Month: August 2016

Get Back to Nature at Mt. Rainer National Park

Sixty miles southeast of the Puget Sound area, the tallest mountain in the Cascade Range, Mt. Rainier, dominates the skyline with its peak at 14,410 feet. This glacier-topped mount is encompassed by the 235,612-acre park which draws almost two-million visitors a year to its scenic beauty and recreational activities. Established in 1899, the park today

Shoot the Slopes at Mission Ridge

Most people travel to Mission Ridge to spend time at the impressive ski resort that can be found there. Mission Ridge ski resort is located on the eastern slope of the North Cascade Mountains in central Washington state. The resort is known for its great winter sun and superb powder. All levels of skiers have

Make Time for Mission Ridge

Mission Ridge ski resort is located east of Seattle, in Washington state. The beautiful Wenatchee National Forest and North Cascade Mountain host this family-friendly and affordable resort. The ski slopes at the resort offer runs for all abilities. Mission Ridge ski resort is renowned for its sunny days 300 days a year and drier/lighter snow

Out and About in Washington State

Olympic National Park is located on the Olympic Peninsula between Puget Sound and the Pacific Ocean. There you can wander through trails in an ancient rain forest, where stands of Sitka spruce and Western hemlock grow hundreds of feet tall. Dwarfed along with the lush ferns and knee-high flowers beneath this canopy of trees you’ll

What to do in Washington State

With its three distinct geographic regions, Washington state offers everything from majestic old-growth rain forests to island ferry rides to snow-capped peaks and lush agricultural plains. Whether you’re sipping an expertly brewed espresso atop Seattle’s Space Needle or sampling the local wines in the shadow of Mt. Adams, the heart of the Pacific Northwest will

Take a Trip to the Wisconsin Dells

People who have time to spare during their trip to Seattle should check out the Wisconsin Dells. The Wisconsin Dells are one of the most popular tourist attractions in the Midwest. Part amusement park, part natural and geological wonder, part city; the Dells and the surrounding area offers some of the best entertainment options anywhere

Jet Away to Seattle

The airport is located south of Seattle, just 12 miles from the city center. Currently, the facilities are undergoing a US$3 billion renovation project, which is affecting access to areas of the main terminal. Presently the airport is served by many domestic carriers, as well as international airlines such as Lufthansa and British Airways. There