What to See at the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival (2022 Update!)

bright pink tulips at the Skagit Valley Tulip Fesitval

Did you know that Washington State has the largest number of tulip fields in North America? The tulips in Washington rival those of Holland’s famous fields. Skagit Valley has hundreds of acres filled with dozens of unique tulip varieties. Every year, over one million visitors from across the world travel to see the tulips in … Read more

What to See at Fort Worden State Park

Fort Worden State Park

Fort Worden Historical State Park is located near the picturesque city of Port Townsend. (On the northeastern portion of the Olympic Peninsula in Washington State.) The park has lots of shoreline, a historic lighthouse, and an abandoned military fort. There are tons of things to do at the park, such as exploring military bunkers, going … Read more

How to Hike to Frozen Franklin Falls in the Winter (Step-By-Step Photo Guide)

Franklin Falls is one of  the Seattle area’s most popular hikes, especially when the falls are partially frozen over! When we went in February, it felt like we were transported to a true winter wonderland. We played in giant snow drifts, counted hundreds of icicles clustered around the falls, and made lifelong memories. It was … Read more