To some the Maryhill Museum of Art will be much more than a Day Trip, however we have known...Read More
Category: Day Trips
The Seattle Space Needle turns fifty this year. Built for Seattle’s World Fair, it has become an icon synonymous with Seattle. It is in ever movie about Seattle (it even gets moved around graphically to better...Read More
The Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge has undergone a transformation over the past couple of years. The old six mile loop is no more. It was closed just on two years ago as the refuge underwent some rehabilitation and...Read More
So if you are looking for a fun day to fill a day around Olympia here is a suggestion that will not break the bank. First head off to Wolf Haven and take a tour (which start on the hour). You get to learn a lot about wolves and...Read More
What is Basecamp?
Olympia is your Basecamp to the surrounding area! It is the ideal place to base yourself for a few days while you explore the region. The Olympic National Park, Mount Rainier, Mount St Helens, the coast, even Seattle are all great day trips from Olympia.
Why not stay a week, one day traveling out of town and the the next staying in town and see a show, visit the Capital, wander Percival Landing, feel the vibe of the Farmers Market.