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Snow Lake

SNOW LAKE Although there are pretty much endless hiking opportunities in and around the Olympic Peninsula area, sometimes it’s good to head east for a different perspective and visual stimulation.  The hike to Snow Lake is located in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness near North Bend.  A $5 Northwest Forest Pass is required for this visit.  […]

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Mountain Adventures

Mountain Adventures One thing we certainly have no shortage of here in Western Washington: Mountains. Our crowning jewel, Mount Rainier, her quiet sisters Mount Baker & Mount Adams, the sister with an eruptive attitude Mount St. Helens and of course scores of smaller peaks in the Olympic Mountains and the Cascade Mountains. Mount Baker– Furthest […]

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Winter Activities

Love skiing, snowboarding, tubing or just love to enjoy a hot mulled cider from the ski resort lounge? There are a few different options that include fun for all types of winter wonderland lovers.

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Olympic Peninsula Nature Edition part 2

Olympic Peninsula Nature Edition part 2 As promised from our last blog post, we’re continuing our Olympic Peninsula Nature Edition today.  This area is just so chock full of natural beauty goodness, we had to break it into two posts!  So, without further ado…. Dungeness Spit– Located less than 2 hours from Union, the Dungeness […]

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Hiking in Western Washington

Hiking in Western Washington There are an unbelievable amount of opportunities for hiking in Western Washington.  If you enjoy the great outdoors, unique and lush flora, fauna and even some unusual insects, we have an abundance of beautiful settings to explore. There are hikes for the novice, hikes for the enthusiast and hikes for the […]

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Pacific Ocean Destinations

Pacific Ocean Destinations   While our area of Mason County is filled with water access to Puget Sound, Hood Canal and Mason Lake to name a few, sometimes you get a yearning for the proper ocean.  Endless waters with no land on the horizon.  Crashing waves and tumultuous seas.  And maybe  you’re interested in surfing, […]

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