Point Wilson lighthouse in Fort Worden State Park, Port Townsend
Explore a new or different corner of our region with a day trip. Mask up, make a plan for a takeout lunch picnic and have a blast.
- Slow down and get a taste of island life — after just a 20-minute ferry ride — on beautiful Vashon Island. Stash your phones and build a driftwood fort.
- Charming Port Townsend appeals to all ages. In our insider's guide, we list out the top attractions for kids and families in this Victorian seaport.
- Bellingham is an outdoorsy college town that's chock-full of terrific parks. Explore Lake Padden, Whatcom Falls Park, Larabee State Park and many more.
- Set sail for Bainbridge for a COVID-safe island outing that features parks, playgrounds and amazing ice cream.