Washington Cascade Mountains and Valleys Travel Guide
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Fodor's Pacific Northwest
Day trips—or long-weekend escapes—fan out from Seattle in every direction. The San Juan Islands, the Olympic Peninsula, and the great swaths of mid-state wilderness get the most photo ops, but there are plenty of adventures that don't require traveling on ferries or bumping along Forest Service roads.
Many of the towns listed are easy day trips from Seattle, so staying there is always an option. On the other hand, hotel rates are nearly always lower outside...read more
Tacoma and Olympia both have increasingly hip and sophisticated dining scenes, with everything from laid-back cafés to seasonally driven restaurants with...read more
Things To Do in Washington Cascade Mountains and Valleys
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
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It is time for me to contribute to Fodor's instead of mostly lurking for information and pictures.
I recently did a 1 day photography whirlwind trip around Seattle...
Please see my Trip report @
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We called this our Coffee, Hiking, Wine Trip; aka Just Relax
We're from NJ, but this was our 7th trip to each of these states. Read more