5 Destinations For Your Washington Summer Bucket List That Will Only Cost Gas and Food
Summer is here. Some of us can't afford to take a super long vacation. So if you are playing a 'Staycation' then no problem because, with in 15 to even a few hours, Washington state has some of the best places in the country to visit and will cost hardly anything.Some of the places on this list might be a donation for their cause but that's is about it. All you have to do is gas up your rig, pack a few groceries and go!
The state park at Olympic Peninsula is amazing. We went last year and planning on going again.
Scout for moose, elk, caribou, mountain goats, bison and more from trams in the free-roaming area. Stroll forested pathways to see grizzly bears, wolves, lynx, cougars, eagles and more in beautiful natural exhibits. Get up close to a porcupine, skunk, beaver, owl and other animals at daily Trailside Encounters with a keeper. Take a ride on the zip line adventure course through the forested canopy
Learn about glaciers. Discover life in a rainforest. Hike the Wonderland Trail. Explore subalpine ecology. Watch clouds shroud the mountain and disappear. Visit a rustic historic building. Dream about climbing to the summit. Study geology. Experience a mountain meadow. Listen to a glacier crack. BE INSPIRED!
This is fun and entertaining and by donation only.
10917 Elliott Rd Snohomish WA
This will cost a small amount of money, but it is worth it. The kids will love this place and it is at4091 Factoria Blvd SE, Bellevue, WA