Wanapum Dam Visitor’s Center – Is It Worth A Visit?

If there is anything that Washington is known for it’s being green. Both in the landscape and in our approach to the environment. One of the most obvious ways that our care for the environment is shown is in the boom of alternative energy sources that the state is exploring. One of the ones that …

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5 Awesome Historic Towns To Visit In Washington State

After spending time in the eastern United States I’m always a bit surprised when I come back to the PNW and find out how recent “history” is here. The oldest towns in the PNW aren’t much older than the house I lived in while in Virginia. However, that’s now to say that the PNW doesn’t …

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7 Haunted Places In Washington (That You Should Visit)

If you’re visiting Seattle and are into ghostly sightings I’ll just go ahead and save you some money. Seattle’s ghost tours are very tame. Unless it includes a pub crawl you’ll be hard-pressed to have any fun at all, let alone get spooked. In fact, Seattle’s underground tour was slightly more spooky than the ghost …

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The 5 Best Adventure Trips In The PNW For Families

If you’re looking for adventure then the PNW is where you want to be. Nearly every type of outdoor adrenaline-pumping activity is right at your fingertips. And then you have kids. If you have some little gremlins running around it drastically changes the meaning of “adventure trip.” Sure, I will introduce my kids to all …

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Does It Actually Rain A Lot In Seattle? (Or Is It Just Gray)

If there’s one thing everyone knows, it’s that it rains constantly in Seattle. That and the fact that Seattle-ites love their coffee. However, just because “everybody knows something” doesn’t make it anywhere near true. Despite many people considering Seattle to be one of the wettest cities on the west coast, its level of raininess is …

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