Dawn

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Dawn

A NW native, I've lived in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. Lover of the natural beauty of the Pacific Northwest, love to travel & explore new places, and love to share the many cool things in the NW with readers.

Total Submissions : 43

Waterbrook Winery

(509) 522-1262

10518 West Highway 12, Walla Walla, WA

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Walla Walla’s premier winery and tasting room destination pairing quality wines with a full service restaurant. Founded in 1984 as Walla Walla’s fourth founded winery, Waterbrook is known for fruit-forward, food-friendly wines–primarily Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and Chardonnay.Read More

Penner Ash Wine Cellars

503-554-5545

15771 NE Ribbon Ridge Rd, Newberg OR 97132

Open daily 11:00-5:00

A lovely boutique winery in the northern Willamette Valley enjoying 360 degree views.  The tasting room is a stunning northwestern style room with soaring wood beamed ceilings and large open windows and patio to enjoy the view. Picnics ok on the grounds but not patio or tasting room.Read More

Cardwell Hill Cellars

541-929-9463

24241 Cardwell Hill Dr, Philomath, OR

Open Daily 11-5:00

Set among the hills of the southern Willamette Valley west of Eugene, this boutique winery focuses on pinot noir and pinot gris wines. Their winery is a lovely traditional building set among the acres of vines at the foot of Cardwell Hill.Read More

Portland Japanese Garden

(503) 223-1321

611 SW Kingston, Portland, OR 97205

Considered the most authentic Japanese Garden outside of Japan, the Portland Japanese Garden is a haven of tranquil beauty in all four seasons . Located in the west hills overlooking downtown Portland.  A spectacular garden in serene 5.5-acre space with waterfall, teahouse & a view of Mt. Hood.Read More

Seattle Chinese Garden

206-934-5219

5931 16th Ave SW, Seattle WA 98106

Open daily, dawn to dusk.

The Seattle Chinese Garden provides a place for community celebrations and personal tranquility through a beautiful and ancient Chinese experience.Read More