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.

SkagitVisitor can help you discover it all.

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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Venues

Few areas in Washington state offer the artistic and cultural diversity found in Skagit County.

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Performance Groups

Music, dance and theatre have each found a welcome home, with plenty of community support.

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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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Padilla Bay

Padilla Bay includes a state park, a national estuarine sanctuary and the charming towns of Bow-Edison and Bayview.

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Clear Lake / Big Lake

Just over the hills, east of Mount Vernon, lies a valley with a chain of beautiful lakes.

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