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How To Visit Mount Rainier in Winter: Everything to Know

mt rainier in the winter

Summer is by far the most popular time to visit Mount Rainier thanks to the beautiful weather and stunning wildflowers everywhere. In fact, August is so busy that I usually recommend that people only visit very early in the morning or on weekdays only. If you don’t want to deal with crowds, consider visiting Mount […]

21 Fun Rainy Day Activities in Seattle You’ll Want to Do

rainy day activities in seattle downtown

Every time I talk to someone about living in Seattle, they always ask the same question – “doesn’t it rain all the time there?” Sure, it rains more than it might in other parts of the country, but it’s not all the time. There are plenty of fun rainy day activities in Seattle to distract […]

14 Festive Reasons to Visit Leavenworth in the Winter

leavenworth in the winter

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. […]