Washington is known as the Evergreen State and has an abundance of trees that stay lush and green all year long. If you are looking for a wilderness camping experience that is close to the city, reserve an RV lot at Shadygreen Campground in Auburn, Washington. This campground is located near the city and provides quick access to the attractions and Mount Rainier.
Shadygreen Campground is open all year long and provides guests with a relaxing camping experience. They offer electricity and water hookups as well as well kept RV lots. The campground is located next to the Stuck River, so you can play in the water and explore the natural environment around you. There are picnic shelters on site and clean restrooms. Bask in the glory of the temperate climate of the Puget Sound and surround yourself with greenery and natural beauty. You will get to take in the fresh air and find out why residents love this place so much.
Vasa Park Resort
There is nothing like being in nature to bring families closer together and you will be in for an amazing treat when you visit Vasa Park Resort in beautiful Sammamish, Washington. Located 11 miles from downtown Seattle, this resort has it all. Guests will get to enjoy swimming, kayaking, hiking, and so much more.
This resort is located on the banks of Lake Sammamish, and is a wonderful place that your whole family will enjoy. There are large parks all around the lake and plenty of summer events to keep everyone entertained.
Vasa Park Resort offers full service RV hookups for those who want to spend some time away in the great outdoors. You will get to enjoy all of the lush, green natural scenery that Washington has to offer and will be close enough to the city so you can take in a sporting event or do some shopping.
Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
See where the Nisqually River and the Pacific Ocean meet, this delta is home to a variety of birds, fish, and other wildlife. Take part in bird watching tours, go on hikes that take you through wetlands teeming with life, be sure to take a walk on the Nisqually Estuary Boardwalk Trail which will offer amazing views of the scenery.
Manchester State Park
Port Orchard, WA
In this 111-acre camping park, you'll have a secluded, wooded area to park your RV, where you can enjoy the sights and sounds of Fir and Maple woods as you sit by your campfire. There?s a 1/4 mile hike to the 3,400 foot shoreline of Rich Passage in Puget Sound, where you can swim, kayak or boat. You can explore the historical sites nearby, check out the Bremerton Navy exhibits, and you will be close enough to town. A great RV rental destination.
Trailer Inns RV Park of Seattle/Bellevue
Although Kent in Washington is not big on RV camping, it does have some spots for those who need to stay a night or two. The Trailer Inns RV Park of Seattle/Bellevue is the perfect option for those who wish to be close to all the attractions Seattle has to offer. Although the parking spaces are quite small and narrow, they can accommodate rigs of up to 60 ft. These sites have full hookups and for those who still require a bit of entertainment after experiencing the delights of Seattle, will find the 30-channel free cable TV to fill the spot. The park also offers phone hookups and basic WiFi. Guests also have access to a clubhouse and game room, indoor heated swimming pool, sauna and indoor hot tubs. The park also houses laundry facilities and sells propane gas for those who need it. The park also happens to be one of the only local parks that are pet-friendly.
Washington State Capitol
Go on a free tour and discover the architectural splendor of the building and the intricate history of Washington State. The building is very unique, it has survived three earthquakes, it has the fifth tallest masonry dome in the world, and the tallest in the U.S., and has the largest amount of solar panels found in any American capitol.
The Space Needle
Known as the icon of the Pacific Northwest, it was once the tallest structure west of the Mississippi, with a height of 605 feet. You can enjoy 360 degree views of the city, and of the Cascade Mountains and Mount Rainier, as you dine at the Sky City restaurant. Your trip to Seattle wouldn?t be complete without visiting the top of the needle.
Seattle is home to more than 400 city parks, which encompass 10.2 percent of its land area. There are many to choose from, yet the most popular is perhaps Discovery Park which has 534 acres located on the shores of Puget Sound, it contains 11.81 miles of walking trails, and it is city?s largest public park. Bears and cougars have been sighted in this rugged terrain and on clear days you will be fortunate enough to have stunning views of Mt Rainier, a 14,411-foot glacier-encrusted volcano. This park offers urban dwellers a rich natural area to escape the city, but it is actually within city limits.