Leque Island–Where it snows geese in the winter!

Location: Stanwood Land Agency: Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) Roundtrip: 1.0 mile Elevation gain: None Difficulty: Easy Contact: Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Notes: Discover Pass or WDFW Vehicle Use Permit required; Active hunting area from October to late January Access: From Exit 212 on I-5, travel west 5.0 miles to Stanwood. […]

Scriber Lake–Wetland Wonder in the heart of Lynnwood

Quick Facts: Location: Lynnwood Land Agency: City of Lynnwood Parks and Recreation Roundtrip: 1.2 miles Elevation gain: none Difficulty: Easy Contact: Lynnwood Parks and Recreation Department; (425-771-4030) Notes: Dogs must be leashed Access: From Seattle take I-5 to exit 181. Turn left onto 44th Ave NW. At third light turn left onto SR 524 (196th […]

Greenbank Farm–Plow through an array of family and dog friendly trails

Quick Facts: Location: Whidbey Island Land Agency: Greenbank Farm Roundtrip: 3.0 miles High Point: 300 feet Elevation gain: 275 feet Contact: Greenbank Farm  Notes: Some trails are open to equestrians Access: From Mulkiteo take Washington State Ferry to Clinton on Whidbey Island. Then continue north on SR 525 for 14 miles to Greenbank and turn […]