Category Archives: National Parks

The Best Way to Spend One Day in Olympic National Park

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Seattle gets all the glory when people plan their vacation, but one of the most stunning places in Washington is Olympic National Park. You’ll find hikes, hot springs, and even a rainforest. When you want to take a long Seattle day trip, spending one day in Olympic National Park is a perfect choice. I’ve traveled […]

One Day in Yellowstone National Park: Best Things to Do & See

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Yellowstone National Park is probably the most iconic park in the country. With wildlife roaming everywhere and magnificent geysers, this is a park you’ll need to go to at least once in your life. Whether you have a week to spend in the area or only one day in Yellowstone, you can still see plenty. […]

2 Days in Death Valley: The Ultimate Death Valley Itinerary

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Out of all the national parks in the country, Death Valley is one of the most intriguing to people. They see the beautiful sand dunes but also think, “Isn’t this one of the hottest places in the world?” While that is true, it’s also one of the most underrated national parks, in my opinion, which […]

The Ultimate Pacific Northwest Road Trip Itinerary (2022)

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One of the best parts of living in the Pacific Northwest is jumping in the car and driving to explore a new area anytime you want. Going on a Pacific Northwest road trip is one of the most scenic trips you’ll ever do, so you’ll want to put it on your bucket list! I have […]

How to Plan the Perfect Day Trip to Mount Rainier

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Known as “The Mountain” to many locals, Mount Rainier has become the unofficial state logo. Towering over the state at 14,411 feet, this stunning mountain is one of my favorite sites to see on a sunny day in Seattle. Even though you can see it from most places in Seattle, it’s about 90 miles southeast […]