Best sights and hikes in Deception Pass State Park

Expat Escapades June 2016 -

Home to rugged coastal headlands and dense forest, peaceful coves and picture-perfect panoramas of the Olympic Mountains, Deception Pass State Park offers gorgeous surrounds for hiking and sight-seeing. Its immense reputation is matched by its proportions. By numbers, Deception Pass State Park has 4,134 acres of ancient forest, 15 miles of saltwater shoreline, four freshwater […]

Hiking the Oyster Dome

Hiking the Oyster Dome, one of Washington's most scenic hikes -

They say that the journey is better than the destination. They lied. Reaching the peak of the Oyster Dome and peering out across vast blue Samish Bay, I can say with absolute confidence that exact moment was infinitely more thrilling than the preceding journey I’d experienced – 90 minutes of uphill torture hiking. Welcome to […]