Double Bluff – Dog-friendly beach hiking on Whidbey Island

Quick Facts Location: Whidbey Island Land Agency: Island County Parks, Washington State Parks, and the Washington DNR Roundtrip: 4.0 miles Elevation Gain: None Access: Take State Ferry from Mulkiteo to Clinton on Whidbey Island. Continue north on SR 525 for 8.5 miles turning left onto Double Bluff Road. Proceed for 2.0 miles to road end […]

Southwest County Park─Emerald Swath above Edmonds

Quick Facts Location: Edmonds Land Agency: Snohomish County Parks and Recreation Roundtrip: 2.0 miles Elevation Gain: 100 feet Access: From Everett follow I-5 south to exit 181. Now follow SR 524 (196th St SW) west passing SR 99 and in about another mile turn right onto 76th Ave W. Proceed for about .5 mile to […]