry Wallrath fund

Wallrath died in June 1986 and left $107,000 for the protection and development of the city's trail system.
Title Dedication of Whistle Lake Trail
Caption Whistle Lake trail dedication
Date 1987/09/23
People WALLRATH, Gerald McLeod
JOHNS, Ruthie
PICKETT, Erica
RICE, James "Jim"
SLOTEMAKER, Leigh
SANDVIG, Hamilton
LATHAM, Rick
Search Terms dedication
Gerry Wallrath Trail
Whistle Lake
trail
Anacortes Community Forest Lands
Subjects Communication - Newspaper
Place - Anacortes, WA