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Listed below are travel articles describing scenic driving tours in Washington State. Learn the details of specific routes including highlights and points of interest, maps of the route, length of route and tips on winter travel. Related websites and travel books are also recommended on this page.
Seattle - Leavenworth - Coulee Dam (3 days and 2 nights)
Rosenoff Road - an alternate route between Moses Lake and Ritzville
Driving the Pacific Coast Oregon and Washington, 6th Edition
by Kathy Strong. March 2006, 6th edition, Paperback, 208 pages, (guidebook)
On the Road Around the Pacific Northwest: The Fly-Drive Guide to Oregon,
Washington and British Columbia. by Fred Gebhart, Maxine Cass. June 1998,
Paperback, 372 pages, (guidebook).
Washington, Oregon, and British Columbia are treated as a single destination, linked by a network of recommended routes.
Quick Escapes Pacific Northwest: Getaways from Portland, Seattle, and
Vancouver, B.C. by Christine Cunningham. June 2007, Paperback, 8th edition,
224 pages, (guidebook).
Includes: travel directions, destination highlights, activities for morning and afternoon, choice restaurants and lodgings, special events and festivals, shopping, local sources of information, detailed, helpful maps.
Driving tours or highway routes that have been designated as a National Scenic Byway or All American Road by either the Federal Highway Administration's National Scenic Byways (NSB) Program or the United States Forest Service (USFS). Includes route description, historical notes, scenic attractions and recreational opportunities.
Heritage Audio Driving Tour Guides
Northwest Heritage Resources has produced 6 heritage tour guides for 6 different areas of Washington state. These tours are available as books with CDs or audio tapes and can be ordered on the web.
Suggested Itineraries and trips around Washington State.
Best selection of books on the Northwest.
Best Places to Kiss in the Northwest: A Romantic Travel Guide by Teri Citterman. Hundreds of detailed reviews cover the coziest inns, resorts, B&Bs, hotels, and restaurants in Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia, with all-new "lip" rankings that rate each spot's kiss-ability. Order now...
Pacific Northwest Haunts by Joe Teeples. This ghostly field guide lists over 270 haunted locations in the Pacific Northwest that ghost hunters can easily visit. Includes street addresses, photographs, and historical information about the spirits and areas involved in spectral hauntings. Order now...
Where To Find Hundreds Of Spectacular Waterfalls In Washington, Oregon, And Idaho by Gregory Alan Plumb. At-a-glance table for selecting waterfalls by scenic rating, form, how to access, best season to go and defining characteristics. To help you select, each waterfall is keyed for accessibility by car, on foot, or by canoe or raft and rated for magnitude and aesthetic value. Order now...
Fodor's Pacific Northwest: with Oregon, Washington and Vancouver, 21st Edition. Written by local experts, this guide has the latest information with expansive insights, illustrations, recommendations, advice and trip planning tools, such as easy to read maps, to plan your exciting adventure in the Pacific Northwest. Order now...
Hidden Pacific Northwest: Including Oregon, Washington, Vancouver, Victoria, and Coastal British Columbia by Eric Lucas. The ultimate guide with information on over 300 hiking trails, 700 campgrounds, and 200 beaches, parks, and wilderness areas. The book reviews a wide range of unique accommodations, including boutique hotels in Seattle, stone-and-wood lodges in the Cascades, and seaside B&Bs. Order now...
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