Please stop eating franks and beans in a raggedy old tent. There's a better way to camp.
Carve out an afternoon for this gentle hike on the island's southern tip.
We broke down the region’s most popular destinations into a quick-reference guide—where to go, where to stay, and when to pack your bags.
The water isn’t quite freezing, which means it’s boating season.
Park once and play all weekend at four classic Northwest destinations: Lake Quinault Lodge, Columbia Gorge Hotel, Lakedale Resort, and Alpine Inn at Crystal Mountain.
The gray lady looks lovingly at restaurants on Lummi, Orcas.
Resident experts on nearby isles—San Juan, Whidbey, Vancouver, Anderson, and Galiano—dish on the restaurants, shops, and destinations to check out during your next Northwest island getaway.
James Ross Gardner
See the secret side of the San Juans by sailboat.
Lia Steakley Dicker
Great outdoor summer adventures in the water, on the ground, and high in the sky.
With a little know-how (and many checklists), Denny and Holly Onslow found paradise.