You know autumn is here for good when the farm fields of the Skagit Valley turn white -- with snow geese. As I drove through...
Find great places to stay and play in the Seattle area, around Puget Sound, the Cascades and volcanoes, east of the mountains and the Pacific coast.
The one-time boomtown is a peaceful historic district where you can buy oysters fresh from the bay. Then light the grill and savor the flavor...
Fire danger remains, but popular sector of park opens again for September visitors. Some trails remain closed on the park's east side.
Crowds dwindle, permit competition eases, and if the upper mountain freezes climbing gets much easier.
The San Juans are lovely, but have you tried going south instead of north with your sailboat, runabout or kayak? Or just go for the...
Explore Anacortes Community Forest Lands, then discover year-old Bastion Brewing.
A monthly series of tango lessons and dance nights seems to fit the culture of this 1920s-era outpost on the banks of the Columbia.
Trail and road to popular site reopen after months-long construction closure
Enjoy a cozy movie house, and venture out for scenery, salt air, music and cider.
Make a pilgrimage to Bellingham for a lakefront ramble and a potent IPA from a popular new brew pub.
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