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South Whidbey State Park: South Forest Discovery Trail Loop

South Whidbey State Park is a hidden gem, tucked into the rural south end of Whidbey Island in Washington State. While the park isn't big, it's well worth a visit if you happen to be on the island. In recent years the park had to shut down its campground due to dangerous trees so even… Continue reading South Whidbey State Park: South Forest Discovery Trail Loop

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Local Adventures: Maxwelton Outdoor School

Maxwelton Outdoor School was the work of teachers and local folks on the south end of Whidbey Island, and it has developed into a lush green paradise only a few miles from the Clinton ferry dock, that takes people to Seattle. The school is 21 years old now, and you can see the changes that… Continue reading Local Adventures: Maxwelton Outdoor School

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Local Adventures: Freeland Park and Beach

Tuesday was a chilly, but slightly sunny day (and no rain), so I took the boys to Freeland Park and Beach, on south Whidbey Island. The park is located just outside of the small town, and is walkable from the grocery store, if one is visiting the island. The park itself has many parking spots,… Continue reading Local Adventures: Freeland Park and Beach