Welcome To Skagit County!

Whether you’re here for a long weekend or looking to put down roots, you’re in a special place that stretches from saltwater beaches on the Salish Sea to snow-capped Cascade peaks. And of course the Skagit River, which has defined our region for centuries, runs through it.

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Things To Do

Kayaking

Kayaking is a great way to get out on the waters of western Skagit County and the nearby San Juan Islands.

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Farmer's Markets

Farmers markets start opening up in May, and many run through mid-October, with the fresh produce reflecting the seasons.

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Whale Watching

Take advantage of Anacortes’ proximity to world-class orca watching.

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Communities

Burlington

Burlington is a mix of old and new, with its historic shopping district and more modern shopping mall and outlet shops that draw shoppers from Seattle and Vancouver, BC.

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Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon is not only Skagit County's largest town, it is a gateway to many of the experiences that make the Northwest such a special place.

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La Conner

La Conner is the kind of place where people park the car and walk the streets as they enjoy several blocks of antique stores, boutiques, gift shops and restaurants.

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