Best Bodies Of Water To Visit Near SeattleSeattle is surrounded by water, with many more lakes, creeks, and rivers within the city's boundaries. Most are accessible through-out the year via parks and public land. Water activities are popular with residents and visitors, including swimming, boating, and fishing.
Best Places To Go Fishing Near SeattleThinking of going fishing around Seattle? Check out some of these great fishing spots that are just a few minutes from the city's downtown area.
Best Family-Friendly Bike Trails In SeattleWhether you're a seasoned cyclist or you've just taken off your training wheels, trails abound in the emerald city. From the Burke-Gilman Trail to the Arboretum and from Magnuson to Myrtle Edwards, there's a family-friendly trail for every cyclist.
Guide to New Year's Day 2013 Polar SwimsPlunge yourself into 2013 by participating (or observing!) one of these "cool" New Year's Day events around the Sound! Bring some warm clothes and get ready for icy fun!
Guide to Seattle's Holiday Boat CruisesPart of Christmas in the Northwest is the beauty of lighted ships and boats on the local lakes and in Puget Sound. Join in the fun and merriment of the holidays and take a ride on one of these evening cruises!
Best Places to Rent Kayaks in Seattle The lovely lakes, bays and waterways around the Sound are perfect for an on-the-water kayak adventure. It doesn't matter if you've never paddled or have paddled many times, these outfitters will get you kayaking for an hour, a day or a whole week!
Best Places to See the Blue Angels in Seattle It's Seafair weekend 2012, the weather is predicted to be warm and the Blue Angels are in town to celebrate with Seattle. Here are some spots where you can go to get a good glimpse of these world-famous US Navy jets.
Best of This Weekend in Puget Sound August 3 - 5Seafair's planes, hydroplanes and ships, festivals of culture, art shows, fairs and renaissance theatre! Here's what makes being in Seattle the first weekend in August so great!
Best Evening Cruises in Seattle When the sun sets on the waters around Seattle, there's nothing quite as fun as heading out on an evening cruise. Here are some dinner cruises that will take your breath away with views and let you see Seattle from a very different vantage point!
Best Sailing Lessons in SeattleThe Seattle area is surrounded by water, and it's a perfect place to learn how to sail. If you are up for the challenge, there are lots of great places where you can learn. Here are some of our favorites.
Best June Bike Rides in Puget SoundWhether you want to be bare and brave with the Fremont Solstice cyclists, take a tour of the beautiful Northwest on a bike, or get the kids out with their training wheels for Bicycle Sunday, there are some great bicycle events in Puget Sound during June!
Join Nordstrom and Eco Swim to Clean Up Lake WashingtonOn Saturday, May 19, you are invited to help clean up the shores of Lake Washington in Colman Park with Nordstrom and ECO SWIM BY AQUA GREEN, a planet-friendly swimwear company. They'll provide you with breakfast and all your gear. They need you to help make our planet a little cleaner.
Best Mother's Day Weekend Activities in Puget SoundGet out with Mom on Mother's Day weekend and do something fun together. Ride a train, head to the zoo, take a cruise around Lake Washington or do a charity walk!
Best of Easter Brunch Cruises in Puget SoundHave family in town for Easter? Rather than the traditional gathering, why not enjoy brunch on a cruise of Lake Washington and Lake Union, with spectacular views and kids' activities!
Best of Seattle Seafair July 30 - August 7Seafair kicks off over Memorial Day weekend with the Seattle Rock and Roll Marathon and Half, and there are festivals and celebrations all summer long. But the culmination of Seafair is the Torchlight Parade, Fleet Week of Boats, Hydroplane Races and Air Show.