Thanks to LeRoy Gmazel of Snoqualmie Falls
Thirty minutes from Seattle, next to the majestic Snoqualmie Falls
, an indulgent country getaway will cost you [euro]207 a night.
They include whale watching, a visit to Snoqualmie Falls
(35 miles away from Seattle), Mount Rainier (90 miles away), and Mount St.
Perched at the top of 268-foot Snoqualmie Falls
, Salish Lodge is less than 30 miles east of Seattle but feels a world away.
Their address was Route 1, Snoqualmie Falls
, Washington, and it became home to a menagerie of chickens, game birds, goats, a cow, a steer, and a burro.
Race sponsors are local bike shops or companies including: Shimano, Diamondback Bicycles, Webscorer, Alpine Hut, Sonadei, Snoqualmie Falls
Brewery, Full Speed Ahead, Platypus, Gregg's Cycles and Second Ascent.
I vividly recall a 1989 helicopter ride marked by spectacular views of Mount Rainier, a rainbow at Snoqualmie Falls
and picturesque villages.
Rainer, Snoqualmie Falls
or a stay in town to visit the Space Needle, take a boat cruise or visit a winery.
Reed is the brewer for Snoqualmie Falls
It starts in Washington's Cascade Mountains as three separate forks and, at the city limits of Snoqualmie, the river's Snoqualmie Falls
cascade in a spectacular, 268-foot drop.
If you're a kayak wanna-be, Bliss recommends a mile-long beginner's training stretch below Snoqualmie Falls
, called the powerhouse run.
, with its spectacular 268-foot waterfall, provided a natural boundary which coincidentally divided the tribe into two ecological zones: wooded riverine and open prairie.