Category - Get Outdoors

We all know Washington state’s capital region for its iconic 287-foot dome, but courtesy of the team here at Experience Olympia, visitors now have 20 more, iconic locations to explore while in town. Launching this fall, visitors will find selfie-ready signs–coined “Selfie

It’s been an unbeatable summer here in the Pacific Northwest. Hardly a cloud in sight and a holiday weekend on the horizon. Time for the next installment of our summer bucket list series. This time, we’re turning to the experts at West Bay Paddleboards to enlighten us on

It's festival season in the Olympia region and it’s all about the fresh fare and culinary talent. Foodies rejoice!

From the two brew fests that celebrate the region’s history of brewing excellence to the quirky happenings at the Thurston County Fairgrounds, visitors

Dust off those clubs—it’s high time for a round of golf in the Pacific Northwest. Aside from a few spring showers here and there, the sun is peeking out and the greens of Washington state’s capital region beckon. Whether you’re a seasoned pro looking to perfect your

Unpack Once, More To Explore

Thursday, January 26, 2017 11:00 AM by Experience Olympia & Beyond

Whether you’re a weekend warrior looking for fresh tracks or a gourmand in search of the region’s freshest oysters, the area's location at the foot of Puget Sound offers a home base for adventures of all kinds. Plan a long weekend to explore the Olympic Peninsula or a week-long

They say all good things must come to an end, but what about sending this summer out with a bang?

Whether it’s fun on the water, fresh and local food or outdoor gaming that defines the season for you, we invite you to celebrate the unofficial end of summer with our top five ways