Rainier Beats Bigfoot for Washington Quarter Finalist Design

Mount Rainier has beaten Bigfoot as one of three finalists for the official Washington State Quarter.

The three designs, picked by the state’s Quarter Advisory Commission, include a salmon, Mount Rainier and an apple within an outline of the state; a salmon breaching the water with Mount Rainier as a backdrop; and a Northwest Native American orca.

While these are perfectly amusing fark had an amusing asortment of other possibilties

Finalists selected for state quarter design
Seattle Times
January 19, 2006