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6 Ways to Make the Most of Fall

Harvest season activities, autumn color hikes, fall crafts and more

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Published on: September 11, 2023

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Make the most of fall

Autumn in the Pacific Northwest is a truly magical season. Apple and squash harvests are in full swing. And — despite Washington’s street cred as the Evergreen State — fall hues ranging from rich red to golden yellow decorate our favorite local trails.

All of these things and more make it a perfect time to take some holiday-card-worthy photos as a family and cultivate a healthy mindset for the darker months ahead. 

But crisp, sunny, beautiful autumn doesn’t last long, so it’s best to make the most of it. We’ve rounded up our favorite ways to celebrate the season, from harvest activities to breathtaking color hikes.

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