Best Things to Do Mount Baker Snoqualmie National Forest

photo of the Mount Baker Snoqualmie National Forest

As one of the most visited forests in the country, Mount Baker Snoqualmie National Forest extends over 140 miles along the western slopes of the Cascade Mountains from the Canadian border to Mount Rainier National Park. This untouched wilderness area is known for its beautiful glacial peaks, colorful mountain meadows, and incredible old-growth forests. There’s […]

Visit Whatcom Falls in Bellingham This Summer

Photo of the stunning Whatcom Falls Park in Bellingham

In the Northwest, we’re known for our love of the great outdoors, and one of the most beautiful spots in Bellingham is Whatcom Falls Park. This 241-acre natural forest preserve offers visitors a quintessential Washington landscape: moss-covered rocks on a rushing stream with waterfalls and cascades, all surrounded by lush forests with a diverse makeup […]

Explore the Beauty of Larrabee State Park

Larrabee State Park

Larrabee State Park will forever hold the title of Washington’s first-ever designated state park with the donation of the land from the late Frances P. Larrabee in 1915. Her husband, Charles X. Larrabee, had been instrumental in creating Chuckanut Drive as a scenic destination. The original parcel was 20 acres, but the family later donated […]

Day Trip Itinerary: Lummi Island

Lummi Island

If you’re heading up to the Pacific Northwest for an extended vacation, there are so many interesting places to add to your itinerary, and Lummi Island is a hidden gem not to miss. As one of the least populated islands in the Northwest with less than 1,000 year-round residents, Lummi Island can only be reached […]

Head to Lake Whatcom Park this Summer

Lake Whatcom

Perched atop the southeast side of the hills in Bellingham, Lake Whatcom Park provides scenic drives, excellent cycling and hiking opportunities, and a swimming hole for cooling off on those hot summer days. The lake offers a beautiful respite from the city, with hikes featuring waterfalls, lush forests, and breathtaking vistas. Be sure to watch […]

Hike to these Waterfalls in Washington near our B&B

Waterfalls in Washington

One of the most romantic outings in the Northwest is hiking out to the most beautiful waterfalls in Washington. Luckily, there are so many breathtaking sights in the northern part of the state—rushing waters, mossy rocks, and lush forests. You’ll love the thrill of the hunt for these hidden gems. The trek is worth all […]

Our Favorite Fall Hikes Near Bellingham

Hikes Near Bellingham

One of the best ways to explore the gorgeous northwest wilderness is on these hikes near Bellingham. There’s a magical feeling in the woods in this area: tall old growth trees, mountain ridges for stunning views, and beautiful open glens for picnics. Hiking in Washington State is one of the most popular pastimes and many […]