January 2020

Northern Lights: A Northwest Viewer’s Guide

From Alaska to Oregon, these stellar spots will show you the wonders of the night sky

This article appears in print in the January 2020 issue. Click here to subscribe. Man-made marvels are all well and good, but there’s something eternally, breathtakingly special about gazing up at a wide-open field of stars—and seeing the night sky streak with the shifting colors of the aurora borealis adds a mystical layer to an already magical experience….

Gemma Wilson

Ski Resorts Every Seattleite Should Know

Seattleites have long relied on our nearby snow to make any old winter day an easy ski day, but these resorts are worth the trip for skiers and nonskiers alike

This article appears in print in the January 2020 issue. Click here to subscribe. Mount Bachelor, OregonSituated just minutes from Bend, Oregon, Mount Bachelor is Oregon’s largest ski resort, and “The Mountain,” as locals call it, has plenty to offer regardless of the season. A dozen lifts and 101 runs (with a maximum run length of 4 miles)…

Chelsea Lin

Northwest Mountain Destinations to Elevate Your Travels

Whether you’re looking for ski town luxury or a quiet place to see the Northern Lights, these mountain locales have something for everyone

This article appears in print in the January 2020 issue. Click here to subscribe. Northern Lights: A Northwest Viewer’s Guide Ski Resorts Every Seattleite Should Know The Breaktaking Scenery (and Exceptional Wine) of British Columbia A Family-Friendly Travel Gem in British Columbia Where to Stay Near the Northwest’s National Parks 14 Best Hiking Trails Within 100 Miles of…

Seattle magazine staff

Get out on the Water with These Northwest Getaways

From inland lakes to the Pacific coast, we take a look at some of the best places to relax by the water in the Northwest

This article appears in print in the January 2020 issue. Click here to subscribe. Hit the beach, catch some waves and more at these local escapes. 5 Nearby Travel Destinations for Exceptional Dining and Water ViewsRoad Trip: Whale Watching and Surfing in WestportHead to Chelan for Lakeside Adventure in Winter or SummerAn Oregon Beach Getaway for the Whole…

Seattle magazine staff

5 Nearby Travel Destinations for Exceptional Dining and Water Views

Gorgeous accommodations and a spa oasis are nice, but when it comes to a full-service getaway, it’s all about the on-site dining

The Willows Inn’s tasting menu is pure art

Chelsea Lin

Head to Chelan for Lakeside Adventure in Winter or Summer

This perennially popular spot is a destination for warm and cold seasons

Make a splash at family-friendly Campbell’s Resort

Lena Beck & Gemma Wilson