seattle is the largest city in both the state of washington and the pacific northwest region of north america. the city is situated on an isthmus between puget sound (an inlet of the pacific ocean) and lake washington, about 100 miles south of the canada–united states border.
the columbia river gorge is a canyon of the columbia river in the pacific northwest of the united states. up to 4,000 feet deep, the canyon stretches for over 80 miles as the river winds westward through the cascade range forming the boundary between the state of washington to the north and oregon to the south. •
remember to tag your finds #cascadiaexplored on your adventures wherever you are in oregon, washington, british columbia, and n cali! also please pack out what you pack in.
3 weeks ago
Location: lower lewis falls, washington
photographer: @davidleahyphotography •
the forest service and usgs refers to this simply as lower falls, but pretty much every guidebook its ever been mentioned in have it listed as either lower lewis falls or lower lewis river falls and the precedent goes back decades. •
comet and christine falls is a 4.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near ashford, washington that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. the trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and bird watching and is best used from july until october. (alltrails.com) •
diablo lake is a reservoir in the north cascade mountains of northern washington state, united states. created by diablo dam, the lake is located between ross lake and gorge lake on the skagit river at an elevation of 1,201 feet above sea level. #cascadiaexplored
selected by: @jeff_bell_photos •