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.

Ruby Beach, Washington

Photo of the week: Ruby Beach, Washington Located on the western edge of the Olympic National Park where rainforest meets ocean. Truly a magical place at sunset!

Camassia at Finley Wildlife Refuge

Camassia at Finley Wildlife Refuge

In mid to late April, walk the paths at the Finley Wildlife Refuge and you may see swaths of camassia wild flowers in bloom. They don’t have much fragrance, but were once a source of food for native populations. They are beautiful to photograph, but stay on the paths and… Read More

Skagit Valley Daffodils and Geese

Snow geese and daffodils greet you in early spring while driving the back roads around Skagit Valley in northern Washington state. Migrating snow geese are an amazing sight when alongside the blooming fields! Photo by Mark Ahlness on Flickr

Places You’ll Want to Visit

Here are a few local business listings we’ve recently added to our growing list of places you’ll want to visit! Cória Estates Winery     Dandelion Teahouse and Apothecary     Creo Chocolates     Steeplejack Brewery   Purple Cafe and Wine Bar  

Lumos Winery, Philomath OR

Our photo of the week – a glorious view of the coast range foothills near Philomath, Oregon taken at Lumos Winery.

Columbia River Gorge

  The view that never disappoints. Cate Hotchkiss is a local photographer who captures the stunning beauty of the Columbia River Gorge. The ever-changing cloud formations, spectacular sunrises, and stark seasonal changes, make this a photographer’s dream location. With a river that runs east-west, if you miss the morning sunrise,… Read More