Every year we are reminded that there is a fireworks ban for residents of Olympia, Tumwater and Lacey. Residents setting off fireworks in your neighborhood is rarely a treat, and often a stress for pets (how many missing or...Read More
One of the best ways to entertain and tire out your kids is to go for a walk or hike. Our friends over at Exotic Hikes have a great ebook for hikes with kids. The Olympia Farmers’ Market is great and now open year round on...Read More
Historical Bed and Breakfast with Day Spa in walking distance to downtown Olympia. One of only...Read More
Capture the Tag is a local competition, sort of like a treasure hunt. With $15000 in prizes it sounds like something well worth the effort to participate in. Basically you hunt around town with your smart-phone making sure you...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.