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9 Fun Things to Do in Winter in Lake Tahoe in 2022

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While California is known for its sunny weather and countless beaches, winter is also a great time to visit there. The Lake Tahoe area gets record levels of snow and has plenty of activities to do during this time of year, so you’ll want to plan a Lake Tahoe winter vacation if you’re looking for […]

21 Amazing Washington Winter Hikes to Explore All Season

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Washington State has some of the best hikes in the country, so it’s easy to see why so many people who live here consider hiking one of their favorite pastimes. While summer hikes are beautiful, there are also plenty of Washington winter hikes you can do throughout Seattle in the winter. I’ve been hiking around […]

13 Festive Reasons to Visit Leavenworth in the Winter

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Holiday lights everywhere in a snow-covered Bavarian village seems like something you can only enjoy when you visit Germany, but one of Seattle’s best-known secrets is we have our own Bavarian village in the mountains. Only two hours east of Seattle, visiting Leavenworth in winter is one of the best ways to spend a weekend. […]

19 Fun Things to Do in Seattle in Winter in 2022

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While it may be a tad rainier and colder, winter in Seattle is a fun time to explore the city. There are many fun things to do in Seattle in winter both indoors and outdoors, so you’ll find plenty to do during this season. As a long-time local, I’ve experienced dozens of winters and keep […]

How to Visit the 3 National Parks in Washington State

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One of the best parts about visiting Washington is that we have not one, but multiple national parks to visit. If you’re wondering how many national parks are in Washington state, the answer is three! They’re all unique in their own way, so you get to explore a variety of landscapes if you have the […]