Northwest Moments

We’ve all booked a vacation or jumped in the car for a roadtrip based on a single iconic photo. Here’s our collection of the best Northwest moments captured in photos.

#WednesdayOntheWater | #ColumbiaRiver | #BonnevilleDam Is there anything more thrilling on a boat ride than traveling thru locks? The Columbia & Snake Rivers must be extra thrilling, then, yes? There are 6 federal dams on the Columbia River, and 4 federal dams on the Snake River – not to mention… Read More

Happy St. Patrick’s Day to all – there are lots of festivities going on throughout the Northwest to celebrate. Do you have your green on? Seattle’s celebration is one of the biggest and the best, get all the details in our post here. If you’re looking to have fun in… Read More

While our national parks are spectacular, dogs generally aren’t allowed out onto the trails, and Olympic National Park is no exception. The good news is that the Olympic National Forest which lies adjacent to the park offers the chance to bring your four-legged best friend hiking with you, including the… Read More

The Pacific Northwest hosts multiple flower festivals throughout the region as we recently revealed here in Best Flower Festivals in the Northwest, but the biggest of all is the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival which draws hundreds of thousands to the region each year. Our photo of the week, reminds us… Read More

#WednesdayOnTheWater | #ColumbiaRiver | #SnakeRiver Washington may be the Evergreen State, but there’s a significant portion of the state that is brown. But brown ≠ boring! The rolling brown hills on the east side of the gorge are always stunning, and make a beautiful backdrop with a rising or setting… Read More