Road Trips

January 27, 2015 11:53 PM
Time your getaway to coincide with the 15th annual Quilt Run and two outdoorsy festivals
October 1, 2014 6:47 PM
I recently enjoyed a luxurious weekend getaway to the trendy Yaletown neighborhood of Vancouver, B.C., courtesy of the Yaletown Business...
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September 15, 2014 6:09 PM
WHERE: The lederhosen capital of the Pacific Northwest: Leavenworth, Washington. WHY: For the 16th annual Leavenworth Oktoberfest (10/3–10/...
September 15, 2014 5:03 PM
Where: Leavenworth, Washington. Why: The Washington State Autumn Leaf Festival (9/26-9/28, autumnleaffestival.com). What: Since it began in...
August 20, 2014 7:09 PM
Where: Skwachàys Lodge in Vancouver, B.C. Why: This new boutique hotel (rooms start at $225, 31 W Pender St.; 604.687.3589; skwachays.com)...
July 24, 2014 5:54 PM
Where: Jetty Island, just off the Everett waterfront. Why: This kid and kiteboarder paradise promises real sand, warm shallows and all...
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June 19, 2014 10:36 PM
Where: The Hood River Valley, in Oregon. Why: The Hood River County “Fruit Loop” Cherry Celebration (7/19–7/20; hoodriverfruitloop.com)....
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June 2, 2014 11:28 PM
1. Power through Eastern Washington by Pipo Bui & Sebastian Simsch 2. Explore Oregon’s Outback by Jenny Cunningham 3. Lodge-hop on the...
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June 2, 2014 10:53 PM
Whether it’s the bird-watcher in me or the delusion of leaving little to chance, I have always gravitated toward detailed itineraries when...
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June 2, 2014 10:25 PM
A well-concealed (OK, probably entirely unknown) perk of being married to a historic preservationist is that the opportunity to travel off...
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June 2, 2014 10:14 PM
Day 1: Peninsula BoundFrom time to time, even the most true-blue Seattleite will weary of the ceaseless lowering clouds and head for sunny...
June 2, 2014 9:55 PM
I’ve been on board a Palomino named Daisy for so long, I’m afraid to get down, because I won’t be able to get back up again. I haven’t peed...
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June 2, 2014 9:32 PM
We’d lived for several years in Seattle, but barely been outside the city—and never east—and we’d heard things were “different” over yonder...
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May 21, 2014 5:40 PM
WHERE: The John Wayne Pioneer Trail. WHY: To bike the more than 100-mile section of the trail running from the trailheads at Cedar Falls (...
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April 24, 2014 9:34 PM
WHERE: The historic port city of Astoria, Oregon, the oldest American settlement west of the Rockies. WHY: For the kickoff of the seasonal...
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April 24, 2014 7:58 PM
Rachel Hart’s shorthand-style, iPhone travelogue highlights from her summer 2013 road trip with her family. (Expect exteme brevity, perhaps...