Chihuly Garden and Glass
After you visit the space needle you must make a stop at the Chihuly garden to take in the color and creativity and imagination of this well known glass artist. There are indoor displays featuring portraits and Native American art, outdoor glass art combines with lovely botanical displays, and there?s a 40-foot tall glasshouse covering 4,500 square feet, with red, orange, yellow and amber colors.
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.
Gig Harbor RV Park
Gig Harbor, WA
Stay in the midst of the rugged Pacific Northwest at Gig Harbor RV Resort. This stunning venue is only minutes away from many of the fjords, islands, and forests that make Seattle and Tacoma such popular travel destinations. The RV park itself is within minutes of Henderson Bay and Raft Island, and Point Defiance Park and Commencement Bay are just across the eastern strait. Plus the park is only a twenty minute drive from downtown Tacoma and an array of urban sights and activities. Guests can also relax on site with free WiFi, a playground, a laundry room, electrical hookups, cable TV access, a picnic area, restrooms, and a dump station. The park also hosts and helps organize workshops and educational programs intended with northwest coastal life in mind. Early June has a Painting and Varnishing Plywood Boats Workshop scheduled, and there?s also a Community Boat Restoration Program for Women held on every Thursday and Friday.
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.
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.
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.
Hands On Children's Museum
The museum features 8 themed galleries on science and nature, plus an enhanced arts studio. Children and adults will learn about good eating habits, about the local ecosystem, nature and much more. Kids will get a chance to connect with nature in the half-acre Outdoor Discovery Center, a unique space not found anywhere else in Washington State.
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.