From Land or by Sea Water, Water Everywhere

Anacortes Water Everywhere

Point yourself in just about any direction in Anacortes and you’ll find yourself mere steps away from being surrounded by water, water everywhere. Whether landlubber or old salt, a kid or a kid at heart, choices abound. Pick up a boxed lunch at any of the local eats downtown and…

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Winter Birding Events Take Flight

Winter Birding in the Skagit Valley

Desperate to defy the winter doldrums? We have a remedy – and it’s all natural! “Birds of Winter: A Skagit Valley Experience” celebrates this region’s star status as a sanctuary for migratory birds – a natural wonderland boasting fertile farmland, forests, beaches, rivers, wetlands and lakes. The festival, spearheaded by…

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Paradise for Bird Photographers

Anacortes Winter Bird Watching

We could name-drop all day about renowned bird photographers who have successfully stalked local wildlife in search of gallery worthy images. Just visit the websites of Art Wolfe and the late Lee Mann to see stunning photographs of winged subjects ranging from Great Blue Herons to Trumpeter Swans. We have…

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