Best Backpacking Trails In The Continental USA brief profile of five of the best backtracking trails in the continental United States
Best Scenic Drives Near SeattleWandering the greater Puget Sound area brings travelers a variety of experiences to explore. The mountains offer stunning fall foliage, and Puget Sound give opportunities to view wildlife. Each destination refreshes the traveler.
Hiking America's Most Treacherous MountainsA look at five of the most treacherous hikes in America.
Best Places To View Wildlife Near SeattleWashington is a biodiverse state with nine distinct ecoregions, thousands of animal species, and an abundance of sites to view wildlife. From Mount Saint Helens to Mount Rainier and from Lime Kiln Point to Deception Pass, these are the best places to view wildlife near Seattle.
Top Mountain Climbing Destinations In The U.S.Among the country's five best mountain climbing destinations are the highest point in North America and one of the world's most famous natural landmarks.
Explore Washington: Free Day at WA State ParksYou can spend MLK Jr Day enjoying nature at one of Washington's beautiful national parks. Enter one of five national parks for FREE on January 21, one of Washington State National Parks' fee free days!
Best Road Trips in WA November 9 - 12Just a short trip from Seattle, you can see other parts of our beautiful state. Take part in a festival, Veteran's Day parade or other fun activity for your family. Just hop in the car and go!
Guide to Military Discounts on Veterans Day Around the SoundOur military and their families can enjoy special discounts on zoos, museums, car washes and more over Veteran's Day weekend, November 10 - 12. Be sure to thank our military members past and present for their service!
Best WA Wildflower HikesLittle crocuses are beginning to bloom, giving away the first signs of spring. During spring and summer, Washington's wildflowers are a beautiful sight for photographers, campers and hikers.
Guided Snowshoe Adventures in WA If you're a nature lover and a hiker, how about trying a snowshoe adventure? Park rangers can take you on hikes of Mt. Rainier, or head into the Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest. Crystal Mountain and Leavenworth have great snowshoeing options, too!
Guide to WA Weekend Getaways, November 11 - 13If you've got a three-day weekend... there's no reason to stay in town! Get out and explore one of these fun (and many FREE) WA events!