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Okanogan Trails Scenic Byway

This beautiful drive is 83 miles long. It begins in Pateros and follows the Okanogan River to the Canadian border. Visit roadside fruit stands as you travel through orchards, many owned by third and fourth generation farmers. Historical markers narrate a rich history along the route. The byway provides access to the Audubon Society’s Great Washington Birding Trail, Lake Osoyoos and Conconully state parks, as well as the Highland Historic Loop Drive and the Many Lakes Historic Loop Drive. okanogancountry.com, okanogantrails.com

Top 10 Fall Color Corridors on the Cascade Loop
The thing that folks love most about the Cascade Loop is its diversity of views throughout the byway, and fall colors are no exception. The colors are wild and vibrant and showcase a range of colors and textures as you explore the route. Travel counter-clockwise for the best views and know that as always, Mother Nature sets the schedule for when and how the colors change. Typically however, travelers can expect peak colors from the last week of September through mid-October. Special note: due to COVID-19 most Autumn public events… Read More >>>>
North Cascades Smokejumper Base
Two air-horn blasts, loud enough to be heard in every corner of camp brings a scurry of activity at North Cascades Smokejumper Base. The men and women stationed here have two minutes to don their protective jump suits and gather at the airfield. Read More >>>>
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