The Pacific Northwest has always been the place to go if you want to admire nature in all its glory, and Federal Way is the city located among the most stunning destinations of the region. The Evergreen State welcomes all outdoors enthusiasts with its national and state parks that cannot be compared to anything else.
Book an RV in Federal Way and find yourself in a city that is all about nature. The Pacific Bonsai Museum will help you find your inner peace among the bonsai and many other different types of trees from all over the globe, while the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden features hundreds of species of this stunning plant. In addition, there are many parks brimming with greenery where you can get away from the busy city.
After a short ride north in your Federal Way camper rental, you will get to Seattle, the largest city in the state of Washington and home to the famous Space Needle. Tacoma is another neighbor of Federal Way, and offers unique museums, including the futuristic Museum of Glass.
The Great Outdoors
The snow-capped mountain peaks towering above deep green conifers is what attracts wandering travelers to Washington. Take your Federal Way rental RV to Mount Rainier National Park and explore the varying terrains that house thousands of species of plants and wildlife. From the unparalleled beauty of wildflowers to glaciers frozen in time, you are in for a breathtaking excursion. There are dozens of trails to hike, that pass by waterfalls, lakes, and roaring rivers under towering Mount Rainier. You can also find a great place for your tent or hammock and then go climbing or biking through the untouched wilderness.
If you want to go to a place which has something for everyone, jump in your Federal Way motorhome rental and travel for about two hours to Olympic National Park. Start your exploration at Ruby Beach and Rialto Beach, both natural statues carved by the forces of nature on the banks of the Pacific Coast. Hike the trails through the rainforests and make your way through lush greenery, while stopping along the rivers and streams for rest and refreshment. Experienced mountaineers will put their skills to the test while climbing to the snowy peaks. After an adventurous day, retreat to the Federal Way rental camper and rest your eyes on the starry sky above.
Get your Federal Way travel trailer rental on the road and travel to Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument. Conquer the summit of the mountain and you will find yourself standing on the edge of a crater of an active volcano. Take a break on the shore of Spirit Lake and catch a reflection of Mount St. Helens on its glassy surface. Go through the lava tubes in the Ape Caves or meet some mountain goats while exploring the peaks of Mount Margaret. Climbers of all levels can find a suitable trail to reach the rim of the crater. There is a wide range of activities you can do here, from hiking and biking to camping and fishing. Visit the Johnston Ridge Observatory to find out more about the strong eruption that changed the surrounding landscape and catch the stunning vistas of the volcano on camera.
There are tons of great options when it comes to parking your travel trailer rental near Federal Way. Dash Point State Park has a campground with over 100 RV sites with full hookups, and it is pet-friendly. The park has beach access and lots of hiking trails for energetic campers. It is close to the city and shopping opportunities are less than 20 minutes away.
Seattle/Tacoma KOA in the neighboring Kent has a swimming pool, propane on site, and a nice pavilion, in addition to sites with full hookups. You can rent a bike and enjoy the Green River Trail close by. Prepare a meal for you and your friends in the camp kitchen or visit some of the restaurants and shopping centers in the vicinity.
Adventurers heading towards Mount Rainier can stop at Rainbow RV Resort. The resort offers a camp store, fire pits and barbeque facilities, and a kitchen. Park your Federal Way rental motorhome in one of the full hook-up sites. Rent a boat and go fishing on Tanwax Lake and make your stay even more exciting.
On the shore of Hood Cove, about 90 miles from Federal Way, is Cove RV Park and Country Store. It could be a nice destination for those visiting Olympic National Park. The RV sites have full hookups, picnic tables, and fire rings. The country store offers groceries, propane, and other necessities. The park is surrounded by beaches and hiking trails.
The city of Federal Way has three bus providers – King County Metro, Pierce Transit, and Sound Transit Express, making it easy for you to move around even when you are not in your Federal Way RV rental. When you are feeling energetic and ready for some fun, visit the Wild Waves Theme & Water Park and enjoy exciting rides and huge waves in the wave pool. To continue your aquatic adventure, visit the Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center.
There are lots of wonderful parks within the city limits where you can find some peace and tranquility, such as Dash Point State Park and West Hybloes Wetlands Park. If you are hunting for some good food, you can visit the Federal Way Farmers Market or choose from various restaurants serving fresh dishes representing many different countries and cuisines. If you happen to be touring the area in early September, you can complete your experience by listening to some excellent music and sampling quality beer at Federal Way Rhythm & Brews Festival.