Weekend Getaways

January 28, 2013 8:00 AM
Who knew that esteemed local choreographer Donald Byrd—famed for his serious, often political pieces—is a big fan of Seattle’s Ride the...
January 25, 2013 6:20 PM
THINGS TO DO: The Lake Chelan Winterfest (1/11/2013–1/13 at Manson Bay Marina, 195 Wapato Way, Manson, WA, and 1/18–1/20 in downtown Chelan...
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January 24, 2013 8:00 PM
BrowsePeruse one-of-a-kind consignment furnishings at Re-Feather Your Nest (623 Morris St.; 360.399.1057; re-featheryournest.com). Antique...
November 14, 2012 12:03 AM
WHY: For the sixth annual Craft Bazaar (11/30–12/2. Times vary. Mighty Tieton Warehouse, 608 Wisconsin Ave.; 509.847.3034; mightytieton.com...
October 29, 2012 9:43 PM
Sauerkraut, sweet onions, a massive chicken fried steak and loads of wonderful wine. Those were just a few of the highlights from a weekend...
October 17, 2012 8:43 PM
WHERE: The Olympic Peninsula. WHY: For the Harvest Winery Tour (11/10–11/11. $30. Multiple locations; 800.785.5495;...
September 28, 2012 12:38 AM
Perched high on a snow-swept ridge...on the shores of a crystalline lake...tucked into a mountain meadow: The Northwest is home to a...
September 28, 2012 12:23 AM
ROLLING HUTSMethow ValleySleek, modern design meets sweet valley views in this unconventional “herd” of tiny cabins, rolled permanently...
September 28, 2012 12:19 AM
TIMBER LODGE Orcas Island (Shown above.) Soak in the sweeping view in peace from the deck of this home; after all, you haven’t just rented...
September 28, 2012 12:16 AM
Waterfall StunnerTHE SALISH LODGE AND SPAPerched above the pounding drama of the 268-foot Snoqualmie Falls, just 30 minutes from Seattle,...
September 28, 2012 12:13 AM
Rain Forest BeautyLAKE QUINAULT LODGE(Shown above.) Built in 1926 in a wilderness rustic style reminiscent of classic lodges in the...
September 19, 2012 10:55 PM
WHERE: Lake Quinault Lodge in Olympic National Park. WHY: For the 11th annual Quinault Rain Forest Mushroom Festival (10/19–10/21. $25–$30...
August 28, 2012 11:02 PM
Created from renovated farm and mining buildings in downtown Issaquah, Gilman Village (317 NW Gilman Blvd., just east off I-90’s exit 17)...
August 10, 2012 10:30 PM
WHY: For the second annual High Country Log Show (9/1-9/2, noon. Free. Runje Field, Roslyn Pioneer Park; 509.674.8161; cleelumroslyn.org)....
July 20, 2012 1:00 AM
Oregon and the Willamette Valley AVA have established their oeuvre with Pinot Noir, but their repertoire is growing. A newfound love affair...