Tokyo Skytree in Sumida Tokyo Japan

The Tokyo Skytree is the second tallest human-made structure in the world, extending 2,080 feet to far above the surrounding Tokyo city skyline. Observation decks are available at two levels: the first at 1,148 feet high (350 meters) and then a second observation deck above at 1,476 feet high […]

2017-10-08T10:20:05+00:00 April 20, 2017|

Kayaking to Cama Beach State Park on Camano Island

Saratoga Passage is a pleasant, relatively protected expanse of water separating Whidbey Island from Camano Island by about 3 miles. A nice day paddle is to go from Whidbey over to Cama Beach State Park on Camano. And while crossing you may even see a whale or porpoise! […]

2017-10-06T22:38:45+00:00 April 16, 2017|

Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo

Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo offers a wide range of faux natural setting enclosures for many animals from all over, plus a pleasant woodsy setting that is great for walking, picnics, and enjoying. The zoo is very informative, including interactive up-close greetings with animals, a hands-on interpretative […]

2017-10-05T23:07:50+00:00 April 9, 2017|

Sledding at Mountaineers Mt Baker Lodge

Seattle’s Mountaineers club has a terrific, rustic lodge available for both members and non-members up by the Mt Baker ski area. The Mt Baker Lodge includes a dining hall, big kitchen, hang-out lounge, and dorm/bunk bed style sleeping accommodations. On the weekends, breakfast and dinner are even included, […]

2017-03-15T22:08:46+00:00 March 12, 2017|