The Skagit Valley is a birdwatcher’s dream in winter, when thousands of snow geese, swans and eagles stop here.
Farmers markets start opening up in May, and many run through mid-October, with the fresh produce reflecting the seasons.
With growing conditions similar to France’s Loire Valley and the Northern Rhine Valley of Germany, Skagit County is home to a growing number of wineries.
Burlington is a mix of old and new, with its historic shopping district and more modern shopping mall and outlet shops that draw shoppers from Seattle and Vancouver, BC.
Mount Vernon is not only Skagit County’s largest town, it is a gateway to many of the experiences that make the Northwest such a special place.
Historic downtown Anacortes offers a selection of good restaurants and an interesting mix of galleries and shops.
Almost any time of the year, you can join in on the fun of a community festival or event.
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