Atop Oyster Dome overlooking Samish Bay. San Juan Islands and Vancouver Island in the distance. B. Smithgall photo)
Posted in Puget Sound Hikes

Oyster Lovers’ Adventure: Oyster Dome Hike and Oysters on the Beach

Oyster Dome is a polished promontory atop Blanchard Mountain with a stunning view of Samish Bay and the Salish Sea, including distant views to the…

Posted in Puget Sound Hikes

Birds, Bluffs, and Beachcombing: Historic Ebey’s Landing on Whidbey Island

This adventure has it all: Historic buildings, including a restored homestead and cemetery; stunning views of the Olympics and Mt. Rainier; a shoreline and lagoon…